Google’s John Mueller confirmed that Google Search doesn’t have a penalty for having too many redirects. John stated on Twitter “No, Google will not penalize a website for having 15 redirects (or another quantity).”
There was clearly some misunderstanding someplace…
No, Google will not penalize a website for having 15 redirects (or another quantity).
— 🍌 John 🍌 (@JohnMu) February 21, 2021
i learn this totally different as they’re speaking about 301 hyperlink constructing and they’re warning that they’ve over 15 websites linking to them with 301 redirects
— Earl Gray (@syndk8) February 22, 2021
Sure, Google did have a too many redirects error with Sitemaps:
Plus, you possibly can doubtlessly redirect a penalty to your personal website however I lined that quite a few occasions. It isn’t so simple as it sounds. Do some searches on this website for redirect penalties and you will notice.
However when it comes to Google penalizing a website as a result of it has too many redirects, that’s not one thing Google does.
Discussion board dialogue at Twitter.