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15 views

Does image on the page improves seo rankings?

My friend once told that I should include big image on the main page of my website.And it will be good for seo. So does image on the page improves seo rankings?
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6 views

Does Google really care if your WordPress site has a “blog page” or not?

I'm developing a WP site with a blog. I want to show the blog posts by assigning "blog" as a parent category to all posts and using that category archive page to show the blog posts. I would not use ...
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37 views

My domain name is expiring but I don't have access to renew it - help!

So I'm in quite a pinch right now - have a Wordpress site with over 3,500+ posts with an above average SEO ( niche content, so almost guaranteed Page 1 results ) I initially created the site with ...
2
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1answer
164 views

Cache an external site that may have a mobile version

In continuation of the answer for the "Nginx Reverse Proxy for Tumblr" question, what is the best way to cache a web-site like Tumblr with nginx, which returns distinct results depending on the ...
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1answer
40 views

Website content was copied resulting in decreased traffic

My website with automobile niche has been struggling to stand again plagiarism and bot-attacks from last few months.In last quarter, 3 different domains were setup with exact replica of all the ...
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1answer
14 views

Restrict Indexing to Google Custom Search Only

We are looking at using Google CSE to power the search functionality for our Extranet which is restricted to staff access only. How can we restrict indexing so Google indexes the site for the embedded ...
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1answer
16 views

How to prevent page counts by search indexers

On a page I manage I store information about the most read pages and last read pages in the database. How can I manage to prevent taking into account accesses from search indexers? Note that I still ...
4
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1answer
26 views

Do sites without ads perform better in Google search results?

Does Google view sites without advertising as a more reliable source of information and increase the odds of a website returning in the search results? I ask this for a few reasons. The main reason ...
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281 views

What is the best way to get a huge amount of content to your website?

I have been working on 2 websites for a long time and the most challenging work is to create good content to them. I use to write the articles mysellf or sometimes hire an external service to do it ...
3
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1answer
137 views

What is CPU minutes (Web Hosting)?

When I ask a support from a web hosting company I receive this part. You can use up to 300+ CPU minutes without causing any issues What is the meaning of CPU minutes? How it calculate?
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70 views

Schema.org payment and delivery methods in site footer

I have create an online shop for bikes. In the footer are the payment methods like VISA, MASTERCARD and PAYPAL, including delivery and collection methods. Which schemas from Schema.org should use I ...
3
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1answer
2k views

What does the % new session metric in GA Content Experiment refer to?

My understanding of the GA entity hierarchy model is the the profile entity is the parent of the experiment entity. If you go to the content experiment dashboard, click the site usage tab in the ...
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1answer
42 views

Google search console reports rankings, but my site doesn't show up for me when searching for those keywords

So I know that positions change and are also tailored to the user personally, but when I am looking at positions in my Webmaster tools dashboard some keywords have positions like 5, 6 or 7 (first ...
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10 views

How can i get 1000 visitors daily on my website? [duplicate]

I have a website which have niche health and fitness,education,jobs,admssions etc.My website is two months old and my website is approve from google adsense this month ,But My income is too low it's ...
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6 views

File system permission for MediaWiki uploads?

We are an open source project and we have an Apache web server with a MediaWiki. Its a stand alone installation, so we don't have the complications of shared hosting a varying userids. After 20 years ...
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1answer
8 views

Factors to consider in registering an international domain [duplicate]

I would like to register a ".ee" domain. I live in the US. I have checked the rules for domain registration and looks like I am able to register without issue. I would like this site to be my home on ...
3
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2answers
54 views

Should I block an .htm resource in robots.txt

We use scripts to create static .htm files to show content on our site. Mainly in an effort to reduce database calls. For example, a script that builds a file every 5 minutes that contains a list of ...
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0answers
10 views

Google only indexing 2% of my sitemap on a 2 year old site [duplicate]

Looking at the Crawl stats on Google Webmaster Tools has made me very confused as to why Google is only indexing about 2-3% of the URL's in my sitemap. My sitemap contains 5288 URL's, but only 134 ...
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0answers
6 views

Will using src of image from another website affect my seo rankings? [duplicate]

So if I take image from another website and write something like this: <img src="http://www.external-site.com/image.jpg" alt="image name"> In terms of SEO will this affect my rankings?
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52 views

Will a popular subdomain overshadow the main domain from an SEO perspective?

This question may have been asked multiple times. But, I couldn't find a solid solution, so thought of posting it here. I have a website, we'll call it example.com. Traffic to this site is good and ...
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1answer
38 views

Use doubleclick for publishers to serve different ads for desktop and mobile

I am using AdSense and my goal is to serve a different set of ads for mobile users compared to desktop users. I'd like to it to work as illustrated in the image below where desktop users see an ad ...
0
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1answer
4 views

Google Tag Manager push event to Google analytics

When I used just Google anylytics I simply pushed event like this: _gaq.push(['_trackEvent', 'Category', 'Action', 'Opt Label'); So now I switched to Google Tag Manager. I added new tag Google ...
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1answer
37 views

Google SEO vs. Bing SEO

I was wondering if anyone has had this problem before. What is happening is that Keyword Phrase; "A B C", has been optimized for Page; "A B C." The Keyword Phrase; "D F G," has been optimized for ...
3
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1answer
52 views

SEO tips on changing blog pagination

Three years ago we launched a self-made blog area on our e-commerce website. Call it an experimental feature, if you know what I mean. We had, and still have, a very minimalistic URL schema: ...
0
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0answers
8 views

Html and css buttons no longer work [on hold]

Hello I have a website that I am making. I have text and buttons over a background that used to work before the background was added. But now they no longer work. They are drawn to the screen but do ...
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1answer
157 views

Find hosting through Bizspark program

I am a Bizspark owner and I am all set to launch my website but I am really confused about where to start the process for finding a hosting partner with my Bizspark membership. Since I have downloaded ...
0
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1answer
30 views

Migrating email from Google apps to GoDaddy

I had tried Google apps as how it works via a trail version of email. Hardly 2-3 accounts I created in trial version. I want to switch back to the email account on Go Daddy. Google apps email charges ...
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0answers
11 views

Subdomain redirects https:// to http:// [on hold]

I find this frustrating. For example, on my homepage (https://example.com) I have a link to https://subdomain.example.com, but when a user clicks on that link the page opens as http://. If you type ...
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2answers
81 views

404 errors versus SEO

I have a WordPress website in which people can link to existing or non-existing posts. So people can make links and they can link to pages/posts that don't exist. I explicitly made this possible, ...
2
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0answers
131 views

Upgraded to new Google Admob, now cannot resubmit Google Adsense application

I tried to apply for a google adsense account some time ago, but it was rejected due to some policy issues. Then I started using Legacy Admob account for the same email id. It was working fine. But ...
2
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2answers
879 views

How to hide awstats url parameters

currently in order to access statistics on my site I access this link: www.example.com/awstats/awstats.pl?config=awstatsconffile.org all is working fine, but what I want to achieve is simply this: ...
2
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3answers
96 views

Hundreds of requests to the same page from legitimate visitor

I am seeing an odd scenario in our apache access logs. We are running Magento EE and every once in awhile I will get an alert that DB connections have spiked. On several occasions I have been able to ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Does the url of a google page for a given search query change depending on the user's location, or other factors? [on hold]

For example: If I enter the query "cat", does the url of that Google page differ depending on factors such as location, or would it be identical to the url you would get for the same query.
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4answers
86 views

Are spaces in “href” valid?

Is <a href=" #id "> (note spaces) correct (X)HTML? Does it mean the same as <a href="#id">?
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0answers
9 views

Googlebot is unable to access my site's robots.txt

I am having this issue: "Google couldn't crawl your site because we were unable to access your site's robots.txt file." I have already tried all the suggestions provided in the related problems but ...
3
votes
1answer
30 views

List of words vs. words in an article

What (if any) SEO-difference is there between listing several (key)words and using the same words in a short article? For example, if I have three words presented in the following ways: <ul> ...
3
votes
1answer
260 views

In DFP, is it possible to use creative of one size on ad-units with different sizes?

I'm using a custom create type on DFP SMB, since the text has to be in Hebrew, the original text ad type doesn't work well. I made some text ads with width of the content (440x30) and they work well ...
2
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2answers
35 views

What should I use for a canonical URL for a search page that has a few search options?

I read this post here: What is a best canonical URL for a search result page? and I have search page which can set more than one item like this: ...
2
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1answer
19 views

Rewrite and hide page ID from URL

I am working with the following on a football website and when a user clicks an event they get the following URL format: /live/1/event-name.html Currently the number in the URL represents the ID ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

What is a best canonical URL for a search result page? [closed]

I have read a Google guideline About rel="canonical" and I have known that A canonical page is the preferred version of a set of pages with highly similar content. I have a search page which ...
4
votes
2answers
44 views

H1 in bread crumb bad for SEO?

The design of my website looks good, but trying to put a main big heading at the top doesn't look as nice. But I know how important a H1 tag is for SEO , after all it is the main heading describing ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

`You don't have permission` to view `User:` on MediaWiki

Suddenly (AFAIK) I can't view any userspaces on my MediaWiki install (whether I'm logged in as Admin or not). Instead I'm getting this error: You don't have permission to access ...
1
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2answers
60 views

Is there a way to mark unusual words as spelled correctly so search engines don't think the site has poor spelling?

I want to know how to indicate a particular word or work is not spelt incorrectly. Spelling does affect SEO but the common spellcheckers usually come up with around 10-20 errors per page, but these ...
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2answers
26 views

How to track clicks on inbound links besides via URL parameters?

We use a custom CMS on a site and we're having various parameters on inbound links for own tracking and inbound marketing purposes. Usually these URL parameters are added to the links so the system ...
3
votes
1answer
39 views

Create Custom Report - for what these Site Search Goals appears in metrics?

What does it mean - Goal 10 (Site Search Goal 1...) - about 20 items, Goal 2... - about 20 items, etc.? Ok, I understand what is Site Search mean. I couldnt understand, for what these Goals are if I ...
3
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1answer
31 views

Is defining an hreflang sufficient to avoid duplicate content penalties between US and UK sites with nearly identical content?

A client we work with has two online stores - a US version and a UK version, under separate domains. These stores have the same content and provide the same products, they're intended to be alternate ...
0
votes
3answers
47 views

Google crawl some pages, but not exist on website

Google Webmaster Tools is reporting a crawling error. 403 Access Denied for an ".html" such as "vy81TYYP/lraynb-20151123-dkd04-2290.html" page which has never existed on a my developed website. This ...
1
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1answer
69 views

When making a silo structured website is it ok to have header and footer on all pages?

When building a silo website from scratch, is it ok to include all the links in the header on any page? About, FAQ, Contact etc. For those unknown: What is the SILO Website Structure?
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0answers
11 views

Html and css position relative problem [on hold]

Hello I have a site on the web called omicrome.com I am updating the site and I wanted to add coloured rectangles to the background so in the css I set the z-index to -1. This works and gets the ...
1
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1answer
13 views

How to redirect 301 within subdomain?

I have 2 campaigns at competition.example.com/option_1 competition.example.com/option_2 How and where (which .htaccess file) can I 301 redirect from competition.example.com/option_1 to ...

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