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Apache2 virtual host localhost doesn't render CSS when offline because of absolute path

I'm running apache2 on a local server. I use no-ip.com to route DNS to that server through my cable modem. While disconnected from the web and working on localhost my web pages don't render the CSS ...
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Need advices for development methodology and team members [closed]

I need to improve the performance of the development process and the quality of the websites our real estate project. There is a main national website and other secondary websites for local areas. ...
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Background noise generator

I want to make a noise background. Do you have any recommendation for texture generators? I want to input color, noise density and the tile size and get a png image. This is an example of such ...
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EV SSL with a static resource server

We have the domain: www.scirra.com Which we are going through the process of obtaining an EV SSL certificate for. The site makes use of our static domain to server CSS/images etc. It has 4 ...
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Rewrite rule not matching second level directory URL [closed]

I have this .htaccess in a po_systems folder of my website # Set up mod_rewrite RewriteEngine on RewriteRule ^build_system/([^/]+)/([^/]+)/?$ ...
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Creating a subdomain (sub.domain.com) for special posts on a blog: Good idea?

I have created a few plugins and themes that I want to have special pages for. Now I do not want to make a complete new website or page for all the different plugins. Instead I want to have normal ...
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129 views

Robots.txt and sitemaps

If i where to block a web page, say 404Error.aspx, in robots,txt (i see no reason for this page to be indexed by google). However, do i still include this page in the xml sitemap or not? Edit: If i ...
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Preserve search engine rankings while shifting to new domain name

We have to shift our web-site to a new domain due to some unavoidable circumstances. The portal has been up and running there since 2009. It has good index in various search engines and we are ...
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808 views

Does Google Analytics report multiple tabs?

Visitors to a site may have several pages open at once using multiple tabs or windows. Does Google Analytics provide any info on this behaviour?
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Importance of having EDU backlinks

I've built a few links on 50 EDU / GOV websites. 1 of them has PR 8, 3 of them have PR 7, 8 of them PR6,7 of them PR5,12 of them PR4,8 of them PR3, 1 of them PR2, 6 of them PR1, 10 of them PR0. My ...
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How to Remove a URL in Google Webmaster Tools

I need to remove a URL "foo" at www.example.com/foo. But when I type the URL under "Remove URL" and hit continue, on the next page I see the URL changed to http://example.com/www.example.com/foo ...
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Routing and relative paths

CodeIgniter and many other PHP frameworks rout URLs, e.g. if default controller is root.php then both URLs will work website.com/ website.com/root if controller has a function 'login' then this URL ...
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Force Facebook to use large images when sharing my page

When I share content from my site it posts an image to Facebook as it should. I have noticed that the image is small, roughly 100x100 at best. Yet on other people's posts of content from other sites ...
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Any sites where I can offer a budget and choose from many webdesigns offered by designers?

Can anyone can provide me some links to a website where I can enter my requirements and the budget that I can offer to receive a lots of graphic designs. Then I can choose the one I want and pay for ...
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51 views

How to get a share of Google's search revenue?

Mozilla gets money from Google when somebody searches in Google through Firefox and then clicks an ad. If people search on your own website with Google, you also get a share if they click an ad in ...
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mod_rewrite to change parts of a URL causes infinite loop error.

I moved my website to a new CMS and some of my URLs look different now, so I want to delete a part of incoming URLs so that links to my page still work properly. The old URL looks like: ...
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228 views

vBulletin 3 spam solutions

We use vBulletin 3 for our forums, with a ReCaptcha, a simple "To verify you're a real person, what is the FIRST letter of the English alphabet?" question on signup, and a verified email address ...
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1answer
184 views

DNS MX forward one mailbox of a domain

I wanna know if exists a way to forward one mailbox with DNS MX entries ?, maybe with CNAME or other things. I want use for a particular mailbox a new mail services and for others mailboxes using the ...
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Can a WAP site go on a subdomain or does it need a new domain?

We planning to launch a mobile WAP site to our exiting customer lead tracking website. Is it necessary to buy a WAP domain or can we create a subdomain for our existing domain like wap.example.com?
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how can I track google plus views in my website?

I am trying to find how I can track google plus clicks in my website for tracking purposes? Solutions not related to google analytics plse?
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1answer
84 views

Does a page blocked for search engines get indexed after link share (+1)

I do my website development always on a subdomain, and that subdomain is blocked for searchengines. I do not want my lorem ipsum content and development domain name indexed by search engines. Let's ...
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3answers
88 views

Shared IP address

My website share the same IP address with a lot of other internet sites (500) that are not mine. How is this possible? is this affecting my SEO? Thanks
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2answers
185 views

Sites & Tools for comparing domains

What are some good tools or websites for comparing websites traffic, SEO, and other factors site owners might want to know about their competition.
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2answers
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robots.txt for a CodeIgniter based website?

I am working on a php site that uses Code Igniter framework and has the following folder structure on the server. public_html application public sql style system design images ...
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127 views

2 domains SEO link building

I have 2 domains: www.my-domain.co and www.mydomain.us. Both are pointing for the same server, for example if you run www.my-domain.co/file.html, it's the same with www.mydomain.us/file.html. Now ...
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A good shopping cart [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which shopping cart / ecommerce platform to choose? Sorry for being so vague but I've been confused a lot in choosing a good shopping cart for my new venture. I need ...
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CNAME redirect domain to www

On my domain.com at godaddy's page, I set a cname www to point to test.somedomain.com. So if a user types in www.domain.com, it will takes him to test.xyz.com. My question i how can i configure ...
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5k views

What could keep Chrome from downloading files?

I run a subscription-based site for poker training videos. In the recent past, some portion of our subscribers have developed problems downloading our videos. The affected users are exclusively seeing ...
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1answer
654 views

remove 'noindex' meta tag, under Tumblr

Is it possible to remove the meta tag for search engine 'noindex' in a tumblr blog ? I have tried all options under the dashboard. I think Tumblr add this option automatically when the HTML page is ...
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1answer
927 views

Restricting crawler activity to certain directories with robots.txt

I would like to use robots.txt to prevent indexing of some parts of my website. I want search engines to index only the / directory and not search inside my controllers. In my robots.txt, I have ...
2
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1answer
58 views

What's the best way way to download files from a live blog?

I'm having trouble figuring out a way to download files from a live blog. To be more specific, I'm trying to download the directory and php files that this blog consist of, and work on those files on ...
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3answers
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Website Name shown at the end of HTML Titles

A google search for site:cnn.com cnn returns results like Kenyans one dance away from semifinals - Sports - CNN.com Health News - Medical, Mental and Dental Treatment ... - CNN.com ...
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1answer
364 views

Want to use the HTTP-REFERER of in an HTML page through Javascript

I Want to use the HTTP-REFERER of in an HTML page. Is it possible to do it with a JavaScript included in the page itself?
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515 views

What Versioning Systems for Website Development are available for free?

I want to improve my development environment and now I'm thinking about using a versioning system in the future. The problem is that I haven't much experience with versioning systems (a bit with ...
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461 views

302 Moved Temporarily or 301?

HTTP status code checker tool shows HTTP/1.1 302 Moved Temporarily for the home page URL http://someurl.com (just a namesake URL). Also, this URL opens up http://www.someurl.com/general/index. As you ...
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1answer
1k views

Favicon Best Practices [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Favicon, icon, shortcut icon, apple-touch-icon: Are there any others? This is a two part question: The first is about favicons in general. Are there any good practices ...
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1answer
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Paypal PDT and IPN , how does it work?

PDT Payment Data Transfer is getting the transaction data of the purchase that was made on paypal site and you want to fetch that on your own site and display to the user. Also you may want to store ...
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3answers
330 views

How did this website get a custom search bar listed under their search results?

Observe the following results for searching the text "dictionary" on Google: Notice that there is a custom search box at the bottom of the listing for dictionary.reference.com. Is there any ...
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2answers
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Whereto should I migrate my dasBlog site?

For a couple of years I've been hosting my blog on my own server. However, I'm getting tired of maintaining it myself, and I also wish to move away from the dasBlog engine, since development of that ...
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1answer
200 views

Software for Managing Subscriptions to Website Content?

Can you recommend a package that allows me to manage subscriptions to certain content on my website (not necessarily displayable) based on payment levels? Ideally, the software would allow logging in ...
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Is it acceptable to contact a potential customer who has accessed your site, using their IP?

We run ad campaigns to attract potential customers to our website. Sometimes customers click, but don't make contact. Is it acceptable to reach out to these customers, based on the public info ...
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1answer
682 views

ASP.NET MVC SEO friendly URLs and Sitemap

I've created an ASP.NET MVC 3 application and generated sitemap.xml using some free online tools. It contains the following URLs: http://www.mydomain/ http://www.mydomain/About ...
3
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1answer
453 views

Is it possible for CloudFlare to cause an increase in bandwidth usage?

We started using CloudFlare at the end of May 2011 and I was just looking at the numbers and saw our usage of bandwidth went from 2-3k GB per month to 18k+ GB of use per month. Also our Unique vistors ...
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1answer
228 views

Need to track the website or link from which users landing on our web pages - jS or PHP Coding

We have three fare traffic websites ( for three different brand products ) and all are well serving our internet marketing needs. recently , we are planned to promote each website on other two ...
2
votes
1answer
37 views

Is minimising the number of Include directives in Apache config faster?

In my Apache config file for domains hosted on my site, I have a couple of Include directives containing redirects: <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:8080> Include /path/redirects1.conf Include ...
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1answer
318 views

PHP script to send notification email via hosted ISP

I have PHP 5 running on a hosted ISP. The ISP gives me minimal configuration options via cPanel. Is there any way to use email notification to respond to some given event? I want to send from PHP ...
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votes
2answers
80 views

How would you connect 2 mailing lists?

A friend of mine and I have two mailinglists (one on google groups, one on yahoogroups) concerning a similar topic. It would be convenient to connect those mailing lists, so that every message is ...
3
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2answers
302 views

Internal links for a website

I heard I have to keep internal links with relevant anchor texts on a website to just a few because too many internal links might "confuse" the bots. So generally I have to build DOfollow internal ...
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2answers
321 views

Is it common, or “smart”, for high-traffic sites use externally-hosted js/css frameworks?

Many popular JS/CSS frameworks are offered via Google's Libraries API (jQuery, Dojo, MooTools etc.). Yahoo also hosts it's own YUI toolkit, as do many others. Do any high volume/traffic sites ...
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Google Analytics reporting pages with no titles set - how do I debug this?

I have been looking through some reports on Google Analytics and if I go to CONTENT > Site Content > Pages and filter by Page Title my highest visits Page Title is (not set). If I drill down ...

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