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how to map a file path to a ip address

I want to map a path to a domain and the most easy way i can think of is to try to map a path a ip and map that ip to a domain in the windows hosts file.But i don't know how to map a path to a ip.
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What vulnerabilities does having a firewall prevent against, after enabling commonly used ports? [on hold]

Much advice on setting up a server includes configuring a firewall. Practical configurations recommended for that firewall often involve permitting outgoing connections and most commonly used incoming ...
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Setting up a second domain to my web server

I have a domain name which points to my web server, and we added a secondary domain for short urls, which points to the same ip address, however with the new domain, it is giving "Forbidden You ...
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Can I use Google Analytics for multiple versions of an application on different domains

We have a commercial web application which customers buy and host on different domains. I want to add google analytics tracking to all the instances of the application that will give me aggregate data ...
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CName redirects to www.domain.com but not to http://domain.com

I moved a site to WP Engine. I changed the zone file cname to point to the wpengine domain. So now I can access www.mysite.com, but I cannot access http://mysite.com (takes me to godaddy no site ...
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Using article published dates effects SEO?

In my blog I publish articles with date below under it. My questions are: Using dates will have positive impact or negative impact? After few years of publishing the post, since my post age is old ...
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Will I lose old Google Analytics data if I create a new account

I am looking to create a new account for a website for Google Analytics data. I will be taking over the analytics for a client, but want to be able to compare old historical data to the analytics. ...
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What is an optimum redirect / canonical path for this instance?

In assisting with the migration of a friend's site, we discovered that 301 redirects had been created for what are, ultimately, temporary pages. These temporary pages then point to a canonical URL ...
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Best practice for running development and production servers [on hold]

I've been doing web development for some years now and have always questioned my methods when it comes to deploying a site, or doing maintenance. I have so far done the development locally, and ...
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What is the correct HTTP status code for: “This version of this API has been discontinued”?

I have a RESTful API. There are 3 versions of it: v1, v2, and v3. I am about to publish v4, and we have decided to discontinue v1, meaning that all requests to http://example.com/v1/resource will ...
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How much does would it cost to make a website with certain features? [on hold]

we are working on planning a small business and are trying to figure out how much it would cost to make a website for it. The company would handle private transportation of workers, using ...
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Wordpress, change text colour of contact form plugin [on hold]

I'm using the CForm Builder for my Wordpress Site. My site uses a dark theme, but the contact form uses black text and so it is hard to see. I want to set the text to white so that it can be seen ...
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Redirecting domain to subfolder, one hosting account, avoid redirect loop. masking?

i know similar questions have been asked, but i've been at this for weeks. please humor me! i have two domains (giving actual domain names for simplicity and also to avoid in-head conversions for my ...
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Update and republish wordpress post. SEO penalization?

I'm currently working on improving some old posts, adding content, notes and so... I plan to publish them again on every update so it is showed again in the homescreen with the new date. Do you know ...
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Most flexible oauth2 server with nodejs and PHP [on hold]

I need to create a oauth2 server and I could see that there is a lot of implementations for this feature. Some of them seem to be abandoned, others seem to be not flexible. My website need to register ...
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How does a metered paywall track its users?

A metered paywall is most seen on online newspapers. It allows users to view a specific number of articles before requiring paid subscription. In contrast to sites allowing access to select content ...
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Google Universal Analytics - Campaign ID

In the Google Universal Analytics doc, they show a parameter called Campaign ID. The problem is that there is no other information about the use and the interest of this parameter. Indeed, all other ...
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How to remove a Facebook App from Facebook's search results?

I have a Facebook app so users can login to my website using their Facebook account, but when you type my website name into Facebook's search (the search box right next to the Facebook logo) the app ...
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Can I host my website through gitlab like you can with github pages?

I would love to use git to host my website, and would love a platform I can log into online to go along with it (something like Github). You would think in which case, that Github pages would be the ...
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How do websites like trafficestimate.com and digsitesvalue estimate web traffic?

I am curious as to how trafficestimate and digsitesvalue work or where they get their data. trafficestimate.com basically estimates how much traffic my web site gets. My initial thought was that ...
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Frequency & Recency in Google Analytics. How to read the histogram?

I'm looking in Google Analytics at Audience > Behavior > Frequency & Recency for a property I manage. My histogram looks like this: Something's fishy. The official docs say I should read this ...
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htaccess RewriteRule: Premature ending of rewrite iteration?

I'm still trying to grasp the concept of Apache's RewriteRule, so please confirm if my understanding of the below is correct... So, here's a snippet of a website's .htaccess, I add numbers in front ...
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Point custom domain to single webpage hosted on Dropbox

I have a static html page that I would like to host in Dropbox's public folder and make accessible by a domain of mine, e.g example.org. The html page has the following url structure ...
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How to handle non-existent subdirectories?

I have a dynamic website with friendly URLs. Example: Instead of /user.php?id=123, I have /user/123 Instead of /index.php?category=fishes, I have /fishes But, how do I handle non-existent ...
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JPG Image Quality [migrated]

I'm currently dealing with a problem of image quality for my website background image. I have a big blurred background image I'd like to use but would like it to be as small as possible in size for ...
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2answers
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How Do I Contact a Domain Owner Who Doesnt Use Email? (Private Registration)

So there is this .com USA based domain set up wrong and is dumping traffic onto our DNS. This domain is privatized with namecheap whois masking, and since it's wrong routing, I can't send emails ...
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High impression but no reveue

I have Chitika in my website and based on the reports, I'm having 500 - 800 impressions per day with 0 valid clicks, 0 CTR and 0 CPM. I am wondering why is my revenue still $0.00 even though I have ...
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1answer
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Form management system - using iframes to serve forms

I'm responsible for managing a lot of websites (about 200). Each website has at least one form, mostly even 4-5, as these websites are used to generate leads. I'm looking for a way to manage them all ...
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Adsense clicks without any page views

Today I noticed that on one website of mine I got two adsense clicks without any page views. How is this possible? And should I worry about violating adsense policies? This question is very similar ...
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How do I determine why Google Analytics reports that pageviews per session went up temporarily?

Slightly strange thing happened on our site's blog recently - the pageviews per session jumped about 3 weeks ago to the same/above the number of sessions. Then a few days ago that trend stopped and ...
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How to send more than 1gig of email attachment

We need a webhost server that can handle of sending and receiving huge amount of POP3 emails around 500MB to 1Gig. Is there site capable of this? Or is this possible if we will setup a 24/7 PC linux ...
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robots.txt blocking specific files also block unnecessary URLs

I am using Magento for one of my site. In Magento there is a file mage (no extension file name is mage only) to block this file I write robots.txt as # Files User-agent: * Disallow: /mage But this ...
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Index file not loading automatically for Alias in Virtual Host

I have the following virtual host setup: RailsBaseURI / <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName mydomain DocumentRoot /usr/share/redmine/public Alias /evaluation /home/user/evaluation/ ...
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Automatically subscribe to Facebook page

I have two company facebook pages. We do same industry, just slightly different. Thus we have two company pages. Lets call them Apage and Bpage. I want to automatically post content that is published ...
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Trying to decide whether to rebrand domain. Looking for opinions [on hold]

I recently launched a site at findearnings.com. I blog about online marketing and business. Recently, I've been thinking that the name sounds a little dull. Business people don't think about ...
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URL Alias not working in Apache with Redmine [duplicate]

This is a follow-up to my original post here because I got no answer there. The problem is that the request is being routed to Redmine despite the fact that Apache has an Alias for it. Anybody have ...
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Domain acquisition from competition. For best SEO juice, do I place 301? Keep site and link? or other?

Domain acquisition from competition. For best SEO juice, do I place 301? Keep site and link? or other? Situation: When someone ranks 1 in Google on carpets (A). And you rank 4 (B). And you can ...
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Animated Ad Industry Guildlines

What are the most standard specifications for an animated ad in terms of file format, file size, frames per second and etc.? I am preparing a media kit for our advertisers and can't seem to find a ...
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Website Disaster Recovery Strategy using DNS

I am attempting to formulate a Disaster Recovery strategy for our company website and would like to know if the following is even possible theoretically or practically? If I ask our Domain registrar ...
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How many keywords is too many? [duplicate]

I believe that the question of which this was marked a duplicate seems to be one about the actual HTML tag's max length. I know there is no such max length and instead want to know about how the ...
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Google Analytics Search Term Exclusions doesn't work?

I have a question concerning GA Search Term Exclusions. I excluded our brand search terms, but they still show up under "Acquisition" > "Channel" > "Organic Search". Any ideas why?
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Understanding the SHA1 sunset on SSL

According to this article: http://googleonlinesecurity.blogspot.co.uk/2014/09/gradually-sunsetting-sha-1.html SHA1 in SSL certificates will start reporting SSL errors to chrome browsers fairly soon. ...
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What would prompt multiple web crawlers to scan a site?

I ask because a few of my servers are currently being scanned by 5+ bots: Bing, Google, Baidu, Sougu, and Yandex, along with Google's mobile bots and others. Is this just bad luck or could something ...
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Are the different types of SSL certificates a bit of a scam?

I'm looking into getting a few SSL certificates for domains to cover the following: autodiscover.example.com remote.example.com www.example.com Wildcard certificates are too expensive, so I'm ...
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Will a RapidSSL certificate prevent MITM attacks?

I am looking into buying a SSL certificate for my website. I have found a certificate available from RapidSSL. Will this certificate prevent a MITM attack? Will this certificate show warnings to ...
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Do I have to give my mailing address to create a certificate? [duplicate]

So, ICANN seems to require a mailing address for my domain, but my registrar (like many others) offers to proxy the mail to me to provide privacy. However, when I want to create an SSL certificate, ...
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1answer
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Why requests/Sec is very low in jmeter benchmarking while website serves so many users?

I've created a Thread Group to test my server load. In the following picture you can see that throughput is about 27 per min. The site is a high traffic website. Is jmeter precise on showing this ...
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1answer
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Google Analytics - Page Views per host

Looking at Behaviour---> Site Content --> All pages. I can add as a secondary dimension host. Is it possible to group page views by host?
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1answer
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How many pages were visited at least once in a time period (Google Analytics)

I would like to measure how many pages in my website where visited at least once in a given time period using Google Analytics. When I look at Behaviour-->Site Content-->All Pages, the column ...
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1answer
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De-share third level .name domain

Sometime ago I registered a third level .name domain of the type john.doe.name. I just realised that I could have registered the entire second level domain doe.name, which would grant me control of ...

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