Google seems to only index javascript, and not the content, of pages in Confluence cloud

I set up a new Confluence cloud instance a few days ago. So far Google has indexed three pages of the site, but it seems it is only seeing the javascript. The results are showing no actual page content, and the cached copy of the pages is only showing a confluence icon, and no actual content from the pages.

 

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Google search:   site:thegarnet.atlassian.net

 

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Facebook - Confluence

https://thegarnet.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/FAC/overview

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Facebook. Overview · Pages · Blog. {"serverDuration": 72, "requestCorrelationId": "0057b8a9d9c75950"}

Book Notes - Confluence

https://thegarnet.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/BN/overview

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Book Notes. Overview · Pages · Blog. {"serverDuration": 44, "requestCorrelationId": "00e0e291a2b0db8f"}

Garnet Chaney - Confluence

https://thegarnet.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/~admin/overview

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Garnet Chaney. Overview · Pages · Blog. {"serverDuration": 45, "requestCorrelationId": "00c83f8367f321ed"}

 

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However I have seen a couple of other cloud sites where it seems google is indexing the content.  For example:

 

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site:nathanwailes.atlassian.net

 

Race - My Thoughts on Various Topics - Nathan Wailes

https://nathanwailes.atlassian.net/wiki/display/MTOVT/Race

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Racial discrimination · 2011.09.06 - NYT - One Sperm Donor, 150 Offspring. I think in the future people may choose who to have offspring with like they buy stuff ...

Michael Seibel (Justin.tv / Socialcam) - My Thoughts on Various ...

https://nathanwailes.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/MTOVT/pages/1769819

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Michael: My name is Michael Seibel. I am a current YC partner. I started two companies. One was called Justin.tv, which I ended up selling to Amazon. The other ...

Is the Stock Market Just a Glorified Casino? - My Thoughts on Various ...

https://nathanwailes.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/MTOVT/pages/1770175

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Related pages. Games of chance / Gambling · Habit-Forming Substances / Activities. Q: Is the stock market just a glorified casino? Are all these "investors" really ...

Flashcards (Algorithms and Data Structures) - My Thoughts on Various ...

https://nathanwailes.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/MTOVT/pages/29294596

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Here is an explanation of how to programmatically create Anki deck packages: http://decks.wikia.com/wiki/Anki_APKG_format_documentation; Here's an ...

 

 

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Any idea why the difference?

 

 

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Bump....  Does anyone have an idea on this?  Confluence in the cloud is not too useful to me if the content I am putting in the wiki is not going to get indexed properly. 

I have the same problem. We have public documentation, but it cannot be found through Google, obviously because Google has only this javascript trash in his cache. For other pages, Google states "No information is available for this page". Most of our Confluence pages are not indexed at all.

Have you found a solution in the meantime? Did you get in contact with Atlassian regarding this problem?

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