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Facebook Comments Mirroring - How to Reset a Webpage URL

I created a comments plugin for my website, specified the page URL, inserted my APP ID in a meta tag. My app is public and available to all users. In the Moderation Tool, I enabled comments mirroring ...
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Is there any real tangible benefit from replacing many one-file directories with many files in one directory?

I run an information repository website, catering specifically to CPUs, and before the website gets too large, I would like to know if the current setup is going to give me trouble in the future. Say ...
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Is popcorn FX plugin for Unity compatible with webGL?

Is popcornFX plugin for Unity compatible with WebGL? If not, is there a way to get it compatible on a web browser?
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Using Redirect 301/302 vs URL shortening service

I'm currently developing an aggregator site that will gather information across many many sites, typically this kind od applications put together relevant topics and display different information from ...
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How can I block my website in other countries?

Lets assume my website is mywebsite.com. I need to block the website for all the countries except India. But we need to handle the block gracefully, i.e. showing a page that right now the site is not ...
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exchange value between two dropdown boxes html [closed]

I'm building a dictionary web. Like every dictionary app, we choose two languages from two drop down boxes. And if we click the "<->" button, two chosen languages will exchange side. For example, ...
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Integration of canonical urls - will it hit current rankings?

I have a site that has seen large organic growth over the year. But in Moz, there's one major issue: the site is creating duplicate content. Because there are several versions of the homepage (...
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How do you create a localhost web server on Windows [closed]

I want to have a local web server. There I will install WordPress and add content. After 6 months I will purchase a hosting server & domain and upload to that. What steps do I need to follow to ...
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How to require user login using htpasswd within the htaccess file?

I'm trying to require users to login and would like to handle the request with htpasswd in the htaccess file: Any ideas on how I can do that?
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Creating a website [closed]

I am considering creating a website. It should be something basic where I can click on a button and then it sends me to another link on the page and where I can put text... What tool should I use? ...
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running multiple website through one site on apache2

I am new to web development but giving it a try to learn and whilst make use of it I have installed sites gogs , pydio and reviewboard on apache2 running on Raspbian. right now I have to start each ...
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What are these headers and values: HTTP_X_FB_HTTP_ENGINE = Liger, HTTP_X_PURPOSE = preview and HTTP_X_REQUESTED_WITH = com.facebook.katana? [closed]

I'm trying to debug an issue in my website, and i see these headers in my page view log: [HTTP_X_FB_HTTP_ENGINE] => Liger [HTTP_X_PURPOSE] => preview [HTTP_X_REQUESTED_WITH] => com.facebook.katana ...
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Is this possible: Use css from other virtual host?

So my questions is as follows: Say I have a website at /var/www/Electrician and I have a website at /var/www/Restaurant. If these websites use separate host files can I use the same CSS to reduce ...
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Should I build my non-mobile web site in Bootstrap? [closed]

w3schools.com defines Bootstrap as "... framework for developing responsive, mobile-first web sites". If I am not interested that much in building a mobile-compatible web site (I am but it is not my ...
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Trying to install web2py on a shared server (Dreamhost)

I've been trying to install web2py on a subdomain on my shared account at Dreamhost. There used to be some info in their knowledge base, but it has been removed for outdated. I've found lots of ...
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How to create newsfeed [closed]

I have been working on a project of making a website, and I would like to incorporate a newsfeed (similar to Twitter/fb) where all of my users can see other users updates. I have my login and ...
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Choose to enter “Old Site” or “New Site” upon arrival

I am looking for the best way to have run two websites versions side-by-side. The original "Old Site" and the updated "New Site". When arriving on a page the user should get an option of either ...
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Set up a wiki in watch mode with Hugo static site generator?

In the midst of porting an all HTML site to the Hugo static site generator, my boss asked me to add a wiki to the site. The turn around time on this port + addition of a wiki is somewhat short (about ...
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How should I make my website rank for multiple cities?

I'm building a website for my client's hospice center. Right now, she wants to have a landing page for each city that the hospice serves, but for the content on those pages to be identical (like, ...
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Please help me choose an ad selling platform to integrate with a website [closed]

My team and I are currently building a website, and we’re looking into options for selling our ad space directly to whoever would like to purchase it. Not an exchange server like AdSense, but platform ...
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How to upload site to specific subpage

I have two sites. One I created in Adobe Muse and uploaded it to randomdomain.com through FileZilla. The other was created outside of Adobe Muse, and has its own CSS stylesheets and PHP code. I want ...
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Is it able to disable secure attribute for Cookie on SSL connection?

There are HTTP and HTTPS page on our site on Apache. So We need to convert from HTTPS to HTTP or from HTTP to HTTPS to prevent from login session cookie fired. I already know that it does not make ...
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My website keywords are not indexing. What should i do? [duplicate]

My website keywords are not indexing. I have changed all pages meta and updated new content but still my keywords are not showing in Google serp. What should i do please tell me some suggestion. I am ...
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downloading a community website on own server

I have a mobile community website on wapka and now I wish to set up own server. But wapka have no options regarding this. How can I download whole website, users, pictures with same features on my ...
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Blank domain within a month [duplicate]

I bought a domain name for new site. Within a month, on a domain, there was nothing but an empty root directory of the page something like "Index of / [ICO] Name Last modified Size Description". I ...
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How does the Google Web Starter Kit implement automatic browser reloading? [closed]

How does the Google Web Starter Kit implement automatic browser reload when the html is changed?
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My website hosted on GoDaddy and it is not visible

I recently signed up for GoDaddy web hosting, the domain registrar is still BlueHost. Anyways, I uploaded the content of my website to GoDaddy but I can't see anything when trying to view through ...
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How do I test my website on mobile devices [closed]

I would like to develop my websites with mobile devices in mind. However as I am new to web development, I'm not exactly sure how I would go about testing my websites on let's say an iPhone, when ...
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How do you redirect a Google Apps for Business domain to another website?

I have a web address (www.example.com) which I bought through Google Apps for Business. Currently the web address shows "page not found". I want to forward it to another external site such that when ...
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How can I find out if my website is being scraped? And how do I stop it? [duplicate]

Is there a way to identify that someone is scraping my website?
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SEO effects of H1 carousel slider

I maintain a website for a law firm. Originally their main desired keyword was "zoning attorneys." So I created a small banner that has an h1 "ZONING ATTORNEYS" on every page with the attorneys' names ...
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Can HTML5 allow us to combine 25 pages that describe our product and still maintain SEO?

We currently have a web site that advertises a single product (a piece of software that deals with personnel information). That software has many features. Potential customers usually arrive at ...
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Generic Web handler ashx parameters

I recently found a link from a stock market website which allows me to download my raw stock data from it: http://www.example.com/StocksHandler.ashx?{%22Type%22:%22ALL2%22,%20%22Lan%22:%22En%22} But ...
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Definitive way to describe Responsive Web Design to a layperson?

Normally when I describe RWD to a non-web person (and bear in mind this might be a non-technical manager or a client), I'll say something like: The site will be designed in such a way that it will ...
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Can I make my site available world wide without renting a hosting server?

I know this question is basic but I am from iOS background and a beginner also. I need a clear conclusion on some of my confusion. I have gotten many answers to this question having contradiction. I ...
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Why does Chrome resolve websitename.localhost as localhost?

I've been using .localhost as a TLD for locally hosted sites that I am working on. Usually when I start a new site I create an entry in the apache virutal host configuration file and then add an entry ...
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Employee has left but and been removed from website but searching for their name still returns website

An Employee of ours left November last year, and any mention of them has been removed from our website, but when searching their name in Google our site still returns as one of the top results. We ...
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Is duplicating content from other websites onto your own website good or bad for SEO? [duplicate]

I built a website by copying content from other sites. Is that OK from an SEO perspective?
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False Duplicate Content On Moz Report

We are using Salesforce's Visualforce to run one of our websites. We use Moz to monitor SEO issues. Moz has identified more issues pages than we have - see the attached image. We have only a few ...
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Client wants to review test results/documentation

I am a web developer at a full service marketing firm. We have a relatively small development operation but we build websites for global clients. We just completed development on a new website for one ...
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Is it possible to serve ads without javascript (via <iframe sandbox>)?

I hate it when useless javascript slows down my machine. Is there a way to do ad placement without JavaScript? I've learned that, for example, iframe element has a sandbox attribute, which lets you ...
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Creating sub-directories in public_html without effecting higher scope files ( index.php )

I have in my Navigation bar: "example.co/index.php (home), example.co/action.php, example.co/car.php /etc". Now I have my games in the "/games/" directory But once I click on a game in /games/ ...
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Is there SEO value or danger when creating product comparison functionality?

I am building a Product comparison web/application into my website. It will compare products by specs, price etc. I am wondering if there any dangers of not making a user log in before using the web ...
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Why Google Cant able to Index all my webpages? [closed]

I created a website using Bootstrap and JS. and using JSON data for website content. But google cant able to index all of my web pages. What i have to include in my code so that Google Index my page. ...
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Is warning users on the homepage enough to limit access to 18+ for a website with adult content on it?

I want to build a website that has 18+ content on it. Doesn't matter if it's alcohol, tobacco or some adult content on it. Point is that it needs to be done to be available only for 18+. The most ...
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Generate urls for same product with different designs

How do you handle a product url when a brand has the same product type in different shapes? Let me provide you with an example. I have Brand A that has sling bags. There is a sling bag, and there is ...
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Getting Pagespeed 100/100 can get you penalized in Google?

I am a developer on a website, and I am trying every possible way to get highest score 100/100 on Google pagespeed. But it comes out that this sanbox checker tools show as penalized from time to time ...
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Old website showing instead of new one

We just migrated our website to a new host (godaddy). I totally changed the design and layout. I changed the website from a .NET to a wordpress website. The website works fine on: Linux iPhone ...
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Can the subdirectories on a server have their own default pages?

I'm trying to structure my site to serve different areas of content, sort of like this one. I'm wondering how they make it so subdirectories have their own default pages, for example: http://...
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Should Portfolio pages about web development use noindex?

My site includes a Portfolio, and one category is Web Development. There, I have pages for some sites that I developed. The question is, should I allow those pages to be indexed by search engines? ...

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