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Do noindexed pages contribute to relevancy of page they link to?

Imagine following setup: 1 There is a category page, like canon-inc-cartridges.html. This page has content pieces, like `<a name="canon-1234-inc-cartridges"><h3>canon 1234 inc cartridges&...
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If you can place hidden text and HTML on page for SEO in white hat case

Say you have your website built all in WebGL or SVG. All your text is in there like that too. I'm wondering, then, if you could put duplicate text in HTML but just make it invisible. So you would have ...
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Can Cloudflare redirect a referrer before they hit the site?

History I have a few WordPress sites that I manage and I've coded the 404 and 403 to email a dedicated account with hits to these pages. On a local machine daily the emails are compiled to a CSV and ...
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Automation of a script for querying an heavily loaded booking site [closed]

I am looking for a client script able to automate the booking process on a Web site, which is very heavily overloaded. Hence the latter answers very slowly, and I get a "Bad Gateway" reply from my ...
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What is cisco meraki doing as referral in your analytics?

Looking at the referrals of my website I noticed the second highest source is n213.network-auth.com which comes from the Cisco Meraki cloud management platform. I am puzzled to why it is in there and ...
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Do non-existent 'category' pages in URLs present a problem for search engines?

Say for example if I have a news site and my URL structure is: example.com/news/random-article If there is no page at example.com/news/, in other words it results in a 404 error, is that problematic ...
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Do you use the country or country and language for subdomains?

We need to do translated pages where we have multiple countries that will be using the same language. The URLs will be based on the Subdomain option or Subdomains with gTLD. What is the correct ...
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Proper File Name Conventions for File Indexes [duplicate]

I have a subdomain set up as an online file index. However, I am interested in the best practices for filenames. For example, all of my directories are lowercase, but some of my files contain ...
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An SEO agency suggests removing a keyword from the title of a ranking page to get another page to rank. Is this good advice?

I'm technically responsible for a small website. There are two pages which have a title containing the same word ("Stammbücher"). Now an SEO agency is telling me that this is a severe problem and we ...
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Loading multiple pictures as sprites?

I've read it's a good idea to combine images as sprites (and use background positioning) to have less dns lookups and therefore speed up your site. But it seems all the images are loading ...
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How to grab website renders to clickable images? [closed]

Does anyone know a tool/app that grabs website to clickable images at once? I need to make real websites mockup for portfolio purposes. I don't want to grab offline HTML/CSS version (e.g. SiteSucker)....
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Multi-Channel Funnel calculated position based not matching Model Comparison Tool

If I attempt to calculate a position based model off of the Multi Channel Funnel (MCF) report or API, this does not match what is reported in the position based model in the model comparison tool. ...
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How to limit requests to certain domain in nginx?

I have a domain like sub.example.com. I'd like to allow GET access to certain paths uploads only through example.com Something like this: location ~ ^/uploads { allow example.com; ...
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Republishing long blog post chapters as individual posts - duplication penalty? [duplicate]

I have a 5,800 word blog post formed of 7 chapters, if I republish each chapter on its own will google penalise me for duplication? I'm using the long one as a lead magnet and have it hidden from ...
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Can't unlink Google AdWords customer account from test manager account

I'm trying to unlink a customer account from my Google AdWords test manager account. But got: Every account must have either a user with administrative access or a manager account with ...
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Why tracking pixels opposed to JavaScript calls? Aren't there caching issues?

As I understand it, a "tracking pixel" is a script that contains code that includes a header that make the response appear to be an image, which is then called using an image tag, like: <img src="...
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How to delete, not cancel google ads account?

I create a lots of google ads account. I follow this guide: https://support.google.com/google-ads/answer/2424604?co=ADWORDS.IsAWNCustomer%3Dfalse&hl=en But it tell you how to cancel google ...
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Do I got scammed? [closed]

Someone told me that I have won 10,000USD last new year in the chat box in favorite..they told me to download WhatsApp and email zwerllottomanagement@gmail.com, that I followed.. suddenly he ask my ...
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phpMyAdmin Times Out When Excecuting Table Creation Query [closed]

When phpMyAdmin is used outside of the local network, using a firewall, it times out when a query is run to create tables. No errors are being listed in the log files for the MySQL server. Anyone else ...
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How can I create a domain name with a custom extension, like .example instead of .com? [duplicate]

Is it possible to get my own website with a special ending prefix? Instead of .com I want to have my initials instead or something like that. Is that plausible by any chance? I went to websites like ...
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WordPress Multisite - how to import ALL admins' emails into MailChimp?

The setup is pretty straightforward: WordPress Multisite Network 100+ sub-blogs already running on the network New sub-blogs being created, even more expected on a daily basis I have yet to figure ...
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Handling multiple request at the same time on same resource [closed]

I got some new case for me so there is an item A in database that has a quantity 1 and we got 2 user that want to checkout 1 Item A at the same time. How should the API response for these type of ...
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.htaccess - How to properly disable the execution of scripts in a folder?

I have this folder path: pulic_html/user/269851516/in the folder /user/ i have many subfolders that is created when the user create a account, and they can upload avatars to this folder, i want to ...
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My website's name doesn't appear on google [duplicate]

My website has been online for 10 days. (content complete) I've allowed Google boots. I also sent a sitemap to the search console. (I use yoast seo by the way) In this 10 days pages were added to ...
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Do service workers require consent under GDPR?

I notice that Chrome puts service workers, indexed databases and local/session storage under "cookies" in the site info dropdown. Are these things in any way considered ways to access personal ...
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DNS issue with add-on domain [closed]

I bought a new website, and the company gave me another free domain name, so when I asked for the second they created it and they told me to change the DNS to look like the first one. It's been a ...
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Filtering Mechanism for Website [closed]

What I’m looking to achieve is really basic, but I found most of the explanations online too sophisticated or vague. In other words, they’re all intended for seasoned web developers. What I need is ...
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We use an 'Upgraded Custom Audience Pixel', why is Facebook doing a callback whenever an action is performed on my website

I'm using Facebook's 'Upgraded Custom Audience Pixel' (connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents.js) and I've just noticed that each time an action is performed on my website, such as using a <select>,...
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Is there a way to Pin Point whats causing issue to google Bot for policy violations from given link [closed]

i have a question google policy violation send me link like this i.e http://slydor.com/10-craziest-snap-chat-fails-images-will-blow-your-mind/?relatedposts_hit=1&relatedposts_origin=51336&...
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Dynamic Subdomains - Should I use DNS API or a wildcard CNAME record?

I want to provide new subdomains based on user request. I realized that there are two ways to do it: Using API of the DNS provider to register new CNAME records that point to pages within the website ...
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Redirect to website with parameters - namecheap

I'm struggling to redirect using the namecheap dashboard. Specifically I want to redirect based parameter. So for example: mywebsite.com/2345 would redirect to otherwebsite.com/query?=2345 Is this ...
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Would a long article using SVG rendered letters (rather than a font) be performant (usable and scrollable)?

I would like to know if any webpages exist where every single character/glyph is an SVG path, rather than using a font. I look places like here which discusses icon fonts and how they relate to ...
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Display Ads Medium Showing CPC instead of CPM

For my Google Ads, I'm using a tracking template to apply utm_medium=cpm to designate display ads in Google Analytics. utm_medium=cpc designates text ads. However, it appears as though Analytics is ...
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Uploading offline conversion data to AdWords via API is successful but not appearing in the stats

I've been trying to upload offline conversions from clicks for quite a while now. First I tried manual uploads from a CSV. I made sure that the click associated with the gclid was at least a day apart ...
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What is appropriate video structured data when using HLS or Dash?

This is an example of standard structured data for video by Google: { "@context": "https://schema.org", "@type": "VideoObject", "name": "...", "description": "...", "thumbnailUrl": "...", ...
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Stackexchange not storing cookie consent - always showing banner [migrated]

I'm using macOS Firefox 64.0.2 with acceptance of all cookies on. Every time (or maybe it's every day) I see the "StackExchange uses cookies" banner. I assume this is might be due to some annoying ...
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How do I get a list of all the URLs from multiple sitemaps which are listed using an index sitemap?

I have a gz index sitemap file that lists 4 different sitemaps that each are 50mb big. What I want to do is I want to get all the URLs in those 4 sitemap files. I tried to use https://robhammond....
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JSON-LD script is showing on Google Structured Data Testing tool and page source but not in Mobile Friendly Test

We have an Angular Universal application which has dynamically loading JSON-LD script tags. These script tags are showing in the page source. We've tested the same using the Structured Data Testing ...
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Correct MX Configuration for Cloudflare

I've always assumed that if I use an external nameserver (like Cloudflare) for a domain, then my local WHM nameserver is completely bypassed for that domain. Is this correct? I've always pointed MX ...
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How Does Prebuilt SEO Work?

As a web developer, I know that when it comes to ranking in Google a big part of your SEO is the content on each page of your website. Obviously, when I’ve built websites for clients in the past I ...
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Can a website built entirely in SVG have good SEO?

Can a website built entirely in SVG have SEO as good as a website built in HTML? If not, what are the drawbacks to using 100% SVG for a website?
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When purchasing a VPS, what do “hostname”, “ns1 prefix”, and “ns2 prefix” mean?

first of all, I wanna start this question by saying Im a complete noob when it comes to computers. I know nothing!! ok so here is my problem; I'm currently trying to buy a vps to host some ready made ...
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Mod Rewrite proxy to different backend hosts

I have a virtual host with multiple ServerAlias host1.example.com host02.example.com etc. I match the same pattern and based on ServerAlias I want to proxy them to different backend hosts. What I ...
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How to set canonical tags using Yoast [closed]

I am stuck on fixing canonical issue. I found Yoast's .htaccess file, but not understanding what to put in there. How do I code it into my website?
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Google Analytics results show in real time view, but not in any other view (even after days)

In brief: I'm logging Google Analytics hits from backend application logic (it's a slack app, so client-side logging isn't possible). I'm fairly confident the hits are being correctly sent (more ...
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Google search displays the English version of a webpage for a Romanian keyword search

We have a multilanguage Wordpress website with the following subdirectories. https://mca.electricmura.ro/en/ https://mca.electricmura.ro/de/ https://mca.electricmura.ro/ro/ We use the Polylang plugin ...
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What is the proper hreflang setup for translated pages?

We are trying to figure what is the correct hreflang attributes that should be displayed on our pages. We have 4 languages that we will enable for all our pages: English, French, Spanish, German. Our ...
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Does Google index HTML title attributes that are shown as tooltips on mouseover?

I have a choice of representing list of links on the site page: I can show them as a two column table (the first column for the link itself and the second for the referenced site description) or ...
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How to approach Let's Encrypt for 180 domain aliases

I have 180 or so websites that all run of a single MVC app. The app runs on a domain, which is not accessible directly by the public, and each of the 180 public facing sites are set up as domain ...
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AWS S3 file names / prefered method of managing files in a bucket

I have an S3 bucket set up to host my static files for an EC2 instance. (I'm still learning about the deployment process, so I am currently using Django's runserver command, not a real server, if ...

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