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I've just had the same issue. The solution is to click Add A Property in the Webmaster Tools Search Console page. Even though someone else assigned you as an owner, you still have to add the property and type in the URL. Hope this will help!


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Unfortunately there's not much you can do. You can't prevent these other (hacked) sites from linking to you. Besides, once Google has found these (now erroneous) URLs, it is likely to continue crawling them for sometime to come, even when the inbound link is (eventually) removed. You are already doing the correct thing, in returning a 404. A genuine 404 is ...


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According to Google, "Impressions - How many links to your site a user saw on Google search results, even if the link was not scrolled into view. However, if a user views only page 1 and the link is on page 2, the impression is not counted." (source)


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Would adding the parameter in (google) Search Console fix those issues? Even if it did, it wouldn't help 100% because there are other search engines I'm sure your client would want his website indexed in other search engines such as Bing and Yandex, and you may have to use their tools as well to sort out parameters. Because pages only highlighting user ...


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I would canoncilise the original page without the parameters to itself, which explains to google this is the original and you can ignore the rest. <link rel="canonical" href="http://domain.org/site/UserLogin" /> We had to do this to a client website recently, took a few days to kick in but got rid of the duplicates.


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This sounds like a common misconception and understanding of linkage on the web and a typical view of many that are thinking about this all wrong... The average natural website's link profile will be made up of a higher percentage of nofollow links than followable links. This is common and to be expected. It isn't always the case though and some websites ...


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If the canonical tag in the header isn't an option, you have a few alternatives to avoid the impact of duplicate content: Specify only the main content in a sitemap without all the varying parameters, include only the canonical URL but not the non-canonical versions *. Indicate how to handle parameters with the Parameter Handling tool to tell Google about ...


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Add 301 redirects from your old URLs to your new ones. (and google's index will update itself)


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The main problem you're having is that you expect numbers put out by Google to be accurate, but they aren't. This isn't specific to Google, it's true for all major web search engines. The total result count is just an estimate, and it's easy to see: http://searchengineland.com/why-google-cant-count-results-properly-53559 The numbers published by Webmaster ...


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It works for me: When I type something into the filter box, it only shows the items that match that filter. I don't even need to press a button or hit enter. It adjusts the list as I type.


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Having something appended to your URLs in search console is usually either a malformed link on your site (in this case your twitter link probably), or Googlebot being dumb and interpreting a JavaScript string like var="tag/tutorials/news@example.com"; as something that the JS could use as a link, maybe. The first would effect users, but not the second. ...


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It appears you're using query strings on a PHP page to generate the file links. Try adding a wildcard to the end of your ALLOW, as this will form part of the URI. Also, have you checked the URL parameters section to see how Google is treating these variables? You can also explicitly set behaviour, make sure Google understands how to use the query strings ...


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Follow this process step by step. 1] Make list of all the pages that you have changed recently. Submit this pages in the webmaster tool for removal from Google search. Login Webmaster > Google Index > Remove URLs > Temporarily hide > Submit all the urls one by one. 2] Add 301 redirect to all the pages. Once done wait for the day to see the result. First ...


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I create URLs like this automatically daily. I scrub non-alpha-numeric characters in the process. I would avoid characters that require encoding in the URL and link. It is not necessary. Search engines can figure out what you mean especially if you specify it correctly within content. My advice would be to fix your URLs and links so that these special ...


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All links have some value even minute amounts including nofollow links. However, if the links come from a site/page that is fully egregious, then you may want to consider disavowing them. Google considers whois sites as a whole as low quality, however, not all whois sites are considered junk. This is also true for the various aggregator sites. They may be ...


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Please take a look at this image: Most of these are links from my clients, but also from some web-catalogues that automatically adds links to your site. I do not think that is a bad situation and you should be worried.


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One, two or even a few months sometimes isn't enough time for Google to update its index with changes in a website and start displaying results in the way the website owner is desiring. And it's not only time what is needed, but thorough SEO work in all aspects. Now, regarding Google showing main links pages for a certain website like in your screenshot, it ...


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If the only difference between the desktop version and mobile version of your site are only graphics related (such as any color or image changes), then making a sitemap for each site is pointless since the content (which google defines as webpage text) is the same on both versions of each page. In this case, make a sitemap for the desktop version of the ...


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I do SEO for an events company - and this happens in my own console for event mark-up. Even with numerous errors the rich snippets work just fine. This is despite documentation stating that we're missing 'mandatory' fields. My recommendation is to ignore the Search Console. Google are in the process of overhauling how they use scraped data. Their next ...


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Yes you can track these click from Google webmaster (Search console) First let me breakdown all the process and explain what is deeplinking and app indexing. App indexing appears on Google when someone search for the brand name or anything related to it, your app will appear from google play or itunes with "Download" link. Deep linking appears on any page ...



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