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When you state your website uses a unique name, does that mean that the name isn't a word in any language? If that is the case, I'm wondering what type of results occur on the first 5 results pages. If the name is a word in some language, I would expect you would see many pages of results before spotting your website. If I perform a Google search on the ...


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No SEO campaign is perfect. So please throw this notion out of the window. Since search engines change strategies and updates come on the average of several a day, it is impossible to have a perfect SEO score at anytime. However, you can have a highly competitive score regardless of the changes if done well. Without knowing your website name and any terms ...


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The new gTLDs are not inferior to .com in a technical way. Google's Matt Cutts has spoke about this in video. What you need to watch are country specific because they do carry more weight for the country they are issued for. He has also talked about this on video. UX is a large decision maker for me. Depending on which one, some look spammy and users may ...


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It is against Google's guidelines to serve different pages to users. Former head of webspam Matt Cutts has went on record about this as well in an old webmaster video.


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Treating Google and other bots as users You should always treat Google exactly the same as your users, I can understand the benefits of having a seamless experience by not having to leave the current page but still having the SEO benefits of having multiple pages. There are many methods of having a website operate this way without having to detect crawlers ...


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Extended information Just because you see extended information on the right side doesn't necessary mean they are using rich snippets. Popular sites are often favored and will return additional information obtained from other websites, for example in the Macy's it has a reference to Wikipedia of which is not something a rich snippet has done. Off page ...


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You can change all your script calls to load "async" and dont use doc/window ready in functions if you can help it. Then make a script to load CSS files asynchronously as well using something like https://github.com/filamentgroup/loadCSS As far as 3rd party scripts/source/cache/etc though, you are out of luck. Its ironic how google scripts reduce your ...


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Short answer. No. No issues what so ever short of performance metrics. Long answer. TLDs are scored for quality over time and that a .de site would be preferred over others based upon it's reputation. With any new gTDL, these metrics do not exist yet. As well, the search engine penetration any new gTLD is not known. It is assumed that .museum would enjoy ...


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I wouldn't say so, because, first of all, it contains some of the keywords and keyphrases when combined with a domain name, and second of all, who else is keeping track with all this more than Search Engines? I have seen these new gTLDs used on Russian internet by people making a living out of SEO and they do not seem to have any problems. Besides, domain ...


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To begin, there is very little weight given to keyword matching domains these days. It is something you can do, but there is little to no advantage to moving your content to a keyword based domain name. However, if you want to do this for other personal reasons, then I say go for it. Making the change for other reasons may make sense. As far as SEO, which is ...


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I will suggest if you are using open source like wordpress or something it will be very to use the slug and do it


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At last i found a solution my self, By default CSS is treated as a render blocking resource, which means that the browser will hold rendering of any processed content until the CSSOM is constructed. Make sure to keep your CSS lean, deliver it as quickly as possible, and use media types and queries to unblock rendering. To fix this issue, what you need to ...


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According to moz, each website having two kind of authority. One is Page authority and other is domain authority. So if blog.example.com got a few backlinks, that will help the page to gain more authority also will improve domain authority. When a website having a good Domain authority, all of it's pages likely to get better search ranking. So in that way, ...


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When you redirect your example.com to www.example.com, using a 301 redirect, all your existing link-juice will also transfer to the www version. But if you're going to redirect it using a 302, that may block link-juice from flowing to www version. So redirect your site without the www to the one with the www using a 301 redirect, and also put a canonical ...


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You can fix just Go to the Google page speed tester and find out what are the things which increases your page time loading , after analysis of your whole website , it shows overall result, your site problems and how to fix that problem. you just click on (how to fix), after clicking on that , Google give you solution how to fix.


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It will improve your SERP. I am 100% positive and did some simple tricks like browsing using VPN and clicking on our SERP around 10-20 times and the next day, it came up one page ahead. But this is temporary and will be reverted as soon as systems finds out the clicks aren't coming anymore.


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The Google Webmaster Quality Guidelines clearly specifies that using hidden text is viewed as deceptive and a violation. Using Irrelevant keywords could also be considered keyword stuffing, which they indicate here refers to: loading a webpage with keywords or numbers in an attempt to manipulate a site's ranking in Google search results. Often these ...


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Be careful! The cited link (http://moz.com/search-ranking-factors/survey) is a list of reported beliefs from SEOs. It often does not reflect reality, but rather how far afield our so-called SEO experts are while living in an echo-chamber of their own making. This yearly survey is evidence of the echo which is growing quite weary. It is no wonder why the ...


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A sitemap does not usually help get pages indexed. See The Sitemap Paradox. To get pages indexed: You need to link to each page from some other page or preferably multiple other pages. Include enough unique content on each profile that Google doesn't view the pages as duplicate. Provide a good landing page experience for anybody coming to the page ...


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Sitemaps can be dynamic just like web pages. Just have a PHP script grab those names from the database and make a loop to echo out the XML for each one. Also, make sure you output the proper content type for your XML. That's it. The code below is a basic script for generating a dynamic XML sitemap. Please not this is only an example intended to point you, ...


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It's absolutely fine to use trademarked terms on your website providing you cannot be perceived as passing yourself off as that company... Simply linking to websites using the brand name as the anchor is certainly no cause for concern.


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You may add links on your site to your Facebook profile, YouTube page, etc. In that case, this is not a problem of copyright. You may add them if you want to.


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Defeating this is easy and has nothing to do with doing this on the server side. All they have to do is compare a page that you serve to the Googlebot user agent and one to a bot or human that is not. The pages will be different and you will be caught and penalized for cloaking. It's that simple.


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What you have is basically a fancy nav-bar. Most web sites have duplicate navigation links which can be ignored. What really matters is the amount of unique content on the page. If your POST LOADS HERE content is at least as large as the .post link boxes, then you should be fine. Just put a lot of unique text into your main content area for each page.


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If you've fixed all of the errors that caused the penalty, and Google is still not indexing your pages, you likely need to file a reconsideration request. https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/35843?hl=en


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Subdomains are not considered in the website SEO scoring the same as subfolders are considered - they are treated as separate but related properties with a separate score/rank etc. Therefore, having a blog at blog.example.com will definately influence the overall SEO/page ranks of your website at www.example.com, but not as much as if it were at ...


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yes, you can register xyzwallpapers on Facebook fan page, for e.g. you have a website name (hdwallpapers.com or hd-wallpapers.com) and you have no choice on fb fan page to create hd-wallpapers, then in this situation you should register hdwallpapers, because search engines only focus on targeted keyword like your targeted keyword is (hd wallpaper) so you ...


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That doesn't sound like a good idea at all. Google isn't likely to be keen on the bilingual content (as it sees it), and there's also the issue of people using old web browsers that may not have JavaScript or CSS support. I suggest finding a way to separate the content into separate URLs.


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Yes, they are allowed in the meta description tag. They are valid HTML entities and will be handled and displayed correctly by search engines.


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This is more of a marketing question, really. But, this is my procedure if the domain I have is already locked (in your case: xyz-backgrounds.com) and the exact domain names are already in use as either usernames or vanity URLs on social media sites: Check if abbreviations of your domain name might work. (i.e. xyzbckgrnds) Check if uppercase/lowercase ...


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I'm not sure if the Google bot is able to execute your JavaScript code but to be sure you could just block the access for the bots to the directory "/projects" in your robots.txt or install a SEO plugin and set the meta "robots" of the post_type projects to "noindex". BTW You can set this yourself with a hook: function noindex_for_projects() { if ( ...


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Not only can you, you should have many pages that repeat the important keywords. A site with only one page on a topic is not going to be able to cover that topic well. Good sites are comprehensive. They cover all aspects of a topic. That necessarily means using the keywords for the topic on many pages. That isn't to say that you should create content ...


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Yes you can! It's really regular. For example, various big sites about tv series has one page per episode to explain the entire episode. Therefore, they use the name of the tv series on several pages. As long as the text on pages appears natural for your users, you can do it.


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What is the best practise to apply SEO for these to show up in the search engine for their username? You would need to include the username as part of the page title element. Also link to these pages using the username as the anchor text. Including the username (naturally) in the page content will also help. LinkedIn includes the user's name as the ...


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This is a symptom of a hacked site. The malware is adding this content. It may be adding it just for Googlebot and then redirecting users somewhere else. Google Webmaster Tools may be able to tell you more information. Look at the content keywords for your site: If unexpected keywords, such as "Viagra", appear on this page, this could be a sign that ...


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Submit a sitemap using Google Webmaster Tools and make sure that your site is fully available and works well. You should see Google fetching your site almost right away (it actually may be a day or two or three) and it should begin showing up within the index fairly quickly. However, it will be treated as if it were a relatively new site. It is all about ...


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The best approach for SEO is to replace the existing site at example.org. If any URLs have changed then you need to 301 redirect old to new in order to preserve as much rank as possible. (Although if the site was previous entirely Flash then I'm not sure what old URLs you would have?) The other domains example.com (where you developed the new site) and ...


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Canonical tags should be used on pages that have the exact, or very similar content. They are used to tell Google you realise you have two duplicate pages, but only count one. You shouldn't use them on pages where you are just trying to shift over relevancy, if they don't have very similar content, the tag may be ignored altogether.


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First, it doesn't where the actual files are, 1 is 'real' the others are aliases. To the outside world they're all alike (unless someone digs up your DNS settings, but they can't do anything with that info). Then, I suggest you don't make two working domains. This would make you compete with yourself, which is kinda pointless. Choose one and stick to it. ...


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I'd say that once you submit your sitemap and request a recrawl then Googlebot should start crawling and indexing again as you hope. From our point of view, once we're able to recrawl and reprocess your URLs, they'll re-appear in our search results. There's generally no long-term damage caused by an outage like this, but it might take a bit of ...


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I think it's more likely Google ignores disavows unless they also think the link is spam. If you had no unnatural links to begin with, it would have no effect. Cyrus disavowed ALL links to his blog, yet it did not change rankings. Traffic only changed after an algorithm update, which would have lowered traffic anyway. I believe Google is trying to make ...


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The purpose of the canonical tag is to prevent that search engines consider the same page as two separate pages when using different URLS. For example: www.mysite.com/page/?ref=ad_platform1 www.mysite.com/page/?ref=ad_platform2 The ref parameter is used for analytics only. Without a canonical tag this could cause the search engine to to distribute ...


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Redirecting all the versions to a single canonical version is the most important thing. It sounds like you have that covered. You also need to use your brand name on your home page in text (not just logo). Part of the problem could be that Google isn't ranking the right page because the right page isn't using the right words. If an old version of the ...


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I believe that it is supposed to be the Indonesian flag in that location. The exclamation appears to be because the flag didn't load and does not indicate a problem with your website. The Alexa website shows similar info and is able load a flag image in roughly the same place. If I mouse over the image of the flag, I get the tool tip "Indonesian flag". ...


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Googlebot will only be able to see one version of your page. If the content uses different keywords, Google will only be able to rank one set of keywords for that URL. As long as you show Googlebot and visitors from the Google search engine the same content, Google won't penalize your site for cloaking. Landing pages for ad campaigns, aren't usually good ...


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Should be a comment, but can't highlight this enough: Never purposely serve different content to bots.


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The same question is legitimate in case of multivariate tests. Follow this guide: http://searchengineland.com/googles-seo-guide-on-ab-multivariate-testing-130093 The best advice of all is to put a canonical to a page with static content.


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I would tend to go with something like option 4), but instead of using javascript to actually remove <h1> from the DOM after onload, I would apply a new color style declaration to <h1> (in this case, one with 0% opacity). Something like: <script> function changeH1Color() { var heading1 = document.getElementsByTagName('h1')[0]; ...


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Google ranks HTTPS sites higher. Well-configured HTTPS sites are also a lot faster (thanks to SPDY), and that also affects ranking. The HTTP site is considered separate from the HTTPS site, and to avoid duplicate content you need to pick one of the sites (normally the HTTPS one) as canonical. See here for more info on redirects, linking, and transitioning ...



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