HTML (HyperText Markup Language) is the predominant markup language used for creating web pages. In modern web pages, HTML is used to markup the contents of the website, while CSS and Javascript are used to define the styles and behaviors respectively.

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Should I compress very small HTML pages?

Here's the thing: More compression of a page means more work of the server CPU. 99% of my website for most visitors is gzip compressed. I have made error pages which are not compressed. They use 2 ...
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How to maintain similar content blocks on web site? [migrated]

I am trying to find best way to maintain a web page which consist mostly of similar content blocks (blog type). I don't want to have one endless page and if I need to change something to go for each ...
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Spamassasin reports HTML_FONT_TINY with huge penalty, what is it?

I am using MailPoet in a Wordpress installation to send newsletters. In an effort to validate the chances a newsletter has to be characterized as 'spam', I sent an email to the 'Newsletters spam test ...
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Why do CSS and HTML have such different syntax? [on hold]

Is there anything that CSS is used for other than HTML/XML/XHTML that makes is so that the syntax is so different. For example in HTML comments are: but in CSS they are: ...
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Webpage development using HTML [on hold]

How we can link a button to a webpage like in a form when we are using it
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Will putting the HTML from a 301 redirect page into a document perform the same function as a real 301 redirect?

In a web debugger, the html of a 301 redirect page shows up as: <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//IETF//DTD HTML 2.0//EN"> <html><head> <title>301 Moved Permanently</title> ...
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Is it bad practice for SEO to use <i> in header elements?

For making a user friendly website, I have to use some of Font Awesome fonts in <h> elements like this: <h2> <i style="color: rgb(102, 149, 45); vertical-align: inherit;" class="fa ...
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Webpage cost price [on hold]

So guys, i'm new in webpage development, and I'm thinking to start my own business making these things, but I have no idea how much I should charge for it, what I do is: Design a custom webpage or ...
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My contact form wont send me mails [on hold]

My problem is that my contact form wont send me mails, and i dont know what to do?!
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Which API key do I need to implement Google Maps/Street View?

First time implementing Google Maps/Street View, side-by-side into a webpage. Which API Key do I need please? Source Link: ...
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Website 2 Post conversion html [closed]

I have a website with great index.HTML and I want to convert my website so that I can add blog posts keeping same index.HTML So how to make it just like a blog post. How to add something like posts to ...
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Inserting <img> into <a> with the same image and SEO

I'm going to use the fancyBox jQuery plugin in the new responsive web design of my website to allow the user to open images in full size. As it is RWD, all images will be resized to fit the available ...
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Cant resize navigation on top despite all tries [migrated]

Could anyone help me out here? I wanted to use a navigation frame on the top and load sites on the main frame below. Everything works! But I cant get it to scale properly if I minimize/resize the ...
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Does a script tag really need a color defined?

I went to achecker.ca to test my website for accessibility issues. While it found no actual problems, it found about 100 potential issues. One of them is this: 1.4 Distinguishable: Make it easier ...
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Google Webmaster Tools reporting crawl error 404 (Not found) for a page which has never existed

Google Webmaster Tools is reporting a crawl error "404 (Not Found)" for an .html page which has never existed on a web site I developed. The page being reported is "tyuiabmog.html", which doesn't ...
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Using noscript to optimize for SEO

I have news portal that loads posts using ajax, to get better user experience. Web crawlers don't see links and texts generated by javascript, so I read about using noscript tags for crawlers. In ...
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When should I use the “crossorigin” attribute on a “preconnect” <link>?

I’d like to include some preconnect resource hints on my site so that browsers can (for example) connect to the jQuery CDN before they actually see the script tag that invokes the CDN. I’m not sure ...
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How to avoid html tags in Google search summary

I am using CKEditor to let people describe their organization with all the styles and fonts. So when it saves in the database its like < gets saved as &gt and rest all you know for the html ...
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How to replace text in a “li” [migrated]

I have about 100 pages all with an - the problem is, I need to wrap each list item in a . I've added the code below <ul style="list-style-type: disc; margin-left: 40px; ...
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Is there a way to mark unusual words as spelled correctly so search engines don't think the site has poor spelling?

I want to know how to indicate a particular word or work is not spelt incorrectly. Spelling does affect SEO but the common spellcheckers usually come up with around 10-20 errors per page, but these ...
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Does this count as an acceptable adsense implementation?

After being disgusted with mostly $0 RPM on my mobile site, I thought of a new idea but I'm not sure if it will be acceptable. On Google's own help pages, I noticed on the responsive section they ...
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Template websites vs Building website from scratch when considering SEO

Do companies which offer template websites (such as Wix and Weebly) offer as much SEO customization and versatility such that they can not be considered less effective in Search Engine Listings, than ...
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Best and safest SEO way to hide h1 tags

I want to use images that I created in PS for page titles. Because they will be images they will not be picked up by Google, etc. What is the best practice for hiding the <h1>? I was planning on ...
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Breadcrumbs in H1 - How does it affect Google?

Is it good for Google? Like this: <h1> Home >> Services >> Toilet cleaning >> Showcase </h1>
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Textarea tags and SEO

On my site, I want to give the user the ability to copy the code for our little support badge, and then paste it onto their site/blog. I'm accomplishing this by adding ...
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Hide text ONLY for screen readers

The WCAG says it can be done by aria-hidden tag, but I've read it's not working at many screen readers. Can't get how display:none can help to hide some text only for screen readers (=visible to ...
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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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Does minifying HTML have an impact on SEO?

What happens when I minify my HTML in SEO terms? I mean, I minified my HTML which means that every <meta... /> tag is being placed on one line. Will this affect my SEO at all?
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Custom Advertisement above website content. Proper standard semantic format wanted

Until recently, my website was following proper semantic standards with H1 tags before H2 and H3 tags. Now, on my site I was asked to put an advertisement of a festival for the owner at the top of ...
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Turning linked Excel files into a website [closed]

My client has asked me to look into something, and ive got white noise in my head now!! They have created several Excel workbooks which contain a massive amount of data (eg lists of documents, lists ...
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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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Preventing robots from crawling specific part of a page

As a webmaster in charge of a tiny site that has a forum, I regularly receive complains from users that both the internal search engine and that external searches (like when using Google) are totally ...
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Employee has left but and been removed from website but searching for their name still returns website

An Employee of ours left November last year, and any mention of them has been removed from our website, but when searching their name in Google our site still returns as one of the top results. We ...
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Does changing strong element CSS styling affect SEO?

<strong> HTML elements have default black and bold CSS styling. I want my strong elements to have light blue background, have blue as font color and underline strokes. But does changing the ...
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How to define the background color of this side menu? [closed]

I've added a side menu successfully but when i want to change the color of it it doesn't work. The mid of the menu is still another grey and i dont know what to do. Tried to add ...
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EM or I element is best in pagination?

What I have setup on my site is a pagination unit that consists of two clickable arrows representing previous and next pages, and in between them, I have clickable numbers. Each number is styled ...
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How can you have a hotel to have a Schema.org rating based on the hotel star rating system?

How would you write microdata for hotels with ratings classified as "1-star" to "5-star" hotels? Looking at http://schema.org/Hotel, I see no "Rating" property but only an "aggregateRating" one which ...
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What is the maximum size of an HTML file that Google will crawl through?

I have a 10MB HTML file. Will Google crawl through the entire file, or does it only look at the first X MB?
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Is there a simple way to protect my webpage by password?

I am writing some simple HTML pages. I need to protect some pages and some files (from being downloaded) by requiring a username and password. Does anyone know a simple solution?
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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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Using the <strong/> tag as a call to action

I'm creating a subscription page and there are four packages available for purchase. At the bottom of the package description there's a button link to Learn More about the package. In general, is 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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How to properly make a custom 404 page in apache2

My .htaccess ErrorDocument 404 http://www.mywebsite.com/error_404.php My error_404.php header <?php header("HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found");?> Redirection works well but it seems like this ...
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Images and styles won't load when HTML is opened through the file system rather than through localhost webserver

I'm trying to translate a tutorial of a software. The tutorial is all in HTML, with CSS and some javascript. I'm noob in web development, so I'm a little lost. The problem is: I found the source-code ...
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How to redirect all URLs that contain my domain name in the path from .htaccess to avoid crawl errors

I am getting a lot of errors in Webmaster Tools and basically there's a lot of links ending like this: example.com/links.php How can I redirect these links, to shave off this part at the end? For ...
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XSRF Error when link is opened via an <a> tag with target attribute set to “_blank”

I've run into a peculiar bug that I have not faced before. I can provide any details that are needed but I'll try to be as generic as possible. We have a intranet portal that links off to other ...
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Header Tags with image and SEO

Is this bad for SEO? The designers came up with it. Basically there is an icon next to each Header Text. So for each page and the respective header there is an icon associated with the page. ...
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Google search showing “Index of /. cgi-bin/”

I recently decided to leave GoDaddy in choice of NameCheap as my preferred hosting package for my mothers business, I also had to bring my domain name to the guys i register my local domain names. ...
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Microdata with nested product and reviews

I have some HTML listing reviews with HTML like: <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Product"> <img class="product-thumbnail" itemprop="image" src=...> <div itemscope ...
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Using PHP inside .html files not working as expected

Apache2, Linux, php5 I have added this line to my .htaccess file AddType application/x-httpd-php5 .htm .html running apace2ctl -m, shows this module loaded A php5_module (shared) I have a ...