Google: The Trailing Slash Is Implied For Canonicalization

Dec 27, 2018 • 7:51 am | comments (4) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Google Search Engine Optimization
 

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter some time ago that the trailing slash after the domain name is an implied canonical. He said "The trailing slash after a domain name is always there, even if it's not shown." "It's always implied for canonicalization," he added.

Here are the tweets about this:

So if you see https://www.seroundtable.com it really means https://www.seroundtable.com/

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