Hi guys i really need you people have i am running a forum base site which located in /forum directory of my root .
few days back because of some down time site rank down almost 300 percent because of that i try to optimize many thing and becoz of this i wrongly changed url to furl 3 to 4 times after every 7 or 10 days becoz i was thinking that it might be reason but due to this site ranking down again .
some one told me duplicate link also cause to take down your search engine ranking.
now there is alot of duplicate link and not found link what should i do >
Should i make another directory or rename this directory to some other like "board"and remove directory "/forum" from google webmaster tool?
please help me .
Sounds like you are freaking out the bots and yes, robots txt is prbably your answer.
If you have your email in your acount for google webmaster tools, they should contact you with a problem serious enough to get de-listed. Then, you can correct the issue and appeal to get relisted.