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Google will not index my home page correctly, it is only showing sub-pages or an image [duplicate]

I have some trouble to get my blog http://clutchpumper.com listed. Yesterday Google only showed my author page. I removed this page using "Google webmaster tools". But now Google just gives me a ...
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Number of execution and strange POST calls

Having a problem with a number of script execution. Host: Siteground Hosting package: GoGeek ( declared for aproximatly 100,000 visitors per month) Current status of execution in last 24h: ...
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Wordpress social icons not linking to social media account?

I'm new to WP so maybe I'm looking at the wrong place but- I have social icons at the top of my website (as is default by the WP Theme). I want the icons (FB, Twitter, YT, Linkedin, Skype) to link to ...
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Custom CSS in WordPress is not served over HTTPS breaking WooCommerce secure checkout

I use WooCommerce on my WordPress site and I have just forced HTTPS redirect for the Checkout flow. However, when I do this, my custom CSS is blocked. I get: Mixed Content: The page at ...
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Google indexing the home page multiple times with spammy and trademarked parameters

I am helping a client figure out some weird URL issue and I am stumped! Google Webmaster tools shows a couple of hundred "pages" that essentially don't exist and look pretty spammy, also using wording ...
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XML Sitemap upload for Wordpress site

I had previously used an XML Sitemap auto generator on the AIOSEO plugin but wanted to make some changes to the prioritization of some of the URLs that I could not change through the functions of the ...
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After turning off and on my CDN (cloudflare), everything broke

I need some help asap. I had some problems with my icon fonts and found out, it's because of the CDN and "cross domain". So I thought, I should try to deactivate my CDN and look what happens.... BAD ...
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Using .htaccess deny returning 302 and not 403 forbidden

I'm in the process of adding yet another layer of security to some of my WordPress installs, since some of my customers sites use shared hosting, and generally they do not ban users for brute force ...
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WordPress and Google Indexing

One of my domains i am working on, the site is using wordpress and literally a barebone site. A couple of sample pages not even an SEO plugin or site map generated as yet, why? - Well i setup the ...
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WordPress: Many IPs issuing wp-login redirect + wp-login register + xmlrpc. Problem or not?

My WordPress instance is hosted at my own domain and is installed in subdirectory xxxx (i.e. not in the root directory). 5 days ago I added a WP blog, and also started commenting in social media about ...
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Trouble with Analytics SPAM and GTM

let me show you my problem: I Installed Analytics by GTM with UA tag My Website is an Wordpress based Started tracking access Then, in JetPack plugin statistics, the pageviews and monitoring are ...
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SEO URL Concept/Structure Categories and Custom Taxonomy [duplicate]

I make a wordpress blog right now which has the following: Categories: -Football -Basketball -Baseball Tags: - a lot of Teams and Players Custom Taxonomy (Channel): -News -Images -Videos My ...
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Google shows the wrong title for my website - robots.txt issue

Let's cut to the chase. I have this website all set up and everything, but when I type "lissa mariage" on google it shows this in translation from Romanian it says: "pages_rss_title" I noticed the ...
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AdSense status still asking to setup ads on site

I have registered to AdSense and added the ads to the website thru the WordPress AdSense plug in. But when I go to my AdSense account, its still saying : Your account is getting reviewed. Help us ...
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Disable indexing of specific Images or based on size

I am working on a project where I need to disable specific images from Google indexing, or disable based on their size. I do not have any idea other than adding this code in robots.txt: User-agent: ...
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Google Fetch Returning 404 Pages That Are Tags With A Web Address Added To The End

I have a Wordpress site that I have set up with Google Fetch and I have been getting a bunch of crawl errors and it has started significantly hurting my Google ranking and site traffic even though it ...
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Installing WP in Bitnami with php 7

I wanted to test possible incompatibilities of my WordPress site with php 7. So I downloaded the php 7 wamp installer and installed it without problems. Then I downloaded the WordPress module But ...
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Multi country redirect working with google

I have company.com, us.company.com and ca.company.com, all using the same language, however, displaying different content e.g. pricing, imagery and text I want the site to be displayed in Google as ...
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Integrate WordPress in Java Platform for the SEO

I have a platform developed in JSF (Java) and a blog that was stored in Blogger. What I've done it is install Apache on my own server where Tomcat is installed, it install WordPress on Apache and it ...
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problems Enabling SSL for wordpress

I have wordpress installed on an Ubuntu web server. I installed wordpress no problem then followed this guide to add https ...
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Estimating Server Resources

I am planning on building a Wordpress multisite with a business and revenue model based on edublogs.com and Wordpress.com. As I am selecting the test and the production environment, how would I go ...
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Website being indexed twice by Google [duplicate]

Website is being indexed by Google twice. Both indexes have the right SEO information for the home page, such as title and description. However for the sublinks there are two versions, one version of ...
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Can I have my Wordpress blog's subdomain hosted on Blogger.com?

I want my wordpress blog's subdomain to be hosted on Blogger. My current host is bluehost and bought domain from Godaddy. Will it work? Why would I like to do this? Because I having something that ...
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Is “article:tag” meta tag necessary?

I just changed my Wordpress theme and I can't find <meta property="article:tag" content=" " /> in my posts and pages metadata. Are they really necessary? If they are how do I add them back?
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Spamdexing with reviews? How to stop Google from looking at my reviews?

I recently did a move to a propagate a set of reviews across the entire site (Planting the set of reviews under every product page so that people can see the reviews no matter what product they were ...
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Do I need CDN for a Wordpress blog getting 50000 page views a month? [duplicate]

My blog gets pageviews from all over the world and it has approx. 500 images.
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Want to Transfer Forum to a Subdomain

I am Using WordPress CMS and using bbpress Forum plugin, I created a forum on WP site: www.example.com/test/ but now, i am looking to Transfer it to http://test.example.com , But I am not able to ...
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Website being indexed twice by Google, one with the correct sublinks and the other with all sublinks redirecting to homepage

As that title says, my website is being indexed by Google twice. Both indexes have the right SEO information for the home page, such as title and description. However for the sublinks there are two ...
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Can Google Tag Manager help identify the user source of an event?

I hope this question is appropriate for this forum. I was told in "SuperUser" that I should move it here. It is likely to be a very simple question, but I finding a direct answer searching on Google ...
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How to put fixedbanners at margin of website [closed]

everyone.i been currently using wordpress for my website and my request is how i can put fixed banners outside the margin on left and right side i.e the banners should be placed in white spaces ...
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placing pdf files with keywords on many different wordpress sites

I do a daily search for my primary keyword phrases just to see what comes up. The past couple of months Google results show 2-4 new items every day and each is a pdf file at a different wordpress.com ...
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WordPress security checklists on cPanel

I'm installing WordPress on a shared cPanel hosting for blogging. I'm planning to install it in a folder under public_html, that is, public_html/myblog. I am using WordPress application installer ...
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When CloudFront is activated some elements are failing to load

I use WordPress and I'm using CloudFront as my content delivery network. When activating CloudFront some elements, practically icons are not loading, what could be the problem?
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Redirecting Images to Post Pages in WordPress - is it Good for SEO?

Someone linked to one of my site's images directly e.g: http://example.com/wp-content/uploads/year/day/pic.jpg To maintain link juice flow is it worth considering redirecting the image to a post ...
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Facebook sharing from WordPress not showing thumbnail in feed

I'm having some trouble with my Facebook sharing on my site www.letitgo.ca . I'm finding that when the site is shared, I get a blank thumbnail where an image should be in my facebook feed. From ...
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Low cache hit rate with Cloudflare

I am using a free Cloudflare account with a WordPress site and have seen consistently poor cache hit rates. After several weeks using Cloudflare, only about 22% of requests and 50% of traffic by ...
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Dynamic Sitemap with Blog

I have a website. My website also have a blog page where I post blog posts. Blogs are posted on WordPress. I want each time I post a new blog, the website XML sitemap updated with that blog post. How ...
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Setting up site links for a one-page scrolling site: Can anchored links be used?

I redesigned a website as a one-page scrolling site but now the sitelinks that appeared in Google search results are no longer there (ie- "About" "Contact Us") The site is set up with anchored links ...
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Site search results showing strange foreign letters and images

I'm having some strange characters show up on a site search using Google. I've gone through the WordPress files and could not find anything strange. Also ran a malware detect on the site. The ...
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How do I get data from facebook page to wordpress [closed]

How do I show data from a facebook post or app to a wordpress widget?
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what does the <hr /> tag do in wordpress?

I saw that using <hr /> before and after some content sort of lifts the content. Could anybody share what does the tag do and does it come/have antecedent from HTML 4.0 or is a tag ...
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Why are my Google Analytics pageviews and sessions down?

I am running a WordPress site. Up until October 1, the site had a blog running at the root level of the site. On that day, I moved all the blog files into a directory so the WordPress blog would be ...
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Wordpress keeps redirecting to non-existent wordpress directory

I've uploaded WordPress to my GoDaddy and when I go to example.com/wp-login.php to login page looks bare. I would expect to see the styled default WordPress login page and secondly when pressing ...
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Does a bunch of post tags within Wordpress help with SEO?

we run a wordpress blog with almost 94.000 post tags, spread over 5000 posts, and only 20.000 of these post tags are actually attached to more than one post, hence 74.000 of the total number of tags ...
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AWS, WordPress and URL issue

We set up WordPress and the website works okay but when a visitor clicks on any link the URL doesn't change. As far as I can tell we're using EC2. I've tried a few different themes and the issue ...
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WordPress and PHP memory limits

I'm running a WordPress plan on bluehost servers! It's 1 Core with 2GB of RAM. PHP Memory Limit is set to 512MB and WordPress has: define('WP_MEMORY_LIMIT', '256M') Is this proportion OK? I'm ...
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Google keywords content of Wordpress sidebars

I am running widgets in the sidebars of my wordpress blogs. In one blog e.g. I use the "Archive" Widget which allows access to all articles of a given month. As the blog is existing for a while this ...
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Installing plugins and themes on Wordpress by web browser GUI

I have installed XAMPP stack on the bitnami website. It bundles MySQL Database, ProFTPD, and Apache Web Server. I cannot install plugins or themes from the web browser on wp-admin url. When I click ...
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Does disavow solve the problem of removing unnatural links in google search?

I have created the site and it got hacked by spammer. now there many unnatural links in it if I disavow it the whole domain will it solve my problem what. Also I have two version of domain ...
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Page accessible but googlebots return 404 error [closed]

I'm working on a project which has Codeigniter integrated with WordPress. My website works fine, all links are accessible. When google crawls my website pages then only for wordpress pages it gives ...