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What is the best timing for off page in seo.? [on hold]

perfect timing for off page technique in SEO like:- classifieds,directory submission,social bookmarking and etc.
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What are the htaccess mechanics of preventing search engines from indexing PDF files?

There are already a variety of posts on how to block certain files (in my case, PDFs) from a search engine like Google. The most relevant for this post was here: How to protect PDF file from indexing. ...
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Strange rapid grow in visitors [on hold]

I have a hosting that I use to host 5 websites. One of them is my personal website that consists of two static html pages. I haven't updated it for 6 month. It used to have about 100 visits per month ...
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1answer
5 views

In Google Analytics report for event tracking, what is the right number of events sent?

I'm using Google Analytics event tracking to count the number of unique users that did some action on my site. A flag on localStorage is used to determine who is new and who is returning. I am aware ...
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8 views

Is there any way to increase site visit of my website [duplicate]

Hope you are doing well;I have a website.I am getting 10k organic traffic per day.However,I want to increase it from 200k per day within a given time frame of 8-9 months. Kindly,suggest me the way to ...
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6 views

royalty free video coding format for IE [on hold]

Hi we sell videos as stream on our homepage. We decided to use the vp9 codec, because we don't have to pay any licensing fees. But IE seems to support only MP4 ...
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1answer
8 views

Product vs brand ratings and reviews

I have a website selling branded items. I want to implement ratings and reviews on a product level. Will it help for better conversion if the consumer sees that a brand (that I sell on my website) ...
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5 views

On Google Analytics, is it possible to trace the behavior path of a conversion back to the landing page?

On Google Analytics, I am looking to see the exact path that a user took up until the point that a goal conversion was made. Currently, I can see the last three steps via Reverse Goal Path, but I ...
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1answer
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How to manage the leverage browser caching for third party JS files?

Is it possible to set and expiration date for the file http://assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit_main.js? And the other stuff down the list? I want to bring up my score as high as possible. I'm using ...
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15 views

My Website is getting a lot of traffic from an unresolved IP address [on hold]

My website is getting lot of traffic from an unresolved IP. I am using AWStats and it is showing that I am getting huge amount of hits within few seconds. My hosting company suspended my website ...
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1answer
20 views

Can .com domains be disputed if the holder does not have a reason for reserving the domain?

According to Wikipedia: Domain name registrations may be successfully challenged if the holder cannot prove an outside relation justifying reservation of the name, to prevent "squatting". Does ...
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13 views

Good idea to reveal server error logs to strangers for help diagnosing?

I have a WordPress website that's being served, but with a 500 status code. I want help diagnosing the problem behind the error, but don't know what information in the logs I should keep under wraps ...
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0answers
20 views

Page not getting picked up on Google Search

We're running into an issue where when we do an internal search on our website, we're not showing a particular page (http://education.illinois.edu/faculty/mercier). We're using the Google Search tool. ...
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13 views

What's the difference between Returnig Visitors and Multisession?

I used both predefined segments on GA but they are different. Isn't a returning visitor automatically a multisession user (and viceversa)? In this case, Returning are 38% of all traffic and ...
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403 or 301 domain pointing to our domain?

We recently discovered that a large, publicly traded corporation purchased a domain that they have pointing to our domain. Both the corporation and the domain are completely unrelated to our type of ...
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0answers
11 views

Recurring spike in visitors at specific time, doesn't seem like a bot

I'm seeing some unusual behavior for my website which normally I'd attribute to a bot, but can't in this case. Website is for a mobile app, and there's little to do on there than read a few pages of ...
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0answers
11 views

Database relations with php [on hold]

Im wondering for a longer while, I am using phpmyadmin which is mysql. I create there a database add tables etc, but is there any reasonable reason to make relations inner phpmyadmin? since while php ...
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1answer
27 views

Should I include both GZ and XML sitemaps in robots.txt?

My sitemap generator has created a sitemap.xml and sitemap.xml.gz file. Should I include just the .gz file in the robots.txt or both? And does it do any harm to submit both sitemaps to Google et al?
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10 views

Udacity vs Udemy online courses for learning web development [on hold]

Note: I was unsure whether to ask this question on this site (Webmasters) or on the Academia site. Just let me know if it needs to be moved. Currently I'm planning on creating a personal webpage but ...
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1answer
10 views

Preserve “unowned” URL in browser after redirect

So, my university's communications department plans to provide a shared infrastructure for all departments to build websites on. However, my lab has an urgent need to publish a website now. I've built ...
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1answer
19 views

Multi Language website with subfolders, what to do with root domain?

I am setting a Magento multilanguage website with subfolder as suggested by many SEO and Google guideline. For example: example.com/it (Italian default) example.com/en (English) example.com/fr ...
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20 views

How Google decided how websites will look to my visitors?

I have a small WordPress website, Google shows me a print screen of how the visitors of my site see it : And as you can see in the image on the right, it seems like all the thumbnails gone and the ...
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0answers
9 views

Use PHP to get Apache2 error code [on hold]

I'm making a PHP error page and I was wondering if there would be any way I could get the error code that resulted in the error and display it. Then, I could just use the same but have PHP display a ...
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1answer
22 views

SEO images with 301 redirect

We all know that it is a best practice to use images like samsung-galaxy-s6.jpg instead of img01231.jpg. But, what if I'll use an image like http://www.example.com/img/samsung-galaxy-s6.jpg that ...
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0answers
15 views

Google PageSpeed Insight: Improve server response time [on hold]

I have a wordpress site that uses page/database/resource caching + cloudflare. The Google PageSpeed tool complains that I should improve server response time. It responded in 240ms. Honnestly, do ...
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14 views

Google Webmaster tools - problem after switch to https

A client has been providing his website with http and https for a few years now and decided to switch to https-only a few months ago. We've started with the usual of changing the internal page links ...
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1answer
15 views

Remove a lot of indexed pages at once

I own a website where students share notes, articles, exams and exercises. Most of this content has bad quality, poor titles and spelling errors, but the website received a lot of traffic back in the ...
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0answers
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Help showing products as inline [on hold]

Not sure what I am doing wrong but I am finding it impossible to display the related products beneath the main product image in a horizontal line. http://bit.ly/1U3GxcR Could someone please help me ...
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0answers
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What is the HTML Tags for MP3's? [on hold]

I'm aware of the <IMG SRC="..."> tag for pictures but am wondering what the tag would be for mp3's? I would like to make a website with my own music on it.
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1answer
27 views

Restrict access to certain files but not when linked from my own website

I got a problem regarding setting my server settings so that my files can't be accessed from people linking directly to the files, but can when they click a link on my website to open the file. I ...
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3answers
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WordPress Site Hacked? Phising scam?

We just got a note from CloudFlare that we got reported for phishing. The link they provided was (domain name removed): /wp-content/plugins/scure-bank/fea7b6cabec2fd724dd2d1b4ca7e898d/thankyou.php ...
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0answers
8 views

posting data from txt file array to web page [on hold]

my data.txt file reads... word1,word2,word3,word4,word5....and so on. what i want to do is extract say word6 and place only that piece of information on my web page in a specific spot & at the ...
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1answer
23 views

After change to new software stack, Chinese pages require setting encoding in browser

We changed to a new server with a completely upgraded software stack, including apache 2.4 and php 5.6.9. We have a page in Simplified Chinese. On our old server (apache 2.2, php 5.3.5), the pages ...
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1answer
33 views

Is there any impact on SEO when using image urls from other sources

I have my website which provides price compare services along with technical news and app updates information. All my products have images hosted on the domain itself but for some news and app ...
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0answers
13 views

Sitemap.xml of phpbb on aws-s3

I've been looking at options for a sitemap generator for a phpbb website. I found a couple of mods which gave me the solution. But these mods save sitemap xml files on the same instance. I did not ...
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0answers
9 views

I can't access site from one IP but can do from another IP [on hold]

I created a new WordPress site. When I tether my MacBook to the iPhone, I could not access the site. Depending on browser, I obtain different results when I key in the URL into the address bar: ...
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Remove ads from embedded videos (uploaded by me)

I have created a youtube channel and uploaded several original videos to that channel, for the purpose of embedding them into my website. Problem is ads are being displayed like so: My embed code ...
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Displaying multiple branch locations on the map that appears in Google Search results

About six months ago, a friend opened her second store (in a village adjacent to that of her first store). Both stores have their own Google+ profiles, with appropriate address/contact information. ...
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Best way to index millions pages in Google search? [duplicate]

we are planing to start a new website with about 13 700 000 custom pages. So what would be the best choice for helping Google to index everything safely without possibility to get any punishment ? ...
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1answer
35 views

Does my origin's gzip compression level matter when it's behind CloudFlare?

Today I uploaded a sitemap.xml file to my site, then realised that my server wasn't set up to gzip .xml files. However, CloudFlare still gzipped it before sending to my browser. This got me ...
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1answer
25 views

How to have my GoDaddy hosted domain name take me directly and automatically to my blog

I have a website on GoDaddy. I have WordPress downloaded on a directory called blog. I would like so that when some one types my website name it takes it to the blog, but at the moment I have to type ...
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0answers
8 views

Adding user made accounts to website [on hold]

kinda new to this but was making a site where I wanted users to be able to make accounts and keep small amounts of data on them. I'm kinda at a loss as to how to do this, but know I defiantly don't ...
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1answer
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Must the image url in a sitemap file begin with the same domain the file is stored on?

I remember when making a sitemap, all URLs defined in between <loc> and </loc> must be part of the same domain as the domain the file is stored on. For example, I can use this line in my ...
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0answers
8 views

SEO Keywords: location + service OR service + location? [duplicate]

This is not a question on URL structure. Rather, it's a question on onpage and offpage optimization and which order of words should be chosen. Which is better: los angeles plumber plumber los ...
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21 views

Google mobile usability errors

I received an email from Google saying my site has some mobile usability issues. The email said the following: We’ve found critical mobile usability issues in pages on my website. Mobile ...
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1answer
22 views

Webmin: Cannot login through nginx reverse proxy

I've created a reverse proxy for webmin through nginx to run webmin at [site domain]/webmin instead of port 10000 ([site domain]:10000). When I go to [site domain]/webmin, the login page shows up as ...
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1answer
40 views

When will google report correct results with its fetch tool?

I visited Google Webmaster Tools today after resubmitting sitemaps for my website, and while google is happy to index more HTML pages of my site, it however has not indexed a single image yet. So I ...
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0answers
14 views

CAN-SPAM and transactional emails without legitimate physical address (for foreign webmaster)

Situation I am a very small time web developer working on a personal web project. This website will be sending only two types of emails, a email validation email and a forgot password email. I do ...
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1answer
19 views

Plex: set up a new website

I am very new to Plex (on a virtual server by 1and1). I want to a add a second website project to the server. I currently have one website which was set up after installation on this virtual server ...
0
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0answers
32 views

SEO - aria-label vs .sr-only

For SEO purpose, I read that invisible content has less weight that visible. Because of that, it means that using Twitter Bootstrap's .sr-only class can be, in the worst case of course, treated as ...

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