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JSON-LD schema for category pages

I'm doing JSON-LD schema for an ecommerce site. While I have the product detail pages and the homepage down, I'm running into some confusion on other types of pages (I'm quite new to schema). I need ...
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Google Search Console emailing “New Mobile Usability issue detected” but live test shows “Page is mobile friendly”

I have a site with 20,000 URLs per language. Each language is added as a separate property in Google Search Console. This month Google started emailing me about each of the properties due to "New ...
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Google Indexing a Page I am Working On

I have a few web pages that I am working on. The pages will be ready to be added to a navigation in about a month. Well, Google is already indexing those pages even though they are not ready to be ...
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Does hotlinking image protection hurt search engines indexing?

Several websites are hotlinking my images, I want to block and prevent hotlinking to my website images. And, I was going to use standard hotlink prevention code in .htaccess: RewriteEngine on ...
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Why links to my website fails to open in facebook app? [closed]

When users try to open posts of my website shared on Facebook on their mobile device it shows the error Can't connect Sorry something went wrong This seems to be quite common for iOS devices. ...
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Does google penalize the person that registered the domain name for getting site deranked? [closed]

All my sites got hit by Penguin in mid 2000's, nothing too bad, just moving company sites with article directory links, exact anchor text etc...got hit by negative SEO also If I buy new domain names, ...
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Featured image won't appear when sharing to Facebook

Trying to share this article to Facebook, but the featured image (which is also specified in the open graph tag og:image) does not appear in either the share sheet, or in the post when it is created. ...
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Problems connecting SEMRush dashboard to the new Google Search Console

I just wanted to check with others as to whether anyone else is having issues with the new(ish) Google search console? I've had a search and nothing came up, so I wanted to offer up a couple of ...
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Should the 'Unlisted' International Targeting option, be used in the Google Webmasters Tools/Search Console, when looking to target Europe as a whole?

I have an eCommerce website, which wants to target the USA, UK and Europe. The targeting will be done through Subdomains as follows: www.example.com (USA with Dollars and American English) en-eb....
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Can I have multiple Schema markups on the same webpage?

I make articles on specific ingredients and provide their nutrition facts. On my article page, I have this current schema for the Article type which works perfectly fine from what I know. But I'd ...
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Getting Gravatar to appear in email Inbox

I have created a Gravatar for my email address for my business website through the Gravatar Website (gravatar.com). I have done some reading and understand that this gravatar should appear in peoples ...
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ccTLD (e.g. .it) instead of a gTLD (e.g. .com) for a multicountry AND multilang site

I use a ccTLD for my website and I want to use it as a gTLD. Will Google punish me for using a ccTLD instead of a gTLD (e.g. .com) for a multicountry AND multilang site? The URL structure I'm aiming ...
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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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What are the SEO benefits of a product specification/detail page vs a product overview page?

Is or should there be a difference between these two pages or should they be combined to form one page? I'm just curious because I haven't seen a product page on an ecommerce site go into heavy detail ...
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SAAS Based URL Mapping with Branding [duplicate]

We have a SAAS based product with big vision & currently we are rebranding our product model. Is it the best SEO practice if i am going to use my Brand Name in my URL's of the main pages? Eg: ...
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What is appropriate format for Google places phone number?

For google places phone number, what is the best format? +1 604-221-6684 +1 (604)-221-6684 604-221-6684 (604)-221-6684 6042216684 I mean logically, the last option would be best, because some ...
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2answers
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Can Google Analytics and Google Search Console coexist if tied to different accounts?

Can Google Analytics and Google Search Console coexist without issues for the same website if the Google account that is used for Google Analytics is not the same as the account used for Google Search ...
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Why might Google Analytics report a sudden, but persistent, drop in bounce rate (70% to 12%)

I was tracking data for a site and realize that there is a sudden drop in bounce rate in Google Analytics. The sudden drop happened across 2 days and remained consistent after. The bounce rate in ...
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Data is not appearing in google search console performance report for new website?

Today, i have hosted new website, for google search console and go to webmaster tools and add new property http://subsite.example.com and verification for this site successfully and i have already ...
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VPS upgrade advice [duplicate]

I am looking for a better VPS solution than I have, and would like to know what is good (price vs specs in 2019) Basic requirements of a potential provider: -1+ vcpu @ 2+GHz -3+ GB ram -20+ GB ...
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Canoical vs robots disallow for sorted content

I have a web page that displays 5 items (each with a headline, image and short content like in a microblog). Item 1 Item 2 ... Item 5 Based on the query parameter in the URL, I will be sorting the ...
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Google Search Console Products Schema Problem, We are a wholesaler bags

Today, I receive from Google a couple of errors in the products section of Google search console, In our store, the prices are missing because we are a wholesaler of bags, so we sell only to the ...
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Decreasing unbelievable two major factors “clicks”and “impressions” in Google Webmaster [duplicate]

We have a service site that takes about 7 months to build Every day, we update the site with highly customized content. We were on the front page of most key keys. But over the past 24 hours, we have ...
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Google selected canonical overwriting non-duplicate translated pages in another language

Google is ignoring the canonicals & hreflangs for perfectly valid and non-duplicate content Originally the url after language (/de/ or /en/) were the same so I localised those parts as well but ...
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1answer
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Same og:title and title on a page

Does it make sense to render og:title and <title> that have the same value on a page? Facebook & co take the <title> tag as fallback.
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Should mobile sitemaps point to canonical urls

I've recently developed a mobile-friendly version of an old site. The old site still does really well in the SERPs for key terms, so I don't want to redirect everyone (yet). But I do want to give ...
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1answer
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Google Analytics: How can I tell if an IP Filter is working?

I'm using google analytics for a mobile app and I followed these instructions to create an IP Filter to exclude my own hits: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/1034840?hl=en After I created ...
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1answer
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Is it okay to have more than one itemprop 'description' for one 'Product' in page?

I'm trying to format a visual interface for specifications in my product aggregator website. Can I use more than one itemprop="description" for one Product? <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema....
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1answer
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Combining RDFa Lite author schema and rel=“author” HTML markup

Is there any way to retain the HTML rel part of the below snippet: <body vocab="http://schema.org/" typeof="AboutPage"> <address property="author" typeof="person">Contact <a rel="...
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1answer
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Custom font not loading

I am looking to use the old "phone book" font for a project I'm working on currently, I have the fonts and was able to set up a stylesheet for them: http://interlinked.cf/css/bellgothic.css @font-...
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1answer
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Are money words considered poison words in SEO?

It seems like in the long distant past, I read that money words like price, sell, and buy were bad for SEO. When googling for this I cannot seem to find anything other than some very old articles and ...
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IIS7 Rewrite to block bad inbound linking not working

I want to block users to our site that are coming from links on seriously inappropriate website (e.g. warez, link bait sites, etc). I have tried this but doesn't work - I go to the blocked site, ...
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Using addon domain name for multilingual website

I want to have translated versions of my website to serve certain countries. I want to use different, dedicated domain names, like: www.mywebsite.example (main domain) www.monsiteweb.fr (new) www....
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Test website without domain name

I've a VPS with on IP address. WHM/cPanel installed. I want to test a website, without pointing the DNS to the new server in this test period. I can change the host file on windows, but I won't be ...
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1answer
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Google claims my page isn't indexed, but it shows up in search results. Why does this occur?

Google claims my page isn't indexed, but it shows up in search results. Why does this occur? I have a page showing up in Google search console as, "Crawled - currently not indexed" however, when I ...
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mod rewrite with two parameters and loading folder

I have domain example.com, when someone go to this domain, I need to automatically redirect to example.com/en/ and need /en/ to be a parameter of variable lang. RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d ...
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Should Geo-targeting Subdomains have their own dedicated Social Media Profiles?

I currently have a website owner, looking to expand their Geographical reach. Rather than investing in dedicated ccTLDs, the use of Subdomains have been opted for as follows: en-gb.example.com (...
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Stop email notification of cPanel backups in custom script

I've been using the following (partial) code to backup my websites: Generated by https://www.ericzhang.me/projects/cpanel-auto-backup/ */ $auth = base64_encode("{$cpuser}:{$cppass}"); $domain = "{$...
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How to analyse not loaded resources with Search Console?

I'm currently analysing some landing pages with the url inspection tool of the Search Console, and most of them look to be not loaded (script and css). The main reason announced by Search Console is: ...
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Non subdomain is “not private” but subdomain is

I am trying to setup a website for my app domain using an Ubuntu/Apache server hosted on Linode and Cloudflare. The setup works for www.my.app but not for just my.app without the www. My ...
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2answers
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How to remove indexed pages from google effectively

My site was getting traffic and it was on the rise, then I added https and somewhere in that time I also created tons of extra link for google to crawl, thinking this will increase traffic in those ...
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Google Data studio encode my Arabic titles in landingpage reports table

Google Data studio encode my Arabic titles in landing-page reports table, when my data source is "Search Console URL": in other hand hand when I gather data from "Analytics" data source it shows ...
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How do I get my website to show up and rank higher on google? [duplicate]

I was wondering if there are anything I can do to get my website to appear and rank higher in search engines such as google. Any ideas?
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Is it possible to buy abandoned, but auto-renewed domain? [duplicate]

So there is a domain name that I was interested in buying, and it suddenly got renewed and I guess it was auto-renewed because the website was abandoned for about 3 years now. Is there a way to ...
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Googlebot crawl anomaly due to blocked resources by Zopim

I am using Zopim live chat to enable chat support in my website, but Googlebot is showing error due to some unreachable resources from zopim service. I have attached a screen capture of the error. ...
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SEO benefits of a .com.ng Vs .ng [duplicate]

I Understand the seo benefit of cctld like a .ng (Nigeria) if your target are going to be visiting your site from that country. What I don't get is if it's better to get a .com.ng (which more ...
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What would be a good method to collect as a server data send as URL requests by a client?

Situation: I manage a set of linux based user computers: laptops and desktops with mainly Ubuntu 16.04 lts and Debian 9.x. (It's for about 120 users and the number is growing) I use the /etc/rc....
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Weight of geographical back links to other links

I know that back links are a big deal when it comes to ranking in the search engines, but do links originating from the same country (as to where you want your results to be displayed) have more ...
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Missing or invalid data [condition] in Google Merchant Center?

I'm getting "Missing or invalid data [condition]" in Google Merchant Center, I have already added microdata on my product's landing page. I have done everything that was told here https://support....
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How Do I Get Visitors to My Site? [duplicate]

I want more visitors on my website but don't know how?. Please suggest me what should I do increase my visitor.

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