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Because Microsoft Edge presents a User-Agent string that contains the word Chrome. And, for that matter, Safari. Check out http://whatsmyuseragent.com/ and you'll see something like this: (Emphasis mine) This is deliberate on Microsoft's behalf to fool naïve user-agent checks into thinking that it's not Internet Explorer. Which it isn't.


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In general, hyphenated URLs are better for seo than the id. Two main advantages - Google Ranking - The keywords in link have some ranking factor as it tells a lot about the content inside the page. Although this factor is just 1 out of only G knows how many. Higher CTR - I believe this is very important reason for having nice readable URLs. The keywords ...


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Not sure if this is really an answer, more an observation, but anyway... It seems that if Google is able to extract an obvious breadcrumb trail from the page then it will show this in the search results, rather than the actual URL. The breadcrumb trail in the SERPs never includes the final (leaf) page, only the breadcrumb trail that leads to that page (so ...


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No. Even though the layout is exactly the same across all pages, that accounts for a small percent of the entire source code of any page. If you have tons of unique content per page, then the layout code would make up an even smaller percentage of duplicate content. However, If your layout consists of a side panel with almost the same text for every page, ...


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We've recently had advice on best practice for a very similar structure. Canonical: Canonical shouldn't be shared across languages, but used within a language. For instance, your Masai homepage would have a canonical tag of: https://www.domain.com/mas But the canonical for your German homepage would be: https://www.domain.com/de x-default: ...


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You do not want your XML sitemap to include duplicate content. In your case, it sounds like that one product exists at multiple URLs, which is the very definition of duplicate content. So, what I'd say is that you want to have the page mywebsite.com/product1 (the canonical version of the URL) in your XML sitemap, then keep the others out of your XML sitemap. ...


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There are many variables in place here. You need to ask yourself the following questions. Is your new layout responsive? Does your new layout load quickly for your users? Can your users find the content they're looking for quickly? Is your content above the fold? Did you keep your titles and headers the same? Google's algorithm takes many things into ...


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On an apache server with mod_rewrite installed, you can add this code to your httpd.conf (main apache configuration file) and restart apache gracefully. RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^(.*)/$ [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ %1 [NC,R=301,L] It will redirect all URL requests ending ...


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The first thing you have to know is that Google uses your HTML DOM (document object model) to determine where content begins and ends. It can do this fairly well with one page, but uses more than one to know exactly what HTML fragments are header, footer, sidebar, etc. and removes these sections for content analysis. This means that templating is taken ...


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Select https version in your webmaster tools account Create new sitemap with https version of the files Robots.txt the old files Change all links in your website with https Change all old external links with https vertion where is posible https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/6033049 Wait :(


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No! There will be no specific influence in your Google SERP if you use JavaScript in your webpage. In older days Google was not that much smart to fetch dynamically generating contents, JavaScript and AJAX but now Google algorithm is very smart to Crawl and Index those contents. Historically, SEO recommendations have centered around having ‘plain text’ ...


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When purchasing a new URL you need to run a few checks on its history. You can use https://magestic.com to check out historical links and you can gain free access by registering your site. You can also use https://archive.org to view the web history of the site. If the domain looks to have a history of spam links then this may be the issue, Google will ...


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Generally speaking, you will not need to disavow any links. This should remain a last resort for toxic links. Elsewhere I describe what a toxic link is. Please understand that most junk links are not toxic. For a link to be toxic, a lot has to happen. It is possible that there was some negative effect, however, Google understands that spam sites will make ...


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What you want to do is check the server access logs after testing your website with each tool to see what identification google uses. Search the logs for googlebot or IP addresses that match google. Also, search the logs for part of the URL of the page you requested for each test to help you track google down. Once you done that, you need to modify your ...


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Sitemaps are not generally necessary. For most sites, sitemaps are only used by Google to ensure that they can effectively crawl your site by comparing the results of a crawl with the sitemap. Where a sitemap is necessary is for extremely large sites, sites that cannot be effectively crawled, sites with a paywall or login. Sitemaps do nothing for SEO. If ...


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There are two sets of pages indexed within Google Search Console: Google Index > Index Status -- and -- Crawl > Sitemaps You will find that these numbers are confusing. They represent two different things. If you are referring to any sitemap submitted (Crawl > Sitemaps) and the stats associated with it versus indexed pages (Google Index > Index Status), ...


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You don't give enough information, so I guess that you have changed domain names and you are using Apache as a webserver. Given that the website was live only for 2 weeks the change or domain name will have no significant (or at all) impact to search results. A general good advice when changing domain names would be to take the following steps: If you ...


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Here is a similar question and answer I found on the Adwords Community forum: Just wanted to let your know that HTML5 or any display ad on AdWords cannot be used with form elements in it. As you said, any click on the HTML5 ads will redirect you to the landing page plus any display ads that mimic a feature that they cannot actually perform (i.e. ...



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