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Paul Jameson
09-05-2012, 08:33 AM
A canonical URL is a URL that is the best indexed version. It does not contain any duplicate material which can be a problem when using inconsistent links as the same content can get indexed many times for different URLs and this can cause problems.

09-06-2012, 02:07 AM
Canonical URL is the search engine friendly URL that you want the search engines to treat as authoritative. In other words, a canonical URL is the URL that you want visitors to see.

09-06-2012, 02:24 AM
Canonicalization is the process of picking the best url when there are several choices, and it usually refers to home pages.