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SEO on AJAX based search site

I'm building a website which is basically a simple 1 page with a search box, and AJAX'd search results displayed in a table. I'm having trouble finding out the correct information about crawlability ...
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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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Huge database-like site: joomla vs wordpress problem

Currently my company is planning to develop a huge, country-wide website that would mailny contain massive database of products (culinary), places (stores, restaurants), recipes... It will also have a ...
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9answers
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Huge drop [50%] in traffic after HTTPS move

Currently look after 3 websites. I changed one of them to be HTTPS as it's ecommerce, however have seen a huge drop in organic traffic since this was implemented. Went from around 800 impressions to ...
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Remove .php and id from URL and replace with slash

I have tried lots of URL rewrite rules in .htaccess but I am stuck now. I have to change this URL: products.php?id=31 to products/31 I have used: Options +FollowSymLinks -MultiViews ...
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High Resource Usage - Wordpress on Godaddy Shared Hosting Plan [on hold]

I have a wordpress website which is hosted on a shared Godaddy Hosting Account. I have a lot of pdf files for my visitors, and I am reaching Godaddy's hosting account limits with only 20-25 visitors ...
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2answers
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Can I drop multiple URLs from Google's Cache using a wildcard in a query string?

I made a mistake with one of my sites and a whole bunch of data got picked up by Google before I caught it. I need to fix this relatively fast by asking Google to drop the cached copy of the pages ...
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1answer
7 views

Categorize wordpress pages and restrict editors to certain pages/categories [on hold]

We have a huge WordPress website and looking for a solution to manage the maintainers. The goal is to let editors be free to edit pages in certain categories but shouldn't be able to mess up the ...
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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
12 views

301 redirect: does Google automatically update its index to the new URL?

If I do a site wide 301 redirect from HTTP to HTTPS, will Google update its index with the new URLs?
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0answers
10 views

What needs to be done for decent user traction and also reputation in google system [on hold]

I am running a website for more than six months now with Google Index of 2622 (actually there are many more). Following is what I do on daily basis: Update the content of website as required like ...
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1answer
18 views

Track users over Cross browser for analytics

I want to track users over cross browsers without login option to perform efficient web analytics. I went through flash cookies, but they don't sound promising! Is there any other way to identify ...
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0answers
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Considering what server/cloud service for a responsive website [duplicate]

The website will be internationally used by it's users. The website will have a database containing Images and text. The website is for price comparison between products. Data will be Scraped from 60 ...
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9 views

Cheapest and reliable wildcard ssl? [on hold]

Anyone can recommend a cheap and reliable (trusted by most browsers) wildcard ssl seller? i found this cheapsslshop is selling a wildcard ssl at $55 with coupon code the price is ok for me, but i'm ...
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1answer
36 views

Would changing the file name of an image (not the alt attribute) have an effect of on seo / ranking of that image and thus the site?

Would changing the file name of image, not the alt attribute nor the image itself (so it would be exactly the same but just a name change) have any effect on : a) A sites seo ranking b) the ...
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0answers
12 views

Syntax for Sitewide 301 Redirect from .asp to Wordpress with same file structure/naming [on hold]

I'm moving a site over to Wordpress from asp where the file structure and file naming are the same. I can't for the life of me remember the syntax for the htaccess file. Anyone have something like ...
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4answers
61 views

Which is better for SEO: icon-based linking or text-based linking?

I am wondering is it better to use icon-based links rather than text-based ones for SEO? For example have the link to your homepage display as a house icon rather than a hyperlink with the anchor ...
2
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1answer
44 views

I18n website and URL prefix iso639

I'm adding i18n to my website. For translated pages I add iso639 code of the language like this: http://example.com/en/mypage.php But I'm curious about language code. Should I use iso639-1 (en) or ...
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Are “trustmarks” such as McAfee Secure worth the cost?

There are a number of services that will scan a website for vulnerabilities and allow the display of a "trustmark" image if the site passes their tests. This allegedly increases the level of trust a ...
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0answers
5 views

Form submitting straight to root instead of specified submit page [migrated]

The way it's supposed to work is that index.html submits the message directly to sendgrid.php for some reason that's not working. I've included source code of both scripts in case anyone sees any ...
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0answers
13 views

Secure Badges on Site? [duplicate]

I have a new client whose site I will be re-building. I noticed on his site he has a badge from McAfee saying the site is secure. Below is an example: I have seen similar type badges by other ...
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2answers
81 views

How to track users who access an app three times a week in Google Analytics

I have an IOS app that is being tracked, and I'm looking to find unique users who use the app 3 or more times a week. I am able to find users who logged three sessions in a particular week, but I'd ...
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0answers
23 views

How can a site work around common words on the company name disrupting SEO?

We have a site for a client called "New Start New Jersey" Whenever someone searches for exactly that search phrase on Google and other search engines, the site does not come up on the first few ...
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0answers
14 views

URL Click Tracking Redirects

We're looking at using http://www.pardot.com/ to track certain links/buttons on our website. We can give users extra "points" for clicking those elements. A way to grade potential leads. In order to ...
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0answers
2 views

Tomcat throws java.nio.charset.IllegalCharsetNameException on attempted start [migrated]

I'm installing the Dspace repository system on a freshly initated BlueHost VPN. Dspace is served with Tomcat, so as part of the installation, I have to install and start Tomcat. First order of ...
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1answer
16 views

Liability and Legal Issues with allowing others to use a Subdomain

Are there any known issues for the domain owner to allow others to use a subdomain? The best example would be blogspot.com, which allows users to create something.blogspot.com. Can the content on a ...
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54 views

Is it legal to create a search engine and name it similarly to an existing popular search engine?

I have my own search engine with meta search crawling capacity. I installed it on a website and called it Ving. Is it legal to have a search engine with the name Ving that is similar to Bing?
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2answers
122 views

DNS record for permanent redirect?

Newbie webmaster here: I have 2 domains mydomain.com and mydomain.net. I want a permanent redirect so that if anyone browses to mydomain.net they navigate to mydomain.com. Is there a way to do this ...
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0answers
27 views

Google change of address, stuck at step 2

I'm changing the domain name of a WordPress site. I've verified the new domain name (both www and non-www) and setup 301 redirect rules for all URLs. On the "Change of address" page in Webmaster ...
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1answer
71 views

Webmaster Tools “Fetch as Google” doesn't fetch my js/css/images on a CDN

I've discovered that when I do Google Webmaster Tools --> Fetch as Google on a page on my site (let's call it http://example.com), it shows the static assets (js, css, and images) as Temporarily ...
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0answers
5 views

munin monitoring, nginx, ubuntu: munin_stats-pinpoint graph 404 [migrated]

I installed and configured the munin-monitoring on Ubuntu 14.04 with Nginx as the web server. Everything went well but the "Zooming" graph cannot show. (I bound www.v.com to a LAN server, by ...
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0answers
7 views

Hosting an Open Source Project [on hold]

I'm setting up an open source project on GitHub, but also want to create a webpage for the project that I would host on something like Amazon AWS. Do people generally set up a donation account and ...
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0answers
13 views

English website on a ccTLD with multiple countries ccTLD 301 to it

was wondering if anyone can advise on the best way to manage this? We are a company in a country and hence, have our main website using a myurlexample.sg ccTLD. However, our business is regional ...
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0answers
11 views

As I can make a test basing on HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and PHP and save the result in a MySql database? [on hold]

i need help with my final project and it: it As I can make a test basing on HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and PHP and save the result in a MySql database? Thanks in advance.
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1answer
300 views

Why is my Custom HTML tag not fired in Google Tag Manager

I have a Custom HTML tag in Google Tag Manager that is actually very simple. It consists of the following code (a GTM Macro): {{html generator}} This tag is only fired on the Thank-you page on my ...
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0answers
16 views

Will Adding 'language' and 'region' to urls help geotargeting and SEO rank?

This site below has got a very strong seo presence. And I see it uses language=en and region=gb in the url. http://www.accuweather.com/en/gb/united-kingdom-weather Does anyone know if adding ...
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0answers
155 views

Why Analytics showing non existing pages in active pages?

I am facing weired suitation in my analytics tool , My website getting referrals from a porn site and I can see some porn related pages in active page section in analytic report ( both in real-time ...
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0answers
13 views

Why my position locked and freezed? [duplicate]

This Question is not duplicate.Locked ranking is not equal with "How To Increase Ranking" . I am success in SEO for many websites.But this one is different and Strange. My website is in page 2 item ...
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1answer
12 views

How to point all domain with ELB dns

In Aws I am creating A ELB(Elastic Load Balancer ) for handling load over instances . my question is in previous we are use single instance and add this instance with an elastic ip . with this elastic ...
3
votes
2answers
63 views

When does Google use article published date vs article modified date in SERP?

I have a website with a number of long form content articles that I keep updated. The page generates two date snippets from this: <time itemprop="datePublished" ...
2
votes
1answer
27 views

Solutions for filtering dynamic IP addresses in Google Analytics?

Without a static IP address from your ISP, what solutions are people using to filter their own web traffic through Google Analytics to help improve the accuracy of the data? I get the reasoning and ...
2
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1answer
27 views

Caching a changing site

I run a website where the static content changes at least 4 times a week and I'm trying to figure out the best header arrangement to use. Currently I have all caching related headers in use. I have ...
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4answers
1k views

linking several separated schema.org <div>s together?

I'm adding schema.org semantic markups, and would like to link several of which are in quite different parts of webpage together. This works when I specify them as parent/child: <div itemscope ...
1
vote
2answers
40 views

Do breadcrumbs need to be inside the “main” content div and take part of the article's structured data?

On my wordpress site, my theme outputs the breadcrumbs inside the "main" content div So it looks like this : <main class="content" itemtype="http://schema.org/Blog ETC <div ...
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0answers
33 views

Google Webmaster Tools can't access robots.txt and the home page is “temporarily unreachable”

My site www.chennaionnet.com suddenly disappeared from Google search and Webmaster Tools says it can't access robots.txt. Fetch as Google says "temporarily unreachable" for robots.txt and even for the ...
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1answer
17 views

Should I do a permanent redirect on URLs with varying querystrings?

We have moved our website from classic ASP to Magento. In the process almost all our URLs have changed. I noticed some old style URL requests are being made with Google campaign tracking in the ...
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0answers
12 views

sudden drop in google rankings [duplicate]

Just today I discovered that the meta title and description attributes for most of my pages have been stripped in Google search results. By stripped I mean that there is absolutely nothing in ...
1
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1answer
34 views

Could the robots.txt file be overridden by another robots.txt in sub folder?

I know robots.txt is supposed to go in the root directory. But, could it be overridden by another robots.txt inside a sub directory?
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votes
3answers
73 views

Could permanent redirect affect SEO?

A friend of mine has a site where he allocated the content inside a folder named /home. He applied a redirection rule so that if you go to domain.com it does immediately go to domain.com/home. It is a ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How Do I setup configure ELMAH on asphostportal.com ASP.NET hosting

How do I setup / configure ELMAH on asphostportal.com ASP.NET hosting? I seem to get 404 errors when trying to access elmah.axd. I have followed all of the instructions here to modify my web.config ...

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