goog webmaster http https website property gotcha

if you are using webmaster to monitor your http and https websites make sure you set up separate website properties for each of them !

If your site supports multiple protocols (http:// and https://), you must add each as a separate site. Similarly, if you support multiple domains (for example,, and you must add each one as a separate site.

its useful to use the goog webmaster tool | CRAWL | FETCH AS GOOGLE to check what the goog crawlers actually see (check they are not seeing a 301 for example)