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Questions tagged [google-search]

Google's Search Engine

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Recipe snippet showing no or wrong image

I have a Hungarian recipe site, using a WordPress theme called Neptune. The theme has Google recipe snippet support, but almost half of my recipes don't show up with image in Google Search. The ...
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Google Sitelinks showing in lowercase

I'm having an issue with Google sitelinks where the page titles are showing in lowercase only. I've tried several things to remedy this issue, the page titles and meta data for the page all ...
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When building a new site, should we use the old URL structure?

We are planning to make a new site using same domain. We would like to use same URLs structure on our new and updated site. We don't want to lose ranking in search engines. Is it odd to use the old ...
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From where does Google take the descriptions shown in their search results?

I have a website which is structured like a simple blog - on the left side (so first in the HTML code) I have listed some blog posts. On the right side, a I have a column with things like website ...
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Website appears in search results sporadically

I have a webpage that constantly ranks for keyword "Watermark software" at place #2. From time to time I also see it in the middle of the first page for "watermark images", but it appears there ...
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using negative keywords with strong target keyword

If I use negative keywords with strong target keyword, which one has targeted by serp the full phrase? or the positive keyword? Let assume we want to target this keyword "bike parts" if I create a ...
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AJAX content not indexed by Google

On our page users are opening posts in a modal (like facebook or twitter). The links look like this <a class="showpost" data-mpid="416246" href="/p/416246/">Open Post</a> We catch the ...
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Can we get good SEO rankings without editing our content with focus keywords as suggested by Yoast?

We do not want to edit the content according to Yoast SEO plugin focus keyword. Can searching for our website in Google be effective without doing so?
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Google is not showing the English subdomain in the search results when searching for our domain name

We have a dual language news portal. We had changed domain name in December, 2017. Nowadays, when we search for the domain name it only shows the "bn" language website. Google doesn't show the "en" ...
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Google add the domain name at the end of the search results [duplicate]

I am not an SEO expert but I tought that Google use the <title> to display link in the search results. For a reason that I don't know, It add the domain at the end of the link. Does anybody have ...
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How to display custom search result? [duplicate]

Hi I developed a website for a company and hosted on a domain. Now when any people search for it I need the search results to be displayed in the following format. I am new to this work. I don't know ...
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my blog pages cannot be searched by google [duplicate]

I used Jekyll to build my blog on Github and wrote several blogs on the existed model pages. But when I tried to search titles of my blogs on google, my articles are not on the searching results. What ...
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Page doesn't show up in SERP anymore [duplicate]

I am trying do debug a problem with a page on my site that was getting traffic for a specific 4 word keyword (eg. "foo bar baz stuff"). In a couple of days the impressions went to almost 0 and ...
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How to display related links in google search results? [duplicate]

When searching google for a particular keyword certain results have related links just below the meta description. Wanted to know how to display these links? Refer image 'website portfolio', 'client ...
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Voice to text duplicate content?

Will a direct transcript of a voice to text blog post be seen as duplicate content Do Google web crawlers see this as duplicate?Do they have the tech and can and do they use it to recognize such ...
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Technical documentation - Course or Product?

Planning structured data for my technical documentation website, I stuck on the decision how described components should be presented. I consider Course versus Product (from schema.org). Or is there ...
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Social profiles display in Google results profile box [duplicate]

We are trying to get a social profile to display for one of our clients - a large tyre retailer. We have followed the instructions at this link - https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-types/...
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How to show more results for our brand name when searched for in Google?

The question, TL;DR: SERP is filled with a lot of comparison and review websites. How do I show my own subdomains, Twitter feed, and Wikipedia entry when a user searches for my "brand"? Slightly ...
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Using rel=“nofollow” on a form that uses/links to Google Search page?

I have a form that uses/links to Google's Search page to search for the input within my site. I have read other posts regarding nofollow but I am confused if I should put rel="nofollow" on the form ...
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Google custom search results published date

The published date of the results can be displayed on Google search in a browser by using &as_qdr=y15. Example Link How to get this information from the Google Custom Search API? https://www....
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How do I get Google to show my site for variants of a keyword both with spaces and without spaces?

I have site where my target keyword phrase is of pattern withoutspace or with space. But Google search result doesn't show me result for with space and I get the result for withoutspace. How can we ...
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Will Google penalize me for loading images that it can't see? (blocked by robots.txt)

I have a script setup to load images for the visitor on another server. The robots.txt file on that server has the image path directory blocked by bots. Which means that Google can't see the images ...
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Google indexes the number of pages of a site differently depending on your browser language. Why?

I was checking site:site.com in Google.co.uk and I changed my browser language to German and the number of pages indexed was vastly different. I understand the results are different based on the TLD ...
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SEO impact of using a Android app download splash page before the home page

I have a splash page that user can decide to enter the website or download the android .apk file. I wonder that using the splash page have a bad SEO impact since its a static page with little keywords ...
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How to register domain for 15 years?

I have heard that Google trust that website which has long expiry date. that want to know how can I register my domain for a long period.
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Does Google index hash tags as keywords?

I'm working on a project where the client wants to add 3-5 hashtags (i.e.: #bikes) to each page of his content. There is a logical reason for these hash tags (or categories, or keywords); given that ...
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Which data is correct Google Trends or Google Keyword Planner Tool?

I have searched for a keyword "MLM" in Google Trends (location - Benin) which shows me there is some rising searches about this term but when I search this keyword in Google Keyword Planner Tools with ...
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I need to build a website working with old browsers - SSL, non-SSL and SEO - How to have both versions

I have to build a website which should be accesible from newer browsers and from older browsers (IE5+!!!). And also, the website needs to have good SEO, and match the latest Google ranking rules. The ...
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Can you see historical Google search results to compare new schema to old display?

We have implemented the structured data to a client's website. So instead of a boring link on Google, it shows a menu, map, etc. The client wants to know what this link looked like before. We went ...
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Angular4, meta descriptions and Google SERP

SPA or Angular4 websites uses a shadow DOM, so how can I use or show the correct meta description added to the page? Do I need this: <meta name="googlebot" content="code"> or name="googlebot"...
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Do we keep appending new domains in the Google's disavow tool or Just add new entry every time?

I keep getting tons of bad links every week for my domain. My question is, As I find bad links every week, Do I need to keep appending the new bad links in disavow file or Just keep only a new finds ...
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Product detail pages aren't being indexed because category listing pages have noindex,follow

I have page with list of products and product details pages. list page must be invisible in google search results and product details must be visible in google search result. I have the following meta ...
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How do you specify alternate pages with different content for users in different countries?

I have two versions of my website one is www.example.com and other is at www.example.com/us for users from two different countries. These two versions have the same number of pages and in same order. ...
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How do websites appear in Google for terms not present in the website's text?

I have been doing some searches online to try and figure out where my website ranks and how to improve SEO. I have done a lot of work to improve code quality and add relevant keywords into my text. I ...
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Google didn't cache the title and description from my HTML code

Google hasn't cached the complete HTML code resulting in a different title and different description. Please find the screenshots below:
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SEO for multifacited company [duplicate]

I am trying to create a website and up the SEO rating for rocket-media.co.uk. The company covers a lot of different design, print, exhibition and digital services. They currently have a one-page site ...
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My site doesn't have a SSL certificate, but Google is indexing the HTTPS version [duplicate]

Redirecting to HTTPS causes an error, Google should be indexing the HTTP version. How can I enforce that? I have no forms or logins on my website, I have no SSL certificate. For example: Searching ...
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Prevent Google using my site in featured snippet result

I have noticed in the past few months that traffic to the QA section of my site has plummeted. The vast amount of the 300+ pages here rank quite well in Google and I am not doing anything to cheat the ...
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Searching for site by domain name [duplicate]

A client asked me to host a website at www.drive-engagement.co.uk and I have linked it to search console and analytics and its showing as indexed. It appears on google if you type something like drive ...
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Site going low in google page search [duplicate]

my site was ranking almost around 1-2 link 1 month ago for major of the post search terms like "alan walker - Faded Mp3" but now when i search for my latest post or my old post the site is not even ...
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isAccessibleForFree and cloaking

I need an advice regarding isAccessibleForFree and cloaking. I'm running a subscription based news website which has standard free to view teaser (short description) and the full article. When user ...
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Using an old domain with new content reflects SEO?

I have searched for my question on google but i didn't found an answer, i have a deals website (e-commerce) but actually it's not working, it's only online. I'm expecting to remove the content of the ...
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How to tell Google I'm doing a search from another city than mine

Based on the assumption that the search results of a query on Google vary from a location to another, I need to test the search results for the website of a shop in a city far from mine. I can find ...
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Meta Title Tags Problems

We have a News website in dual language Bengali and English version. Recently, we propose to developer team to add meta title tags and they added meta title tags in HTML code as default News title. ...
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Website Home Page URL Not Show On Google Search [duplicate]

If i search like site:www.paka.tv my main homepage URL not showing, but categories of my site pages showing on results. How to show my website URL (www.pakka.tv) on google search.
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Migrating (image) CDN subdomain from HTTP to HTTPS

I am migrating one of my sites from HTTP to HTTPS. It is totally clear how to do things for my main www.myexampledomain.com, however I'm not sure some little details about migrating cdn....
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How/Why does Google return a result when Gibberish input is given using another language's keyboard? [closed]

I'm studying Russian. As such, my laptop (Lenovo T460 thinkpad if it matters) is set up to switch between English and Russian when I hit alt shift. Well, being the human I am, I occasionally don't ...
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Showing the home page first in Google search results for searches for the domain name

I have example.com built in WordPress, SEO done using YOAST, if you search "website.com" for it on Bing or Yahoo or DuckDuckGo, then it will appear on top, followed by example.com/page … and that's ...
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Will a permanent redirecting domain appear in Google search results?

I have a domain A which will permanently redirect to domain B. May I know if there is a chance domain A will appear from Google search results? Or it will not appear at all? In this case, how do I ...
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Does Awesome Table works well with Search Engines?

Does anyone knows how AwesomeTable works with search engines? I'm thinking in use it to create a simple catalogue in a site, but it needs to be indexed to be useful to the client.