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“video markup” vs “video sitemap”

I already implemented a video sitemap, based on Google's recommendation. Now, I am reading about video markups. The only information, I got on the relationship of both approaches to each other, is: ...
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Website Speed Issue [duplicate]

How can I boost my website speed "Onlineseoblog". I have done the following: 1. Cloudflare 2. W3C Total Cache 3. Removed embedded Videos Nothing working, kindly help.
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Hosting sitemap files on a subdomain [duplicate]

I have a website lets say xyz.com for which i have the sitemap index at xyz.com/sitemap.xml Within the sitemap index file there are multiple sitemap links which are hosted on a subdomain of xyz.com ...
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How to Redirect 301 from old domain to new domain without lose seo [on hold]

I make a new domain and i transport my wordprees website to the new domain. i want to use redirect 301 and then, change address from search console. but i have some trouble. i have tried some ...
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Handle canonical when multiple document revisions are available?

On my page I'm making all versions of the manual of my project available: https://example.com/manual/0.10/index.html https://example.com/manual/0.11/index.html ... https://example.com/manual/0.22/...
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Bad robots kill my SEO with high bounce rate on certain pages [duplicate]

They open a page and then leave immediately. What's the best practice to fight it? Time 1-2 s, bounce rate = 100% I googled several services, for example this one shows this IPs like spam, but they ...
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how to process two payments at a same time using Stripe API, first payment is simple one time and other is recuring?

I want to know the best way to process two payments using single Stripe API call. First payment will be simple one time payment and other payment will be recurring that will start after 30 days. For ...
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Removing PHP Extension in sub directory

I use the following rewrite rule to remove the .php extension from my page urls: RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteRule ^([^\.]+)$ $1.php [NC,L] This works great in the root directory of my ...
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Redirect to homepage based on server error code with htaccess

I just took over management of a small HTML website. I discovered the security on the website was almost non-existent because full directory browsing was possible. I have since disabled directory ...
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Google .dev domain strangely redirects to https

I bought a .dev domain today @ domains.google. I also set up a dedicated nginx web server to which the .dev domain points (A records). Very strangely, I can't access my nginx welcome page using my ...
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Is setting deep filtered categories to noindex a good practise?

The situation now: The project is not launched, but we have lot of categories and a big filter system in the end (color, brand, dimension, size, model, material,..). Most of categories will have a ...
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What are the disadvantages of having all your images lazy loaded?

That would increase the amount of requests but also improve the webpage speed loading time. Google just advice to avoid to downloading offscreen images as part of the initial page load, but what are ...
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Who will get more benefit if domain1.com is linked to domain2.com

I have two websites, domain1.com and domain2.com I have placed a link of domain2.com on homepage of domain1.com. I am noticing that domain1.com is getting more benefits of that link, as i can see the ...
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How to connect adwords conversion tracking and analytics goals?

I am using AdWords conversion tracking using AdWords and Tag Manger. What I did is the following: 1) In AdWords: Tools -> Conversion -> New conversion -> Website -> Fill in all the conversion ...
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Transfer Search Console Ownership from one google account to another

I have 2 google accounts. One has my search console, google analytics and similar services. The other has my gmail account. I need to move my search console to my gmail account. What's the best/...
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A list of all urls that are accessed at my domain

I have run a website for years. It's mostly a wordpress install but I also scp lots of files up there to host them and regularly do quick-and-dirty projects with static html updated by some sort of ...
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Why do “Registration-bots” exist? What do they gain from registering on my site?

I'm curious as i've been developing some anti-bot procedures for a website, only because I see others doing it. But Why?. What do the bots gain from registering hundereds of accounts? I'm building an ...
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Google Custom Search - I want search results to come from subdomain sites that share canonical content

I have Google Custom Search on my site, lets call it www.sitename.com, and I also have different subdomain sites that are supposed to represent state regions. So I have nevada.sitename.com or idaho....
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Pages or posts for reference site

I have a suburban farm website that I made using wordpress. It is really just for fun but I want to build it with best practise in mind in case I ever want to do more with it. To this point I have ...
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How to overcome the situation of having lack of content and not updating regularly?

I have already read What are the best ways to increase a site's position in Google?. I have applied most possible things from that page. This is a hotel website. My client doesn't want to add a ...
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When my maindomain is targetted for India and I want to target my subdomain worldwide, How to achieve this?

My main domain is targetted for India, Can I use my sub-domain to target throughout the world ? How can I achieve this ?
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Google is counting the domain home page (“/”) as a duplicate of “/index.html”

For only my index pages, I am receiving this warning in Google Search Console: Duplicate, submitted URL not selected as canonical I know that this occurs because Google is attempting to track both ...
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iOS Mega Menu issue on Magento 2 website [on hold]

Noticed an issue on our Magento 2.2.4 website yesterday where our menu doesn't work on mobile for iOS phones. It was working fine last week but there's an issue with it now. It's fine on Android ...
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Adsense ads don't appear even if account approved

I have a website that runs on Apache2 and has code in PHP and JS + HTML. Link to site: http://goldfaucet.xyz This is the code of my ad unit: I have an approved Adsense account that already was ...
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3answers
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Can a website have multiple CNAME?

We have a subdomain of our site which has hubspot installed on it so the CNAME used is of hubspot. We are trying another software (unbounce) which integrates with hubspot. The problem is its asking to ...
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Do I need to disallow mediapartners-google in robots.txt for SEO?

I found that most of the websites disallow mediapartners-google in robots.txt. Why do I need to do block mediapartners-google? Can blocking it help withp better SEO or does it not matter for SEO?
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How can Google Analytics report a high bounce rate and average time on page in minutes? What is the difference? [duplicate]

Some pages in my website(s) have low/high bounce rate but the Avg. Time on Page is more than 4 minutes can anyone explain to me why the bounce rate is still high?
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3answers
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.htaccess permanent redirect to www

I have a WordPress installation that is not redirecting URLs not starting with www. Example: http://example.com/dir/ doesn't send to http://www.example.com/dir/ instead goes to http://example.com/. ...
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Do search engines crawl PDFs and if so are there any rules to follow when making them

The website I am working on has a few hundred PDFs in it. I don't think I have ever seen any of them come back in a search but there are linked to directly from out site. They are also full of ...
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Word Count isn't a ranking factor, is there any case study or proof? [duplicate]

According to many information like Is word count a large ranking factor for Google? and https://twitter.com/JohnMu/status/1021690796691607552 word count isn't a ranking factor. But I have never seen ...
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Godaddy Resourse limit reached for wordpress site

Before jumping into the question let me give details about my site. I have a blog that is a coding blog so I have tutorials and code samples on it. I am running WordPress self-hosted as my platform. ...
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Question about tracking forms as a goal in Google Analytics

I have a directory website, include lots of profiles and acetgories i.e Physicians, hospital and clinics On each page there is a consultation form, I need to track these metrics: Which organic ...
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Pointing a bunch of subdomains to separate pages on a WP site

So I need to deploy a landing page to 30-40 websites/domains. The landing pages are all pretty much the same bar some minor content tweaks and have been built in a wordpress theme. Each page would ...
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What is the difference between “Alerts” in Azure App service and "Alerts: in Application Insights of that same App Service?

I want to create custom alerts on several events (for ex, when site is down, or site misbehaves) - I found that I can do this by setting up alert rules. I have two resources - One is Actual site (App ...
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Google Business Sub Categories for Cleaning/janitorial Company

Is there a place that defines each Google my business category? I am working on SEO for a Cleaning Company that provides janitorial services to local businesses/schools/hospitals.. Upon obtaining ...
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SEO consequences for using IIS Rewrite rule to redirect to static content for crawlers only

I have an AngularJS site that's pretty slow which is causing the SEO to be rather poor. Not to mention, the metadata doesn't render correctly. To fix this, my thought was to use IIS rewrite rules to ...
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Cant access my wordpress.org locally [migrated]

Hi I have created a wordpress.org website with phpmyadmin where it is located locally on my computer. I went to transfer my domain purchased through namecheap.com and I put my recently purchased ...
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Place language slug in URL or not?

I see that https://developers.google.com/ offers articles in different language. They get the language from browser setting and don't place any language slug in the URL. Is this really a good practise?...
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Apache rewrite to www. unless it is a dev domain

Here is my current rewrite code in my htaccess file: RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off [OR] RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. [NC] RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^(?:www\.)?(.+)$ [NC] RewriteRule ^ https://www.%1%{...
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Is it harmful to have irrelevant xmlns attributes in a sitemap urlset element?

For example, if a site has absolutely no videos and is not a news site, is there any negative (or positive) impact to having a sitemap urlset element like this: <urlset xmlns="http://www.sitemaps....
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Better US location for Latin American traffic [on hold]

I serve Latin American traffic from a server in Phoenix but I wish to consider migrating to a different location to speed up my website. My host offers a free migration to Chicago. Is it really better?...
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Is it possible to show the hours from google maps on a website, so that the website hours updates when we update google maps?

I was hoping to be pointed in the right direction for this, my boss wants to have the store hours on website linked to the hours on Google Maps/places, that way he can just update the hours and times ...
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allow google chrome to update the website each second for a chat app (ANDROID) [on hold]

how to allow google chrome to update the website each second for a chat app on an android phone ? i am working on a chat app written in " DJANGO , Python3 " it works properly on the laptop but when i ...
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Moving domain/email from MS Exchange to GSuite

I currently have a domain hosted by a company and an exchange email server and users use MS Outlook. I want to change over the domain from the current company to Google Domains and have the email ...
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Order of RewriteRules is affecting the result

This is my current .htaccess: RewriteEngine On RewriteRule ^([\w-]+)/([a-z0-9]+)/([a-z-0-9]+)$ index.php?p=$1&bay=$2&map=$3 [L] RewriteRule ^test/([\w-]+)/(\d+)$ index.php?page=$1&tab=$2 [...
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ga events api - Which guidelines should I follow

this description https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/gtagjs/events gtag('event', <action>, { 'event_category': <category>, 'event_label': <label>, '...
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Trying to deploy my flask web app using lighttpd [migrated]

I'm trying to deploy my flask web app using lighttpd. I created this hello.fcgi file #!/usr/bin/python from flup.server.fcgi import WSGIServer from hello import app if __name__ == '__main__': ...
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Migrating out of Medium

I'm moving my company's blog out of Medium to a subdirectory of our domain name. We have three blogs, one on a subdomain (when Medium still allowed it) and two as regular Medium organization blogs. ...
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Which method provides a better user experience? [on hold]

We have a CMS e-commerce website and sell pet foods. But unlike any e-commerce site, our customers do not buy the products for themselves. Our customers buy products to be sent to the animal rights ...
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Forcing trailing slash at end of “fake” folders

The working codes that I've found here most put a slash in everything. I just need force trailing slash in these "fake dirs" (that are part of my rewriting scheme (only directories)) and keep ...

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