I have a question about the ranking/list order in the results at Google. Where should I post my question?
Would it be best on Stack Overflow, Super User or Server Fault?
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Questions about how the Google algorithm work really doesn't fit into any of the Stack Overflow sites (SOFU for short) as it's not the target audience or field of capture for the family of sites.
Well i am developper and webmaster for that site. It was made for a customer. The customer asks me now, why -- while searching for the same phrase -- one day, his site is listed top 1 or 2, but the other day it is not listed at all. But if he searches for a slightly different phrase (namely plural instead of singular), the website is found and listed top 5. Then, after a few days, the site is back number 1 with the original search phrase. My question is, what causes this "found"/"not found" in google and how can I avoid it. The site is somewhat SE optimized using google webmaster tools.
Won't fit here as it's not a programming question. You would need to ask it in a way of how you would create an algorithm like Google has if you were to ask the question at SO.
Won't fit here as it's not about servers or system admin. For it to be, the question might have to be asked like you wanting to work out how to do some load balancing across the servers that are being queried by millions per second. But right now, it would not fit here.
Won't fit here as it's not a computer question. Unless it was about prefences or something other than how your site is returned.
The Stack Exchange network has grown a lot since this was originally posted, and there is now Webmasters SE, and they have a pagerank tag. If this is still an issue, try asking over there. :)