Google has formally announced it is no longer recommending a proposal issued in 2009 related to AJAX crawling.
Google has renounced the recommendations made in its 2009 proposal, recommending instead that developers follow the principles of progressive enhancement.
Kazushi Nagayama, Search Quality Analyst at Google, goes on to answer a series of questions, assuring that sites following Google’s previous recommendations would still be index.
Nagayama goes on to recommend following best practices whenever possible — while adding that if your current setup is working then no immediate change is needed.
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