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How to specify expiry to a (css/js) files of a website in a shared hosting?

I have read the other answers but all are based on editing the .htaccess file. Is there any way to set expiry without touching the .htaccess file?
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How to prevent anyone from knowing that some domains are in the same server?

I am using some dedicated server with lots of different IPs. Some domains are put on different IPs. However, anyone can see that domaina.com is pointed to ns1.myserver.com. How to prevent that?
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htaccess redirect non-www to www with SSL/HTTPS

I want a rewrite rule that redirects everything to https:// AND www. For example https://example.com should be going to https://www.example.com This is what I have: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond ...
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1answer
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Double forward slash in url, help in SEO? [duplicate]

I'm having a SEO optimised 7 year old website which rank no. 1 on google for different keywords. Pages are www.example.com/page1.php , www.example.com/page2.php . A competitor copied whole website ...
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Is there a term for the moment when a lot of users visit/log onto your website at the same time?

Is there a term for the moment when a lot of users visit/log onto your website at the same time?
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Some sites have a forwards slash in the end of their domains - An SEO advantage? [duplicate]

Some sites has a forward slash in end of their URLs (besides the home page). for example, Site A (without a forward slash): http://www.example.com/about Site B (with a forward slash) : ...
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Do you need to disavow on [HTTPS SSL] after performing a disavow on [HTTP]

I have a client which disavowed a few thousand dirty links from his site profile back in February 2015. Recently the site was switch from HTTP to HTTPS (SSL enforced). Google recommends that you add ...
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1answer
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English website on a ccTLD with multiple countries ccTLD 301 to it

We are a company in a country and hence, have our main website using a example.sg ccTLD. However, our business is regional across a couple of South East Asian countries and we have purchased a couple ...
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How is my SEO affected if I make all outbound links on my website rel=nofollow?

We have a lot of outbound links on our website to various high DA websites. Would it help or damage our SEO if I make all of the links rel=nofollow?
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1answer
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Google warning about SSL/TLS certificate

I received this warning from Google Webmaster Tools. I have SSL for www and non-www but they are in different SANS. Would that cause a problem? SSL/TLS certificate does not include domain name ...
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1answer
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Page Speed Performance (shown in Google AdSense) on Blogspot Dynamic Template

In Google AdSense, the Scorecard complains the Page Speed Performance of Google Blogger is not good ( marked as Red ). Note: In my Blogger site, I'm using Dynamic Template. Is there anything I can ...
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Adsense Unsure About Application Process

Im trying to apply for a new adsense account, I have a pretty decent blog, running a premium wordpress theme, with a fair amount of content and get around 3000 visitors per day. Yesterday I submitted ...
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1answer
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Register new hosting IP in DNS A Record

At the moment I have example.com that my colleague bought from GoDaddy which was first purchased via Google Work. The purchase did not include a hosting plan. We do not plan to host our website on ...
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URL shortener for Apache, for the terminal [on hold]

I already have a VPS (Ubuntu, Apache 2) and domain, and I am trying to find a URL shortening service for personal use. I have explored several including: yourls, tighturl, polr, nimbus, lstu, and ...
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2answers
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Will altering my HOSTS file allow me to access sites that can't be directly accessed via IP?

I'm moving hosts over to a shared host (HostGator) and trying to access my site before DNS propagation has completed, so I can access my WP-ADMIN (which can't be done w/ temporary URLs). I'm told ...
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2answers
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How to enable dates for specific blog post only in blogger?

I am trying to enable dates for selective blog posts i.e. for which information date information is relevant, but want to disable them for evergreen posts. Blogger doesn't provide an out-of-box ...
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1answer
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Is JSON-LD supported by Google?

See this page: https://developers.google.com/structured-data/schema-org Google is in the process of adding JSON-LD support to more markup-powered features. So far, JSON-LD is supported for all ...
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1answer
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Having a single website behind 2 domains

I have a website www.mywebsite.com. Recently I created a brand for my business, lets say it's called MyNewBrand. I'm thinking of acquiring domain name www.mynewbrand.com and create a 301 redirect to ...
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2answers
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Multi country redirect working with google

I have company.com, us.company.com and ca.company.com, all using the same language, however, displaying different content e.g. pricing, imagery and text I want the site to be displayed in Google as ...
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2answers
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How does SEO work with a Custom HTML module as the “heading” of the article

I am using Joomla CMS and I have a menu item that links to an article. I also have a Custom HTML module that I have place at the top/above that article, and in this custom module I have placed the ...
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1answer
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Problem with Google Mobile Test - Blocking images

I have a situation when I check my Drupal 7 website on Google Mobile Friendly Test, it says that my website is mobile friendly, but beneath there is a sentence saying: "This page uses 56 resources ...
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2answers
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How is schema markup on a page (in the form of JSON-LD) automatically adding markup to the HTML tag?

I've only seen this happen for the Article category. Here's an example of what I mean. That page has schema in the form of JSON-LD on the page for the type Article. I didn't add any microdata to the ...
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1answer
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Domain on clientHold from 4 days ago, expires in a year, will it be available before?

So this domain I want is on clientHold status. It's set to expire in about a year from now. Will it end that clientHold state before expiring or will it stay like that for a full year? Thank you!
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3answers
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Would a “keywords” section on a web page be considered keyword stuffing?

It's known that keyword stuffing may be penalized by search engines. But what if I add a section titled "keywords", somewhere at the bottom of the page, with various forms of the keywords which are ...
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3answers
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How can I find the IP address for my visitors in Google Analytics Universal reports?

Does anyone know if/where I can find IP addresses of my visitors in Google Analytics Universal reports?
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1answer
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How to add hreflag tags to Prestashop to prevent Google Search Console warnings

I have a Prestashop multi languages site, and I started to notice some warning in the webmaster tools of Google that my site is lacking hreflang tags. Is there something in Prestashop to handle the ...
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Duplicate content - Redirecting mirror sites

A domain has 12 mirror sites and all of them are indexed. As a matter of fact one of the mirror domains (44 Moz domain authority) is competing with the primary domain (62 Moz domain authority) on page ...
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2answers
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What does the domain registrar technically do?

Let's say that I buy example.com domain from GoDaddy who is authorized to sell domains under .com and I would like to use my own DNS servers for zone example.com. What does the GoDaddy technically do ...
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One domain on 2 locations

I have a site called abc.com. Can I host it on 2 locations? Can I put it on a server in USA (IP1) and a server in Japan (IP2) and create A record to point the record to the 2 IP addresses?
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How to prevent random referrals to my website in Google Analytics? [duplicate]

When I look at my Google Analytics dashboard, I see most referrals from a website called rank-checker.online which highly skews up my data. There are other such websites, get-rick-quick, free-social ...
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“So much more than SEO” [on hold]

John, I notice a comment you made on a blog Where you said "there's so much more than SEO", could you please elaborate or direct me to an article of yours that explains this. I've spent all my ...
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Handling Duplicate Content & Pagination with Category Description

I have an ecommerce site with paginated product categories. I would like to add a description for each category to improve the "thin content" problem ecommerce pages generally have. I would like ...
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1answer
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How can websites where large photos are the primary focus make money?

I was reading: http://www.bloggingspell.com/google-page-layout-algorithm/ and I find that the photos on the mobile version of my site seem to violate rule #2 and maybe rule #3 and #4, and definitely ...
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0answers
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SEO tips for blog posts pagination

Three years ago we launched a self-made blog area on our e-commerce website. Call it an experimental feature, if you know what I mean. We had, and still have, a very minimalistic URL schema: ...
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1answer
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How to setup an implicit FTPS encryption on cPanel server?

Currently my server is configured to use TLS encryption for FTP. It is explicit since it uses FTPES and on port 21. How can I switch to implicit FTPS that works on port 990? I'm using Pure_FTPd. I ...
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1answer
58 views

Number of users changes when applying segments in google analytics

I noticed something odd when using session based segments and looking at the number of users in google analytics. When only using the "All sessions" segment for the month of august I can see that ...
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1answer
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How to specify services for the LocalBusiness?

How can I show Googlebot by attributes from Schema.org that my company provide services below? Repair, installation and modernization: gas installation water instalation electrical installation ...
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2answers
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Does Grammar in Alt text affect anything?

Is this one of the 200 factors of Google for SEO? Includes Grammar under Content, but I've not been able to find anything specific to Grammar within Alt Text. I'm not talking blatant misspellings and ...
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0answers
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How to make my website so that when someone hits “add to homepage” it wont show the URL ba [on hold]

How could I have a directory on my website that when someone hits add to homepage and opens it, it will not show the URL/Bookmark bar? Is there any website that can help me?
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1answer
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When do I fire Google Analytics checkout step actions?

I am not sure what numbers are above the bars: I setup check out steps in ecommerce setup like this: When someone finishes a step, I fire following code: ga('ec:setAction', 'checkout', {'step': ...
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1answer
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How to build a free website without paying for domain on free site providers? [on hold]

I have a registered a domain, I don't have enough experience to develop a great website on myself. I am thinking to use an online free websites providers. Is this possible? When I checked some free ...
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0answers
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System to manage user reports of certain incidents [on hold]

I am planning a site similar in function to IPaidABribe.com, where users can (anonymously) report certain incidents within their work-life. Each report is linked to a company and possibly a division ...
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0answers
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Replacing The Displayed URL When Sharing On Social Media

The best way I can explain this question is with a real life example. Team Rock host their magazine Classic Rock as a subdomain to the comapny website, i.e. http://classicrock.teamrock.com, which is ...
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2answers
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How to track the keyword position of my website without violating the google TOS

I own a website and I'd like to be able to have an history of how some page and keywords ranked in google over time, to be able to understand if certain changes I made have positive or negative ...
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0answers
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Magento is suite for online hotel booking [on hold]

I am new to magento. I need to know whether magento is suite to develop online hotel room booking system.
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1answer
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Transfer domain from one registrar to another, with privacy

I want to transfer a domain from one domain name registrar to another, without revealing my contact information. I use domain privacy services. The registrars tell me I need to disable domain ...
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2answers
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Granting a developer cPanel access but disabling downloads

I need to hire a dev to do some work on my site, however as it is a very large one and valueable at the same time, i don't want to risk a dev stealing the work and mechanisms behind it. I will need ...
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1answer
42 views

Is it easy to transfer a domain name out of Network Solutions?

I registered some domains years ago with Network Solutions and, from my experience, agree with all the complaints about their "services. Googling around, I see that getting a domain name out their ...
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1answer
164 views

Strange landing page tracked by GA user behavior

I have this strange issue but not sure how to solve. I will try my best to explain it in detail. I made a new landing page at http://example.com to capture early interest from online users. I then ...
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1answer
3k views

Google Open Sans font does not display correct weight in Google Chrome

I use the Google Font 'Open Sans' on my website. I noticed the incorrect font weight was being displayed for certain links. My regular text has a font-weight of 300, while my links have a font-weight ...

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