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Need advice on SEO multiple H1 tags

I'm working on making my site more SEO friendly. I've been reading about tagging and schema and all that... I recently read that it's totally ok to have multiple H1 tags on a page. There's others ...
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SEO - Should my business name be my H1 tag?

I'm learning about SEO, but confused about where to use H1 and H2. Let's say I have a business called "Joe's Bakery." A brief description of it is, "Unusual Flavored Baked Goods" ...
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What English word corresponds to the HTML keyword `div`?

Most of the tags in hyper-text mark-up language (HTML) have an English word or phrase associated with that tag. For example, the kbd tag is an abbreviation of the English word keyboard. What English ...
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Why would h2 be a class in an h1 tag?

Today, I ran across a tag, in the site of some acquaintances, that seems to have a structural flaw. But, I thought I would check whether my impression is on track before I mention it to them. In what ...
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Best SEO practices for for multi-page articles

I'm planning on releasing a number of articles spanning multiple pages. Each page of the article is thematically connected to the other pages through its main topic, but focuses on a particular aspect ...
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Should We Use The Same Alt Tags For Multiple Images Of The Same Product? [duplicate]

I have an e-commerce website with thousands of product images. These images don't have alt tags and are showing as missing alt text errors, so should we use the same alt tags for multiple images of ...
Henrii Joy's user avatar
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negative keywords for on-page optimization?

I have frequently used negative keywords in a PPC environment. However, I'm curious if anyone has pursued applying negative keywords organically for additional on-page optimization. For general ...
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Is making many tags for product description with same keyword hurting SEO?

I'm working on writing product description, my question is if I make many tags with the same keyword that included in product title, such that in each tag I write the main keyword with one LSI for ...
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How to use indexifembedded tag with subpages in iframe

Google released a new meta tag: <meta name="googlebot" content="noindex,indexifembedded" />, this year. It allows to index content inside iFrame. I'm trying to use it on our ...
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Will search engines understand the HTML template tag with client side rendering?

I have a page that uses HTML <template> tags. I don't know the page length like this. <template>Some Html</template> <template>Some Html2</template> <template>Some ...
Arman Oganyan's user avatar
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I transferred my domain from http to https but google search console is still indexing http. How to solve it?

I have done redirection from 301k as well as from the .htaccess file. The thing is redirection is working fine but still can not index my HTTPS page. While going through the google search console, I ...
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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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Hreflang tags in wordpres

I am using RankMath plugin and there is no Hreflang tags in this. Is there any way I can add same on all pages using any trick or somthing?
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Too many H2 tags

Can I get a SEO penalty when using too many H2 tags (10+) on my article? (I must say that I don't look to spam or rank my content, I really need 10-20 H2 tags on my page)
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Does HTML5 Custom Tag impact SEO?

For example if to wrap a heading in <product-title> and </product-title> instead of h1...h6. Is there a mention of the issue somewhere on the Internet?
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Is using "in partnership with" enough to tell Google about sponsored links in an article?

If you post an article on a website and it says "in partnership with X agency" and that article has a few backlinks to some brands, does Google recognize that this article is 'sponsored' and ...
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What are HTML meta tags date, search_date, and DC.title?

What are purpose of these tags? What is meaning of DC.title? I collected the tags from this github source <meta name='date' content='Sep. 27, 2010'> <meta name='search_date' content='2010-09-...
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URL structure for tags for SEO [duplicate]

What is the best structure on tag URL for google SEO? For example: example.com/tags/episode/black example.com/tags/episode/green example.com/tags/course/black example.com/tags/course/green or ...
Mostafa Norzade's user avatar
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Regarding SEO, is there difference between em and i, strong and b tags

HTML tags, strong and b tags result visually same to bold, em and i tags for italic. Does the search engines or browsers treat them differently or give priority one on another? What to alternate tag ...
Muhammad Rizwan's user avatar
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Adding Canonical Tags Using Openelement

It appears that this format is generally found when adding canonical tags to a webpage <link rel="canonical" href="https://example.com" /> However, using Open element the ...
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Will it improve SEO to clean up my WordPress tags?

I have had a website for 6 years and I create post for it every week. From the start (6 years ago to 8 month ago), I attached familiar tags to every post. Now: Some of my posts (100 posts) have many ...
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About News Meta Tag - Good or bad for SEO?

Does it help seo using "News_Keywords" meta tag for a website that is not including news literally? Or does it hurt ranking on google?
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What's the semantically correct tag for citing the photographer of an image?

I have a blog that has posts that contain images. The HTML for the images looks like this: <figure> <img> <figcaption>Photo courtesy of ABC.</figcaption> </figure> ...
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What SEO benefits do WordPress Tags offer that Categories do not already offer?

I am in the process of putting together a Personal Blog, powered by WordPress, where I am trying to plan out how I will be looking to integrate the Category and Tag Taxonomies. Although I have been ...
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/states/louisiana/ or just /louisiana/ in the URL path for SEO of a restaurant site based on WordPress? [duplicate]

Hoping to find a site structuring best practice for a Wordpress site that features restaurants by state, that is still readable enough to Google's bots so as to not be detrimental to the SEO. Is it ...
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GTM Event in the datalayer is picked by the debugging console but is not firing the tags

I'm working on the website maisonfribourg.ch which was developed using grav. I'm trying to track form submissions using GTM. In the attached image you will see a blue-colored button, clicking it ...
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Is there such thing as a line of HTML that has a space after <?

I am currently making a website, and I would like to know if there is ever a space after <. By this I mean is there anything like < html> or is there no such thing as a "command" that has a ...
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Should I disable tags and categories on my blog to prevent thin content and duplicate content?

I've recently heard SEO advice that says that tags and categories are bad for my blog. They produce pages with thin content because some tags and categories don't have a lot of posts in them. They ...
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Are <p> tags important inside the <article> tag for SEO?

Since you can't put <h2> tags and lists and such inside <p> tags. How to go about creating articles with <h2> tags and lists. Can I replace the <p> tag with a <div>? Or ...
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Stop URL tag redirection to my homepage

I'm trying to find a way to stop tag redirections to the homepage so that https://example.com/?something stops redirecting to https://example.com. Similarly, any URL which is followed by a question ...
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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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Are eventParameters in gtag event required?

Simple question, in a gtag event, can we do just this : gtag('event', 'generate_lead'); instead of gtag('event', 'generate_lead', { 'value': '2', 'currency': 'USD', '...
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hreflang return tag error (for magento2 extension)

I am getting this error on hreflang tag validator please help me. Return tag error (page does not link back) Language-region code has no standalone language code
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Does it hurt SEO to put numbers in header tags?

I have a page with quite a few h2 tags that describes basic terminology for a particular subject. I want to number them from 1 to 10. For example: <h2>1. Term 1</h2> <p>some info<...
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Does the canonical URL need to change for different parameters to a dynamic page that shows different content?

I have a page located at example.com/tagged, which shows posts that contain the selected tag for which a person has searched. So, if someone searched for #apple, then example.com/tagged/apple would ...
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Indexing pages with few text (like tags with just one article) is penalizing for the SEO?

Have you done any experiment or read of any case study to check if too many tags are really damaging the SEO of a website?
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How to hide HTML tags from SEO spiders

I understand and know how hiding things from your website works and how the search engine spiders will still be able to ¨see¨ this hidden element and penalize your website for it. Thing is, I did not ...
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Order of Meta Tag Elements [closed]

I am currently working on a Salesforce page that has Meta tags with elements that are in the order . For some reason Salesforce is reversing the order of the elements on page rendering to . Would ...
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Is it OK for SEO to use a photo's tags in the img alt text when a caption isn't available?

Is it OK with SEO to use page tags as image alt and <image:caption>? Images we are using doesn't have any caption or title. They just have tags (some of them 15 tags). We were even thinking about ...
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Correct HTML when translate website via Google Translate API? [closed]

When translating a URL (such as https://www.straatmakershop.nl/) via the free Google Translate tool (https://translate.google.com/) this often results in 'broken' pages. It seems Google is trying to '...
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Best SEO URL Structure : Filter product list by multiple tags

Which url is better for SEO (google)? separate tags like sub folders with slash "/": 1) shop.com/product-category-1/tags/product-tag-1/product-tag-2 separate with characters plus "+" underscore "_" ...
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why Tags Come to google first page? [closed]

Sometimes when I search a query which is the target keyword for one of my blog posts, the tag page that contains a list of blog posts that have the are tagged appear in SERP instead of the blog post ...
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Why should 'Tag' Pages be assigned the 'noinidex' treatment?

For some time now, I have been reading a lot about the notion that Tag pages should not be indexed in search engines. In fact, I have barely come across any articles which say otherwise. I am not ...
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Do search engines factor in both Product Categories and their Tags, when ranking pages?

I am currently working on an Arts & Crafts eCommerce website, with my current focus being on the creation of the Content Inventory/Site Architecture. I am wondering if, as part of their SERP ...
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Linking Words in Category Archives to Tag Archives Instead of Pages

Does internal linking of text to tag archives instead of pages hurt SEO? My Wordpress category archive pages have a few paragraphs of text that give more insight about the category. Within that text,...
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Why was the keygen tag removed from HTML5?

Why was the tag considered a bad API and removed from the HTML specification? This article on Google's developers site says so (the other links are just related materials): https://developers....
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In terms of SEO, what happens when I use a tag/category which does not otherwise appear in my content?

I'm wondering whether someone here conducted some tests (or heard of someone who has done so) to see whether a totally mislabeled tag on a WordPress post has some SEO impact. WordPress offers us to ...
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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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How should structured data look for WordPress categories and tags?

Working on rebuilding a WordPress blog with structured data I researched the site and ran across "Using Schema.org for blogging: Article VS BlogPosting" and decided to use the Article schema. ...
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Does a link with rel=noopener pass a referrer, or does it appear as direct traffic [closed]

I want to know about target="_blank" rel="noopener" traffic channel resource. would be referral or Direct? If a user finds out the post in Google Search, What would it be Organic or Direct? I am a bit ...
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