Solution: Renovating your website without losing your search engine ranking
This is required reading before you redesign/renovate your website. You could lose all of your cherished search engine rankings for a significant time or even permanently. Here are a couple sites I’ve found that half already covered the topic.
27 Jun 2008 … How can I make sure that I don’t lose my search engine rankings? … you’ll be in a good position to manage your site redesign with care. … reports we’ve read say that Google will come back again if a page fails once. …After a redesign be sure to run a link validator on your website to be sure … www.yourseoplan.com/website-redesign-seo/