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If multiple h1 elements are bad practice, how come Optimizely has more than one h1?

Optimizley landing page banner has 2 h1 elements: <div class="header-container tooltip-container"> <h1 class="mkt-hero__header optly-header-one">Hello!</h1> <h1 class="mkt-...
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VPS solution for simple node.js app? [closed]

I have made a simple 2 player puzzle game using node.js and I want to test it live with real players. Since node.js can't be used on shared web hosting I am considering using Heroku or purchasing a ...
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How to make a clickable link with HTML Editey

I am an HTML beginner and I'm making a website using HTML Editey. I know how to do things like make bold text or make an underline under the letter or number, but I don't know how to make a clickable ...
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1answer
44 views

Which is best SEO practice to markup source code on web page?

What is the best way to present source code to users without affecting SEO? Let's say my website is HTML tutorials and I need to present HTML code to the user so that they can copy it. If my main ...
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Redirect loop from two domain using the same .htaccess

How our FTP was setup, the root level is Website #1. Website #2 has it's own directory folder inside that root. Both websites refer to the same .htaccess. If I do Redirect 301 /example/ http://www....
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1answer
41 views

According to Google Analytics 80% of my visitors are “direct”, but I suspect that isn't true, what can I do?

I have a small site representing a software hosted on github.io domain. I use Google Analytics. For the last week or so, I get this statistics at the user acquisition tab: Visits ...
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3answers
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Is there an alternative to .htaccess?

Is there an alternative to .htaccess, in case the webhoster disabled the use of .htaccess files? I can set some PHP variables and headers inside the PHP files but how can I perform actions like ...
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Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 403 (Forbidden) [closed]

safari browser version 9.1 run in angularjs ui.router concepts the error is Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 403 (Forbidden)
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Is linking Search Console and Analytics as property owner by delegation possible?

If my email ID is added as a property owner of a website in Google Search Console and if I am an admin user of the same website in Google Analytics, will I be able to link the Search Console & ...
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1answer
31 views

Generate static SEO pages for AngularJS + Spring MVC website [closed]

I have a project using Spring MVC + AngularJS. All the data is dynamic. Have some big database of locations in this app. For SEO purposes, need to generate a static page for each location and put ...
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16 views

How to get website traffic from all countries? [closed]

My PHP website is online from more than 6 months but still the user count is 100 only. How can I get the traffic from all countries? Especially, I want to target European countries but my website is ...
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2answers
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Is switching topics a viable SEO strategy or will it harm existing ranking?

I acquired a 16 year old authority blog about medieval armor, and it ranks #1 in all search engines for many armor related terms and how to's, 100% of the traffic (about 6k-7k visitors / month) comes ...
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3answers
873 views

How does Googlebot find a new page on a website?

I was wondering how Google identifies a new article or piece of content on a website. What is the method it uses to do so for all websites?
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2answers
46 views

Site blacklisted by Google

As we all know Google detects malware on websites and if found it will add a warning to that site in its search results. It will also add it to a blacklist that Chrome (and other browsers?) use, so if ...
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82 views

What's the benefit in using Schema.org markup as Google already knows all the information

I was wondering if it was worth the effort of adding Schema.org markup to an existing local business website when it seems to me that Google already know most (if not all!) of the information I am ...
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1answer
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Historic sitemap contains <mobile:mobile/> - is an additional sitemap without it required?

We are reviewing an old sitemap which requires a refresh, and it contains the mobile tag for each URL (the site is dynamically served). Do we have to generate and upload an additional sitemap which ...
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Fixing my mail servers outgoing IP being on spam blacklists

According to MXToolBox.com, my GoDaddy's outgoing mail server IP address is on a couple blacklists for spam and I'm not spamming anyone. Since I'm on a shared IP address with other sites, I'm sure one ...
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11 views

It's 2016. How much JavaScript does Google understand? [duplicate]

Google deprecated its AJAX crawling scheme which seems to suggest that it can now index JavaScript applications. People now start testing the limits of what the bot can do with JavaScript, with ...
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How do I enable ALPN and TLS session resumption (client tickets) in Windows Server 2012 R2 [migrated]

According to the following TechNet article ALPN and TLS client-side session resumption should be supported in SChannel in Windows Server 2012 R2. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831771....
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37 views

“Developed by” links from adult sites

I have got a good amount of clients with adult content. My competition with high authority has got thousands of links from the websites they have developed for their non-adult clients. Is it OK to ...
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1answer
26 views

Crawling errors due to encoded URLs - urls are stored in DB table

I have a directory website - I didn't want to have an id number in a URL structure so I chose to store the URLs in the database table. For example: if http://www.example.com/my-unique-url-without-...
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3answers
32 views

Using both original name and English name in a URL

Let's say, I am adapting a URL structure like: [domain]/neuschwanstein-castle-schloss-neuschwanstein Neuschwanstein Castle is a castle in Germany and its original name is Schloss Neuschwanstein in ...
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0answers
33 views

Specific to French laws - Does an HDS web hoster work like a normal web hoster with more security?

I was unsure where I should ask my question as this is an international site, but I figured out here would be best. I'm currently in an internship in a company where we use "gandi.net" as web hoster ...
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1answer
15 views

Is it possible to have different filters in each tab in the same custom report?

I'm building a custom report using google analytics, a report that has 3 different tabs. I want to apply a different filter to each tab but when I change the filter in any of them, it automatically ...
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1answer
28 views

Benefits of CDN for the providers of online libraries

I know benefits of using cdn for ones website and I have been using cdn for 5 years now. But my question is, Sites like jQuery, Bootstrap, Web Fonts, ... that provide free cdn for their products that ...
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3answers
63 views

How to make sure no one buys a specific domain?

I'm currently working on a website and I already know what the domain should be. I searched Godaddy and the name is available but I think not for long because it's a catchy name. However, I hesitated ...
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3answers
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Are backlinks from Whois/IP checker or similar sites bad?

I have been looking for an answer to this question for quite some time now. I am confused about backlinks coming from some of these domains. Some of them come from Whois/IP checker sites, and some of ...
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2answers
49 views

Difference between Keyword and KeywordSuffix for SERPs

I have a site with the keyword in the name as the first word, currently seperated by a space. Most posts contain the singular version of the keyword at the end of the title, so current titles in ...
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3answers
39 views

Does image alt tag contribute to keyword density?

I have been using exact matched term, 2 times in an article. But I have been using that same keyword in alt tag of 2-3 images. I want to know if alt tag text contribute to keyword density. How ...
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Can search engines recognize content in h tags correctly if it includes nested span elements?

I have taken on a new client, and when reviewing the site (it's a Wix site), I used this tool, which claims the page is missing an h1 tag. However in the Chrome developer tools it's clearly there. ...
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1answer
44 views

Can you renew a domain through a different company?

I have a .com domain that is expiring soon (in about a week). Can I renew my domain through a different company or is it stuck with my current registrar?
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2answers
56 views

Are the “author” and “publisher” link types still relevant for Google+? (2016)

I was searching a lot regarding rel=publish and rel=author but got some doubts because most articles are from 2013 and 2014. First, I understood that Google is not showing author's picture in SERPs ...
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votes
1answer
37 views

Over 30% of my web site traffic is mistaken foreign traffic. How can I minimize SEO damage (bounce rates, context, audience relevance)?

Despite owning my .com domain name for almost twenty years, a new Indian TV show with the same name as my domain is entering its second season, and I can't figure out how to mitigate the damage. ...
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16 views

Why is my WP homepage not in Google first position when searching by domain name [duplicate]

2 month ago, I published a web app (work in progress) https://my.kendozone.com and his front site : https://kendozone.com Basically, https://my.kendozone.com still has no front end ( everything ...
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0answers
6 views

Filter SharePoint Sites in Google Analytics

I am trying to create either a dimension or a custom filter to show Clicks per SharePoint site? Is this possible?
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1answer
7 views

Would changing the expiry header for `analytics.js` from Google Analytics mess things up?

I'm using GTMetrix to help figure ways to speed up my page load times. One of the suggestions is to Leverage Browser Caching, which indicates wanting resources to expire 1 week or longer. One of the ...
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votes
2answers
43 views

Canonical URL to refer to other page, although it is not exactly duplicate content?

We are hosting recurring events, and when you search in Google for that event, you always get an ealier installment of it that tops the list. This is of course obvious, as every time the new event ...
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votes
1answer
13 views

How is EC2 instance utilization computed?

I'm currently on free tier but I'm thinking about moving into a t2.small instance to be able to do more. At this point, I'm just really interested in having some personal tools on the cloud (something ...
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vote
1answer
13 views

Is subscription worth it to keep theme updated? [closed]

Besides making improvements to a theme, is there anything else that would justify paying an annual subscription fee such as security updates? How often are WordPress themes hacked? Would I be better ...
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votes
5answers
132 views

Unnaturally high number of links from domain

Please consider the following image, from Google Webmaster Tools I have these unnaturally high link counts coming in from lowish Page Rank Domains (MOZ Score 13) Is this natural? Is this hurting ...
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votes
1answer
11 views

is it possible to get a IMAGE from chrome theme.?

I downloaded a theme form extension of the chrome browser. My Question is is it possible to find the background image in Local Disks??
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1answer
39 views

Google appending the home page title to every page title in the search results

I have published my web site a week ago. I have main page with title: drinkIt - Конструктор коктейлей and bunch of child pages (items) with titles like: drinkIt - <item name> It works fine ...
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2answers
14 views

How to deny a localhost website in WAMP all outside connections?

Im running a local website on a WAMP stack. This website is running in a vhost. The website (drupal) is sometimes using a url outside de vhost which I don't want for this specific website. How to ...
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votes
1answer
37 views

Can I “cloak” for crawlers and not use session id parameters and redirects to check for cookies?

I track my users using GET parameters to be able to do it even if they don't allow the use of cookies. And to do that, I need to do 2 redirections the first time the user hits my page. I am having ...
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votes
1answer
23 views

Rendering different HTML contents based on screen size - good idea from SEO perspective?

Is there an adverse effect of capturing screen size with JS and rendering different HTML contents via AJAX based on user's screen size, mainly from SEO perspective? I'm working on an ecommerce app ...
4
votes
1answer
39 views

How to get youtube-style ads in adsense on website?

I've seen some websites use a new style of ads from Adsense, they take the entire page and make you wait X seconds before being able to skip it. I thought it's the page-level ads of Adsense, however ...
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0answers
15 views

English version of my site is showing up in Google.sv instead of the Swedish version of my site

I have a website that's in English on example.com and in Swedish on example.com/sv. I have corresponding hreflangs for each language. <link rel="alternate" hreflang="en" href="http://example.com/"&...
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votes
2answers
24 views

301 redirect with Apache: All paths of URL to a single path

I am migrating a website from one platform to another, and in that process, I'm getting rid of the old domain name. There is no direct relation between the paths on the old and new website, and ...
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votes
1answer
7 views

Internal Server Error; enable debugging provides no additional information

I'm working with Mediawiki 1.25.1 on CentOS 7.2. I am experiencing an Internal Server Error after editing a page and submitting it: There is no additional information in /var/log/httpd/error_log. ...
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votes
2answers
47 views

How many times can the same keyword appear in a meta description tag without penalty?

This is source code from the adsense home page (code here is formatted to fit screen): <title> Make Money Online Through Website Monetization | Google AdSense – Google </title> <meta ...

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