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I assume you're referring to http://www.andreexpress.be/diensten/ramenwasser/ Was the page's <title> tag ever "ramen en vitrines"? If you changed the title after Google indexed the page, google is probably using a cached version of the page. Give them time to re-index the page and the title will be updated accordingly.


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Nofollow does not prevent crawling What you probably need to do is one of the following:- Have all the links on the page be redirects that are blocked using robots.txt Encode all links on the page using javascript, and have the decoding function in an included script that is blocked using robots.txt to be 100% sure Google doesn't crawl the links That ...


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I am assuming that you are, in effect, abandoning the old domain whether the old domain disappears or not, I am assuming that you prefer the new domain over the old domain. I am working with this assumption. I am always in favor of taking a bit of pain to create a clean site/scenario. Otherwise you end up with compromises that complicate things for the ...


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Our SEO firm uses Moz's On-page grader to measure it, but that tool mostly makes sure you are doing basic things right like making sure the keyword you are optimizing for is used throughout the page. Your best bet is probably to use a tool like Majestic SEO to check what your off-page optimization is like (links, domain reputation, etc.) and then take the ...


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In SEO point of view, there is no risk to have a widget with the same text on all pages. Search engines like Google are capable of detecting that it's not the main content of each page. In general, duplicate content issues are generated by duplicating the main content of a page (not header, footer or a sidebar).


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When I want to do SEO changes and measure the results I change half the pages on the site. This works best if you have a site with lots of similar pages that get similar amounts of search engine traffic. To make it work: Divide your pages into two groups, randomly if possible. I generally use the content id for each page and do even and odd. Exclude ...


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The other option here would be to create an XML feed of the content on your main site. This is something I am exploring for a client. It of course does require integration into the remote sites, but as far as I'm aware this would not have a detrimental affect on SEO as its just syndication.


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Hiding text as an accessibility measure is absolutely fine. As long as you're doing it ethically - i.e. your plain text faithfully represents what's in the image, isn't being used to "stuff" keywords, etc. - you should have no problem. From Google: [...] not all hidden text is considered deceptive. For example, if your site includes technologies that ...


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Unfortunately, you most probably won't be capable of measuring the SEO performance of the page before and after on-page optimization. The reason is you can't freeze the search engines for a period of time for your keywords. Search engines continue to calculate positions during the time where robots (web crawlers) index your page page for the first time and ...


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I read your question and the comments. With respect to all of the commenters who all left excellent comments from my point of view, I think there is a missing element in these considerations. Small, but important. Your News and Archives pages will have more than one full article each and I assume other things too. It will not be an exact copy of your ...


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Two URLs should not target the same page. It is consider as duplicate. Make it one page by using 301 redirection. It's far better to use words in URLs when possible, otherwise there may be a chance for making mistakes in development and testing.


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I'm very glad that they are correcting this bug. We've noticed that for quite a while. Our visit counts are often inflated in the morning and then fall later in the day. It will be nice not to have to deal with the problem anymore once it is fixed.


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It would be much better practice to have the one destination accessible from different areas of the site. If you had for example store/productpage/theproduct and from wherever you place the product it was just to use this link then you avoid copied content and there is no need to redirect. If the pages have been indexed though then you may want to follow the ...


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I think " Universal properties created prior to December 2013 may temporarily report doubled Visits counts between the hours of 0500-0800 in the View timezone" and that "This issue corrects itself automatically. We are working on a fix to address this issue as soon as possible."


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If a page has content="nofollow" , google will not index the page and links inside that page also . so your iframe page also will not be indexed . Unless the iframe link is there from some other page also which doesnt have a no follow tag . or create a sitemap with the pages in that iframe and submit to google for indexing.


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Got that too. Yes it may show double the visitor count Just ignore it. if your site is e-commerce site, then go for revenue not the visitor count.


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I second SH404SEF. More than 100 sites with that, some huge (+20k items), with K2 and other extensions (evem custom ones), and all the issues that we had were easily dealt with.


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Conversions shown in AdWords are just those visitors that have converted on your website via clicking on one of your ads in Google, yes. It is possible to do what you want with Google Analytics goals though but you should create a new question for this with more details as to exactly what you're wanting to do and track.


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If two URLs are indexed by Google, it most probably considers that two URLs imply a duplicate content issue and it can penalize SEO of your two pages. A good way to avoid this is to implement 301 redirect from one URL to the other or use the rel="canonical" tag on one URL. Read the Google support page on duplicate content for more information.


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Between these two pages (1 and 2), you definitively have duplicate content even if you change or add a word (like a country for example) in a blog post. Moreover, your URLs and <title> tags are almost the same. Search engines like Google are smart enough to identify this duplicate content and it will badly affect SEO of your two pages. If you have ...


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It definitely could, considering both sites are similar in content, context, imagery as well as other parts, such as architecture or CMS being used. Now, what you can do is simply write programming to serve both domains from one server, cutting down your time and effort in maintaining these two sites, and any others you create using the same content as these ...


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Short answer. There is no SEO effect to domain names such as assemb.ly other than what we already know. All the other information you pointed to refers to geo-location and finding sites with particular target geo-locations. The reason why these tricks are used is because it is memorable and cute. It is a marketing ploy de jour. In fact, it can be misleading ...


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I have no clue if this is going to work well, but neither have I if it's about AngularJS and SEO in general. There is very little evidence it works the way it is supposed to do. I would suggest leaving PhantomJS in the dark, it is known to have issues and is not very lightweight. Also considering you don't want to write/set up a backend I would use Firefox ...


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I will follow your example since that is what I have. I think this applies to other businesses as well. I find that most web developers tend to lean toward a certain customer. For example, some target small business because they like the idea of small business owners and know how to deal with their concerns. Some target attorneys because they understand ...


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I do not think this is your problem exactly. I remember reading somewhere that Google, while parsing HTML, makes the assumption that text in your case is a paragraph. However, I would bracket the text with HTML anyway. Google likes valid HTML because it is hard to parse otherwise. I would fix the HTML to be as HTML 4 compliant as possible at least. We do ...


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To my knowledge Googlebot reads javascript. Use the appropriate tags in every language version as described in https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/189077?hl=en <link rel="alternate" href="http://example.com/de" hreflang="de" /> <link rel="alternate" href="http://example.com/bg" hreflang="bg" /> <link rel="alternate" ...


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Breadcrumbs do not effect SEO. Sorry. They are only mark-up that can appear in the search engine response page (SERP). In that respect, they may help click-through rates. And to my recollection, I only recall clicking on one ever. So to answer your question, make them what you want. Where they can effect SEO is as a link. Just think of it as an internal ...


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So I assume by application you mean iOS & Android app? Then to me it seems that you sacrifice your mobile SERP for the ranking of the app itself. Usually you can expect a noticable drop of the organic traffic, but it will be alright after some time(shouldn't be more then a month).


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I am going to assume you mean that any request for example.com/page.html outputs the content of the file from websitedirectory/page.html. If it was "redirected" then the browser would show the subfolder in the URL. In your case, there is no effect on SEO. Search engines will see the same URLs you see in your browser and won't know about the subdirectory ...


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This is normal behavior. I am not sure what your question is exactly. But here goes. I am going to assume you are using Apache and host your DNS. Create the sub-domain on your server however you need. For Apache, this would be almost exactly like any other domains website. You can find the configuration files in /etc/apache2/sites-available or ...


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I am not sure what the consequences of all the options are, but I do know that the show/hide method works. This is because the text, if done right, can still be spidered by search engines and has not to date caused a penalty. You will see this technique on many sites that perform extremely well so I have to imagine this is the best option.


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Well, if all you did was change the schema type, the markup would most likely be incomplete, so it would not benefit you much at all. The other issue is if the itemtype is incorrect and/or inappropriate, Google might view the markup as being somewhat deceitful and may disable all rich snippets for the site.


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There is no advantage whatsoever. Well, there may be a very small advantage regarding loading time if you page has many images, since you would be saving some KB on text. Although, there would be a slight more work to do on the server/browser side. Each relative link has to be converted to a full canonical link that identifies a resource, so a relative ...


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I personally don't think this is very important at all. This seems like more of a architectural issue or problem depending on your site and is very unlikely to effect the SEO of your website. Here is a list of issues that could effect your website with regards to images. Images are downloading the content from multiple different websites thus increasing ...


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Google already clarified that they don’t consider content in the Meta content during the SERP result. The short description will allow the users who are running on slow internet connection to go for that web page which seems more relevant to their specific query. Even if the website is ranking because of their irrelevant Title and Meta description they will ...


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You can already find examples of the new tlds indexed. https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=site%3A.guru https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=site%3A.club


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If you are changing the URL, you can copy all the page information that you want from one to the other, but to update crawlers, bookmarks and the like, you have to indicate a proper redirection. A 301 redirection is not necessarily bad, is not just that some of the "juice" from the original is going to pass to the new one, but also the preferred way to ...


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All websites have to earn their Page Rank with Google, regardless of top-level domain extention. As for the time frame, it is almost instant, as far as the public knows regarding how Google Search works from the backend.


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There is not much I can tell about your particular scenario, however, I can say this. Google does check black lists and Google does get nervous if your site disappears for a period. Check http://mxtoolbox.com/blacklists.aspx to see if your domain name and/or IP address is blacklisted anywhere. Remove from any blacklists the best you can and wait. ...


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You will regain your position with time. Be patient. Google is playing it safe right now. Once they see that the spam is gone, and your site is back up, running normally, you will gain your positions back. Also, no need to worry about the blacklist. That is for multiple repeat offenders.


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You already did the important steps and answered your question with: almost all of them say "Make SEO and wait". There is a few other ideas which may or may not work for you. Try out a Facebook Page, Twitter, and Social Networking. That usually gets people involved some more within your site and the activities of the site when you post on the social ...


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Any idea if they will ever integrate them into the search results? Of course they will. Do you really think the search engines would omit an entire segment of websites just because their TLD is new? The search engines have readily indexed and ranked new TLDs as they emerged (i.e. .co, .biz). These new TLDs will be no exception. Will they be ranked ...


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Actually, your site is not slow. The graph is in milliseconds. Your download speeds hover around 1 to 1.5 seconds. That is actually pretty good. Yes there are faster sites, but you would be surprised by what sites are slower. Keep in mind that Google is not kind when measuring these numbers. And your numbers are okay. Keep in mind, much of your download ...


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I have included this link to a similar question that I answered. It is a rather extensive and thorough answer. How to tell how old a page is? In the case of a download that is a binary file, various parsers exits to read many of these files, however, there may not always be a good clue for Google to assess a date. It may be that in some cases, the date is ...


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The 403 Forbidden error is due to the access denied issue as intended, there is no issue here - that seems fine. The 404 Page Not Found error is due to your .htaccess file looking for and not finding where it expects, some kind of customised error page to show in this circumstance. It's possible your hosting provider may have this configured at the ...


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Specifying a canonical on the filter pages to the parent (non-filter) page is perfectly fine but you can also serve a meta noindex, nofollow on these filter pages as well and instruct Google what to do with these filter URL's (if they contain parameters) from the section of Google WMT you've already mentioned. Disallowing them in robots.txt is also another ...


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If you want to prove that you published a content first, what you have to do is find the dates related to that information from your content and the copies. These are ways to check that FTP upload log. First/oldest HTTP transaction involving that content. inurl: or site: searches on Google plus the use of "&as_qdr=y20" in the resulting URL. Looking ...


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I remember the old day when I do link building by sponsoring WP themes. Well, it goods for your to see backlinks gaining everyday. But when Google sent me a "Love" letter, I start to worried. Google consider it as a bad linking and should be avoided. If not your site will be penalized. That was happened on me. Seeing your ranking drop to nowhere makes your ...


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There is no affect or effect, I think as Google doesn't follow Iframe's content. See more here


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Gather as much evidence as you can and file a complaint with the DMCA. Here is the Wikipedia link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_Millennium_Copyright_Act Google and Bing will take action based upon these complaints. In the U.S. you can hire an attorney to write a cease and desist letter and send this to any site contact you can find including an ...



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