We are currently experiencing a sudden drop of rank on search keywords
(from 4. to not in 100) on plovila.hr domain on keyword "plovila" (and
I think that I know why, and need some advice from Googlers (or anyone
else who knows how to do it).
Here is the layout of the system: we have 3 domains (plovila.hr,
boatdiscover.com and boatdiscover.de). When a visitor comes from
Croatia, the domain stays at hr and th content is displayed in
croatian language. But, when GoogleBot visit ur site, GeoIP script
identifies it as an english speaking visitor and redirects to
boatdiscover.com and displays content in english.
So, my question is how to manage this 3 domains so Google will index
hr domain in croatian, com domain in english and de domain as german?
And how to tell Google that this is the same content but strictly in
different languages (so not the same!)
We really need this funcinality, because we will launch this sites in
So my problem is: If I remove the redirecting english visitors to com
domain, Google will always see just content in english and this is not
interesting for our croatian visitors. How to manage this so Google
index all 3 languages and we do not get penalized because of