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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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A CNAME is a type of DNS record, where a hostname points at another hostname. An A record is another type of DNS record, where a hostname points at an IP address. A subdomain is what you described as 'the left side of the domain', e.g. webmasters.stackexchange.com is a subdomain of stackexchange.com. The DNS setup for a subdomain could use either an A ...


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I am not sure this will work the way you imagine. I could be wrong. I am assuming that both sites are on the same Apache server. I am also assuming that your sites are set up as site.com and not www.site.com and testrun.site.com. Most of the time, a site on Apache would set up as site.com and site.com would have an IP address assigned in the DNS. ...


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If that's on the exact same server, the IP should not matter. What will matter is the Apache setup. You probably only have to change the DocumentRoot directive of the www.site.com entry to use the same directory as the new website. DocumentRoot /var/www/look-here-now


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The CMS you can use doesn't really matter for SEO unless the CMS has been thinking regarding SEO (it's the case for WordPress) There are too many possible reasons, so hard to answer you on this. However, be careful on duplicate content issues if two websites have the same content (main website and a subdomain are two different websites for search engines). ...


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No because subdomains (like a.example.com) are considered by search engines as different websites in relation to the main domain (example.com). Therefore, having duplicated meta description in several pages of the same website can be a problem for this website (for example a.example.com) but it doesn't affect another website. Otherwise, two duplicated meta ...



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