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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 http://www.liberiangeek.net/2014/10/install-wordpress-self-signed-ssl-apache2-...
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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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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 done/...
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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 https://...
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How to update theme using the latest html5blank

I inherited a site built with an earlier iteration of html5blank for the theme. 1.5 years later it's experiencing some fatal errors. When I briefly switched the theme from the customized html5blank ...
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Mixed Content issue with WordPress, Cloudflare SSL and Genesis Framework

I have a WordPress which is based on the Genesis Framework and uses CloudFlare Flex SSL. The problem occurs in iOS Safari and Firefox mainly, the site gets loaded but without styles and everything ...
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How to check if I have bad links in my Wordpress site?

I have Wordpress site and recently receive bad from AdSense for invalid activity. Honestly I don't know why, but one of the things that may be is hidden link in my theme. The theme is not activated(...
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My Images and Text is not recognized by SEO Tools [closed]

I have a new website called http://appovete.com/ When I check with SEO Tools like http://www.seoptimer.com/ or WooRank I see this strange things: Images: 83 images found, 57 without ALT attribute - ...
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Overhaul website - completely remove old content?

I am working on a client's website. It currently runs on WordPress and has a ton of pages which are badly created keyword stuffed, and not user friendly at all. Our plan is to completely overhaul the ...
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Redirect asp to html page to page [duplicate]

i need to redirect 301 page from an old site in .asp(without www) to a wordpress site (with www). I try with htaccess and hosting control panel, but nothing works! Redirect 301 /page.asp htttp://www....
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WordPress on OpenShift will not load (310 error) without “www.” on mydomain.com in General Settings

I installed a WordPress site on an OpenShift Online [PAAS] account. If I configure WordPress Address & Site Address (in General Settings) both to http:// mydomain.com (without the space; I added ...
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WordPress - Ignoring Parent Category and SEO

I use WordPress for my site and I've just run into this dilemma. I have five major categories on my site and each categories have five sub-categories. Usually, the posts are published under one sub-...
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Can multiple websites/domains be hosted by the same Platform as a Service [PAAS]?

Sorry if this is trivial, but I am still learning the basics of PAAS, so I appreciate your patience... Can separate websites both be hosted by a single PAAS (used via single account with a given ...
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Uknown source of sublinks

I have recently took over the admin rights to my webpage from a company I had outsourced to create it, they however left the job undone and now my SEO sublinks are appearing in Portuguese. I have ...
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Should I remove Google indexed pages before requesting a review after thin content manual action

Following on from my previous question - NOINDEX large number of pages to fix Google thin content manual action? Firstly, If I noindex all pages causing the manual action, is that enough for me to ...
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htaccess ErrorDocument 404 not working

I am planning to replace WordPress on my site with custom HTML/CSS/JS, and I'm trying to check my .htaccess file will work. It is working, as I was able to change the directory index with it, but for ...
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NOINDEX large number of pages to fix Google thin content manual action?

I've just been hit with a site wide manual spam action on Google due to a significant percentage of 'Thin content with little or no added value'. I have a large number of posts that are affiliate ...
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How to change nofollow links to dofollow links

I am running a self hosted wordpress site and almost all settings run on default. One of my guest author asked me to change the nofollow links to dofollow links. I don't know how to do that for my web
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Wordpress + MariaDB installation becoming unstable [closed]

I have a wordpress installation on a CentOS machine using MariaDB as database server. This MariaDB is installed in another linux machine. Wordpress runs alone within httpd. About 7 days ago the ...
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Shifting blog from blogger to wordpress - retain traffic

We have a popular blog hosted on the blogger platform with a custom domain name. We want to move it to a self hosted WordPress website with the same domain. The blog has an authority on 8/10 to 9/10 ...
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Google adsense application rejected - network website

I'm running a network of websites/subdomains, that are all based on the same samedomain.com, each subdomain having its own subdomainaddress.samedomain.com. On the front page of samedomain.com the ...
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Best practice, to link to sitemap index or sitemap post+page list from WMT?

I'm using WordPress and Yoast SEO which creates a main sitemap which links to various other child sitemaps. e.g Main WP sitemap: sitemap_index.xml WP Posts sitemap: post-sitemap.xml WP Pages ...
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HTTP to HTTPS Redirect, but make it cacheable redirect? [duplicate]

In an effort to speed up my small wordpress site. This was recommended to allow caching my redirects. Wordpress Settings has HTTPS for address. What are my options? Avoid landing page redirects ...
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How to SpeedUp? Small Wordpress page, 447kb, load time ~3sec

Testing: Under NameCheap shared hosting my 5 page Wordpress site first page is 447kb HTTPS and 23 requests but takes 3 seconds to load (pingdom). That is rather poor right? Tried a second time ...