John Mueller Said that Content Pulled from API Is Technically Copied

  • Posted on April 13, 2018
  • Posted in Internet,Technology

It may sound obvious to you, but sometimes the clearest things may not appear as clear as you like to have it. Do you know that data feed or a piece of content fetched from API (application program interface) is technically copied? Well, maybe the news is shocking but it is literally true.

So, here comes the most important question, does copied content from an API rank in Google? Well, surprisingly the answer to this question is yes.  But still, you cannot take it for granted. By anyhow you need to figure out a proper way and ensure that the content, you pull from an API is different than content your competitors pick from the same API.

The webmaster trend analyst of Google, John Mueller has clearly mentioned this fact in his tweet:

Still, it is important to understand the fact that your site can rank for that copied content. But as a webmaster, it depends on you how fine you will use the content on your webpage because it will directly influence Google when indexing your website.

So, this is all for now. Hope the post has helped you to understand that copied content from API can also rank higher on Google. To join the discussion click here:

Meanwhile, you can also consider availing professional advice on this. Hire a dedicated SEO executive form Seocompany.Marketing and learn the art of pulling out content through an API.

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