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Changing date on blog posts

If I make important changes to a blog post is it logical (or not) to change the date of the post? My fear is that Google will think "Oh he is trying to trick me into thinking this emphasized text ...
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What causes Google to display a search result with a list of articles below

We have a web application on which users have profile pages that have a few details about the user, and then a list of blog posts that user has created. We're finding that in some circumstances Google ...
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Which Rich Snippet gets shown when combining AggregateRating and Review markup?

I did combine the AggregateRating markup and the Review markup. Which markup will be shown on the Google Snippet? Are the arrangement of the markup also defer?
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How should I make my website rank for multiple cities?

I'm building a website for my client's hospice center. Right now, she wants to have a landing page for each city that the hospice serves, but for the content on those pages to be identical (like, ...
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Is Review markup required for Google rich snippet if you have AggregateRating?

Is it necessary to have Review markup if you have AggregateRating markup? I would like to have a review snippet show up in the Google search results.
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How do I add a phone number to my Google Search result?

How can I add a call button on my search result on Google?
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Do I need multiple properties in Google Search Console with all of my domain variations? [duplicate]

All non https links in my website are redirected via nginx to https. http://kida.al/ and www.kida.al are redirected to https://kida.al/ I have three properties in Search Console. kida.al www.kida....
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Wrong page indexing for keyword phrase even when search in “quotes”

Is it possible to index a page for a phrase that is solely in a URL? The page comes up for a phrase that does not even occur on the page. The only spot "keyword phrase example" occurs is in the ...
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Make my personal site frist resutl when searching on google (without page rank) [duplicate]

I have made a personal webpage and it is available when searching on google, yet my social pages like facebook and linkedin appears first moving my personal site to last result on the page. Is there ...
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Same website - Two pages competing for same keyword

Trying to improving my website's ranks on google for a specific keyword (e.g. Samsung S6), I'm thinking about doing some experiments. I've a wordpress based blog. Now, I've the category "Samsung S6" (...
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Why am I getting ranked high for numerical queries?

On one day, someone made a search on google for the query "59". According to GSC search analytics, this query made it to position 2 which is odd. However, when I search in google itself for "59", my ...
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An old 301 Redirect Causing the Wrong page to come up for keyword terms

Background: 6 months ago, I did a website migration. The old website had a products overview page, the new website does not. I decided to redirect the old products overview page to Product #1. This ...
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Homepage isn't appearing anywhere when searching site:example.com

When doing google search with site:www.example.com the homepage can't be found anywhere in the returned results. It used to come as first result till a few days ago. At the same time, a regular ...
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Deliberately reducing the rank of certain pages in my website

I run a forum like website and I would like to make certain pages in it appear less prominently in Google search results. Is there a way to inform Google that I consider some pages to be less ...
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Need to list my domain in google search top results [duplicate]

Is it possible to list my domain in top results of google ? I have already indexed it on google search console. But it appears on 2nd page of search results. Keyword to search aishwat , domain ...
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How do I increase traffic to my single page app? [duplicate]

I recently created a social bookmarking website using meteor.js - and added some content to it myself. But I am not sure how to improve the number of impressions and clicks on through google. I have ...
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Is this ok to post link of website in footer of other website? [duplicate]

I got an entertainment website and the owner of that website has posted its link in other website in footer . Is the right way to do & Is this ok or will google will penalize me ??
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Google Search for main website

If I search for my main domain in Google, it throws up structured data which contains links which do not have a lot of content (in fact some links don't have any content). To give some clarity, in ...
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How to get Google to consider what appears as object in the right column of SERP [duplicate]

I am trying to get Google to use and show the proper item in a SERP. Yes, I know no one knows the algorithms but I am just wondering what basic things can be done to play by the rules and get Google ...
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How to rank on google for your own web site address keyword? [duplicate]

I would like to know how to rank #1 for a website address keyword. For example: website URL would be www.proautoservice.com And If people search on Google "Pro auto service", how can I rank #1 for ...
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How to get Google to display the published date of blog post in the search results?

I'd like to display the published date of the posting that I made in the Google search results? Example: I optimized the structured data of my blog last month, the datePublished and dateModified ...
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Lazy loading images (with data URI) and effects on SEO

I've seen this question: Lazy loading images and effects on SEO My question is very similar, except that I am using data-uri images like so: <img width="1100" height="340" class="img-responsive ...
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Strange discrepancy in map pack listings, anyone else seen this?

If you search for "pharmacies medford or" or "banks medford or", the map pack list that displays does not show reviews or even say "no reviews", even though they have reviews. If you search instead ...
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Some of my webpages will appear then disappear for my targeted keywords

Last week one of my webpages appeared for a keyword phrase I was targeting. Then, two days later it disappeared completely. Today the same thing happened for another keyword, and within 10 minutes the ...
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Remove large number of useless page from Google index using robots.txt

A large number of auto-generated pages from the search of my site has been indexed by Google due to an error. I'm trying to clean this in order to be sure that only the most high quality content is ...
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Which algorithms are applied from Google Search until now 2016 year? [closed]

So far we know that are announced Penguin and Panda as algorithms which had impact over the ranking on Google search engine. What are the other algorithms that are applied so far until today June ...
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Page only shows up in Google for “site:” search but not even for a search for its URL

I read the following post it a nutshell it boils down to, google DOES index your page but may not bother showing it in search results. Background All my pages are showing indexed, I have about 100 ...
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A site with a directory of thousands of links can get blacklisted by Google for one link to a site with malware

As we all know Google detects malware on websites and if found it will add a warning to that site in its search results. It will also add it to a blacklist that Chrome (and other browsers?) use, so if ...
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What's the benefit in using Schema.org markup as Google already knows all the information

I was wondering if it was worth the effort of adding Schema.org markup to an existing local business website when it seems to me that Google already know most (if not all!) of the information I am ...
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Difference between Keyword and KeywordSuffix for SERPs

I have a site with the keyword in the name as the first word, currently seperated by a space. Most posts contain the singular version of the keyword at the end of the title, so current titles in ...
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Google appending the home page title to every page title in the search results

I have published my web site a week ago. I have main page with title: drinkIt - Конструктор коктейлей and bunch of child pages (items) with titles like: drinkIt - <item name> It works fine ...
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How to know that the structured data I marked up is consistent enough with the content in the page?

I had rich snippets implemented (in JSON-LD) in my company's ecommerce website. I read some documents and someone noticed that if "the marked-up structured data is not representative of the main ...
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The German keywords with high monthly searches and good ranks in Google haven't any traffic

I have some questions about German SEO. Some words we are optimizing have high monthly search, and good rank in Google.de, but these pages focusing on the keywords don't have any traffic. What's wrong ...
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Should the first breadcrumb not be the home page?

This question has been asked a few times but I came across something that I feel changes the answer. Whenever I use breadcrumbs on my site, I always include a link to the home page. Since I usually ...
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Previously submitted my sitemap but now I changed most of my pages URLs, what should i do?

I had previously submitted my websites sitemap to google search console. It submitted all my pages and indexed most of them. However, recently I have changed most of my pages URLs due to SEO. Since I ...
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SEO question personal website [duplicate]

How can I get my site to show the search bar and pages. Here's a picture of what I mean
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Google is indexing wrong page for search terms not on that page

I’m having a problem … the wrong page is indexing with Google, for search phrases “not on that page”. Explained … On a website I developed, I have four products. For example sake, we’ll say these ...
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Indexing too many pages good or bad?

We have a football website, in the website each football match has a separate page (for match details), and we decided to make unique title for each match page. Now I find many of these matches ...
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How to add your organization's location in Google search? [duplicate]

For example, if I google one organization, the search result shows this: I want to do the same for my organization. We already have website, social media, etc. But how to add this info in Google ...
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Wrong page is indexing for a specific keyword phrase on my site

When you search for the keyword phrase "New Camaro Car," the page for "New Mustang Car" appears in the results instead of "New Camaro Car." Page #1- Page Title: New Camaro Car URL: /new-camaro-car H1:...
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Where should I put image meta data and license information?

I have a PNG picture in a web page. The page has a CC-BY button and links (with a rel="license" attribute, as the CC license picker generates) at the bottom, it has a title, and some more descriptive ...
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Mix up of two domains in search result

I would like to know why my two domains are mixed up in the search result. The two domains are https://vym.io and https://remotebase.io. When I search 'remotebase', I see the title, and description ...
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Indexing status from webmasters vs site:domainname.com method?

I went to google and typed in the search box site:example.com and I found out that there are 96 pages results on my website name. Below is the screenshot of it And I have submitted sitemaps using ...
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Invalid description for google search

When I go to google and type princetonstaffingsolutions.com I get for my search description: Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Zend_Controller_Router_Exception' with message 'Route default is not ...
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Splitting an Existing Large Webpage into multiple pages

My website is 5 years old. Each page is big. The content of pages are cached by google and other search engines and showing in search results. I want to split each large page into small pages for ...
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Aggregate Rating Stars not being displayed in Google organic search results [duplicate]

I am trying to understand why Aggregate rating stars are not showing up for our website. I have put structured data in correct manner on both category and product pages as per google guidelines and it ...
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How to update domain name for search engine results?

I've updated my site to use a different domain name. Now, in Google searches, old domain shows up and site became unreachable. Is there a way to tell Google that "I've changed my domain name, update ...
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Should I add mobile sitemap to my initial full sitemap?

Do I need to add mobile sitemaps for a mobile enabled site or will just the standard sitempas do. The platform generator has created quite a few different sitemaps. Will it be too much to submit all ...
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Ending a 302 redirect and its effect on Pagerank

Please imagine the following scenario: abc.com → 302 (temporary) redirect to def.com After 6 months, we no longer use def.com, so discard the domain and we buy a new domain xyz.com. We then do a 302 ...
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Does Google really care if your WordPress site has a “blog page” or not?

I'm developing a WP site with a blog. I want to show the blog posts by assigning "blog" as a parent category to all posts and using that category archive page to show the blog posts. I would not use ...