The canonical URL is in a different domain.

CanonicalDomain

Level

Warning

Category

SEO

Description

The page links to a canonical URL that is located in a different domain. This is not allowed by search engines.

Recommendation

Update the canonical URL to link to a URL within the same domain.

These violations are from the Bing SEO Toolkit, and are the same violations that Bing finds when crawling the internet, it is a safe bet that Google would find much the same violations.

"exactly the same as the crawler of the search engine will see it"

Alessandro Catorcini , Lead Program Manager, Bing API

Date Recorded: 2011-11-07

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