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When Will My Previous Name Stop Showing Up In Google Searches?

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I made a mistake of using my nickname for lots of other forums on acne.org, so now when friends search my name to google they see this blog too, ive just changed my name, how long will it take to stop it from showing up in google with my previous name

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Google indexes (parts of) this website everyday, so hopefully it won't take too long. If you have a Google account, you could try using their form to request removal of a cached page (it will be re-indexed using the updated data). Here's the instructions: http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=1663691

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