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How to get link juice for an abbreviated product name without having that on the site?

My company has recently renamed & rebranded its two software products and has come across a snag with the naming. One of the products is fairly routinely abbreviated by our customers to a name ...
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How can we have the IP of the client into the URL

I have an html form, and in action I have : action="http://localhost:8000/cgi/scriptGet.py" The problem is, how the client can access to the server ? I mean in the URL, he need to have his IP like ...
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7answers
426 views

Should I split a large CSS media queries file into separate files for each screen size?

I am working on a responsive design website to deliver content for all screen sizes. I have media queries for 5 different "steps", and the CSS file is around 30 Kb. Would it be better to split this ...
5
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4answers
3k views

Google Webmaster Tools says my XML sitemap “appears to be an HTML page”

We're running a lot of sites and we've started to get a lot of these errors in Webmaster Tools: Sitemap is HTML Your Sitemap appears to be an HTML page. Please use a supported sitemap format ...
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3answers
447 views

What is technically correct with Link Wheel and Mininet [technique], looking past the ethical (aka “blackhat”) nature?

Because of the importance of backlinks, and the way that "authority" is calculated, black hat SEO has proliferated LinkWheels and Mininets. In my opinion, we now have a situation that was like ...
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0answers
11 views

How to implement forcing the webbrowser to have a certificate to access a website [on hold]

Can someone explain throughoutly how to set up an apache2 server with SSL authentication. I do not have much experience on the topic and I want to secure a website with SSL certificates (so you have ...
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53 views

How to make page content crawlable , which is requested in script from ajax on page load

I hope that the contents which is pulled on page load could be crawled by google robot, how to do that ? I went to Google Webmasters tool to ensure that whether Google crawler could see the content ...
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5answers
86 views

one hosting space for two websites

I have a hosting + domain with a hosting company. My question is: can I have a second website just by purchasing a new domain? This is, I could develop a second website under ...
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changing URL format afftects SEO reputation and not considering 301 redirection

We had URL http://www.example.com/category/subcategory.html which changed to http://www.example.com/category/filter/cat/subcategory.html We did 301 redirection, updated canonical URL to new one also ...
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3 views

Track a Goal conversion for filling in contact form when URL stays the same

If a contact forms URL stays the same after submitting the form, how can I track goal conversions in Google Analytics for filling in the form? Normally I would add the confirmation pages URL into the ...
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1answer
27 views

Google can no longer fetch pages after successful URL rewrites using an .htaccess file

I tried to rewrite my URLs so they no longer have the .html extension. But when I did this (successfully) Google can no longer crawl my pages when I use "Fetch as Google". Instead, it returns 404 ...
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2answers
102 views

SEO: is it a good practice for 2000 pages to redirect to 20 pages?

My task is to redirect ("301 redirection") 20 groups of 100 pages (2000 pages) with duplicate content to 20 pages in inner blog at the same domain. I know how to do it but is it a good idea from SEO ...
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2answers
18 views

AdSense ads are not being displayed on my homepage [on hold]

I have a relatively new site that has AdSense installed in the same location across each page. Ads however are not (and have never been) displaying on my homepage. I have checked that I have enough ...
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0answers
22 views

How can I create a shorter alias URL to a longer URL using an .htaccess file?

Using an .htaccess file, I want to make one specific URL have a shorter alias like this: Original URL: ...
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1answer
24 views

How can I remove the .html extension for static webpages that are indexed so they'll still work in a WordPress site?

I have a static HTML website with less than 100 pages and 99 of them are indexed in Google's search engine. I want to convert it into a WordPress website, but there are some problems I'm worried ...
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2answers
23 views

What contributes to expanded company details being displayed in Google search results?

For some results returned in Google Search, on the right side it displays the company details, logo, contact numbers, etc... For example, see the following screenshot: I'd like to know what ...
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1answer
10 views

Do I need to publish pages for the combination of search terms applicable for my site? [on hold]

My site is database driven site for educational courses. I around 200 courses list with me. The users I am targeting search for terms like MBA in finance, Computer engineering Graduates. Now I can ...
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1answer
203 views

Google Webmaster Tools not showing index pages

I have submitted sitemap and also fetched pages of my sites but still its showing error like "domain with protocol https://www.domain-name is not available try with http://www.domain-name.html". ...
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1answer
17 views

Does a jQuery “rel=nofollow” even work?

It's a fairly common practice for webmasters to rel=nofollow external links, and I frequently see it done with jQuery. The script typically looks something like this (off the cuff here): ...
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0answers
4 views

Is this a valid approach to Responsive Image Loading? [on hold]

I don't want to hard-code media queries, column widths, and/or breakpoints into my HTML because these values vary widely across my website designs. So I've devised what I hope is a valid approach to ...
0
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1answer
112 views

Addon domains and SEO

I have a shared hosting account with a main domain and many add-on domains. I don't actually use the main domain, it just has a landing page. Can I tell bots not to index the main domain WITHOUT ...
0
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1answer
17 views

PageRank unavailable for website

I usually check my site up at SEO Site Checkup. Now, my site's not top-notch, and I don't expect it to have a high PageRank. But SEO Site Checkup says Pagerank is unavailable for my site (that's ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

How to convert Shockwave Flash 5 files to newer version

How would you go about upgrading old Shockwave Flash files to a newer version? In my case, I have files from Shockwave Flash 5 and see that Adobe is currently on version 12. I want to be sure to ...
2
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0answers
8 views

What are “environment target actions” in Google AdWords HTML5 ads?

Google AdWords documentation for ad formats list several requirements for creating ads in HTML5. One of the requirements is: For environment target actions, timer and multiple exits are not ...
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3answers
39 views

How to handle URL parameter for mobile site

I have a phpBB forum with a skin for mobile users. Some javascript detects your device/resolution and sends you to the mobile skin or not. The URL's remain the same, it's based on a cookie. People ...
2
votes
3answers
960 views

Enable use of .htaccess

I'm trying to enable use of htaccess file in Ubuntu 14.04 (Apache 2.4.7). I know that this question has many possible dublicates, but none of them helped me yet. .htaccess: ErrorDocument 404 ...
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1answer
1k views

JMeter: how to asign a single distinct value from CSV Data Set Config to each thread in thread group?

I have to make a load test for a relatively large number of users so I cant really use User Parameters pre-processor to parametrize each thread with custom user data. I've read that I should use CSV ...
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4answers
7k views

How do spambots work?

I have a forum that's getting hit a lot by forum spambots, and of course the best way to defeat something is to know thy enemy. I'll worry about defeating those spambots later, but right now I'd like ...
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1answer
101 views

URL rewrite from www.domain.com/sudirectory to http://domain.com/subdirectory

I need a solution for the following problem: I use a CMS and want the backend only be available at http://domain.com/backend and not at http://www.domain.com/backend. How do I have to change my ...
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0answers
2 views

Fishing Charter Booking System [on hold]

Hello everybody and thanks in advance, I've designed a website for my brother's fishing charter business, www.flyinhighcharters.com I'd like to add a booking system that can display open dates on ...
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0answers
8 views

Google analytics stopped showing trackbacks after tracking code change

I have a pretty heavily linked-to website. GA showed some trackback in Acquisition > Social > Trackbacks every day until a few days ago, then all the sudden nothing. There's data in other report pages ...
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0answers
8 views

Search Google with richsnippet [on hold]

Is it possible to do a Google search for a certain (schema.org) rich snippet? For example: itemprop="isbn" 9780030426599
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votes
2answers
35 views

Yahoo search engine not able to index Ajax content?

Does Yahoo support crawlable Ajax? I'm about solution provided by Google (https://developers.google.com/webmasters/ajax-crawling). How to make my Ajax content crawlable by Yahoo search engine?
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0answers
12 views

How to start mainteance scripts made by MediaWiki on 000webhost [on hold]

i need to start update.php scrypt using MediaWiki on 000webhost, and noone has shell access, so i dont know how. How to do it? I need easyest solution, like another PHP file, or something else?
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2answers
32 views

Beneficial to optimize rel=“canonical” pages as well as original?

For pages that have rel="canonical" and are duplicates of other pages on my site, does it make sense to optimize those pages? Would optimize the duplicate page with rel="canonical" in terms of the ...
0
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0answers
20 views

Do Spammers share a database? [on hold]

I manage a web platform. I set up there an awesome anti-spam module written in ruby called Negative Captcha which basically adds invisible fields for robots to fill. We are live since last May, and ...
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3answers
1k views

Search results for my website show content that isn't mine including pharmacy (Viagra and Cialis)

I have a website and when I try a search like this: site:dichthuatviettin.com it gives me bunch of result like this : Those pages do not exists on my website, how did they get there? I don't know ...
2
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1answer
30 views

Using Google Analytics to determine whether paid media visitors subsequently return

I'd like to be able to find out whether I am driving returning visits to my site through paid media. E.g. what percentage of people who initially visited for the first time through an advert now ...
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0answers
9 views

Database schema for sporting events model [on hold]

I'm looking for a sporting events data model. Not sure if this is where I need to ask this, if not please let me know and then I will delete it and post the question elsewhere. I have a website ...
9
votes
4answers
340 views

Where does the URL parameter “?chocaid=397” come from?

In Google Webmaster Tools, I noticed that my front page was indexed two times: example.com/ example.com/?chocaid=397 I know that I could fix this with the use of link type canonical, but I wonder: ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Logic behind reseller hostings with everything unlimited [on hold]

I wanted to apply for a reseller hosting, while there are companies that provide very little amount of space with limited number of domains and high price, there are also companies that have reseller ...
4
votes
2answers
270 views

Best way to redirect users back to the pretty URL who land on the _escaped_fragment_ one?

I am working on an AJAX site and have successfully implemented Google's AJAX recommendation by creating _escape_fragment_ versions of each page for it to index. Thus each page has 2 URLs: pretty: ...
2
votes
1answer
41 views

Would using content from third-party websites while giving credit to them be considered “fair use”?

I want to create a international flight search engine website that links to multiple other flight searching websites and pulls the flight information into my site, by linking to the source website, ...
2
votes
2answers
218 views

Robots meta tag with “noimageindex”

I have some doubt regarding noimageindex value in meta robots tag. If I add this tag on my page say http://www.example.com/somepage/someaction.php and on that page the images are served from another ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Is this a DNS or server-side error?

I am having difficulty accessing a specific website. (I get 500 Server fault errors) I can access this site on my iPhone when NOT connected to WiFi. I CANNOT access the site when connected to WiFi ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Why domains are expensive? [on hold]

I have searched about this a lot of time but I never got a logic answer. Some says you are paying ICAN taxes, but it only account for less than $1. Some says you are paying for maintaining DNS ...
3
votes
1answer
174 views

Site migration and SEO impact

I'd greatly appreciate a response on the following question relating to site migration and SEO impact. Here's some background on how my domain name and site is currently configured: My domain name ...
2
votes
1answer
124 views

Google Analytics Social Tracking implementation. Is Google's example correct?

The current Google Analytics help page on Social tracking (developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/gajs/gaTrackingSocial?hl=es-419) links to this page with an example of the ...
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3answers
64 views

How to scan files for malware as they are uploaded to the website?

My website got hacked, and I was able to locate the bad scripts the hacker entered and remove them. I am aware that there are services available to scan your site for malware. I was wondering if ...
2
votes
1answer
183 views

Is there a way to know if apache receives a request from a public IP not local to your country?

I'm looking for ways to know if an apache server receives a request , from another country (e.g germany) considering its a fair request (no spam , or proxies). I want it either to appear this as a ...

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