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How to set up htaccess to redirect all URLS to new domain?

So I have domain http://example.com. I want to setup htaccess to redirect all of these variations http://www.example.com http://example.com https://example.com/111 http://example.com/222 ... ...
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Google Analytics seems to be affected after setting preferred domain

I hope you can assist me with this! I've recently changed the preferred domain for my site https://example.com. Unfortunately, after doing so, it appears that views/visits are no longer being recorded ...
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How to make office network printers work at all times [closed]

I have 20 computers hooked up by Ethernet to our router, and 2 printers. All wired. I install the official hp printer software/drivers and everything works. Now throughout the day, different days, ...
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Can I be notified when Google indexes a web page (either mine or a competitor's)?

Is there a way to be notified by Google (or someone else) when Google indexes a new page on a website? I have a few websites that I want to keep track of and be notified when they add new products ...
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Generating backlinks through a javascript video widget without getting manual action penalties?

I'm finishing an API project that will allow website owners to display related videos on all of their pages with a simple javascript code. The related videos are completely related to the page's ...
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Goals in Bing Ads are not exactly sourced from running Bing Ads? Could it be from running Google Ads?

I have been running Google ads for a few months now where I track the conversion goals using tags. Now, I'm experimenting with Bing Ads and I have enabled tagging + conversion goals. I have got a ...
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How to set DNS to send requests to the closer of two identical servers?

I have two servers which have different IPs and locations (but the same data). I want to set single domain DNS for them and when client send request to domain, DNS server offers nearest server due to ...
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What means the “average Bytes” metric in logfiles?

I'm currently studying the logfiles - namely those from Googlebot access. I realized, that the average Bytes metric is in the majority of cases (urls) 10-20% of the page size. Many questions were ...
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How to set up htaccess to redirect all URLS to new domain main page (no path)? [duplicate]

So I have domain http://example.com. I want to setup htaccess to redirect all of these variations http://www.example.com http://example.com https://example.com/111 http://example.com/222 ... ...
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Problem with Google index in my multilingual site

Well, I have a multilingual site, in English and in German. But recently I found that, Google displays the German Page no longer. Even I search my site in German, it shows all English Page. Is there a ...
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Web page element width

I saw this on a website and looked a bit through the CSS, but couldn't quite find what I am looking for. How to make an Html element let's say a <div> with a width of eg. 3000px, but make it so ...
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Why am I ranking on last page in SERP for every keyword? [closed]

I couldn't find this question anywhere. Everyone is talking about ranking and how to rank on top in SERPs. I used to rank on top 2 or 3 pages a lot but Now I don't rank anymore. My content is ...
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Using `noindex` for recently purchased domain we are migrating to

We recently purchased the .com version of our domain. So we are migrating from oursite.org to oursite.com, but this will take several weeks. The site was previously indexed, and a Google search ...
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What is the general structure of creating a working web page(not content)? [closed]

I'm relatively new to web programming and am trying to understand more. I'm a little confused where to go next. I've done some web programming on my own, and I'm just finishing up a college course in ...
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Why buy a domain name under multiple top level domains?

I have a client that want a website with a single domain name with many different extensions like: example.com example.org example.net example.mobi example.tv ... Just to be sure the saturate the ...
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Are there any negative implications of redirecting a URL on one domain to a URL on a different domain?

For context, my company uses a 3rd party website to house Instructions for Use manuals for the products we manufacture. We use a 3rd party to house these manuals as they are very large and often need ...
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Can Wordpress Multisite use a nested subdirectory hierarchy?

I have a WordPress subdirectory multisite installed. I have to achieve a 3-tier structure and multisite is based on a 2-tier structure but I though I could try the following: Main domain: example.com ...
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In robots.txt - what are the directives from WBCPBlocker

On this site's robots.txt there is a comment preceding many rows of directives blocking SEO tool bots and was wondering if someone could decipher it for me. There's the standard User-agent: * Allow:...
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What is the difference of certbot and certbot-auto?

I've seen many documentation of using certbot for renewing the certificates via certbot renew. There were also other documentations but with certbot-auto. I'm confused, what is the actual difference ...
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Can you use a custom subdomain with G Suite if it doesn't have anything hosted there?

I purchased a domain from Namecheap, say myname.example. I'm not hosting anything with this domain or or any of its subdomains. I want to create a G Suite account with the subdomain subdomain.myname....
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Does the submitted sitemaps in google search console only show sitemaps submitted through the console?

I am using Rails sitemap_generator gem https://github.com/kjvarga/sitemap_generator#pinging-search-engines to ping google about an updated sitemap but the submitted date doesn't change in the Google ...
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AWstats reports URLs appended to other canonical URLs, why?

I've been running a site for a while now and my AWstats page is starting to present pages with... some sort of endless stream of references to pages. It's a bit bizarre, I'm not sure what's happened.
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How to create a product customiser? [closed]

So I'm looking at doing a project to practice and I thought I'd try my hand at building an interactive product customiser, not WordPress or anything. Just to see if I can build this to run in a ...
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Why does Facebook crop my image in shared post?

According to Facebook's Webmaster docs here, if an image in a post is smaller than 600 x 315, it still should be displayed in a rectangular shape. But when I post a picture that's 382 x 200, it gets ...
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What ad networks can I use to comply with GDPR? [closed]

The Google AdSense sets cookies even for non-personalised ads so I believe it will not be GDPR compliant unless the website gets the user consent and stores the consent as proof for later. Are there ...
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The website is facing a Japanese keyword hack issue. What to do? [duplicate]

We are currently facing a Japanese keyword hack issue on our website (https://example.com/). The issue is faced on 25-11-2019 when we got the mail that shows someone is the new google search console ...
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403 Forbidden error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument

I am trying to configure Apache HTTP Server by running a web application using Apache's mod_fgcid, a module for FastCGI. I have put a configuration file which allows the interface of my app to be ...
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How can I determine if my site speed is affecting my conversions?

I need to convince my team that our load times are way too high. Load times for the /cart is around 10 seconds and load times for individual pages are around 6 seconds. I've seen all the studies about ...
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How much is obfuscated when using a web proxy? [closed]

Wben using an online proxy like Kproxy.com, is anything besides one's IP changed -- browser, add-ons, OS, etc.?
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Verify SSL Cert with Bind

My company renew our wildcard SSL certification today through DigiCert and I am trying to validate ownership of the domain through DNS. We manage our own DNS server using BIND. I have added the ...
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Website backup file size differs on server vs when downloaded via FTP

When I backup my files using Filezilla, as soon as a file is downloaded, it has different file size with the original file size on the server. I am not sure if it is normal or a kind of virus or ...
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Configure Apache for multiple web roots based on domain

I have a single app, which shares a large amount of code in PHP but which has 3 separate application-level folders depending on the domain name entered. IE: app.example.com is /apps/app-name/...
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How do I make my website available via IPV6 under an AWS load balancer?

What do I need to do to make my website available under IPV6? My site is running on Amazon Web Services (AWS) behind a load balancer. I just saw that Amazon has announced support elastic load ...
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Wrong favicon displayed on Google's mobile SERP

For some time now, Google has been displaying a website's favicon next to its title on the mobile SERP according to this answer. But, for one website that I am managing, it is showing a completely ...
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How can I display selected events in the Top Events category screen for Google Analytics?

I am trying to filter several events of my event list. I am trying to do it via a segmentation, but it does't work. What is the correct way to do this?
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Not able to understand the difference between Ad Relevance & Expected CTR in Google Adwords

I am getting a below average expected CTR & Average/Above Average Ad relevance for all my keywords. My quality score is 2/10. I am not able to understand the difference between two. Both of them ...
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SEO Implications using different domains for same website ecosystem

First off, I know next to nothing about SEO (I'm an application developer), but I have questions regarding the implications of having certain locations on a website directed to a different domain and ...
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Why would Google Search Console report many times more indexed URLs than a Screaming Frog crawl finds?

I've just crawled my website in Screaming Frog and I have around 6K Internal URLs and 4K external URLs. Then I looked in GSC and saw that Google indexed 50K pages. How is that possible?
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What do I need to consider when choosing the data retention period for my Google Analytics?

I have a client that has a data retention period of 26 months for its Google Analytics account. Ideally, I'd like to have user information that goes back for as long as possible. Before I recommend ...
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How can we test if our noindex pages are still showing up in search results? [closed]

I have a number of pages on a client's site that are not for public view. Therefore, I have no-index'ed them to allow for maximum efficiency on search engine indexing systems. (I've heard that SE like ...
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How to verify what modules are active on my server?

While trying to solve a problem on my website, a recommendation about my .htaccess file I got was First of all, please check on the server for all the different modules if they are enabled, and ...
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What's the correct use of dynamic Facebook UTMs for Google Analytics?

This question has two parts: best practice, and issues with reporting. Best practice: Right now, the UTMs that we've set up for our Facebook & Instagram advertising campaigns are dynamically ...
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Start Time of Page Load in Page Timings in Google Analytics

What's the start event for the 'Page Load Time' in the 'Page Timings' report? I've read that GA uses NavigationTiming API. Is it v1? Is the start event performance.timing.navigationStart? Also, what'...
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Should en and x-default be included on the same page for hreflang tags?

We are using a tool called SEMRush where it is flagging that the en and x-default values for the hreflang are causing conflicts. Should both en and x-default be included for the hreflang tags? This ...
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Do you have to use same dns server for a sub domain as its parent domain

I have a a domain jthink.net that runs on a dedicated server, and the provider of the server also provides a dnsserver that is used by jthink.net, this is accessed via webmin and is called Bind DNS, ...
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Making a DNS setup for 20+ domains hosted on the same IP-address more manageable

We've got about 20 localised domains for just one website, all of them point to the same IP address The current setup is hosted with Google Cloud DNS and looks like this: example.de. A 1.2.3.4 www....
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What is effective and quick? Localising the Drupal website or creating a local website from scratch with specific domain? [closed]

We have a .com domain website (in English) and now we have extended our business to the east with ".co.kr" domain name. We have purchased the domain and wondering what is the effective and quickest ...
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How to apply SEO on PDF based page

I run a website that is based on two main content types: Articles: containing common articles with images, lists and paragraphs. Special content: which are articles that contain a text-introduction ...
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How do I handle server redirects on IIS to route requests to two different domains?

I have a domain www.example.com which is running on IIS server and the site content is in ASP.NET. I am migrating part of the site (www to www) to AEM and the rest of it will sit on old.example.com (...
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How does a CMS work ? How to add articles and manage them? [closed]

I would like to design a news outlet website, if that's the correct name. I've drawn a little sketch and I have a pretty good idea about the user interface; things like the site logo, nav-bar, ...

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