I am looking for someone to sort out a problem i have....
I have a website that is on my .com domain name....
I have just purchased a .[url removed, login to view] domain name as I want the search engines to pick up that my site is of Australian origin, The company that is doing my meta tag optomisation said the easiest way to do this is to buy the .[url removed, login to view] domain which i have done....
The .[url removed, login to view] domain has been pointed to the .com website but the optomisation company had this to say:
Unfortunately your site is hosted on a server owned by
[url removed, login to view] and is located in the USA. The
combination of your site having a .com domain and being hosted in USA
means that Google does not recognise your site as being Australian.
The easiest solution to overcome this problem without moving your
website to a new hosting provider is to register a .[url removed, login to view] domain
Your hosting provider should allow you to use both domain names on your
I have spoken to my hosting company and they are not aware on how to do this,
Somone mentioned a 301 redirection....but i dont know what this is or how to do it..I want search engines to pick up both the .com and .[url removed, login to view] domains without getting any penalties from the search engines...
I hope someone knows what i am on about