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WordPress is an open source content management system running on PHP and MySQL often used as a blog engine. There is a WordPress StackExchange at http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/: if your question is related to WordPress but not webmastery, then your should ask it over there.

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is there really such thing as SEO friendly url? [duplicate]

I am working on a wordpress theme design and wanted to solve the problem of making mistakes with the title of blog posts where when you go and correct the title the url changes and old url will 404 ...
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WordPress blog subdomain is redirecting to the main domain name instead of showing the blog [on hold]

Hey everyone so I'm trying to set-up a Wordpress Blog on a subdomain (blog.example.com, hosted on a separate AWS web server) but whenever I go to blog.example.com I get redirected to example.com. ...
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How Can I Copy a Wordpress Site That I Don't Have Access to Through CPANEL or WP-ADMIN? [closed]

Well, I'm doing my best to help my client's navigate this issue, but they're a non-profit church and are not very tech savvy. I'm semi-new to development, but I'm a designer in general. Basically, ...
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How to add robots.txt to my WordPress site?

How to add robots.txt to my wordpress.com site?
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All In One WordPress SEO plugin creates a meta description from the post and joins lines without using any spaces

I have a question regarding Worpress All in One SEO pack. It creates description without space to new lines. Here is an example: <meta name="description" content="Welcome to my websiteHere is ...
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Learn wordpress as someone who know php [closed]

I have been scripting in PHP for a while working on my own project, Recently I have gotten a job opportunity to work with PHP but it's regarding WordPress. I want to learn to use PHP within WordPress. ...
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How to deal with a mobile usability issue for a single page in the WordPress uploads directory?

I have just had an email from google console to say “New Mobile Usability issue detected for site https://unusualplaces.org/“ and below that it says Viewport not set Text too small to read Clickable ...
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What can i do to add Https/SSL to my website? [closed]

My website is optimized with google adsense and google has just asked me to add SSL or HTTPS on my site. I do not know what to do. Can you suggest me? Thanks
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“prev. next.” text in Google search results meta description

Strange things happend when I check my website in Google search results. I'm using Wordpress and Yoast SEO plugin. Meta description of site was typed in Yoast SEO plugin so everything is fine but at ...
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My site simply disappeared from SERPS! [duplicate]

my problem is this, my site missed the rankings it had a few weeks ago, It was not because of any manual action, because I did not receive any notifications in the search console, Some errors ...
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Viagra Spam Link Attack [duplicate]

I am using Wordpress for my website and use other paid domain from another hosting company. In Search console, my website is fine without any issues. However, the trouble is that google shows my ...
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Datalayer pushed 'topic' leaking on incorrect pages?

We push in the pages topic into the data-layer, this is autopopulated based on the category being selected when editing the page/post in the back-end (Wordpress). <script> window....
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Wordpress site showing up with IP address rather than domain name after transfer to Google cloud

Domain name is changed to the IP address. Website URL is working fine, new posts are working fine. Old posts images are breaking as it's changed to the IP address instead of the domain name. I've ...
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Variable products in slider [Product Slider For WooCommerce]

I am interested in this question: how to display in the one custom slider (carousel) the variable products that are included in the same category? For example, the first product includes a blue, ...
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ERROR: The request could not be satisfied - Amazon CloudFront CDN

Amazon's Cloudfront CDN requires correct connection to your origin in order to work properly without any 502 bad gateway error. I did setup everything alright. For example: Cloudfront URL: https://...
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Why is Google displaying my website's URL instead of my website's name? [duplicate]

In Bing and Yahoo, my site name and meta description are being displayed fine, but in Google it's showing my site's URL. I really wonder why because some days before Google displayed my company's ...
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Wordpress regular expression redirect with redirect plugin

I need to redirect all traffic for a suspended site and what I have tried so far is installing the redirect plugin and adding a redirect (tools->redirection->add new source: ^/(?!.*login.*|...
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Exclude specific tags (by id) from the_tags [migrated]

Within a single post I show all tags of the specific post by using this: the_tags( $tags_opening, ' ', $tags_ending ); But sometimes I mark a post with a tag that should not appear on that single ...
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Problem accessing my wordpress site hosted locally in wamp after changing links in the general settings

I have a huge problem the last days trying to access my site. I changed home and siteurl and since then everything collapsed. I cannot reach anything. I tried solutions found online but as an amateur ...
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Suddenly position drop on Google [duplicate]

I manage a website last year, and suddenly (after August) we faced a problem with our position on Google. On August we dropped down to 85th position, so I rerun the website seo (with Yoast addon) and ...
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Error in search console!

the new search console is pointing out usability errors on mobile devices on wordpress upload pages, that is, pages where I can not change font size, viewport window and things like that, how do I ...
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How to randomize pagination results without hurting SEO?

I ve an tshirt e-commmerce page (wordpress/woocommerce) and I want to shuffle my shop page, which is listing all my products with a pagination. (30 pages total each has 50 products) I want to shuffle ...
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Hourly connections to my WordPress site via XMLRPC block my IP on BlueHost because they see many email logins

I currently own a WordPress site in a hosting (BlueHost). On the other hand, I have an application in our offices in .Net. This application, updates WordPress via XMLRPC every 1 hour. The problem is ...
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Show content from a back end server on another host in a Wordpress sub directory without changing the URL

We currently have a bunch of ASP.NET applications which are all accessible through one domain. So www.example.com connects to the main website. www.example.com/documents is a separate application ...
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Installing WordPress with /wp path leads to redirect loop when index.html redirects to a shopping cart

So on my site, my shopping cart is located at example.com/zc2 I use this .htaccess file RewriteEngine On Redirect /index.html example.com/zc2/ So that anyone that lands on example.com will be ...
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Can I move a WordPress blog on its own domain to Medium without a custom domain and not hurt SEO

I'm planning to move my blog from WordPress to Medium. I'm hosting the blog on AWS EC2 currently and the domain name is sqlgossip.com I just want to move to Medium publication without any domain like ...
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How to identify the source of 301 redirect loop on a WordPress site when server side caching plugin is enabled?

Our WordPress site has developed a 301 redirect loop error when web-server caching is enabled. With server caching disabled and caching plugin installed and active the issue doesn't occur, but the ...
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What will happen to SEO if a blog has 100K attachment page redirects with 20k published articles?

Consider that there is an old blog, which has almost 10 or more images in every post they published. As everyone knows, WordPress creates an attachment link for every image we upload in a blog. For ...
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Rewriting URL of WordPress in a Subdirectory

I am renting some webspace and a domain from BlueHost.com on which I run a WordPress site. Let's call it example.com. WordPress is installed in the root folder. As I can run multiple sites on this ...
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Can the simple 301 redirect plugin for WordPress cause a redirect Loop when trying to redirect to the same path, but on HTTPS?

I want to redirect http://example.com/folder1/page1/ to https://example.com/folder1/page1/. In simple 301 redirect plugin in the request part I should write: /folder1/page1/. In the destination I may ...
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wp_remote_post and theme update problems using Azure App Service

My business' Wordpress website has gone live in the last week, and I've been using Azure's App Service offering to run it. It's worked like a charm for the most part, but a couple of odd things have ...
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How to remove trailing slash from my root URL in htaccess?

I've tried several ways to remove the trailing slash from my URL in .htaccess and nothing worked but now even my URL can't be found because now it has a slash. Here is what my .htaccess looks like. I ...
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Change max_input_time when you don't have access to php.ini file

I am using freehosting website to host my wordpress blog. However, while trying to use duplicator plugin to migrate my blog it asks me to change the max_input_time value to 0 I don't see php.ini file ...
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How to migrate from HTTP and HTTPS old sub domain to HTTPS root new domain in htaccess with least SEO risks?

Looking for the best site migration strategy for SEO, which consider these specific combinations of elements and challenges: *note: site is in Wordpress. Htaccess redirect code to go from sub ...
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Using web-fonts on Wordpress.org site [closed]

I am trying to use a font I found from the internet on my website, however after many attempts it just doesn't work and the words go back to the standart "Times New Roman" font. I have successfully ...
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Google is indexing a useless page for each image uploaded to my WordPress site

I found that when I create a blog post and insert images, WordPress automatically generates page for each one. When I check index status in Google with a site: search, I see 4 to 5 or more pages for ...
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Hosting for Wordpress [duplicate]

What is the best hosting for wordpress site ? (Both related to price and space) I tried bluehost,hostgator, but reviewes are not good
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Can't find wordpress.org account that has administrator status

Currently I am part of a wordpress.org site. Something has happened in that the old administrator login details allow us to login, but every user only has "editor" capacities, and no account has ...
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Move a site to my own host [closed]

I have a Tech blog site with +350 articles that hosted on a free plan WordPress with enabled default WordAD and a paid domain. Some people advise me to move my blog to my own host on Godaddy or any ...
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Hide the date in serp wordpress

In what way can I hide date in google serp for one specific page in my wordpress. I can't figure how to delete it because none date is visible in whole page.
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301 redirect not seen by googlebot

I have made a function on a wordpress site. The functions purpose is the following. 1) if the post is not found, redirect to the archive of the post. Should be fairly easy right? Well - according ...
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Wordpress Domain name appending on all links as shown on ANALYTICS and SEM RUSH

I need your help. For some reason Google Analytics is showing that our page views all went to URLS that end with our appending URL again in the end. Our website is in wordpress and uses SEO Yoast ...
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Will a breadcrumb error in structured data markup result in Google not displaying my rich snippet?

Will a breadcrumb error in structured data markup cause Google not to show that rich snippet? I use Schema App, but then I got the premium version of Yoast SEO and I noticed the problem when I test ...
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Google thinks my site has malware, but they're scanning a several months old Wordpress site. How is this happening?

I recently redesigned a website on its own domain that was created in Wordpress. I created it in node and deployed it via Zeit.co. I followed their instructions to change the nameservers and ...
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Is there any solution for deploying of site on wordpress with automated adding it to Google Search Console and Google Analytics?

Is there any solution for deploying of site on wordpress with automated adding it to Google Search Console and Google Analytics via APIs (using html file for approving)? Sometime I need deploy up to 3-...
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How can I redirect all PDF files with file names that don't start with “public” to the home page?

I would like to disable direct access to all PDF files except those with a public- prefix on the beginning on the file name (e.g., public-samplepdf.pdf) so they can be viewed in public. I'd like to ...
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Backend method to changing base wordpress domain to prevent redirect

My friend has come to me today to tell me he wants his wordpress site moved from example.com to example2.com. I have full access to the same server managing both those URLs, I copied the entire file ...
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How long to recover Google traffic after period of out of stock in webstore?

I have a webstore and recently went on holiday so just placed all of the products out of stock and left the website open. In this time my traffic, which is almost entirely from google, dropped from 5k ...
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Silo structure advice for Wordpress/Woocommerce

I'm doing a woocommerce project with cars, so at woo shop page I will be selling cars. On the other hand I would like to create a parent page with all child car brands. If you click on the child page ...
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My WordPress site is slow when I'm not using a VPN

I host a WordPress site which isn't behaving as I'd expect. Its taking an age to load, sometimes timing out before its finished. However, if I have my VPN (PIA) enabled, it loads immediately and is ...