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Importance of nice url with keywords

Introduction What is the importance of having keywords in your nice formed url, also the position of the keywords in the url. Example I am working on a site which contains multiple branches in 2 ...
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To get sitelinks, should my site blog use the same navigational menu as the rest of the site?

My company's website ranks highly for many relevant queries, and it ranks #1 for an exact domain match. So, that's going well. But for some reason, I can't seem to get Google sitelinks in the SERP. ...
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Automate backing up of MySQL DB on Godaddy Windows account

Does anyone know of a good way to set up an automated backup of our MySQL DB on a Godaddy Windows account? Most articles I have found talk about using mysqldump. But I can't figure out how to do ...
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Google Webmaster Tools - Change of Address Tool - Verifying Old Site Issue

Ok, so I have site abc.com that I've moved over to xyz.com All my redirects are working fine and the last step of the move is to file a 'Change of Address' in Google Webmaster Tools. The problem ...
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adsense RPM is frozen upon advanced screen detection. Why?

This is unusual. This code causes me to receive pennies per RPM for my website: <script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <ins ...
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Allowing user access to analytics

I would like to enable (some) of my users to view my website's analytics data. Our website has a bunch of groups where users can add content. I would like to enable certain users (group admins), to ...
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When does Google use article published date vs article modified date in SERP?

I have a website with a number of long form content articles that I keep updated. The page generates two date snippets from this: <time itemprop="datePublished" ...
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Is Google consider mobile phone specifications as copied content?

I have created a mobile niche blog a few weeks ago. I am going to add a section to display mobile phone specifications. Are those pages consider as copied content? Example post...... Samsung ...
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Interpreting Full Referrer in Google Analytics

I pay for advertising through google adwords, and I'm watching to ensure I'm not paying for fake clicks. (I'm new at this). I have setup Google Analytics and I'm not sure how to interpret the FULL ...
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What tool do you use to keep a tidy changelog for various areas (code, ads, server, design…) [on hold]

I was wondering what programs you use to keep a tidy changelog. I am administrating several larger small-biz projects now and it's starting to grow beyond a point where those "note programs" like ...
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Unusual text inserted before my meta description in SERP

Can anyone tell me what why the following text appears right before the meta description for all my pages in SERP: Items 25 - 100 - Meta Description Text The site runs on Wordpress with SEO by ...
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23 views

Problems with apache rewrite

I am running tomcat on centos6. I'm trying to configure Apache as a front end to tomcat so I could access: help-test.example.com:8080/4-3/help help-test.example.com:8080/4-2/help ...
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How to improve cross domain page calling/loading [on hold]

I am on a LAMP stack with multiple domains and a cPanel back end. I have a domain, www.domainA.com which will eventually be one of numerous domains A-E (not literally A-E, but you get the idea), all ...
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Copy 5 different fields of text in Chrome tab, and paste in the right area of another [on hold]

A few hours a day of my job is copying and pasting from one tab in a web browser on a specific page with the text always in the same exact area, into another browser tab on a specific page with the ...
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18 views

What bots should I block off my website? [on hold]

I'm starting to think that my low income on my adsense enabled website enriched with good information is due to bad bots accessing it and I hear stories that some of them can process javascript. ...
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1answer
13 views

How to get an overview of external links on a website in the shell?

I want to get an overview of external links on my websites. Ideally I want to control everything myself with open source tools I can run from my own laptop or server. I started playing around with ...
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3answers
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301 Redirects non www to www + new url

Recently I did some 301 redirections on one of my websites. First I did the non www to www redirect on the .htaccess file. Then I did the list of 301 redirects from the old urls to the new ones. ...
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Is it possible to compare http requests with download time?

I'm asking this because of the following situation: Fonts from my system were taking 2-6s to load. To improve this, I made the system load the same font from google repository, and I remove the css ...
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Unwanted Content Keywords registering by Google

I've been working on a site for a new company that is in the tactical gear/survival gear niche and have ran into a hitch with the keywords that Google ranks for the site. Namely 4 of the top 5 ...
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Discrepancy in Recent warning to Fix mobile usability issues

Our website has a desktop version and a separate mobile version (/mobile) which is determined in the .htaccess file when mobile users access the site they are taken specifically to the mobile site. ...
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If I update my existing MX records, will I stop receiving mails for 72 hours

I used the Google's "Check MX" application to check the functioning our website's MX records. It showed a critical error: Status: ERR aspmx.l.google.com MUST be the first MX record. Your setup 10 ...
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1answer
18 views

How can I downgrade phpbb 3.1 to phpbb 3.0?

I did an install of phpbb through softaculous in my cPanel and it automatically installed the latest version of phpbb. I don't want to use phpbb 3.1 however because the styling files that I have ...
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2answers
37 views

Conflicting test results when using The Mobile-Friendly Test and PageSpeed Insights

Our website uses an open source product to detect user agent and based on that, it servers mobile theme or desktop theme to users. I know the exact difference between mobile-friendly test and ...
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23 views

Monitoring Dedicated Server Performance

I have a dedicated server running Windows Web Server 2008 and Parallel Plesk 12. Sometimes I am experiencing extreme slow performance accessing website hosted on dedicated server. When it is slow, I ...
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Configure MediaWiki responses with and without domain part?

We are running an internal MediaWiki server. The wiki server has a PKIX certificate with the following names (the certificate is well formed per RFC 5280 and CA/B Baseline Requirements): IP Address ...
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3answers
37 views

What should I do with my duplicate product page urls for best SEO impact?

I have a link to a product page like this: /products/pandora-midcalf The page can be linked to from our internal search engine to go to a specific color, by adding the id of the color like this: ...
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35 views

Exclude multiple domains in Google Analytics

I want to exclude multiple domains from all my reports to prevent referral spam, but as more and more of these popup I'd like to do so via a single filter.. I tried adding a filter with settings: ...
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How to fail in case of incorrect URI parameter?

What is the correct way to fail when the user provides a wrong or not applicable value for a query parameter? with a HTTP 406 Not Acceptable status code and a page describing the issue with a HTTP ...
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40 views

How to keep the real source/referral from social sign ups (linkedin and github)

I am using Google Analytics to measure sign up goals, but unfortunately I have a huge problem with the source. If the user use linkedin or github sign up the source will be always linkedin or github ...
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1answer
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Translate URL query parameters

Just like it is always advisable to translate URL parts in order to internationalize a web site, is there any recommendation (W3C or such) regarding the translation of URL parameters (query strings)? ...
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1answer
28 views

Google Universal Analytics - force new session count same goal multiple times

I believe I am not the only one having this issue and I was wondering if anyone has a way around it. As Google states one goal can be only counted once per session. Unfortunately this is not good ...
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5 views

Joining GA data to purchasing data [on hold]

I'm not a very sophisticated IT user, so in order to formulate my question, I'm going to give an example of what I want to do. I have purchase data fact table (raw data from a shopping cart). I do ...
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Nesting a <ul></ul> within a <p></p> creates two paragraphs. Why? [migrated]

I've noticed a strange behaviour in how the browsers interpret the following code: <h2>Maecenas aliquet lorem id urna vehicula</h2> <p>&nbsp; <ul ...
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Do I really need CDN? [on hold]

Hey guys who know can you please answer. I'm searching for a CDN service to use with my wordpress blog to improve blog’s google pagespeed score and serve web pages faster to visitors, etc. I found ...
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15 views

Can anyone give me the exact content in robot.txt file [on hold]

Can anyone able to give me the contents of robot.txt file and also explain me if possible.
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1answer
13 views

Changing headers for small screens - SEO implications

I'm changing some of my pages to better display in different devices (tables, smart phones etc). I want to figure out a good way of handling headings. So far my options are hide headings for small ...
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65 views

Will it hurt SEO if I use a dedicated server for the blog-part of our website?

Our company has a website, and now we would like to also have a blog in order to improve SEO. We use EC2 to host our website, and I would prefer having the blog run on its own EC2 server. I have ...
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1answer
14 views

AdSense ads not showing up after switching HTTP server to gunicorn + proxied nginx

I am developing a webpage in Django in which contains two blocks of advertisements from Google AdSense. Before, I was serving this page using Apache2, but I switched to gunicorn + nginx due to it's ...
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1answer
18 views

What is the difference between HTTP and URLs? [on hold]

What is the difference between HTTP and a URL as used for a website? How is that related to the layers of HTTP?
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1answer
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Where do my DoubleClick Adsense payments go?

I'm looking into switching from Google Adsense to DoubleClick so that I can use custom adverts. As well as this I would still like to use Adsense through DoubleClick. How will payments be linked to ...
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1answer
16 views

Whats the best way: Slicing or pure code?

I had a designer code me a website about games by designing it in photohsop then slicing it up. Not even sure what the term "slicing" means, but I can sort of give it a guess. Im learning to code ...
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10 views

Is the root nameserver different from a top level domain server? [on hold]

How is the root name server different from a top level domain server?
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23 views

Would you recommend a 301, 302 or something else?

Ok I have built a resort guide for a summer holiday destination. This is how I have structured the site. www.domain.co.uk/resort-name-a/guide www.domain.co.uk/resort-name-a/nightlife etc. Now, in ...
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2answers
43 views

Forward naked domain with URL path for my Google Domain

I purchased a domain through Google Domains and I am hosting my app on Heroku. I would like users to be able to access my app through the naked domain, but Google Domains does not allow CNAME's to ...
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13 views

Apache is not showing It works [on hold]

I installed apache 2.0 a moment ago.It installed succuessfully.But when test it in browser by typing http://localhost/ it is showing "the web page is not available" instead of "It works".there was no ...
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0answers
15 views

How to track “conversions” between subdomains in Google Analytics?

I have 2 subdomains with the same GA counter installed: www.mydomain and blog.mydomain - that's an e-commerce site and related blog. I have added a bunch of links to blog on various pages on my www ...
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0answers
8 views

Will testing an Analytics Campaign work on a test server?

If I create a separate account to test a Universal Analytics campaign on, can the account be reached by an internet test server provided that test server has access to the internet?
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13 views

How can someone use my server to send email to an address on the server?

This is weird. Today, I received an email from a server I manage. In other words, the email ends in the same domain name that is run on the server. After checking the email headers, the composer ...
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3answers
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Google search links lead to pages with very old content

I have a website that is updated fairly often. It has only been online since Jan (about 3 months). I don't manually update the site, the site gets new content from users. The backend stores the ...
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1answer
16 views

Mobile device detection logic reliability

I'm using the regular expression from http://detectmobilebrowsers.com/ to detect if if the site is being viewed on a mobile device. Just because of it's ease of use. Mostly it seems to be working. ...

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