Move Existing Article to a New Website

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I am getting rid of one of my websites and want to move an article to a different site. How do I do that without being penalized by Google?
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  • Profile picture of the author MikeFriedman
    Google won't penalize you for doing that.
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    • Profile picture of the author dave_hermansen
      Originally Posted by MikeFriedman View Post

      Google won't penalize you for doing that.
      Agreed. Even if there was such a thing as a duplicate content "penalty", it would hardly be duplicate if the other site no longer exists.

      That said, if the article ranked well, I sure would do a 301 re-direct to the new domain with it.
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  • Profile picture of the author visaboy
    no problem you can make a redirect on the new domain name... you have no risk don't worry.
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  • Profile picture of the author praetserge
    De-index the article first and then you can post it anywhere.
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