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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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How to use Google Programmable Search as an internal search engine when it doesn't index new pages quickly?

We've developed a Firebase Web App like Wikipedia for students, where each page is an essay that they write for their course assignments and link to one another. Firebase offers multiple third-party ...
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How to make sure my google ads conversions are working?

I'm pretty new in the Google Ads world and I was, for the first time, setting up conversion links to know the different type of actions my users do. I created conversions in the Google Ads backoffice, ...
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Google Lighthouse and SVGs with preserveAspectRatio="none"

Google Lighthouse has a red triangle error which significantly impacts the Best Practices score: Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio I can understand why this would be regarded as an error ...
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Is Server-Side-Rendering with Spring Boot backend and React.JS front end possible?

I am making a web application that utilizes java & spring boot for the back-end and react.js for the front-end. I have been doing research more recently on SEO performance on client-side-rendering ...
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My Websites were hacked - how to remove virus?

I help my parents run their appliance repair business. They have a few websites in GoDaddy which use Wordpress. Recently I noticed they have been hacked. If someone goes to the website through Google, ...
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Why Google Isn’t Indexing our Site? [duplicate]

Google is having a hard time indexing our website. Even the articles we put in free blogs are hard to index. Our content is completely unique and we use a sitemap. We also request indexing in the ...
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How to connected Google Analytics 4 to Google Ads Campaign to track goals?

Trying to connect Google Analytics 4 (GA4) to my google ads account, but in the google ads campaign it only pulls the old, universal analytics properties (UA). Is there a way for google ads to pull ...
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where does Google test core web vitals from?

Is it possible to know where Google tests core web vitals from? I ask so that I can prepare our Cloudflare cache for their tests. I say this because ahrefs.com runs its site audit from France, and was ...
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Why is my page title appearing in lower case on Google?

My page title, in google search results is now in lower case, with the exception of our company name. The title tag is in title case: <title>Free Mobile Home Value - Used Mobile Home Book Values&...
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If there is same content on knowledge base article and website page then it Google considered it duplicate?

We are having a knowledge base on freshdesk (support articles) and some website pages have the same content as on knowledge base article. I want to know does Google consider this as duplicate content. ...
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How to show Google reviews on my website properly [closed]

Google offers data like photos or up to 5 reviews via their Places API. I just want to know, if I can use this data on my website without SEO penalization... Do I need include source of that data ...
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How can i add rel="nofollow" in img tags?

Does it make sense to have a rel="nofollow" attribute in img tag? Do search engines' crawlers use this attribute in some way for calculating PageRank score? What is the practical sense for ...
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The property causeOf is not recognised by the schema for an object of type DDxElement

<script type="application/ld+json"> { "@context": "https://schema.org", "@type": "MedicalCondition", "alternateName": "...
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"URL is not on Google" but I don't understand why? [duplicate]

I made several websites in the past and never had this problem. My url is not on Google at all. What is really weird is that when I ask for a live test in the Google Search Console, it says URL is ...
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How to get cart data showing up in google chrome blank 'new tab'

I've been seeing that this is somewhat of a new feature but I have just experienced it myself for the first time Do I need to have a certain schema for my cart/checkout page? I'm not sure what the ...
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Does Google analytics count as new users if users not revisit within 24hours on IOS14?

With regards to first party cookies, does Google analytics count as new users if the users not revisit on the website within 24 hours as a first party cookie is deleted within 24 hours?
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10 ranking places of difference between Safari@MacOS and Chrome@Win10

My client's site is differently ranked on MacOS and Windows. Safari@MacOS displays his site on place 7, Chrome@Win10 display him on the place 17. Both surely incognito windows. This ranking difference ...
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My FAQ schema do not shown in google for the home page [duplicate]

I am using the FAQ Schema on my home page(Ulatus.jp) and Json code is correctly implemented, I checked on Search console rich result tool. But, still my FAQ schema is not showing in google, and ...
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Empty screenshots on Google Page Insights

Our page has a 100 rating for Desktop in Google Page Insights. This is expected because the page only has the word "Test" on it. However, in the screenshots below (where Page Insights shows ...
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Google suddenly disaproved our ads account [closed]

My client's Google ads account was suspended because of "circumventing system" although there is o attempt to do so on the landing page or site. Customer support is pretty useless as usual ...
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How should I implement links in Angular so that Google can follow them?

Google's official doc says that Google cannot follow links unless the link has an href attribute. It explicitly says that routerLink cannot be followed: Google can follow links only if they are an &...
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Is it ok to add an AggregateRating schema with Google Reviews according to Google guidelines?

Google Technical Guidelines for Review Snippet state: Don't aggregate reviews from other websites. Should I understand here that they do not want third party content here ? Like the former Facebook ...
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How would Google know which topics that don't have overlapping keywords are related to a pillar page?

I understand about creating the authority / pillar page the 'ultimate whatever' page with a lot of info, for a specific keyphrase. For example Italian Cooking. I understand about creating sub pages in ...
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Is it possible to reuse a site with a different domain name, even if the domain that was attached to this site before is now on another site?

We have moved our domain name to a brand new site and we would like to use the old site (now without a domain) with a new domain name and use the same template we used before with the previous domain. ...
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Does Google PageSpeed Insight tool use the same results as Lighthouse with my computer or a remote test?

For the Google PageSpeed Insight tool: LAB Data in Google Speed Insight results are same like Lighthouse results in my chrome browser? Do they use same formula? LAB Data in Google Speed Insight - ...
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How does wordpress submit new sites to search engines?

Google says wordpress automatically submits new domains to them. I'd love to use the same technique in another system, but cannot find any documentation on how to do this.
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Why are there 2 listing for the same keyword in SERP?

recently I have seen multiple similar pages being shown by google for one keyword. Earlier there used to be only one page ranking for the website. Because of this, my rank, though being 7-8 on ...
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How to hide a dodgy website as a referring page in Google Search Console?

I have a website that shows up in the google search console under URL inspection with a referring page that is another website entirely. I did a reindex a couple of days ago and it was last crawled on ...
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How to link Google Custom Search Engine with Google Analytics 4?

I use Google Custom Search Engine (a.k.a. Google Programmable Search Engine) on a website. I have added a search box to a page and search results are displayed on another page (the URL of search ...
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How to change domain name and retain SEO rank? [duplicate]

I have web page ranking high on Google. Want to change domain name, keep the web page identical. Will this affect the page’s SEO ranking? How should I do this to retain my SEO ranking?
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What could cause a huge drop-off in traffic from two specific countries? (Germany and US)

We launched a new website in March this year and site traffic has been fairly consistent, however, since the beginning of September I noticed a huge drop off in traffic, all of which seems to be ...
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Does google index content that's inserted using setTimeout after the page is loaded?

Let's say we have this code <body> content-1 </body> <script> setTimeout(changeBodyContentTo("content-2"), 5000); </script> In this case will google crawl and ...
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Prevent Google from thinking my own bot is faking traffic on my website

I have a large website which I want to be visited by my own bot early on the morning, every day (for caching purpose). I want my bot visits 10,000 pages per day. My natural traffic is about 5000 pages ...
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Is there a process for petitioning Google to factor accessibility into search results ranking?

As the questions says, is there a process for petitioning Google to factor accessibility into search results ranking? I know individual accounts can submit feature requests to specific Google products,...
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Low Traffic on Established Website, Steps to Gain Traffic, Remove Penalties? [closed]

My kid made this joke website a few years ago. I helped him with hiding the joke answer. Google hates it. 2,832 views a month, $4 of adsense, 16 clicks. The site has 1850 jokes, one per page. 1 view ...
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How can we make Google show results from our site with a table (see image inside)?

This is one of the results when you search "Apple company" in Google. https://www.bloomberg.com/profile/company/AAPL:US In the search results, it appears like this: As you see, Google takes ...
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Why does Google Index Http Urls?

I have a free SSL certificate (brand new website), redirected all HTTP URLs to HTTPS. In my sitemap, all URLs are HTTPS. I added my sitemap to the Google search console. However, when I search my ...
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Why is preventing Googlebot from crawling some pages on my site good for SEO?

Google says that it is effective to prevent Google Crawling Bot from crawling some useless pages in my site. https://developers.google.com/search/docs/advanced/guidelines/how-search-works https://...
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JSON-LD structured data of other companies - allowed?

I am building a website which lists profiles of several local businesses. I've read up on structured data in the JSON-LD format in the Google Documentation. They specifically state: Don't use ...
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Shall I submit sitemap containing all the bad (now 404) urls after the spam url hack?

Earlier this month, one of my sites got hacked and an attacker created near 1 million spam URLs. The site has been fixed relatively fast, however, after one month Google SERP still shows near 500000 ...
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Create a Google entry, while indexing is disabled

I have disabled indexing on my website. I don't want any details on Google. However now, I would like to have an entry on Google, so that if someone searches, they can find me by my "firstname ...
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What generates the preview data for Google search engine?

Well when I search our website through Google site:allsports.app. I notice first that it correctly limited itself to what is (was) defined in the sitemap. I also notice that for most pages it does not ...
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Hide site from google search if visitors country is not Ukraine

I want to hide site from another countries but not Ukraine. It has to be hidden in google search. I heard that it could be done with Cloudflare but I don't know how to do this.
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Is it bad for SEO to load images with javascript?

I try this to load images when they are on screen: JS: var elementvector3 = document.querySelector('#vector3'); var positionvector3 = elementvector3.getBoundingClientRect(); if (positionvector3.top &...
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Remove DMCA removal notice from Google search results

I found a webpage which merely copied my blog entry, so I submitted a DMCA notice to Google. The notice was accepted and the page was removed from the Google search. This happened a couple of weeks ...
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Do I have to include texts twice in HTML and JSON-LD for Google?

Is it possible in 2021 to avoid having to output article, job posting, event, etc. texts twice - in HTML and the JSON-LD structure - while keeping Google happy? Google still does not support linked ...
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Google Domains redirecting website

I bought a domain using Google Domains (let's call it newdomain.com). I also own olddomain.com (bought via register.com) which is hosted on a dedicated server I'm paying for. I bought newdomain.com ...
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I made a new site, what should I do to remove the old site from Google search result and put the new one in? [duplicate]

I have very limited knowledge about SEO. The problem I am facing is that after my new website built with wordpress went live, when I search for my website's name, my old website that was built with ...
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Do empty pages affect SEO in a website?

For example I own a website with thousands of pages, mainly categories and detailed information of products belonging to those categories. My website is a multi-country site, so each category exists ...
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Any way to get a url as a subpage to a subpage on Google Sites?

As above. Essentially Google Sites seems limited in that you can only have a URL redirect as a sublink to a subpage and not another URL redirect on Google Sites. I was wondering if there was a ...
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