In checking my email, I found early this week I received an email from the above party, telling me they will notify me by email of any errors they find when crawling my site... Did we all get one? I wonder if they are doing it because of problems mentioned by staff early this week...
If a person has a site registered with Google Webmaster Tools then they all received the same message. It is also a message alert when you sign in. Seems to me that they are doing it as a courtesy to webmasters since many of them just ignore the message center when they log in. This can help you a lot if you have control over your site's database but it is of no consequence if Hubpages is the only site you are monitoring.
Do they report errors to HubPages and not to the hubbers?
They only make reports available to the webmasters. Any errors that are found are the webmaster's responsibility to address.
I got the email too, but I have 6 websites other than HubPages. I really like this feature, I normally check my Webmaster Tools once a week at best, so it'll be nice to see if there is something wrong right away.
My hubpages are not linked to webmaster tools, but I got the email. So it's across the board.
by LindaSmith1 3 years ago
The Google Webmaster Tools provides a page rank number for pages that they have listed for you. Are these true numbers. If they say Page 2 for a particular hub, does that mean it is on Page 2 of Google search.
by Rachael M Ryhn 3 years ago
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by Snakesmum 3 years ago
For a couple of weeks now, I've been trying without success to add a sitemap to Google Webmaster Tools. Every time I test or submit the map, I get a 404 error.I've done this process before for other sites with no problem, and have read a couple of hubs on how to do it here at HP. ...
by Audrey Selig 5 years ago
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by Scott S Bateman 2 years ago
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by Kristine McAdams 5 years ago
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