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Has anyone been able to convert a site's media content from flash to html5?

I'm looking to convert a site from Flash based video to HTML5, the current video uses time marks to display slides (kind of like how youtube has ads on their videos). But the difference between ...
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1k views

Section/Aside (HTML5)

I read about <section> and <aside> on the WC3 site a whole ago, but I can't remember if an <aside> should be placed inside a <section> or directly beneath it. Does anybody ...
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2k views

will .tk domain get indexed on google what are its disadvantages

I configured dns of .tk with blogger and made it work as website as it can have many webpages, but now I have some doubts: will .tk (free domains) get indexed on search engines like google, yahoo, ...
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181 views

Managing accounts on a private website for a real-life community

I'm looking at setting-up a walled-in (i.e. mostly private, with a small public-facing login page) website for a real-life community of people, and I was wondering if anyone has any experience with ...
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2answers
277 views

Menu hidden links and bots!

I want to make a menu with a list with hidden links and when the user points the menu with he mouse the links will appear, my problem is that the bots may think this as a deceiving tactic and lower my ...
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3answers
105 views

How do I prevent spam in a vBulletin forum?

I'm using vBulletin 4.0.8 and I'm receiving spams every day. I used reCaptcha method to avoid spamming but the problem still persists. What should I do?
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2answers
381 views

Why did my Google links disappear after a redesign?

I recently did a complete redesign of my site. As soon as Google picked up the changes (I could tell because the excerpt in the search results was brought up to date), I noticed that my traffic ...
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1answer
809 views

Rewrite URL to a PHP script with parameters

I'm trying to create a service that you give it a URL like http://myhost.com/34.png and it will return the result of the script http://myhost.com/create_image.php?count=34. I know this is possible ...
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5answers
174 views

What is Google search engine interested in on HTML pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the best ways to increase a site's position in Google? I know there are meta keywords, HTML structure, and site map but what else is Google interested in?
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1answer
660 views

Embeding a generic google search with autocomplete - not a custom site search

Most people's home page is google.com. My homepage is just a custom html page hosted on my computer. I do this because I am a web developer, and I have several projects that I work on a one time, so ...
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2answers
331 views

Where can I find luxury goods advertisements for my website?

I'm running business directory for tourist attractions, and I would like to fill some empty blocks with useful advertisements like flight operators, car retailers, luxury goods etc. We have tried ...
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5answers
2k views

How do I make sure the web developer I hire will not steal my idea?

So I have a great idea for a new website. However, not the time to develop it. I would like to hire a person or company to design it for me. What steps do I need to take, to protect my idea? ...
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3answers
154 views

Search engine for website

Does anybody have any recommendations for a search engine that I can use for my website. I currently use Google CSE, but am wondering if there is anything better. I want to be able to have the ...
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1answer
537 views

HTAccess redirect directories to index.html

I am working on a site that where I do not have permission to the server and someone else keeps changing the settings. That person just changed the settings preventing users from going to ...
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4answers
547 views

Easiest solution to setup payments for a conference registration page?

I've got a fair amount of website development experience, but I've been asked to setup a conference registration page in short order. However, I have absolutely zero experience with shopping carts, ...
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3answers
2k views

Where can I get Apple logo with free license

I am working on a site that provide free tools, some of the tools are multi-platform and therefore I want to put the Icon of each OS, I already got linux icon and windows icon with free license but I ...
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2answers
146 views

Is it necessary to use Timthumb in Wordpress 2.9+?

as Wordpress 2.9 comes with built in post thumbnail features, is it necessary to use Timthumb ?
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2answers
96 views

Service and/or tool to monitor performance?

I am seeing wildly different performance from a clients web site, and would like to set up some sort of monitoring. What I'm looking for is a service that will issue requests to a couple of URLs, and ...
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1answer
267 views

google cache grabber [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to recover a website from google cache? Does anyone know a script to grab all contents of a site from google cache?
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3answers
149 views

Domains with similar names and issues

I recently purchased one of those domain names like del.icio.us. While registering I found that delicious.com was being used. Argument: I found that delicious.com belonged to the same category as my ...
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3answers
2k views

Why does my domain not show up in Google anymore?

So I have had a website since about 2006. It's http://earlz.biz.tm . Recently I've noticed that no results will show up for it in google. I do have a secondary domain(that I plan on getting rid of) ...
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4answers
597 views

Facebook Like javascript related to Time Spent Downloading a page Increase in GWT?

I installed the Facebook Like button Javascript version on my website on December 15th. Take a look at this report from Google Webmaster Central. Crawl stats Googlebot activity in the last 90 ...
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2answers
98 views

How do I make a domain name transfer without dealing with an agent

I have been talking with a domain name holder, and he has agreed to sell me one of his domains. He said he will transfer the domain to my name with godaddy (I will register for an account with godaddy ...
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1k views

Lots of HTTP HEAD requests originating from porn sites

The access log on my web server has a ton of HTTP HEAD requests coming from porn sites. What are HEAD requests and are they doing something bad with my site? Here is an excerpt from my log: (valid ...
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3answers
483 views

The entire content of my Wordpress page has disappeared

I have a blog installed on my site using Wordpress. Last week I upgraded Wordpress from 2.6 to 3.0.4 (I had to do this manually). All went well, or so I thought, but I have just noticed that the ...
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1answer
11k views

Where do I get the standard, tiny Facebook and Twitter icons? [closed]

I've seen a lot of sites with tiny 't' and 'f' logos for Facebook and Twitter. They're pretty common, but the only images I can find available are for paid icon sets. Are people really using custom ...
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2answers
3k views

What is domain “masking” or “cloaking”? Why should it be avoided for a new web site?

What exactly is the domain name "masking" or "cloaking" offered by some hosting companies, (as opposed to redirection), and what are the various reasons it should be avoided when setting up a new web ...
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1answer
113 views

Should I redirect my domains to the same address?

If I own example.org, example.com, example.net, and want visiters to view the same site no matter what address they go to, should I redirect two of the addresses to the third, or simply serve up the ...
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6answers
692 views

New Domain Registration - Price differences

I need to register new domain name. I gone through many sites. All sites are showing different prices. Lowest price (99/- Rs) I found on http://www.bigrock.in/. On other sites, like GoDaddy or ...
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484 views

Is there a search engine that indexes source code of a web-page? [closed]

I need to search the web for sites that are in our industry that use the same Adwords management company, to ensure that the said company is not violating our contract, as they have been accused of ...
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3answers
328 views

Google cache has been updated but not the real search results; How come?

I updated a page title a couple of weeks ago, and just yesterday I saw the Google cache the updated title. However, in the search results, the old title is still displayed. This confuses me as I ...
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2answers
567 views

Have search engines recognise multi-lingual sites

I have organised my site by language using the following structure: www.domain.com #spanish language version homepage www.domain.com/en #english language version homepage The site is of Spanish ...
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2answers
897 views

Embedded fonts with polish characters

There are many font banks out there. But where I can fonts with polish characters ?
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3answers
154 views

SEO: Is promoting your backlinks a good strategy for improving search results for my site's name?

I run a website that's been around for about three years in the sports space. I am successfully ranking well for targeted keywords, but searching for the name of my site itself returns very poor ...
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3answers
335 views

CMSs & ERPs for hospital management system

What are the best free CMSs or CMS plugins or ERPs or any other free tools available for developing a hospital management system? I want to develop it for a children's hospital run by my father. The ...
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2answers
562 views

How do bounce rate and page views change Alexa rankings?

My site has 30,000 visits with 86,000 page views. If the bounce rate of 54%, then does it means only 15,000 users generated the 86,000 page views or 30,000 visits generated the 86,000 page views. My ...
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2answers
530 views

KPI's for Webmasters

Do you know any Key Performance Indicators for Webmasters? What should be measured and monitored?
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1answer
2k views

How long before Google will update search terms matching my website?

I have a website which title I changed about a month ago. The website is a classifieds website which is dynamic, using php. The title changed from "Free classifieds" to "buy and sell free ...
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2answers
157 views

Daily / Monthly websites backups?

Do you usually perform a daily backup of websites of small local business ? Isn't a monthly backup more appropriate ?
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708 views

SEO one longer page vs. several targeted subpages?

We're working on a site and have come to a choice between one long (not too excessive) main page and several subpages. The subpages would have custom metas/titles/h2 tags and the content that ...
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2answers
212 views

Firefox stalls on rendering when chrome doesn't

I have a webpage that loads quickly 100% of the time in chrome, but only 10% or so of the time in Firefox. Looking at the fiddler capture, Firefox only loads 2 of the 100ish files being pulled before ...
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4answers
658 views

How to register a domain for a beginner?

I've never registered a .com , .net like domain before, and I would like to do some research before doing so. I currently have a ruby on rails app running Heroku. Is there anything special I have to ...
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0answers
108 views

How to register a domain for a beginner? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to register a domain for a beginner? I've never registered a .com , .net like domain before, and I would like to do some research before doing so. I currently have ...
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1answer
187 views

Best practice when translating sites into multiple languages - new domains?

For the same website I've got 3 domains: .fr, .com, and .co.uk. To start with it was to avoid people buying the same name. I used have my content in French only and redirected all the traffic to the ...
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1answer
4k views

Best free blogging site that allows AdSense and other advertising? [closed]

I'm looking to start my own blog. Under the incredibly vain assumption that anyone cares what I think, I'd like to put up some ads to fund my, um, habits, yeah. I don't want to have to pay anything, ...
3
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7answers
907 views

Space in img:s “ALT” attribute good/bad for search engines?

I am trying to make it easier for search engines to crawl my website, as it is almost 100% dynamic. I have a couple of transparent images which are actually links to sections of my page. I wonder, ...
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4answers
2k views

Is it possible to target Amazon's affiliate program to the user's country?

I have signed up for Amazon's affiliate program, to see how well it does. However, the program appears to be specific to each of Amazon's separate sites (Amazon.com, .co.uk, .ca etc). Around 50% of ...
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1answer
558 views

Getting SSL certificate for a sub-domain

Our company owns a domain say www.mycompany.com. I understand that it is trivial to get an SSL certificate for above domain since we do have a website running on that address. We want a certificate ...
3
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2answers
1k views

How to implement OpenID authentication for my site?

I want to offer OpenID authentication for my users (please note that I do not necessary want to become an OpenID provider; I just need to authenticate my user for my website). How to implement OpenID ...
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1answer
117 views

what do mean “renewal domain” for free service? [closed]

sorry for bad english. if renewing cz.cc free domain is free then what do mean renewing domain after two years? (why we should renew for free service when it is free?)

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