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Subdomain is a domain which is a part of a larger domain. For example, 'sub.example.com' is subdomain of 'example.com' domain.

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Point a domain (example.com) to subdomain (example.xyz.com) with Route53

I'm looking to point my root-level domain; example.com to a subdomain sub.xyz.example. The goal is that users visiting example.com should have all content loaded from sub.xyz.example; without any ...
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Google seemingly ignoring redirects

So a bit of background. We previously maintained a blog-style news site to supplement our main e-commerce site, on a separate domain, let's call it magazine.example.com. The site was built using ...
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Can I have a generic rule to map subdomains to directories?

I have these rulesets which are working. RewriteCond %{HTTPS} =on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^www\.example\.city$ [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://example.city/$1 [R=301,L] RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !=on ...
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Change default index.html page of a subdomain in directadmin

When I create a new subdomain in direct admin panel it gets a default placeholder page saying something between the lines "welcome, the page is under construction" or whatever. I've looked online ...
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Redirecting domains, sub domains and single pages on Siteground

I'm having serious issues with Siteground to get my redirects working. They did work on another hoster so it is possible. However, that server configuration was very different so I cannot copy what we ...
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Edit .htaccess so that homepage of Laravel site mirrors homepage blog

I have a Laravel site at example.com and a WordPress site at blog.example.com. Everything works well except that I'd love to have the root (index page) of example.com show (but not redirect to) the ...
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Setting up an email for a subdomain with google domains

I am currently running a website with an apache server. My domain is on Google domain and thus Google Domains is also running my DDNS for it. I know Google gives you 100 free email forwardings for the ...
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Point root domain to a subdomain of another site

How can I point my root domain example.com to a subdomain of another site subdomain.example2.com? he subdomain is wildcard subdomain. I have cPanel root server access. I just want to make it looks ...
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Remove subdomain URLS from Google search console without removing WWW

There are two subdomains for my website. The subdomain for the production site is www.example.com. The subdomain for the test site is test.example.com. test.example.com is showing up in Google search ...
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Prevent subdomains created for minecraft from directing to the webserver on the machine

So I have my own windows server, and on it I am using Multicraft to host multiple Minecraft servers. I have also purchased a domain through google. I have a subdomain set up for each Minecraft server ...
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Restrict Google from indexing subdomain from Azure CDN services

How can I stop Google from indexing example.azureedge.net content? We have the website from last two years but just recently we found out that Google has started to index all the URLs on the azure CDN ...
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Does The Name Of The Subdomain Affect SEO

I want to ask if the name of a subdomain can affect search engine optimization (SEO) I am making a tech website like cnet.com and also adding a downloads page like download.cnet.com , which will have ...
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Subdomain forward with masking on Bluhost

I am trying to forward with masking a Bluehost subdomain (login.example.com) to another Bluehost subdomain (login.example.ca). I did the following; RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^login....
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Images barely showing up in Google Search rich snippets, is it a subdomain problem?

I have a recipe blog running WordPress with Yoast SEO. A problem I have is that in Google Search images are not showing up in all the rich snippets for my website. I would say they show in about 50% ...
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Temporary domains when when moving applications to new server

I'm currently in the process of moving 20 .Net applications from a dedicated Windows 2008 server to a new 2016 server. How can I ensure the sites are working correctly on a temp domain before I ...
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GoDaddy subdomain forward issue with query string

I have a GoDaddy account for my domain. I am forwarding a subdomain to a different server but the relative path is not getting passed when the 301 forward is done. Example: test.example.com -> test....
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How can we change a subdomain to a subdirectory when we can't host on the same server

I have a client that have a site: https://www.example.com. He has a blog on an another provider with a subdomain: https://blog.example.com. The SEO on the two is divided, so I'm wondering what is the ...
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Client has set up a mirror on DreamHost, but original site is hosted elsewhere

Sorry. Newbie here. Picked up a client that needs has a blog through LexBlog. They want to recreate it on DreamHost and move all of the information over. She puchased her hosting through DreamHost ...
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My site is receiving DNS errors on Google Webmaster Tools, how can I solve this?

I have several irregular DNS errors on a subdomain of my site. On all my other subdomains, I have no issues (they have the same configuration) Just http://en-directo.frequence-radio.com suffers this ...
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How do you configure TeamCity as a subdomain under Plesk and IIS?

Today I bought a domain and a VPS. The VPS came with Plesk installed. I added my website (example.com) and a subdomain (ci.example.com) to Plesk and IIS. When I disable example.com from Plesk panel, ...
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setting up freedns with an existing domain

I've been running a webserver off of a pc at a static IP successfully for the past 5 months. recently however, I've moved into another apartment and my ISP only provides a dynamic IP (my IP changes ...
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Domain mapping / aliassing to subdomain

We have a VPS (cpanel/whm) for hosting several website, each site is created in subdomain one.domain.com, two.domain.com, three.domain.com, etc. now we want to have unique domain for every subdomain ...
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Separate subdomains on one GitHub page

I'm looking to host two very different sections of my website in the same GitHub Pages site. For example, say I a section of my website hosts cat videos, and one that hosts dog videos, and both are ...
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intercept numerical subdomains and rewrite to example.com/?(number)

Is there anyway via .htaccess to rewrite numerical subdomains to /?. For example, 0123.example.com would be handled by example.com/?0123. I want a rewrite rule not a redirect because I want to hide ...
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Domain & Subdomain have same Domain Rating

I'm doing SEO on a (relatively) new subdomain of an existing website. I'm having an issue where I can't seem to find the subdomain's Domain Rating, Authority Score, or any similar metric without it ...
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Adding new DNS record to Netlify in order to make my domain point a new site

I have a new site: newsite.com (my new site has no subdomain such as www or ftp), so I wrote "@" to Name section when I created my DNS record. I had an old site that I wanted to redo. I registered a ...
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Optimizing SEO for User-Generated Content: Subdomain, Separate Domain, or Subdirectory?

I'm developing a website which will prominently feature user-generated content. This content will be high-quality and unique, produced by the users of my paying customers. However, it's worth noting ...
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Google Analytics (Universal): Regex Filter on report for multiple pages

I'm setting up an Analytics report and want the data from two pages combined. I don't want the data from any of the subpages or parent pages included. Say that the pages are Trier Blog and ...
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Do I need to buy a domain for each sub domain I want to use with nginx?

I want to set up an nginx server on a vps to reverse proxy to some Minecraft servers that I am hosting and running locally on my home IP. I understand I will need to buy an A record for my domain(I ...
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Is it possible to create a new AdSense account for a subdomain when the root domain is already approved for AdSense?

I have a domain (example.com) that is AdSense approved, but I want to create a subdomain (abc.example.com) which I would want to use another AdSense account with. How possible is this?
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View subdomain on cpanel without domain

I've a cPanel/WHM with some clients. On cPanel, with an domain you just need create subdomain (mySub.myDomain.example) and go on that for view website. But, how I can do that for clients without ...
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Best way to configure URL and subdomain

I am configuring a new brand which is a sub-entity of a well established organisation with excellent Google standing. I was thinking to configure the new site as a subdomain, new.old-brand.example, ...
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How to add a second hosted domain in place of a currently hosted subdomain on Bluehost?

I have two domains, dom0.example and dom1.example. The nameservers of dom0.example are set to my webhosting on Bluehost. Now I have a second website under sub.dom0.example. I want dom1.example to ...
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Mailman AND external mail service

I have a virtual server (with a Plesk instance) and a domain, both from a hosting provider who also hosts an email service (on a central server) for the same domain (i.e. [email protected]). I ...
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Subdomain wildcard for development server under dev

I recently purchased a new domain i.e. mydomain.io which I'm planning to use for my brand new app. The app was designed to be multi-tenant meaning that each user account points to a different ...
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Google custom search on the top level domain is not also showing results from sub-domains

We have a multi-site Drupal install on which we are using Google Custom Search. When we use a search on the base URL we get a much smaller result count than we do when we the same search on a sub-...
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Do Google Analytics sessions get broken when tracking UserID and ClientID across subdomains that may not send that data?

I have a domain name with three subdomains. One where a user is authenticated and two where they aren't. I'm planning on implementing UserID tracking for Google Analytics in place of the standard ...
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How can I filter Google Analytics to view data related to subdomains/pages?

I have a website at the URL www.example.com, and I have another page at the URL hello.example.com/cornerstone which uses the same tracking ID. In my default analytics view I can only view data related ...
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Google reporting that country subdomains (English) are all canonical to the default despite hreflang and lack of canonical tags

We have some serieus issues with google not indexing language subdomains. It keeps marking the main domain as canonical prefered.I did some research on the matter, the code below was the result (that ...
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Will introducing a CDN for images on a subdomain dilute our PageRank or hurt our rankings?

Background: We run a product aggregator site. We list 20k products which will grow to 200k within the next year and also have a section of the site where users can take those product images and ...
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How can I point a subdomain at a web app without the domain name changing in the browser address bar?

I have two apps app1 and app2 on 000webhost. Say app1 has domain www.example.com which uses cloudflare. I want subdomain.example.com to be the main domain of app2. How can I do this? I have created a ...
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If a subdomain or subdirectory is given a 301 redirect does it affect the parent domain in SEO ranking?

I have a website running on example.com, but I wish to have abc.example.com that redirects to another domain altogether like example.net. Is it possible to redirect a subdomain without affecting any ...
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URL masking redirect works only on the landing page. How to make it work on internal pages?

My content is hosted on elastic beanstalk and the domain is bought from Godaddy. I want my staging.domain.com/* to redirect to elastic-beanstalk-url/*. I am doing a redirect on the Godaddy UI ...
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Custom Tumblr subdomain redirects to website instead of showing Tumblr content

I am trying to create subdomain (tumblr.example.com) so that it shows up as the URL for Tumblr. I have created the CName records using domains.tumblr.com as the alias just like all the help/forum ...
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SEO impact of blog and website using the same domain, but on different servers

I have recently launched my website, and a crucial part of it will be a sister blog. Because of the complexities within the website, I felt it was better to host the blog on a separate server. This ...
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Is there a Google Penalty for duplicate content example.com/ and www.example.com/?

I just started using SEOMoz Pro and they warned that I have duplicate content because a browser can arrive at wwww.example.com and example.com and get to the same page. (We use Web.com and they don'...
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Having trouble with subdomain keywords being associated with my website

My company sells ecommerce platforms in a SaaS fashion. We used to assign subdomains to the stores using our own domain, like storename1.ourdomain.com, storename2.ourdomain.com, etc. We did this for ...
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Google analytics conversion tracking across subdomains

I've got a Drupal site at example.com, which leads to an ecommerce site at ticketing.example.com. Both sites have our GA code installed, and the cookiedomain for both sites is set to 'auto'. Based on ...
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URL masking to subdomain redirecting to subdomain

I am trying to change the URL of a Joomla site in browser my original URL is like example.com/marketsite/abc and I want to change it to abc.example.com/marketsite/abc I am using following code in ...
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How to debug an unwanted subdomain redirect?

I am trying to switch a dated Magento site in the domain root of a website I am developing (example.com) with a WordPress site located at beta.example.com. First, I want to move the Magento site to ...
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