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Few questions:- Any drop in traffic and ranks? Since when have you started noticing the drop in the number of indexed pages with the site: operator? Any message from Google in the search console? The site: operator is supposed to show the approximate number of pages indexed in Google. However, do note that if your pages have thin content or are deep down ...


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Two points here. Conditional redirection and SEO The conditional redirection isn't a problem if correctly configured. In Google's case, they're now using "locale aware crawling", whereby their crawler employs different Accept-Language values (i.e., browser languages) and IP addresses. That being said, we don't know much about precisely what languages ...


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Google is saying, "Hey, it used to be there but it isn't anymore so you obviously need to fix this!" And when you mark it as "fixed", they check again and it's still not there so they say, "Hey, it used to be there but it isn't anymore so you obviously need to fix this!" The only way to really fix it is to respond to it with a 301 or 302 and redirect to a ...


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...with other web sniffing tools the HTTP HEADERS are correct. Tell the programmers of those web sniffing tools that they need to reprogram those tools because I looked at the HTML source code of your page and things need changing. What can I do? Stop confusing the robots. I look at your code and you have TWO title tags as follows separated by ...


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If your site shows Google what is basically advertising content that is unrelated to the actual site, you've been hacked. If you have enough knowledge of WordPress and also server security to detect and clean the hack, go for it. If you are at all uncertain about how to do this, hire a professional security service to do it for you such as Sucuri or ...


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I suggest you add meta title and meta description for every page. It will give you more control over what is displayed in SERP. Sometimes Google will alter your titles and descriptions but having those meta tags should help.


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The external links if any would help your site rather than harm it in any way. Consider a competitor who is placing your links on its site, its ultimately giving you the traffic back and these back links also help you bring your seo up. These are the direct links from some sites to your sites, i would rather consider them as gifts and accept them. If ...


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Without knowing the domains linking to your website and indeed your own domain, it is impossible to be 100% certain of what nature and reason those domains have a number of links pointing to a page on your website but there is not necessarily any cause for alarm or concern. Firstly metric-wise, don't worry that a domain has a low Moz domain authority that ...


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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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Have you received any message from Google in your Search Console (Webmaster Tools) notifying of a Manual Review penalty? Have you checked these domains and confirmed if your link is an open link (not nofollowed) or a nofollowed link? If the links are not nofollow'ed then there is a fair chance of them being the culprit and it's better to get rid of them or ...


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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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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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You may also want to disavow these links. It could potentially appear like you purchased links from a garbage SEO provider helping to sell you links to increase your rankings. This behavior gets penalized commonly, and you'll need to disavow those links to Google knows that you were weren't hoping to get any ranking benefit from the added backlinks. You ...


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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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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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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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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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I would suggest blocking them by using Google disavow tool. The links are not relevant to your website so it is not going add any value to your search engine ranking. Also, some of them are very low quality websites. It is better to get rid of these sites before google penalize you. Also, You will not see any negative effect of these links instantly but in ...


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Most of these links should be nofollow, so they would neither harm nor do any good. If you find any link that is not nofollow, you might consider disavowing them (just to be safe)


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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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No the links are not natural. Now days many spam websites try to link other website to get attention from the users. It is the new technique spammers are using to drive traffic. You can use Google disavow tool to ban these sites. After submitting the sites in disavow tool, Google will not consider these links as backlinks. This will avoid any penalty from ...


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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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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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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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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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The search console logs 404 pages as encountered by the bot The logs that you see on the server and on the console are different. A 404 on the server log won't necessarily reflect under Crawl Errors in the console.


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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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Internal server errors can have multiple causes: Code syntax errors that happen whenever you hit a particular page Problems parsing user data that only happen for a specific user Intermittent problems caused by something like the database going down It is not surprising that different crawling bots find different numbers of 500 errors. You may have ...


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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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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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Submitting a sitemap (XML,.txt, HTML or RSS) allows bots to discover pages. If you need even faster submission, do it manually or some types of automation (using selenium).


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First of all the WWW and NON-WWW for the domain should never be an issues as in the world of the web is it the same, Wordpress and other CMS frameworks have made this to freaking complex over a non issue. If your site is setup right at the web server level it should be able to handle both out of the box. Apache and IIS allow for servername aliasing, ...


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Although I still do not know why it happened, I resolved the issue by moving remotebase.io to a new server. It took around 24 hours for the change to take affect. I also removed vym.io from Google using webmaster tools. I do not know for sure if doing so helped at all.


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Tag manager writes in using the document.write() method. Googlebot is learning to render a limited amount of Javascript before scraping the page - however, it's extremely sketchy. Tests have shown that you can add in things like tags or json data using document.write(). However it's so unreliable that it's still better to insert them into the HTML you're ...


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There's a large number of possible reasons for this. Here's a few possible factors: All stats are estimated unless you're on Analytics Premium and pulling the full data. Google takes a sample and extrapolates. It's possible to invalidate records for a count if they have an unset field. Perhaps there were 841 aggregated clicks but one of the criteria for a ...


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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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