After creating a custom page layout based on the Article content type, page results no longer show up in search. What could be the issue here?

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    Is the page checked in and published and approved? Nov 3, 2015 at 14:50
  • Yes it is, checked in and approved.. I tested this before, new pages created with the normal page layout article shows up in the search results even if it is not checked in.
    – Jameel
    Nov 3, 2015 at 15:01
  • Look in the crawl log for errors then Nov 3, 2015 at 15:07
  • Hi Robert, thanks much, it was the page layout that was not approved !
    – Jameel
    Nov 3, 2015 at 18:15
  • Please remember to post that as an answer to help future readers, glad I could push you in the right direction at least :) Nov 3, 2015 at 18:22

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The page layout was not checked in and published and approved. After doing this it appeared in the search results.

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