Google webmaster tools is the best way to optimize our website for search engine.You can submit sitemap to Google from it, Changing Geographic location for your website and lots more.Recently Ehowportal got authority sitelinks from Google & it is all because of Demoting my blog URL to Google Webmaster tools.

Google Webmaster Tools Demote Sitelinks

To demote your website URL for sitelinks, just log on to Google webmaster tools with your Google accounts and switch to site configuration>sitelinks.Now add your blog URL at demote this sitelinks demotion URL and click on demote option.You can demote upto 100 URLs, and demotions are effective for 90 days from your most recent visit to the Sitelinks page in Webmaster Tools as per webmaster tools help.

Since it takes around 90 days to show sitelinks for your sites and update it on SERP, no one would like to remove it.However, if you believe that Google has implemented sitelink URL for your blog but unwanted URL is appearing on sitelinks, so you can remove specific sitelink URL from your Google webmaster tools account.All you need to so is click on remove demotion button appearing besides your sitelinks and you have done.You can suggest another best URL from your site by demoting it.


  1. Hi I just don’t understand how to demote the links from the site or i dont know the proper procedure to use it please help me and let me know how should i demote links.

    Many Thanks!

    • Demote a sitelink URL:

      1.On the Webmaster Tools Home page, click the site you want.
      2.Under Site configuration, click Sitelinks.
      3. In the For this search result box, complete the URL for which you don’t want a specific sitelink URL to appear. (How to find the right URL.)
      4.In the Demote this sitelink URL box, complete the URL of the sitelink you want to demote.

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