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Hopefully someone much more technologically wise can give me some pointers on this, and how to hopefully fix the issue:

Earlier last year, I decided to create a new website with Squarespace, to eventually replace my old website that runs on a different domain. Everything was easy peasy, everything worked great, except GSC kept telling me the URLs on my products and categories are too long. I was getting good sales, people seemed to not have a problem finding my site. But still, GSC told me the urls are too long - So I changed the names of categories, and some products - which, obviously, caused all products to no longer be available to Google, since those urls are no longer valid.

I did quite a few manual 301 redirects from the old url to the new ones - but GSC still says there are 94 pages not indexed, and the last crawl date shows N/A. I've been trying to submit the new urls manually to have them indexed - but no change on GSC.

I've resubmitted the sitemap multiple times, though that seems to be happening automatically anyway, so that's probably overkill anyway.ScreenShot2024-01-16at3_23_15PM.thumb.png.2494df343553cb6cef99fa088ea8db03.png 

Orders and visits to my site have dropped wayyyy down.
Is there a way to fix this indexing issue to bring my site back up, in a way that a technologically challenged person like me can do that on my own?
(I did not connect my two sites - the old one runs on Opencart, and I'd hate to break that one as well as this one in the process).

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On 1/16/2024 at 12:24 PM, Sheepincognito said:

Hopefully someone much more technologically wise can give me some pointers on this, and how to hopefully fix the issue:

Earlier last year, I decided to create a new website with Squarespace, to eventually replace my old website that runs on a different domain. Everything was easy peasy, everything worked great, except GSC kept telling me the URLs on my products and categories are too long. I was getting good sales, people seemed to not have a problem finding my site. But still, GSC told me the urls are too long - So I changed the names of categories, and some products - which, obviously, caused all products to no longer be available to Google, since those urls are no longer valid.

I did quite a few manual 301 redirects from the old url to the new ones - but GSC still says there are 94 pages not indexed, and the last crawl date shows N/A. I've been trying to submit the new urls manually to have them indexed - but no change on GSC.

I've resubmitted the sitemap multiple times, though that seems to be happening automatically anyway, so that's probably overkill anyway.ScreenShot2024-01-16at3_23_15PM.thumb.png.2494df343553cb6cef99fa088ea8db03.png 

Orders and visits to my site have dropped wayyyy down.
Is there a way to fix this indexing issue to bring my site back up, in a way that a technologically challenged person like me can do that on my own?
(I did not connect my two sites - the old one runs on Opencart, and I'd hate to break that one as well as this one in the process).

Screen Shot 2024-01-16 at 3.24.05 PM.png

I have the same problem with my services page which I feel should be indexed. I've requested it to be so a few times but nothing yet. Have you had any success or new insight here? Anyone?

 

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