Once you seek for [youtube] in Google Search, at the moment, the YouTube dwelling web page will not be rating. You get Wikipedia, the YouTube Android app on Google Play, the iOS app on Apple.com, the YouTube weblog and others however not youtube.com.
Here’s a screenshot:
It’s bizarre as a result of in case you seek for [youtube homepage] you do get the YouTube dwelling web page(s). Here’s a screenshot of that:
Channel pages are rating superb, by the best way:
And Bing is rating YouTube simply superb:
I’m not positive precisely what’s up, Google Search was rating YouTube’s homepage simply superb yesterday.
Hat tip to @Amitchauhan27_9 for this:
YouTube official web page has been de-indexed from Google.@rustybrick @JohnMu pic.twitter.com/HPchWtUVkM
— Amit Chauhan. (@Amitchauhan27_9) March 14, 2023
Even web site instructions for web site:youtube.com or web site:m.youtube.com do not return the house web page first.
SEOs, you will have any concepts on what’s going on right here?
Discussion board dialogue at Twitter.
Replace: At 3:30 pm ET it looks like YouTube’s dwelling web page is beginning to present up once more in Google Search:
YouTube’s dwelling web page is beginning to return in Google Search, up to date story https://t.co/tY8zkCYmPR pic.twitter.com/77ccExYO9F
— Barry Schwartz (@rustybrick) March 14, 2023