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About Re-Rank Index

You can use Re-Rank Index to update your site's ranking information without the need to recrawl your site.

Using Re-Rank Index

You can use this option whenever you make changes to certain account Ranking settings. The updated account option information is used to generate new site ranking data. Re-Rank lets you quickly and efficiently make changes to your site ranking.
By default, any new or changed website content is not included in the index. To include such content, run a full or incremental index.

Re-ranking the index of a live or staged website

You can use Re-Rank Index to update your site's ranking information without the need to recrawl your site.
To re-rank the index of a live or staged website
  1. On the product menu, do one of the following:
    • Click Index > Re-Rank Index > Live Re-Rank .
    • Click Index > Re-Rank Index > Staged Re-Rank .
  2. On the Re-Rank page, click Re-Rank Now .
  3. (Optional) Do any of the following:
    • If you chose to run Live Re-Rank , click View Last Crawl to review performance statistics for the last live index re-ranking that was performed.
    • While the re-rank is processing, click Stop Re-Rank Now to stop the index re-ranking process.
    • If indexing errors occurred following the re-rank of a staged website, click View Errors to view the associated log.

Viewing the re-ranked index log of a live or staged website

When a live index re-rank or a staged index re-rank is complete, you can view its associated log to troubleshoot any errors that occurred.
You cannot export logs, nor save them. However, the log remains available for viewing until the new index occurs.
To view the re-rank index log of a live or staged website
  1. On the product menu, do one of the following:
    • Click Index > Re-Rank Index > Live Log .
    • Click Index > Re-Rank Index > Staged Log .
  2. On the log page, at the top or bottom, do any of the following:
    • Use the navigation options First , Prev , Next , Last , or Go to line to move through the log.
    • Use the display options Errors only , Wrap line , or Show to refine what you see.