HTML5 is the fifth revision of and currently the latest version of HTML (HyperText Markup Language). The fifth revision of HTML introduced many new syntactic features such as video, audio, canvas as well as section and article to name a few, with which the content of websites may be better ...

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what's the purpose of hidden div's? [closed]

I'm trying to learn about web applications and when I inspect the code of some websites I can see some divs that has no content and sometimes no size. I would like to know what problem do they fix and ...
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Can HTML5 allow us to combine 25 pages that describe our product and still maintain SEO?

We currently have a web site that advertises a single product (a piece of software that deals with personnel information). That software has many features. Potential customers usually arrive at ...
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schema.org/Book with multiple authors

How would one write markup for a book with multiple authors? This is what I currently have, it is marked up for just one author: <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Book"> ...
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Do nested <aside> blocks have a meaning for SEO?

I have a portal site that draws content form various places. Some of this content has already included semantic tags like <aside> for ads therein. If I put this content in an <aside> ...
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Links to CSS in another folder are broken when trying to host a simple site on Google Drive

I have a simple website that I'd like to host on Google Drive. I have the contents separated into multiple folders, one for HTML, one for CSS, etc... and they're all stored in a main folder which I ...
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Is it okay to have irrelevant text in paragraph tags?

My Magento site and theme has a total of 30 paragraphs (<p>) in the source code of the product page. Only 5 are relevant to the product. Others include the the welcome message, phone number, ...
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Is using the Open Graph Protocol helpful, harmless, or harmful to SEO?

I am doing an SEO project and I noticed that all of the meta tags have an "og" in the property attribute of the tag, such as: <meta property="og:title" content="" /> <meta property="og:type" ...
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Do search engines follow the additionalType url in microdata?

For example <div itemscope itemtype="https://schema.org/ExerciseAction"> <meta itemprop="additionalType" content="http://www.productontology.org/id/Long-distance_running"> ...
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When using a stacked font-family, what does the browser use when NONE of the specified fonts are present?

Simple HTML code example: <p>font family</p> Simple CSS code example: p { font-family: Arial, Helvettica, sans-serif; } Browser looks for Arial Arial is not present then it ...
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Difference between px and em in html5 [closed]

Check this sample code <p style="font-size:30px">HTML</p> <br> <p style="font-size:30em">HTML</p> What is the difference between em and px ? In which place should I ...
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text-decoration under anchor tag

I have this snippet: <p><a href="http://www.example.com">Link to example site.</a> </p> a:link{ color:green; text-decoration:none; } a:visited{ color:pink; ...
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Designers using 2400px monitor, coders using 1920px monitor, final sites not matching what designers invisioned

Is there any issue with a graphic designer using a 2400px monitor and then a web developer coding their web design on a 1920px monitor, and it looking the same? Say the artboard of the graphics ...
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How to convert from SWF to HTML5 and transfer to IPAD? [duplicate]

I made an Interactive animation by using Flash. But my clients wants an HTML version. And all they need is to play it in IPAD. My question is, Does anybody know how convert from SWF to HTML5 and ...
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For SEO of the company name, should we use a logo with alt text or a company name div replaced in CSS with an image?

Which of these alternatives would be the less negative to Google search engine? <h1> <a href="#" title="Company Name"> <img src="img/logo.png" alt="Logo" title="Company ...
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Should I use section element for an image slider?

It is my understanding that the basic HTML5 layout is: <body> <header> </header> <nav> </nav> <section id="possible-image-slider"> </section> ...
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how to know if some one found my website in search engine and landed in landing page [closed]

if someone find my website in google/bing/yahoo or any search engine oren how can i know the particular person or IP come from these sources.
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Two datePublished for LiveBlogPosting

Based on the information below, I understand having a datePublished for the actual post on the WordPress blog index page, but it required a datePublished for the actual blog. How does Google treats ...
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Can be use microdata with english for non-english websites?

My websites is Thai sites (non-english), I'm not sure google can be know or understand my websites in Thai. Can be explain about my websites structure in English by micro data? I think explain my ...
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Getting Google to index main section instead of nav in SERPs

I have a problem here where Google shows my <nav> instead of my main section in the SERPs. On top of that, because my nav is made up of inline elements, the result gets really messy: ...
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Why does Google not recognize hentry updated?

I have the following code for my date in my blogpost: <time class="date updated" datetime="2015-10-06"> <a href="http://www.foo.de/2015/10/06/">6. Oktober 2015</a> </time> ...
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SEO and the Iframe srcDoc attribute

For a project I'm working on we're relying on <iframe>'s to display encapsulated content, but we're concerned about SEO. My question is, how does Google/Bing view srcDoc content? Is it ...
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Get more specific Schema.org markup for my website

This is current schema see I want to write best specific with Google to promote my website using structured data markup. My business is "Counseling" in "Mental Health" category. Sample Schema for ...
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Why my Microdata has errors on Google Structured Data Testing Tool?

I cannot figure out what is wrong here? I get error missing location,name,startDate while clearly it is there! I am using schema.org microdata. The weird thing is that I get 10 valid postalAddress ...
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Flow content within anchor tags [duplicate]

Since HTML5, it is valid to have block elements within inline elements. So an <a> element can contain flow content which includes <div>, <img>, <h1>, <h2>, etc. <a ...
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Linking a Product and an AggregateRating to a Brand (itemref)

I have a Brand and a Product, I am associating the Product to the Brand like this: <h1 itemprop="brand" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Brand" id="v1437"> <span ...
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HTML img alt more than a line of text [closed]

We all know that if an img in HTML cannot be loaded, the alt text will be rendered instead. What if I want the alt be, say, a div? Maybe some JavaScript will help?
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What is missing in my SEO checklist for new websites? [duplicate]

So I have a question about what can be done for SEO-purposes purely with coding (meaning this question is not about content strategies, keyword research, linkbuilding and stuff like that, but only ...
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Time element in WordPress site not in format required by HTML5

I'm trying to display blog posts using the BlogPosting schema, but I am having difficulty getting the date to display in an acceptable format. Currently, the responsive_child_post_meta_data() ...
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My schema.org sturctured data is not showing up on google [duplicate]

It's been around a month since I've added structured data on my website. However, Google structured data testing tool is displaying "all is good". The data is not showing up in google (right side when ...
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html5 banner using Google Web Designer

I have create a html5 banner using Google Web Designer following pretty much all the guidelines (https://support.google.com/webdesigner/answer/3261498?hl=en&ref_topic=3261495&rd=1). I ...
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My website hosts various m4a files but they do not play in Internet Explorer

I've got an m4a file that loads properly in all browsers, except for Internet Explorer (no surprise). The error is: "Invalid source". My HTML5 code looks like this: <audio controls> ...
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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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Title Attributes and Accessibility [duplicate]

I've been looking into accessibility recently and have read mixed articles regarding whether or not the title attributes should be included. It seems that there's a pretty good consensus that adding ...
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Aria Role Attributes Becoming Depreciated in HTML5?

W3C Validation Errors: "The navigation role is unnecessary for element nav. <nav role="navigation"> I'm having hgroup nightmare flashbacks. BTW, I still use hgroup - but as a CSS Class ...
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<h1> - Semantic impact vs. SEO impact

There's a lot of debate over the architecture of heading structure in html5. After reading various articles, I've come to three possible architectures that make logical sense to me, but I'm unsure ...
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Is it possible to change a page given its URL?

I have an HTML page. There is a link to another page. When I load this other page, it has a header which I do not want to appear. I do not have access to edit the source code for the existing HTML. ...
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How does Google handle <link> elements in the <body>?

As I get from here, link tags can be used in the body as long as they contain Microdata. I understand how this may come handy for specifying all sorts of properties, e.g. from Schema.org: author, ...
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Headers vs. lists vs. sections vs. articles for SEO

I haven't been able to fully grasp when to use each of these. I guess a lot of times it could go either way, but my real question here is what is best for SEO? Senario: You have a homepage broken ...
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Do links in SVG tags have a negative impact on SEO?

Inspired from an answer on Stack Overflow, I've decided to use an inline SVG tag for a wordcloud I'm working on. I'll be using SVG to make the font-size dependent on the container height - which would ...
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Inline SVG within H1

I'm in the process of updating my website by replacing large PNG images with inline SVG images. My current code looks something like this: <h1> <img src="logo.png" alt="Company Name" ...
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Correct usage of Brand from schema.org

What is the correct usage of using the Brand schema from schema.org? I have a website that sells clothes. I have a brands page where I list all the brands for which I have products on my website, for ...
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Trouble understanding Google Search Engine option Two Page or Results Only

Okay. So I can be dense at times, but I just do not get it! Background: On my previous template, I had a link to a search page with a GCSE query form and the results appearing below. A user would ...
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My website does not connect properly with my domain?

I made a website in wix for free. I registered a free .tk domain and hosted the domain in 1freehosting.com. I used file2hd.com to save my wix website. After that i uploaded that file to the ftp so ...
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Does Google index JavaScript generated HTML?

SO we are using click funnels, and it generates the HTML pages for you. When we looked at the HTML they provided, we realized that the HTML is generated from JavaScript. SEO is a huge concern for us. ...
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Is the aside element recognised by Google?

My page has a set up as below. As you can see it follows a simple structure but there are a number of elements of body text related to the various links. These text elements appear on the page using a ...
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Why isn't the HTML break tag acceptable anymore for top and bottom margins?

I'm starting to think I'm making less with adsense now because of insufficient margins. I tried with CSS margins with using the margin and padding properties of applicable elements, but then I noticed ...
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Why do sites still prefer Flash video over the HTML5 video format?

What is it about Flash video that makes sites still prefer it over the HTML5 video format? Why is Youtube's default format Flash, even though they have HTML5 version and they allow you to use it? Why ...
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Schema.org mainContentOfPage property is not recognized by Google

I'm developing a website for a property portal, that when a user enter the required inputs it shows a listing of the properties. I want to give them a product that includes Microdata. But when I ...
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Is the text inside a SVG affecting SEO? [duplicate]

I wonder if the text: "Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG." inside a SVG, is affecting SEO? <svg width="100" height="100"> <circle cx="50" cy="50" r="40" stroke="green" ...
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Combine microdata to optimize website - Is combining OK?

I have an SEO question, I can't find out if it's OK, that's reason why I ask. I defined my breadcrumb from main navi with help from Rich Snippets – Breadcrumbs, by using its "data-vocabulary". Is ...