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Are there any server side only website analytics solutions? [on hold]

In the light of the EU cookie law and lots of other things that have crossed my path, I'm rethinking analytics, and I've done a lot of searching, to no avail, for a server-side only website analytics ...
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Firefox accusing me of distributing malware on my site

I noticed that Firefox has decided to block some EXE installers from my site, showing a label Blocked: May contain virus or spyware. I right-click the file, select Unblock, and this message is shown ...
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ssl_error_inappropriate_fallback_alert

Using Firefox got this error: "The server rejected the handshake because the client downgraded to a lower TLS version than the server supports. (Error code: ssl_error_inappropriate_fallback_alert)" ...
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1answer
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Improving SEO on images when the company name has generic word?

So we have a really generic word like beach but the company is call beach stockholm, so what will the best possible way to make this when we have search like beach ad campaign EDIT: What I have in ...
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Two related business (plant nursery & garden designer), same owner. One website or two?

I hope this question is not too specific to be answered here. The situation is that a husband and wife run two businesses: a plant nursery and a garden design service I can see a reason for ...
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How do you implement a www to naked domain redirect in Google cloud app with Flask? [duplicate]

I see loads of tutorials about naked to www domain redirect but what if I want to do it the other way around. My app is on google apps and my domain is on godaddy. I'd love to know how to do this.
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Should I create a sitemap for an invite only website? [duplicate]

I'm creating an invite only website, so my question is if I need to create a sitemap xml and upload to Google and others search engines with all pages? With only the main page (that'll be open for ...
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Is there a limit on directory removal with Google Webmaster Tools?

Is there a limit on directory removal with Google Webmaster Tools? I have a bunch of directories that I need to remove. I've already edited my robots.txt to disallow these. Some of the pages are ...
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Opening forum for search engine bots and SEO

We develop and sell components for other software developers through our website. The main products are ActiveX and WinFroms.NET grid controls. Some years ago we established a forum dedicated to our ...
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Godaddy hosting and domain - Difference between creating alias and forwarding with masking

I have two godaddy accounts. In one I have a domain registered and a hosting. www.mywebsite.com -> Hosted in the same account with Linux+Cpanel I have another account, and with that account I ...
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Google Webmaster Tools: duplicate title even with a 301 redirect in place

I have plenty of duplicate titles http://example.com/?attachment_id=1678/feed/ http://example.com/?attachment_id=1678/ The first link triggers a 301 redirect to the second link. So why does Google ...
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1answer
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Correct usage of Brand from schema.org

What is the correct usage of using the Brand schema from schema.org? I have a website that sells clothes. I have a brands page where I list all the brands for which I have products on my website, for ...
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Two duplicated <h1> tags and one hidden

Is that bad for SEO? <h1 class="responsive-hidden">This is my title</h1> <h1 class="hidden responsive-show">This is my title</h1>
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Identifying file sending out spam emal

I'm trying to identify the cause of spam emails being spent out from one of my clients wordpress websites. while I can identify the folder i can't identify the file. I've added the following to the ...
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How to find out which links of website posted on Twitter

I recenlty noticed many requests from Twitterbot user agent in my website's logs which I believe it doesn't crawl by itself unless someone is posting links of my website on Twitter. That posts could ...
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A* Search real world examples! [on hold]

What are the A* search real world examples available? Is google maps and bing map using A* search algorithm?
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2answers
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Is it OK for SEO and ads on the site if I have the same content on multiple domains?

I have a web based proxy and web filters eventually blacklist the domain. Because of this, I am thinking of creating alternate domains for the same website. Each domain would host 100% same content. ...
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0answers
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Different number in Google Analytics “SEO landing pages” vs. custom report google/organic entries

(I hope I've got everything translated correctly, because our Google Analytics is in german. I'll write the german word after the translations, in case anyone speaks german and I've got the ...
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0answers
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Is it a good idea to change/add keywords to an already well-ranking page?

I have a site that is ranking bottom of page 1 for "IT support company" - however, I have since realised there are other keywords I could be ranking for as well, such as "IT support services," had I ...
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0answers
7 views

Redirect email from my email server to one hosted by Google Apps

I want to redirect email from domain1.com to domain2.com. The problem is that the mail for domain2.com is hosted by Google Apps. All my employees have two email accounts: employeeX@domain1.com hosted ...
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Hreflang not pickeup up by Google Webmaster [on hold]

We created sitemaps with hreflang. But it is not yet picked up google webmaster after 3 weeks. How can we identify the issue? Thanks Alen Jose.
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Should meta tags along with site verification, publisher be used on mobile website as well

I have a website with it's mobile redirection to http://m.example.com. They both are different website which share a same database and URL structure. Apart from couple of URLs, all redirect to the ...
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20answers
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1answer
72 views

Why would a website with keyword stuffing rank higher than one without in google search results?

Like some other websites, I try to maintain a balance in keywords in comparison to other words. I ran tests of my (optimized) website as well as a (keyword stuffed) competitor website via this SEO ...
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2answers
5k views

How can I find out how many times a specific term has been searched on Google?

Is this information possible to get? If not is there any other source of information that can provide this?
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1answer
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How is it possible to have worse global Alexa rank and better country Alexa rank?

Alexa.com provides following information for two sites at the same time with the same country: Site A: tarafdari.com (Alexa Link) 1. Global Rank: 8523 2. Country Rank: 157 3. Percentage Of ...
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0answers
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Google Indexed demo site with same content [duplicate]

I have two server one is production abc.com other demo.abc.com problem is Google has indexed the demo server as well. What is fastest possible fix to it and to remove it from Google index? What ...
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2answers
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When to upgrade your web-hosting? Advantages of VPS?

Right now I'm using shared hosting from ixwebhosting. As I've developed more websites for clients and continue to receive more visitors each month I have experienced a lot of "lag" and slow load times ...
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0answers
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Google Webmaster Tools search analytics Queries volume drop [on hold]

I see a massive drop in my Google Webmaster Tools Search Analytics, but in my Google Analytics I see no drop, even an increase in traffic. What is going on?
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1answer
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Am I legally liable for user generated content and comments?

I know that it is in your best interest to enforce specific policies in regards to what is appropriate for your site, but are there any legal issues with not filtering their content? For example, ...
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1answer
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Analytics Reporting Using Custom Dimensions With Changing Values

I'm looking to segment users on my website by those who are logged in and those who are not, and I'm a bit confused as to how it will work out implementation-wise. So my plan is: Create a ...
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1answer
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Which whois is the most frequently updated?

As the domain manager of 200+ domains, it's essential that I am able to get the most up-to-date information for all the domains I manage and monitor. And I realise that, in general, whois sites do not ...
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Email not sending to website's domain [on hold]

I have a Magento website (mydomain.com) that has a contact form. After the contact form is submitted, I have configured Magento to send an email to an email address at the mydomain.com domain. ...
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1answer
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htaccess condition if the first subfolder exists

I believe I want to know how to detect whether the first subdirectory in a request is valid. I am wanting to deploy several different versions of the same web application into different directories ...
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How to report attempted credit card fraud?

I run a website which accepts credit card payments. Recently I've noticed one account attempt almost a hundred credit card transactions for varying amounts (from $1.50 to > $500) over the course of a ...
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1answer
22 views

Splitting a Website in two sub domains by business activity

Hello I am currently working on a website for a company that so far have been manufacturing yarns, however currently they started making towel products and they wanted to somehow differentiate it. So ...
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1answer
239 views

Avoid 301 redirect in cdn.domain.mx

I have a domain with a .htaccess redirection problem. The active CDN the URL should be: cdn.domain.mx/images/test.png but redirects: cdn.domain.mx/images/something.png -> ...
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Coupon Site - Store Slug Preference (Domain name or Store Name)

What do you guys think of the slug for store name. Domain name of the store or the Full name of the store. All top sites have different models. Domain Name http://example.com/coupons/saksoff5th.com ...
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votes
2answers
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Should I fix HTTPS mixed content for SEO reasons?

I have a website that is only available via https, but 3rd party images are only available via http. This results in a HTTPS mixed content warning. I'm thinking of proxying the image serving via an ...
7
votes
3answers
7k views

Block social-buttons.com / simple-share-buttons.com Referral Spam

How to remove social-buttons.com / simple-share-buttons.com this type of lots of Referral Spam link they increase 100% bounce rate How to remove this type of referral spam link in via .htaccess or ...
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3answers
6k views

Interpreting Full Referrer in Google Analytics

I pay for advertising through google adwords, and I'm watching to ensure I'm not paying for fake clicks. (I'm new at this). I have setup Google Analytics and I'm not sure how to interpret the FULL ...
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1answer
68 views

VisualEditor for MediaWiki wiki via node.js on Heroku

For small non-WMF wikis on economical shared hosting it might be possible to get Extension:VisualEditor running without having to upgrade to VPS hosting. That is by installing Parsoid to run on ...
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1answer
22 views

Cut Permanent Redirection

We had 3 successful business websites before but our previous manager combined all our assets into one through permanent redirection. Now, another manager came and he wants us to use the other 2 sites ...
4
votes
1answer
14 views

Google Webmaster Tool : duplicate title with wordpress media

I've noticed that when I attach an image to a post, two URLs are generated, not just one: http://www.example.com/?attachment_id=1782 ...
3
votes
2answers
31 views

Multiple galleries on one page

I have multiple popup galleries that are all located in one page (homepage, to be exact). Each gallery is represented by a logo. Once the user clicks on one of the gallery logos, Javascript kicks in ...
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votes
0answers
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Bing not indexing? [duplicate]

Just a general question - does anybody find any value in using Bing Webmaster Tools? In developing my site I signed up for both Google and Bing, verified in both, and now, a year later, I have 50,069 ...
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votes
0answers
12 views

E-commerce stock theme adversely affecting SEO [duplicate]

An agency we had in recently to pitch to us to do a new e-commerce project, mentioned that when using a stock theme, this could negatively affect SEO as it's unknown whether the repetitive use of the ...
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0answers
11 views

NGinx Downloading instead of Serving

I have nginx setup on my ubuntu server as the web server with 3 config files (minus the site configs) All of my sites now download a application/octet-stream file rather than serving up the pages. ...
3
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1answer
34 views

SEO best practice when using listing with multiple pages

I have a website with multiple product categories. Those categories can be sorted (Price, rating, etc.) showing a maximum of X number of products per pages. From the SEO point-of-view, what is the ...
0
votes
0answers
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What are the possible causes of discrepancies in Google Analytics ecommerce tracking?

We have setup Google Analytics Ecommerce Tracking through Google Tag Manager. Code: $tracking_script = " dataLayer.push({ 'transactionId': '$ref', 'transactionAffiliation': ...

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