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Google Inc. is an American multinational public corporation invested in Internet search, cloud computing, and advertising technologies.

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Valuable Inventory: No content , pls what I should do exactely to fix my problem [on hold]

Valuable Inventory: No content As stated in our Program policies, we may not show Google ads on pages or apps with little to no value and/or excessive advertising until changes are made. This ...
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Google Mobile Friendly test shows “other error” for resource loads

I get the error "Couldn't load 23 page resources" when doing the mobile friendly test at https://search.google.com/test/mobile-friendly However, the error message is (the rather unfriendly) "Other ...
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What is the latest update of google in Feburary 2019 [on hold]

is there any update of google in Feburary 2019, lots of saying there is huge cahnge in ranking and traffic. So what is the latest change can anyone explain?
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Google Analytics - how to track multiple sections of a site at once?

I need to track the pageviews and goal completions for the Blogs section of my website, and I used to do this simply by searching the word "/blog/" under Content, which would pull all of our Blog ...
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Academic papers (PDF) not being indexed on site [duplicate]

I administer an academic website that has many journal papers in PDF format which are hosted on the site and can be accessed by links on the "publications" page. It's a Wordpress site where thing are ...
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What is the purpose of google.com/blank.html

Recently somehow I ended up on http://www.google.com/blank.html Does anyone have an idea why this page exists and what might it be useful for?
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Why Google search console shows wrong SERP position for keywords and pages?

google search console data shows lots of 1st positions for example but when I check it really in google SERP by my self manually, I see its wrong. Can anyone know what is the reason and how I can ...
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How stop google from giving too much link juice to particular URLs?

We have a product website with separate pages for product details, product images, product videos, product reviews. We want to design a card for our products which we can use everywhere i.e. on ...
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Google DMCA on a page that was forbidden in robots.txt

I've received a "Notice of DMCA removal from Google Search" for a page was inaccessible to google as per robots.txt. Why did Google have this page in search if it was disallowed from visiting it at ...
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Why am I only receiving DMARC aggregate reports from Google?

I have configured SPF, DKIM, and DMARC for a couple of domains that use G Suite as an email/office suite provider. Everything is looking great so far, except for some reason Google is the only ...
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I have to put my whole website name on Google to get results about my site [closed]

I have a website as "Talklast.com" and I have already added it to Google but when I search "Talklast" in google my site isn't gets displayed, but however, if I search "Talklast.com" then my site ...
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Page URL Modifications and Google response [duplicate]

I need to change the address of one of the pages of my site. I will create a new page with absolutely the same content and the same structure of the page (no changes to the content of the page at all, ...
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Does google search index by IP address or domain name? [duplicate]

I'm thinking of moving a mostly static website from homestead to heroku (using their free dyno plan to save monthly hosting costs). All else equal (e.g. let's say the content and files all remain as ...
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Tell google data table is updated regularly

I have a specific page with a table having some important information that is updated by employees every one hour , I want to let the google know that this page is updated faster than any other ...
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Google sitemap HrefLang tag without the main site url

We have websites with multilingual content. e.g. http://www.example.com/about-us/ http://www.example.com/en-HK/about-us/ http://www.example.com/en-GB/about-us/ http://www.example.com/zn-...
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Is it possible - Charset for AMP pages not utf8?

Can I use for my AMP pages for Google meta charset and page encoding NOT in utf8; but windows-1251 for example? I can't find any info in the specification about it.
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On-page Markup and Sitemap Multi-language

I have: example.com/en/product-a-en example.com/es/product-a-es example.com/ru/product-a-ru If i use this: On-page Markup Use the lang attribute in the HTML tag: <html lang="en"> Use ...
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Move from HTTP to HTTPS and crawling requests

I have moved my web site from http to https, http is fully redirected to https and they are identical in content. I have added both properties to Google Search Console, when I ask Google for crawl (...
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How can I view my site's PageRank?

There is some articles on the web saying that Google Page Rank isn't dead and it's just hidden from public by google ,I found some websites for checking my site page rank, But the results was entirely ...
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Remove a site from Google search once it has been retired and shut down

I’m shutting down my website which has a few thousands pages. What is the best way to remove my entire site and related pages from Google search results? Removing full site from Google index has ...
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SEO Impact of moving the subfolder of a website to the root folder

I have a website example.com/blog/a-random-post. It's already indexed on Google Search and Bing Search. I'm working to change the host provider to Google Cloud but am worried about the impact it ...
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How to get Google to de-index all the old URLs that now return 404 status?

We are working on a website which has changed all their URLs. Right now, whenever people search on Google, the old URLs appear in the search results are not working. The URLs show 404 errors. The ...
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Google Bots Crawling my Site daily is this good or a bad thing?

Currently my site is being crawled by the Googlebot on a daily basis. Is a daily crawl from the Googlebot a good thing or bad thing?
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How to add google structure data in Blog Post?

I want to add Google structure data in WordPress Blog posts, pages. Where i need to place Structure data (in body or head section)? What is the correct schema structure for Posts or pages? Thanks
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Use domain at home

I bought a domain name when I join GSuite. Now I want to cancel my GSuite account. Nevertheless I have my domain and I paid for it till the end of the year. So my question is, with whom I must ...
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Prevent Google from prepending our brand name to the title of each of our pages in the search results [duplicate]

I have a website where post pages contains a title element without our brand name like: <title>Post 1</title> But whenever I'm searching on Google for my site posts, Google adds the ...
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Get the pdf doc url indexed [duplicate]

I have a URL to a PDF document which I uploaded to the public_html/docs folder. How do I get search engines to index this link and PDF document? When I submit the URL to the search console it does ...
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Google “Duplicate, submitted URL not selected as canonical” between UK and IE sites with same content meant for different audiences

We have an /ie and /uk variation of our site. /ie uses € and /uk £'s, both are in English. Both sites are submitted to google as we want the IE site to return in googole.ie and UK site to return in ...
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When using an image server on a separate domain, should we link directly to the image URL and restrict crawling, or redirect through our domain?

I have a large number of images stored on a separate server, these URLs currently go through a 302 redirect. I think these additional pages are a total waste of time for Google to crawl. At the ...
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Postback affiliate sales to Google Analytics and Google Ads

For an affiliate website I want to upgrade my tracking and statistics insights. Current situation: - I have succesfully set up postback from the different affiliate partners to my (wordpress) website ...
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Google Analytics: (not set) showing up in SEO > Queries

I have linked my GA account to my Webmaster Tools account, so I'm getting access to the Search Engine Optmization -> Queries report. But the top query listed in that report is (not set). Note: ...
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Google Search Console API doesn't show “Submitted URL has crawl issues” that is a problem for a number of my URLs in Search Console

I use Google Search Console to track my URLs errors. I also use Google API with google-api-python-client. When I do this Python line : errors = webmasters_service.urlcrawlerrorscounts().query(...
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Why Google officially to end some old search console features? [closed]

Here are some of the upcoming changes in Search Console that google planning on making towards end of March, 2019: Crawl errors in the new Index Coverage report Sitemaps data in Index Coverage Using ...
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Seo affect after migrating website from old to new URL structure [duplicate]

I have one website having ,OK Alexa ranking and back-links. I have created new design with new URL slugs of products. if i replace old one to new one does it affect SEO?
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Hijacked meta description

On my site: www someone hacked into my website and now it's displaying wrong Meta description on Google search results. I've verified this using "view source" that meta description and keywords are ...
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Should base page and pagination page contain same SEO content

I have an ecommerce website where base category page (category listing page) is optimized for SEO and I want only base page to be indexed and visible in search results. At the bottom of these pages, ...
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Google Indexing API not Indexing my URL's

We just call this url almost 12 hour back using php google indexing api to index our url in Google Search ( Not in Google for Jobs ) and i got 200 response code https://www.yuvajobs.com/government-...
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Google indexed my home page with a completely wrong domain

I have searched but didn't find exactly like my situation, so need clues to understand this. I have just hosted a site for client. Submitted sitemap on google search console. Rest of the URLs are ...
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Google SERP showing different titles when I Search Site's Post [duplicate]

When I search my Site's Post URL in Google then Google SERP showing different titles of My website, I checked There are no one added that topic in my site description, For Example My site Title is ...
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Use canonical URLs to Some Internal Pages to Pointing Main Domain

I read lots of answer in canonical-url tag, but I could not get a good answer for my question. I have a web design company. Mainly I provide two service. Digital Marketing Web Design There are ...
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How to stop Google translation on a link?

I use Mailchimp for campaigns. They have a feature where a person that receives the email can click the email in a web browser and translate to another language. The issue is the links in the email ...
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Rewrite rule for JBoss7.0

Users currently connect to the app on URLs such as: http://myServer01/crr/ http://example.com/crr/ We'd like to simplify this to: http://myServer01/ http://example.com/ with out my app name can ...
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Do you use the country or country and language for subdomains?

We need to do translated pages where we have multiple countries that will be using the same language. The URLs will be based on the Subdomain option or Subdomains with gTLD. What is the correct ...
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JSON-LD script is showing on Google Structured Data Testing tool and page source but not in Mobile Friendly Test

We have an Angular Universal application which has dynamically loading JSON-LD script tags. These script tags are showing in the page source. We've tested the same using the Structured Data Testing ...
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Republishing long blog post chapters as individual posts - duplication penalty? [duplicate]

I have a 5,800 word blog post formed of 7 chapters, if I republish each chapter on its own will google penalise me for duplication? I'm using the long one as a lead magnet and have it hidden from ...
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My website's name doesn't appear on google [duplicate]

My website has been online for 10 days. (content complete) I've allowed Google boots. I also sent a sitemap to the search console. (I use yoast seo by the way) In this 10 days pages were added to ...
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No cached date in Google cache for PDF files

Google displays no cache date in their cached version of PDF files. Does somebody know any way to determine when a certain PDF file was cached?
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Is it advisable to redirect all similar websites to a single website now ? (Can It give a positive result in SEO rank)

Is it safe to redirect other similar domains I own to a my brand website now ? can it have a positive or negative impact on the ranking. I understand that, Google handles the 301 redirection ...
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Is URL required when making an Image Sitemap

The reason I ask, is I am making a script that searches a folder for images, so I don't necessarily know where they are used or the exact page. Example from google <?xml version="1.0" encoding="...
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Site appears in Google in the US with a site: operator, but won't show up in Google India

When I am trying to see my page over google using search operator site: From United States the url got visible but when I search the same url using the same search operator with an Indian IP the url ...