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1. When I use the Search Bar, for example, for a card name, I must capitalize it, otherwise it leads to a nonexisting page (Achacha archer, for example). It wasn't like this a week ago.

2. Second issue: When I search through Google, the amount of results that link to this wiki have been drastically decreased. When I search for a card, it never offers a link to the card page, but only for Card Rulings, Tips, etc. Also, when I search for a character, this wiki isn't listed anywhere, but the Zexal Wiki is listed instead. MadRest 19:43, March 20, 2013 (UTC)

Leaving a comment here to note that I noticed the 1st problem before I saw this thread, but thought it was some "helpful" update from the Wikia central. Checked the second problem and can verify it. --UltimateKuriboh (talkcontribs) 19:59, March 20, 2013 (UTC)
It's just a Search Bug, they the lazy Staffs, need to hurl some efforts and make it workable. --iFredCat 20:00, March 20, 2013 (UTC)
I've been meaning to contact Wikia for help on the second issue. At first, I thought we were doing something that negatively impacts SEO. But it seems to be a sudden shift, rather than a gradual change and it's affecting all Wikia wikis, not just this one. If you search Luke Skywalker, you'll get w:c:starwars:Luke Skywalker and the Shadows of Mindor, but not w:c:starwars:Luke Skywalker. If you search Tom Riddle, you'll get his Brickipedia page but not his Harry Potter wiki page. -- Deltaneos (talk) 23:40, March 20, 2013 (UTC)

Oh, come on! Not even one of these problems has been fixed?! This wiki is gradually heading into decline, and no one seems to be centering on these absolutely headway-impeding flaws... We're probably going to lose half our traffic with this. MadRest 22:45, March 23, 2013 (UTC)

Wikia staff is working on the second issue (in fact, to my knowledge, its was fixed a few days ago and it is currently working fine for me). If you're still having issues with it, I'll mention it to staff and see what's up
As for the first issue, its always worked that way for me. Its news to me that it doesn't for others. Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 00:53, March 24, 2013 (UTC)
Neither of the issues has been fixed, even mildly. Try searching Rei Shingetsu, and see whether this wiki is listed anywhere. The first issue is deathly annoying. They better start centering on the first, at least. MadRest 14:08, March 24, 2013 (UTC)
I just searched. Rei's article is the first result. I would suggest you clear your cache. If that doesn't work, let me know and I'll contact staff. Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 23:00, March 24, 2013 (UTC)
Confirming the same observation as Cheesedude. Seems to be fine for me at least. --UltimateKuriboh (talkcontribs) 23:07, March 24, 2013 (UTC)
The first issue really needs to be fixed. Users are starting to make what should be unnecessary redirects. --Golden Key (talkcontribs) 14:54, March 25, 2013 (UTC)
I've never known search to not do that. As long as I've been here, not capitalizing something will result in the article not popping up. Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 14:56, March 25, 2013 (UTC)
Hi, the second issue is definitely fixed or in the process of being fixed - depending on the page/wiki (and possibly your location and search history). The site is being re-indexed, and we're definitely seeing things going back to normal there.
The first issue, I'm not sure about. So I've asked Rappy to look into it, and make sure that any bug tickets that need to be filed get filed. Sorry for the problem! -- sannse @fandom (help forum | blog) 18:53, March 25, 2013 (UTC)
Yes, the second issue's been fixed. MadRest 21:33, March 25, 2013 (UTC)
Wait, never mind. That appears to only work for Rei. I'll try with a cleared cache. MadRest 21:36, March 25, 2013 (UTC)
Nope, even with a cleared cache and deleted cookies, it still doesn't work. It doesn't work in Incognito mode either, so it's not due to my extensions. MadRest 21:42, March 25, 2013 (UTC)
Its working for me, for any term I type into Google that has a page here. I dunno what's going on. I'll see what I can do though. Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 00:02, March 26, 2013 (UTC)
Can you give some specific examples of what you've searched for that has not come up, please? Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 00:09, March 26, 2013 (UTC)
Rio Kastle
De-Fusion
Joey Wheeler (But Yugi Muto does show up)
Debris Dragon
Lonefire Blossom
However, some do show up, like Blue-Eyes White Dragon and Stygian Dirge. MadRest 00:12, March 26, 2013 (UTC)
Ok, this is apparently affecting several wikis. When the fix was implemented, it hit about 90% of our pages. The pages you listed are among the ones left behind. They've resubmitted the request to Google, which should fix the problem. If it is not fixed my tomorrow, staff will take further action. Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 00:43, March 26, 2013 (UTC)
Ok, Joey Wheeler and De-Fusion are fixed. Staff is running the fix a third time now, this time targeting the whole wiki. Should be fixed for good later today. Cheesedude (talkcontribs) 17:32, March 26, 2013 (UTC)
Yes, the second issue appears fixed. MadRest 23:18, March 26, 2013 (UTC)
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