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Do Search Engine Spider's submit POST forms?

If I have content behind a POST form (a select box, in my case) will Googlebot, or other Search Engine Spiders be able to crawl the content behind that form? For example, if I were to have 4 ...
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1answer
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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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4 views

Limit to events created in Google Analytics

I was wondering if there was a limit to the number of events that can be created on one property of Google Analytics. I'm aware that there's the 500 hits per session limitation for hits(including ...
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1answer
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In Google analytics, how do I see the paths through my site that users took to get to a page?

On my site I'm currently trying to work out the typical paths that users follow within my site in order to get to an end result of a certain page. I have discovered how to use landing page- to see ...
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2answers
740 views

Implementing Google Analytics through GoDaddy/Website Tonight

Is there a way to implement Analytics with GoDaddy's "Website Tonight?" Obviously GoDaddy wants you to sell you their analytics package, but this is what the client wants. I don't see any way to ...
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3answers
754 views

Do search engines directly penalize bad grammar?

Let's say I have a web page with user-contributed content, which has good content but with bad grammar, slang terms, and an inappropriate tone. I know that bad grammar is also a problem, because it ...
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4answers
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Are keywords in URLs good SEO or needlessly redundant?

A coworker and I are locked in a debate over the value of SEO keywords in the URL of a page. She wants to change all the filenames of the HTML pages of a fencing company so they look like ...
3
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2answers
104 views

Configuring an Apache server to run Python

I currently have a website set up on an Apache server running on Redhat Linux, and am trying to configure it to be able to run Python scripts. Essentially, I want to allow Python to be executable, so ...
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1answer
45 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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How to setup server, file permissions, and python script so that python script can create files and directories

I have a simple form that submits a select box. When the submit button is pressed I run a python script that needs to create a new directory and add files from an repository. Currently I cannot get ...
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1answer
6 views

Would domain forwarding or parking get my visitors to the same page?

I own the domains example.com and example.org from two different registrars. The main site is hosted under example.org. What is the better method for getting visitors to each domain to land on the ...
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0answers
4 views

How do I regain control of a Facebook page?

My website has a Facebook page that I don't have admin access for from my Facebook account. It must have been created for me by somebody else. How do I request access to this page from Facebook. I ...
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1answer
20 views

Does repetition of same rules for each major crawler bot makes sense in robots.txt?

SEO is a bit of arcane topic and sometimes I encounter strange practics which seemingly aren't backed up by any advice but still persists. Now I mean something like this: User-agent: Googlebot ...
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0answers
9 views

How independent is an addon domain from the main domain?

I have a business site (example.com) hosted at NameCheap. The hosting plan allows up to 4 addon domains. I have two more personal sites (a.com, b.com) on another hosting. Obviously for reducing the ...
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0answers
7 views

Is there a permission in MediaWiki to allow a user to edit discussions but not pages?

Is there a permission in MediaWiki that allows a user to edit a discussion but not a page? That would enable anyone to, say, express a view, but only certain users (e.g. those with a confirmed email) ...
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2answers
9 views

Are links within SlideShare presentations indexed by search engines?

I have created a PDF presentation including links to a site I own on the last slide. So far, such links are not reported in Google Webmaster Tools. When I search Google for the presentation, I can ...
2
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1answer
18 views

cPanel PHP open_basedir warning to root directory - Any solution?

I am currently hosting a simple multi-tenancy service on cPanel shared hosting, where customers who signed up will have a subdomain, directory and a database dynamically assigned to them (via XMLAPI): ...
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2 views

How to remove categories from jekyll kasper theme blog post urls

I started using the beautiful kasper theme for jekyll. kasper theme However my blog post url contains the categories i don't want it to have them. example: ...
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1answer
24 views

Is there any method to unblock the website from Facebook?

I am handling a domain www.example.com after putting this URL in Facebook, it says the domain looks suspicious. It is a eCommerce website, no issues found by whois Webmaster is set but, it seems ...
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0answers
1 views

how to have a blog post in jekyll parse code with ```java instead of {% highlight java %}

I would like it to parse standard markdown as parsed in github i don't like the special syntax of {% highlight java %} I understand it can parse textile and markdown but i don't get how to ...
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0answers
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windows security [on hold]

the server 192.168.2.1 is asking for your user name and password the server reports that it is from GoAhead. Warning : your user name and password will be sent using basic authentication on a ...
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0answers
2 views

Ussing reCAPTCHA on HTML5 whit contact-form.php [migrated]

I have a website Html5 and try adding the reCaptcha still sending messages without activating the reCaptcha and last night I received over 300 messages a boot. Help me please how to add so that only ...
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1answer
31 views

How to add the ‘www’ prefix to my domain

I am trying to add www to my domain. I have the custom PHPcode on live server. I have workout GoDaddy forward options also but still my domain not forward. I have a site designed in Core PHPand was ...
4
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1answer
797 views

What are the most commonly used and basic Apache htaccess redirects?

This question is here so we can offer users who are looking for information on how to make one or more common or basic redirects in Apache using the htaccess file. All future questions pertaining to ...
2
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1answer
52 views

What to do in Google Webmaster Tools when moving from root to www

I've read tons of questions but I can't find the answer to this seemingly obvious issue. I'm moving my WordPress site from example.com to www.example.com so that I can use CloudFlare. I did the ...
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1answer
5 views

Recognition of web page [duplicate]

We have recently launched our web page but cannot find it on Google.if we type in our name nothing comes through but if we include.com then the site comes up on google. We used many key words thinking ...
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1answer
1k views

Sitemap for a one-page site

I'm wondering whether it's worth the effort to create a sitemap for a single-page site. By single page I'm not talking about a webapp made with Angular or Backbone, just a presentation site/page ...
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1answer
21 views

Fastest Redirection on Apache Server with Wordpress for a Small ~200 Page Website

If I have a website of about 200 pages and most of the links will be inevitably changing, what is the faster way to redirect them (fastest not in terms of how quickly I can do it, but in terms of the ...
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1answer
18 views

Google Analytics/Chrome spying? [on hold]

I just got to the bottom of a very weird issue. I noticed when I access certain pages on my website, then looked at my server, it was like I clicked on the page twice, or three times. I could not ...
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0answers
21 views

Usage of URLs path instead of query-string

I've received complaints that the links that my software is generating aren't following the W3C URL-specification. http://www.w3.org/Addressing/URL/url-spec.txt The links generated looks like this: ...
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1answer
87 views

Does Googlebot support SPDY?

When SPDY is available for a site, does Googlebot use it? If so, sites which are SPDY enabled would appear faster to Googlebot.
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1answer
18 views

Prove to Yahoo and Bing that you are the original author

Yandex (the main Russian search engine) has a form where you can submit text here: https://help.yandex.ru/webmaster/authored-texts/owners.xml If the text does not exist already, then yandex will ...
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0answers
6 views

Ask for more(custom) details when uploading a file in mediawiki

Is there any way that I can ask users for more details about the file they upload into the wiki and show it in a page where the file is used?
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1answer
13 views

EC2 Folder Permissions on Amazon AWS

This is first time I am setting up my Wordpress blog myself. Usually, I would purchase a GoDaddy account and be done with it. Now, I have bought a Amazon AWS and setting up on EC2. I have finished my ...
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1answer
24 views

What are best valid offpage SEO techniques? as per google's latest algorithm [on hold]

I am trying to find and use offpage SEO techniques for my website but most of search telling me that google has updated SEO algorithm and some offpage techniques now google is considering as SPAM. So ...
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3answers
163 views

GoDaddy Unlimited Space+ VS Google App Engine/AWS

I am wondering why GoDaddy offers "Unlimited Space+ and Bandwidth", but Google app engine/AWS charges on usage. Is it REALLY unlimited? If GoDaddy offers lower rate, why do people still use Google app ...
0
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0answers
14 views

Google Analytics is tracking iFrame content [on hold]

I have following scripts in my HTML <script> (function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){i['GoogleAnalyticsObject']=r;i[r]=i[r]||function(){ (i[r].q=i[r].q||[]).push(arguments)},i[r].l=1*new ...
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1answer
11 views

Can I use Cloudflare with Tumblr or cache images manually?

I've just setup Cloudflare on my tumblr blog (with custom domain). 1) As I understand it, this was actually pointless because images on tumblr blogs are hosted on media.tumblr.com/.../inline.jpg and ...
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1answer
21 views

Tumblr disabled custom domain for using CloudFlare

I have a Tumblr blog which uses a custom domain. Yesterday I tried to add CloudFlare to it which was a terrible mistake. Apparently Tumblr does not support Cloudflare and will therefore disable ...
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0answers
17 views

Dynamic website on a static server [on hold]

I plan to design a website with Joomla (requires PHP and MySQL). However on my webserver there is neither PHP nor MySQL available because this is cheaper. My idea: 1.) Design the (dynamic) website ...
3
votes
1answer
518 views

With Google DFP (Small Business) is it possible to disable AdSense in an Ad Slot on a per-request basis?

Setup: I run a network of websites that target different hobby niches and have a section dedicated to community classifieds. I serve advertising on these sites through Google DFP for Small Business ...
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0answers
5 views

Redeveloping a live site on a new web host: Use a new domain or a subdomain? [on hold]

I need to fill a hole in my web development knowledge. My website (domain.com) lives on an existing host (Host A). I am redeveloping this site using a new host (Host B). What is best practice? ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Which analytics should I use to paint a better picture of user dropoff or abandoned cart? [on hold]

I work at an eCommerce company that sells goods through Living Social and Groupon. I have created a unique shopping cart experience that leads a user through the process of entering a 3rd party ...
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1answer
16 views

What is the proper way to determine revenue by page?

On our site we have some landing pages and some category pages with the same products on them. I want to determine which is more effective by looking at the pageviews and revenue generated for each. ...
1
vote
2answers
661 views

Does disavowing a subdomain work? Will disavowing a domain include all the subdomains?

I currently disavow the domain example.com using Google's disavow links tool. What can I do if I want do disavow a subdomain? i.e. spam.site.com. I'm also assuming that if I were to disavow the ...
2
votes
1answer
239 views

What are differences between sell side platforms (Admeld) and self-serve platform (AdReady)?

I was confused with sell side platforms (e.g. Admeld) and self-serve platforms (e.g. AdReady) as both are serving services to publishers. I would like to know the differences in order to get the ...
3
votes
1answer
99 views

How to read Google Analytics events data?

My question is about Android application button press tracking, but I believe there is no big difference with button press on the web page, so I ask the question here. I would like to track user ...
2
votes
1answer
15 views

Fixing website title on Bing

I have recently created my own portfolio website, and the title meta tags specify the title of my front page as: "Thomas Russell's Portfolio and Blog", but when I search for "Thomas Russell's ...
4
votes
2answers
20 views

Is a different sitemap per language OK? How do I tell Google about them?

The website is very, very large and I have created: sitemap_fr.xml sitemap_en.xml sitemap_es.xml Is this solution OK? If so, do I have to insert a tag to inform Google about the different ...
2
votes
1answer
28 views

SEO for image led search results

I currently work on a site that has a quite dated search results page. We're looking at refreshing the design and have been conducting user testing which indicates that price and photos are the only ...

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