JavaScript is a dialect of the standardized ECMAScript programming language, primarily used for scripting web-pages. Use this tag for questions regarding ECMAScript and its dialects/ implementations: JavaScript, JScript, etc., excluding ActionScript.

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Extract CSS and JS off a site [on hold]

I have an old one page site that I want to use. The problem is that I don't have the code on my computer and lost access to the server. I want to know if there is an easier way to get the old pages ...
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Will auto refresh put additional burden on my web app?

I am trying Alfresco share Community Edition. It has a discussion site where user can ask questions. The problem here is alfresco does not provide auto refresh out of the box. The user has to refresh ...
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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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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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Two different java scripts to do the same thing? [closed]

I need to fix a problem with my website, and have come across two similar java scripts that are supposed to do the exact same thing to fix it: <script language="javascript" ...
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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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Best ways to learn web langages? [closed]

It's my first here. I was wondering what is the best way (books, online....) to learn web langages ?? HTML CSS JS JSQUERY PHP AngularJS...... And in what order ?? Thanks
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Angular JS website (use of pre-render.io)

Hi ProWebmasters Community, Considering a move to build a highly Angular JS website with around 3 million pages. One of the questions that is constantly coming up is to use https://prerender.io in ...
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How should the back button behave when a site is built with AJAX and JavaScript?

I have made several websites and web applications, and still not sure of what the behaviour of the browser's back button should be. In some cases where AJAX and JavaScript technology is used, hitting ...
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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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How to inform Crawler on AngularJS permanently moved page without losing SEO ranking

I am using Angular JS app and serving snapshots for crawlers when they visit. Changes are inevitable and hence certain pages are to be moved permanently (Redirect 301). For example: ...
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Facebook and Twitter server side API limit

Reading the Facebook and Twitter API limit usage, confuse me, does anybody know which is the real limit of requests per second for each user token and for all the users tokens summed? For example if ...
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Recommended post slide out post widget not working on blogger [migrated]

I have got a problem on my blog. I installed "Recommended Post sliding out" widget but it is not working for me. My code for HTML <style> .ht-title-one {border-bottom: 1px solid ...
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How should I access a variable after an async script is loaded?

I have a setup tag for a Tracking service called Clicky that loads asynchronously on every page. I need to access "clicky" variable from another tag, which is only accessible after setup async script ...
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How to allow selecting texts on the posts that are disabled from selecting?

Let me make clear. I added a html/javascript code on my blogger for disabling copying of contents. The code is : <script ...
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Why does Apache on Windows 7 not run a Joomla Javascript Gallery? It runs OK on Linux! [closed]

The JavaScript offers a short child quiz. Therefore it creates 2 Links to check the child's answer. One link displays the correct picture (true). The other link displays the incorrect answer picture ...
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How does CloudFlare's Rocket Loader actually work (and how can a developer ensure compatibility)?

CloudFlare has quite a ground-breaking technology called Rocket Loader (both on free and paid accounts). But how does it actually work? They have a couple of pages that describe the technology, but ...
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Does the Google spider render JavaScript?

Does the Google spider knows how to render JavaScript, or only HTML?
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Does processing content dynamically using Javascript or PHP have an effect on SEO? [duplicate]

Does it effect my Google organic search ranking whether my html content is dynamic or static? Let's say that I'm using Javascript to display html code dynamically based on some user behavior, or ...
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adsense making ip report all wrong with resubmittion page and generating random ips

I have a google ad on my website, but I just found out today, that it's resubmitting the page with a random IP, that changes from time to time, mostly when submitting a form. It happens too, but ...
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Can I move google adsense block to another div element?

In homepage of website I have 3 categories with their corresponding posts. And I have one google ad in every section. Also in homepage I have same categories as menu and when you click on one of ...
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Can I declare a duplicate page via javascript for google?

Most sources of documentation state that one can declare a webpage a duplicate of another by applying this tag on the duplicate page: <link rel="canonical" href="(absolute URL to original ...
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RegEx in Google Tag Manager for Exclusions by Referer

When I set up my Google Analytics tags in GTM the standard firing rule (trigger) is RegEx page matches .* I then add exclusions to prevent GA from firing for known spam referers (and yes, I know all ...
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Why is hidden content not always indexed?

I've read several blogs discussing the 'hidden content' issue. This article experimented with several options. It concludes that Google DOES index hidden content. The issues is also discussed here. ...
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Spitting server side request into HTML to be used in JavaScript bad practice?

I am working with an API which essentially provides me with image urls that are hosted on a CDN somewhere. I can simply pass it a number and it will give me the right image and it also provides me ...
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Javascript page load time calculation returns negative

<script type="text/javascript">//<![CDATA[ // jQuery has already been loaded but this could be equivalent to // a function in <body onLoad=""> $(function(){ var ...
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Will Baidu spider understand an infinite scrolling page?

My team is looking at implementing an infinite scrolling page while maintaining good SEO. We're following Google's advice for infinite scrolling SEO from this article: ...
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What do I need to do to make my site compatible with Safari's iCloud Keychain so that it saves passwords?

I've noticed that a vendor's web application triggers Safari's "suggested password" feature at "create password" forms, but does not actually save this password when the form is submitted. That is, ...
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Someone else is using our Google Analytics Tracking code number. What do we do?

After looking over our Analytics today, I realized that another website is also using our same tracking code #, which is cause quite a few incorrect hits to our Analytics. Are there any ways to ...
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Googlebot only seems to crawl my front page even when provided a different URL

I'm new to the webmaster world and trying to get my site SEO ready. It runs on javascript (AngularJS) and I set up all the things you'd need so that crawlers can read the site. I have the <meta ...
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Can generating static links via javascript be legal and recognized?

I have a page of photo thumbnails on my site. On the page, a large number of links are grouped together consecutively, and the links take up at least 1/2 the HTML code size. Here's an example: ...
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Why is my Custom HTML tag not fired in Google Tag Manager

I have a Custom HTML tag in Google Tag Manager that is actually very simple. It consists of the following code (a GTM Macro): {{html generator}} This tag is only fired on the Thank-you page on my ...
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SEO on ui-router states of AngularJS SPA

I have a simple SPA created with AngularJS, you can see it running here: www.consami.com.br. I was using Prerender.io to load a pure HTML version for crawlers, however some pages were not indexed by ...
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How should I render a widget with many links inside a blog so google don't penalize the blog?

We run a service (will not mention the URL, as this is not a pitch) and need advice on Google-viewing-links matters. The service is for bloggers and allows them to create a "linkup" inside their blog ...
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Do loading screens positioned above site content harm SEO?

I use a white div covering all screen before the page loads on a website. Will this hurt my Google Search position? It's not like I'm hiding links on purpose, and I've seen loading screens on many ...
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Does Google bot crawl dynamically created iframes? [duplicate]

The situation looks as followed: User includes Javascript snippet into his page. Javascript creates iFrame dynamically and appends it to page. iFrame has static content. Is Google bot smart enough ...
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How bad is JS redirects for SEO?

I have a domain with different markets/languages on different URL paths, like example.com/fr for France and example.com/se for Sweden. This way we gets all our pages indexed for each language - great! ...
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Google INDEED crawls ajax? [duplicate]

I don't understand how this didn't make a bigger BOOM online. It is well known in the industry that google does not index AJAX (just google-search "google crawls ajax") and see dozens of articles ...
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How to pass the Page filename to Google Analytics trackEvent()

I want to easily view Events for a particular page in Google Analytics. Is there a way to pass in the page filename to the event call? e.g., _gaq.push(['_trackEvent', 'ACTION-DESCRIPTION', ...
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Undefined variable in a Javascript for a Google Chrome Extension [closed]

I am a complete newbie in Javascript and I have altered an already existing Javascript. However, when I run it through JSLint and JSHint, I get the same error, which is this: JSLint: Undeclared ...
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Videos on homepage using JS will this effect SEO?

My website has videos on the homepage that open up in JavaScript without navigating to another page. Many other websites host videos on separate pages, will this effect my SEO?
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Do web crawlers have local storage?

The title basically says it all, but the reason for my question is this... I make a few checks before I load in any ads, and one of these checks is to see if the browser has local storage as my ...
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Cookie consent messages required on websites - how will adsense work?

I ended up watching this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H5xVSXTn41Y It states that publishers have until September 30th, 2015 to add a visible message indicating about the use of cookies on ...
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How to trace origin of script injected in my webpage

I was looking through a static site I created on my local server, in my web browser, and found a curious call to an external script <script ...
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Will Google/Bing crawl my website both with and without Javascript, or with only?

We have put a lot of work into our website, to try and make it as SEO-friendly as possible, while also providing a great UX. If you visit with JavaScript enabled, you get a slick AngularJS SPA, which ...
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Duplication of menu through javascript or PHP: Which is better for SEO and page performance?

I have a site with a typical desktop dropdown menu. For the mobile menu (and on touch devices), I am using javascript to slide it out onto the page from the right side by touching a menu button. The ...
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404 error - page loads fine. OSCommerce - Seperate WP install on blog.

I have looked over other peoples posts but I cant find anything to fix this specific error. On my site, I have 2 CMS - one for the main site which is OS Commerce and I have Wordpress installed on the ...
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Will JavaScript influence my search position in Google?

I have a script which does some position fixes within my site - things like $(".slider_text").css("paddingLeft", procentaj_stdr); $(".slider_text").css("paddingTop", procentaj_slider/12); There are ...
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Can writing a floating navbar's HTML at the bottom of the page increase SEO?

In my entry into SEO (and admittedly the subject is in constant change) I had read SEO Warrior. In that book it explained the concept of increasing a page's SEO value by placing navigation at the ...
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Do I really need to support older browsers?

When an automatic update hits Windows, it updates all software to the latest, stable version. When you update Linux, it does the same. Why should I worry about writing code for older browsers when ...