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Logging using Microsoft account

I would like to create WordPress website with forum where people will be able to login with Microsoft account. I would like to do this to authorize their GamerTags from Xbox Live. Is that even ...
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Is a backlink with a duplicate description and title from a news site bad for SEO?

I have a blog with over a thousand posts. I have posted some of those to a news aggregator site and included the same preview photo and description that I used for it on my own site and the link to ...
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2answers
106 views

How can I place keywords at the begining of a title and have it look natural?

As per this question, the first word in the <title> tag is usually treated with more importance than the rest of the <title> tag. How can I write naturally looking titles with the keyword ...
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How do I improve the rate at which Google crawls my website?

Google is not crawling my website. I want to be in the search results as soon as possible. How do I get Google to crawl faster?
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380 views

How can I know if a page that links to my site is actually indexed by Google?

I want to know if a page that contains links to my site is indexed by Google. The classic site: works for URL like in: fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Râle_de_Platen but not for URL like: ...
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Hiding URL key parameters with .htaccess [on hold]

http://denali.pixiders.com/index.php?p=products&id=4 I want to replace index.php?p=products&id=4 /products-4
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4answers
232 views

What is PageRank and how do I get it?

I've heard Google's algorithm is based on PageRank, and that it has something to do with the links to your site. Can someone explain it, and more importantly, how I can increase my site's PageRank?
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357 views

What is the best configuration for robots.txt

What is the best initial or general setup for the robots.txt to allow search engines to go through the site, but maybe restrict a few folders? Is there a general setup that should always be used?
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71 views

What is the correlation between Drop Off, Exits, and Bounces?

I am running through my analytics and noticed that my drop off in the behavior chart is always 100%. Which does not necessarily surprise me except neither bounce rate, or % Exits are 100%. I ...
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Can we repeat same keyword on different pages?

Can we repeat same keyword on different pages? For example a site has tv show "example" and I am adding its 10th episode so will go with "example episode 10" keyword. Can I use the same "example" ...
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Is it a good idea to change/add keywords to an already well-ranking page?

I have a site that is ranking bottom of page 1 for "IT support company" - however, I have since realised there are other keywords I could be ranking for as well, such as "IT support services," had I ...
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0answers
5 views

How to make your ISP provider and PC IP address [on hold]

I would like to mask the IP address of my PC. Can you suggest how to do that? And does creating VPN help? Do we have any valid ghost IP address providers?
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1answer
94 views

What are proper process to disallow a site from google crawl

I have done google and get the two solution for disallow whole a site from google crawl. 1: User-agent: * Disallow: 2: User-agent: * Disallow: / Now can anyone tell me which proper ...
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4answers
991 views

How to let Google know that content on the page has just changed?

I'd never thought of such a problem in the whole SEO spectrum before I considered launching my own website. Imagine that I have a website which is updated once per month and Google spider knows ...
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1answer
25 views

Create Custom Report - for what these Site Search Goals appears in metrics?

What does it mean - Goal 10 (Site Search Goal 1...) - about 20 items, Goal 2... - about 20 items, etc.? Ok, I understand what is Site Search mean. I couldnt understand, for what these Goals are if I ...
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Should a Sitemap include the home page?

I have seen some sitemaps that include the home page, eg http://example.com and others that do not. Is including a home page of any use and recommended in any reputable documentation?
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Woocommerce - google Analytics: Price amount is not tracked

I have a site on Wordpress and its using wooCommerce. For the Ecommerce tracking in the google Analytics, I have used the additional plugin WooCommerce Google Analytics Integration ...
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2answers
212 views

How often does GWT re-generate Mobile Usability test report?

I know I can use Mobile-Friendly Test and PageSpeed Insights to test usability but is there a way to manually run Mobile Usability test direct from GWT? If I have to wait until GWT runs this test, how ...
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3answers
416 views

How to find out what is causing “Entry Process” limit?

We're using an OpenCart 1.5.5.1 custom theme for our site. Well it hasn't been smooth sailing for us and we are facing problem after problem. So far the gist of it is we're currently on a business ...
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0answers
8 views

Google is indexing URLs from another site and domain [on hold]

Google indexed my website with pages from another site, similar to the URLs below, though my website doesn't have these pages: mywebsite.com/index.php/component/content/category/87-tab2 ...
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7 views

Google analytics not showing returning users data [on hold]

I have a website with more than 1 lac monthly visits, traffic comes from all sources, but Google Analytics showing all visits as direct visit and also showing all visitors as new visitors though above ...
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1answer
17 views

Trying to understand cache control actions observed on my site

While working on some optimizations for my site, I noticed some things in Networking Timings for Chrome Developer Tools differ from those in Firefox Developer Tools. Very consistently Chrome loads a ...
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1answer
65 views

Is it a good practice to block spam bots by IP ranges?

I'm getting too many hits on my website from Yandex. It doesn't obey robots.txt and by some way it can bypass .htaccess rules. So I'm thinking to block all Yandex IP ranges in my system firewall. Is ...
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1answer
13 views

FAQ as single-page accordion or multipage?

In order to boost our online-presence, my employer wants me to incorporate a FAQ on our website. It's a Wordpress-site running a premium theme, and I have a couple of options available to me. Do a ...
3
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1answer
28 views

When does a good link become toxic

It is my understanding and correct me if I'm wrong but with Google's penguin and daily BACKLINK algorithms it will do several checks before rewarding for the link. It will then regularly check that ...
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Microdata: should I use Book or Product type scheme?

I'm developing a site for an antiques shop, specialized in rare and ancient books. Every page for each book will have a description sheet available with several data for the item. Descriptions ...
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1answer
188 views

Is there any way to prevent the Google toolbar from breaking Friendly 404s

This might be considered a continuation of this question. If I output HTML after my 404 header, It displays properly in IE and FF unless the user has Google bar instaled. If I try header('HTTP/1.x ...
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0answers
13 views

Remove access to xampp from WAN [on hold]

i just set up xampp on my ubuntu machine, and i wanted to limit the webserver to local connections only. I did this: <Directory "/opt/lampp/apache2/htdocs"> Options Indexes FollowSymLinks ...
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2answers
615 views

Reporting paid links to google - does it work?

I am noticing that my competitors have a boat load of paid backlinks, which don't seem to be discredited from google (PR is intact, rather then 0) Problem is, those sites aren't any gambling or ...
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2answers
149 views

Breadcrumbs with <div>, <span> or <li>?

Does it matter whether my microdata breadcrumb trail starts and ends with <div>, <span> or <li>? Consider <div> tag first: <div><span itemscope ...
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2answers
2k views

Schema.org SiteNavigationElement markup

Should the Schema.org SiteNavigationElement be structured like this <div itemscope itemtype="http://www.schema.org/SiteNavigationElement"> <ul> <li itemprop="url"><a ...
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1answer
80 views

Are Microdata attributes valid on any element?

Is it valid to add Microdata attributes (e.g., using the Schema.org vocabulary), such as itemprop="name", to HTML elements that aren’t span or div? For example: <h2 class="product_name" ...
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1answer
36 views

Why is px often prefered over pt even though both depend on an “unknown” device parameter?

I always heard that in web design one should not prefer pt as a size unit, because the browser/OS does not neccessarily know the correct dpi. Result: final font sizes are not equal on different ...
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2answers
31 views

Legal Issues of loading Google Analytics script (ga.js) from local server to avoid leverage browser catching issue

Anywhere that I check my website I get a leverage browser catching issue because of this file: http://www.google-analytics.com/ga.js In many questions and answers, articles people have offered to ...
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4answers
20 views

Sitemaps - one per subdomain or one for the base domain?

I have more than 5 subdomains on a project, say developer, www, staff and some more, what is the best practice in creating sitemaps? All subdomains that share a same sitemap at base domain ...
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11 views

which is a better domain name for our website? [on hold]

We are working on a website which to help travelers to find shopping information when they are on road, particularly on an international trip. We are considering two domain names: ...
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1answer
12 views

SEO issue with landing pages on Shopify

I have a specific SEO problem. I created two landing pages for a clients website,on shopify. http://www.example.com/pages/ogham-celtic-jewelry http://www.example.com/pages/claddagh-ring After a ...
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1answer
15 views

Webmaster showing unsupported file as error in sitemap

In my website i have big sitemap. So i compressed t using Gzip. and the format of sitemap is like When i submit this sitemap to webmaster it shows unsupported file.
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2answers
812 views

Is adsense banning websites that have chat?

Based on this discussion it seems that Chat sites are no longer allowed to host adsense adverts. I have a website that is predominantly content, but chat is still a very important part of my site. ...
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4answers
44 views

Add rel=nofollow to all links in rss feed

i wish to add a rel=nofollow in all links from an rss feed, including links in item description $rss = new DOMDocument(); $rss->load($xml); $feed = array(); foreach ...
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votes
1answer
19 views

How to point naked domain and www to the same Heroku app?

I create a simple Rails app and deployed it to Heroku. This is my app. I use Cloudflare to manage my DNS records and I try to achieve something like this: This is all my current DNS records inside ...
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1answer
6 views

Will google skip nav tags when considering what content to use as page descriptions?

Pre-HTML5 we used div and ul tags to markup navigation bars and a lot of times the navigation is at the top of the HTML document. In the absence of meta description content, Google uses its own logic ...
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0answers
13 views

Why the Meta Description of Website's Homepage Not Showing on Bing?

I have been doing SEO for a website of my client. I have added the meta description of all pages with All-in-One SEO plug-in about a month ago. However, the meta descriptions of some of the pages are ...
0
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0answers
2 views

ng-click function not working [migrated]

I'm having an issue with my JavaScript with the ng-click function not working. Below is my code: $scope.gridOptions.columnDefs = [ { name: 'District Name' }, { ...
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0answers
11 views

Default channel Grouping

In one of the view i am working on, I can see ‘Affiliates’ in the default channels in ‘Acquisition’ reports: But ‘Affiliate’ is not set up in Admin in the default channel grouping, and there is no ...
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0answers
14 views

Google Business Phone numbers?

Is possible to have to different search results for phone numbers in google business, one phone number on the right hand side box and another under the top result?
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0answers
3 views

Animating Text to Appear as Div Transforms [migrated]

Long time reader first time poster. So in my site (here's the codepen version) I'm trying to make it so that when the user hovers over a div it transitions and the background changes, the width ...
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0answers
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Office 365 vs SendGrid as email relay

I have an IIS web server which is currently set up with the local SMTP server sending email via SendGrid. My company has recently migrated its email provision from Exchange to Office 365 and we now ...
0
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0answers
10 views

Host website on my machine [on hold]

Can I host a single website of 3 pages with the following system configuration and requirements. Total size of webpages = 20MB. PC configuration 8GB RAM Processor: 2.5 GHz i5(3rd gen) Operating ...
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0answers
11 views

Trackig visit counts to my website pages based on IP adresss and type of users (new or returining))

We are developing a classified website n Magento which has about 6000 listings. So there is about 6000 business pages. we have been tracking our website in Analytics and found Good number of visitors ...

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