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SEO: example.com/keyword1/keywords2 or example.com/keyword1-keywords2

For search enginges, mostly google, is it better: example.com/keyword1/keywords2 or: example.com/keyword1-keywords2 This specific page has to rank high for keyword 2, and possibly keyword 1 too.
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Adding a contact form to MediaWiki

There are a few contact form extensions for MediaWiki that one can download and install but I don't want to use extensions at all (or changing the PHP) if there is another solution in HTML-Javascript. ...
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Can I buy my domain again on another service

About a year ago GoDaddy had a $1 domain deal, so I got it. After a year it is time for it to auto-renew, $45??? No thanks, I will cancel and then buy on Crazy Domains, which is cheaper. Can I do ...
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nginx - Google Analytics not showing what video .mp4 our users are viewing

Right now I am doing the following with nginx to implement a global rule set for Google Analytics to load on pages. /etc/nginx/conf.d/analytics.conf sub_filter '</head>' '<script type="text/...
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what are the current tools to decide on a domain name? [on hold]

Could you help find tools to decide on which domain name to choose? "firstname"+"lastname".com (e.g. tomhanks.com) or "firstname"+"lastname"+"art".com (e.g. tomhanksart.com) Content will be art ...
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What makes MediaWiki's LocalSettings.php file blank in web browsers?

I have a MediaWiki website; like any other MediaWiki website, it has a LocalSettings.php file. If I navigate in a browser to: https://example.com/LocalSettings.php either when logged in as an admin or ...
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New SSL certificate is not propagated

I have installed a new SSL certificate on my server and removed the old one but when I open the website using new PC and new browsers, I still view the old certificate in the browser. I have windows ...
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Data mismatch Webmaster and GA

For one of my website The Search console click is around 75% more than the traffic data on GA from Organic Medium. I'm really not getting what's the issue here, as GA & Webmaster code is available ...
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Japanese keyword hacking error on website causing multiple URLs(not associated with our website) appearing in SERP [duplicate]

Our website has showing Japanese keywords in Search engine result pages, there are multiple URL's that are appearing on the result page which is not associated with our website. In starting the URL's ...
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How exactly does Recaptcha V3 work?

I just learned that Google came out with this new version of Recaptcha that supposedly detects the difference between a human and bot submission without any required input from the human, such as ...
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Creating a custom PayPal donate form like this example

Looking to create a custom PayPal donate form like the one at https://www.battlefields.org/help-save-battlefields. On the PayPal site with the wizard for the donate button it doesn't allow more than 3 ...
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Does deleting old posts harm to website seo?

I have a auto feed news website that get new posts from some other websites and publish in my website automatically.I want to know is it OK if I delete posts older than 6 months - 1 year or it will ...
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Is there a minimal set of DNS records that serves as a standard for all websites?

Is there a minimal set of DNS records that serves as a standard for all websites to adhere to? Was there any attempt to create such a standard by an international Internet authority? By the way, this ...
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Why Google Search Console coverage reports show excluded pages that don't exist at all

My new website is only about a month old and it has only 27 different web pages. I submitted sitemap.xml to the Google Search Console and it successfully indexed all my pages. However, in the Coverage ...
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Requiring billing address form prior to PayPal checkout for digital goods?

I have recently moved off of Woocommerce selling digital-only products (templates, plugins etc). Having used PayPal only, my shop collected billing info via PayPal transaction and the user never had ...
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Facebook Analytics - Breakdown table “Value” column

I have a simple question - in the below picture, what does the "Value" column mean? I can't find any documentation on it, and I don't know enough about the metrics to derive it from context here. ...
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Can WordPress Be Installed on a Subdomain of Existing Site? [on hold]

I have a Web Design and Linux Development site example.com and a subdomain howto page for Debian minimal install instructions, subdomain.example.com I want to add another subdomain with WordPress ...
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cgi problem command line ok but 403 on website

I am running on Debian 9 strech, hello.cgi on command line perl -cTw hello.cgi all is fine When i try to navigate to the subdirectory I get an error 403. I add some lines to apache2.conf to ...
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How to Redirect all subdirectory pages to another?

Due to duplicate content issue, I want to redirect all pages of /articles/* to newly created sub directory /article/*. How do I redirect all pages of /articles to /article using .htaccess file?
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Different maps on Safari and Chrome [on hold]

why do I see different "satellite" / orthophotos in Google Maps in Safari and Chrome? The one in Safari are newer but not in 3D. How do i get the new photos in Chrome?
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I use curl to submit sitemap but doesnt get reflection in webportal

this is TWO things confused me that how should I submit my sitemap. First. It is understood that a sitemap can be submitted with cURL. https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/183668?hl=en ...
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How to use a git repository to version control a whole website including databases that are made with phpmyadmin? [on hold]

In the past I didn't use git and just created my web-projects local on my computer using XAMPP. By that I could create databases via phpmyadmin and simply save my other website files in the htdocs-...
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Schema for Historic building or place with price?

I'm having a problem with adding an appropriate schema to historic buildings, temples that are also tourist attractions etc. <script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context": "http://...
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How do you get this type of backlinks? [on hold]

In this case, Wikipedia giving a backlink to one news site and that news site is giving a CANONICAL link to another site... I am not able to understand how is that possible? p.s: the content of ...
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Page not mobile friendly but sometimes google says it is mobile friendly [on hold]

When I test my site's url using Google Mobile Friendly test tool, sometimes it says Mobile Friendly, but sometimes it says not mobile friendly (Content wider than screen, and Clickable elements too ...
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Genuine Google Bug - Sitemaps

Posting this here because this post doesn't seem to show up on the Google Webmaster Community forum (must have some sort of keyword that causes it to be shadow banned). I want to stress that I would ...
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If a link to my site is sent by a visitor to their friend via email, is this counted as email traffic source in Google Analytics?

Let's say I have tracking set up on my website to capture traffic sources in GA. If someone emails my site to a friend and they click on it, is this counted as an email source? I know an email ...
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My website is hidden for using copyright content under DMCA complaint. How can i get it back?

My website is hidden for using copyright content under DMCA complaint. How can i get it back ? now it is showing "In response to a complaint that we received under the US Digital Millennium Copyright ...
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Using a tag on a single WordPress post creates a 404 page, how do I make that better for Google?

I have a post (WordPress) that I've tagged with a single keyword. It's the only post that has that tag. In reviewing my internal links using screaming frog, I noticed that I had a 404 error if I ...
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Using htaccess to redirect 301 for domain change

I am currently moving a domain from one to the other, this is not an HTTPS move but rather a move from exampleone.co.uk to exampletwo.co.uk. I am using this code: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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Why does a domain-validated certificate issued by certificate authority for example1.com works on example2.com?

Doesn't that completely defeat the purpose of having the first domain verified by a certificate authority when the certificate also works on other domains? How are they different from self-signed ...
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How do I ensure that my site appears in the knowledge graph of Google for queries such as “LMS Software”? [duplicate]

I have tried various approaches to ensure that my site gets included in the Google knowledge graph for "LMS software". Can you help me with this?
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PWA keeps being delisted as “Soft 404”

Our main root domain for our PWA is here: https://editor.construct.net There are many versions of the product, all accessible in sub folders, EG: https://editor.construct.net/r150/ https://editor....
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High Number of Crawl Anomaly Errors [on hold]

since April 9, i am receiving a steadily increasing number of Crawl Anomaly Errors. The number of crawl anomaly pages is currently over 22000. Each page in the error list can be reached by live url ...
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Excel Spreadsheet to Online Directory [on hold]

I have a spreadsheet on Excel which is a directory of particular services in and around my city. It has columns for CITY, LOCALITY, TYPE OF ORGANIZATION, AGE LIMIT and FEES EXEMPTED which have ...
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How to change the URL of a wordpress website?

By default, my URL was set to example.com/wp/wp-admin instead of the example.com/wp-admin that I used to remember. Also my website's contents show on example.com/wp rather than example.com. How do I ...
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Two websites with same content. Both url not listing in google [duplicate]

I am managing 2 websites of same client. text of both websites are almost same. I have added URL's in google search console even after that it is not listing in google search result. Any solution?
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Why is meta description not showing properly on Google? [duplicate]

Weird discrepancy in meta description. On the website source code, meta description is "Insurance Brokers provide Insurance for Films, Photographers, Events, Theatre Producers, Music Performers, and ...
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Google Search Console - Verification Failed

I am trying to add my website to Google Search Console but failed, it returns The connection to your server timed out The file is there, I can open it on the normal browser, all meta tag set to ...
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Google Search Console “Mobile Usability issues” but live test shows “Page is mobile friendly”

Looking into a customers site that has been having issues with Mobile Usability issues in the google search console. Specific issues are: Clickable elements too close together Text too small to read ...
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Trying to create 1-1 redirects, exclude certain directories/files, and then redirect any other traffic to new website

I'm stumped on how to achieve this. The 1-1 redirects work fine as well as the global redirect to send anything to the new page that isn't contained in the code. But when trying to exclude one (or ...
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500x server error [on hold]

I had the following errors show up for my website. [Thu Jun 13 02:00:17.599015 2019] [:notice] [pid 9354] [client 68.129.194.218:46770] mod_hive matched URI http://trenchdrainmaterials.com/wp-login....
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what is the best practice for indexing the pages that can be edit or delete by authenticated users in any time?

consider a website that authenticated users can create a content for example "bmw 1987 tuning for sale" and I need this pages to be index by google so if some one looking for this car in google can ...
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Is there any reason I don't see many people use media atribute inside link tag?

Recently I read about media attribute for <link> tag. Imidietly I thought it would be great idea to seperate all the media queries into seperate files and link them only when the website is ...
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Google ignoring Canonical tag

I have two pages on the site that are 100% identical: MyDomain.com MyDomain.com/Keyword MyDomain.com/Keyword exists solely because I had to give the page I created in the CMS a url, and that page is ...
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Web site name and domain name not taking to the website itself in google [duplicate]

I have a website, let's say makeyoueat.com. when you search in google makeyoueat or makeyoueat.com you get other websites referring to me (PR and independent articles), but not my site. Only the 4th ...
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Google selecting wrong canonical

This page addresses the question of duplicate content, but does not describe what I'm facing. After first encountering the Google "canonical algorithm bug" 2 months ago, I've made only a little ...
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Isomorphic (Universal) web application and SEO

I am developing an isomorphic web application using React (SSR). However, I need to render some of my components on the client side. Therefore, the things that a Google bot sees may be different from ...
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How to allow only admin-ajax.php to be crawled? [on hold]

My robots.txt looks as follows: User-agent: * Disallow: /wp-admin/ Allow: /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php Google Webmaster Tool recently raised a warning saying: Indexed, though blocked by robots.txt I ...
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Why my different product pages with similar content have different ranks?

We have a product based automobile website where we publish content for cars and bikes. This includes automobile's images, videos, pricing, reviews, similar offerings. We want to improve our Google ...

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