Google wrote on Twitter “We have disabled the “Request Indexing” feature of the URL Inspection Tool, in order to make some infrastructure changes. We expect it will return in the coming weeks. We continue to find & index content through our regular methods, as covered here.”
Now Question is What is “Request Indexing” feature in Google Webmaster or Search Console?
Google Crawl our Website in few Days or in Few weeks So We have to be patient and monitor progress using either the Index Status report or the URL Inspection tool.
But If you’ve recently added or made changes to a page on your site, and you want to index that page, you can request that Google re-index your page using any of the request Indexing Method. You Can Also Take the Help of a Digital Marketing Agency to Rank You Website With the Guidance of Industry Experts.
Why Google Suspend “Request Indexing” Feature.
There is no information as to why Google disabled the indexing feature, but it comes at a difficult time during a pandemic when small and large businesses rely heavily on SEO for digital growth and sales.
New content will now be found through a website’s sitemap. As Google Mention That they will index through Regular Method i.e Sitemap.
When “Request Index” Feature Will Come Back?
There is no exact timeline on the indexing feature to return, just that it will return in the upcoming weeks.