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Do deindexed URLs pass link juice?

I hope you're doing well. I am building some backlinks to a page of my website that is high likely to get deindexed (I have to build to that specific page) mainly because of duplicate content. Will ...
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It must indicate “offers”, “review”, or “aggregateRating” [closed]

Problem with google search console : structured data :" It must indicate "offers", "review", or "aggregateRating"
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Domain Transfer - Years locked in?

Wondered if anyone could help? I transferred a domain name (.co.uk) for a customer over to Enom. All went well, no issue. Now its renewal time, they state that they brought 2 years on the domain name (...
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Events vs. Pageviews

I know I'm probably missing something silly, but I'm trying to figure the following out. When I run my custom reporting for Top Pageviews, Page A is my top viewed page and Page B is at #10 for ...
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Redirect domain name to a specific page

I have theses domain names installed: Main domain name: www.example.com Others domains: www.example.org www.example.fr www.animals.example I first made a rule on my .htaccess to redirect all ...
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Extracting all page views per URL into data studio or dashboard

There used to be a motion chart in GA to show page view by all URLs. But that’s not working anymore. Is there a way to pull up all pageview by each URL, consolidate it into a single graph over time?
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MediaWiki: How to delete the about page?

in a MediaWiki project I don't need the automatically created About webpage because in this case the homepage already covers the about details of the project. I can delete any webpage but for some ...
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Hidden Body to prevent flash of unstyled content

We want to implement Critical CSS on our site using the guidelines provided by Optimize CSS Delivery on our site. We were able to get it setup so that it works by adding the above the fold css within ...
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Track student from our website to completion of registration on another site

Using Google Analytics we are wanting to track users and then know when they have completed our student registration form, as a goal. The student registration is from another provider on a different ...
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PayPal redirect issue on Wix Platform

I am creating a website for the charity that I work for (which has a very limited budget, and we therefore are making use of me (a social worker who happens to be okay at some computer stuff) and a ...
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Will Google cloud charge me for their text-to-speech API if I stay below the 1 million character per month threshold?

I registered google cloud account and want to use Text-To-Speech API on my own server with github.com/googleapis/google-cloud-php library. On API page in block "Pricing" written that using less than ...
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How to get into the “non spam” territory as a new website/server?

Well we are just in the process of releasing a website live, first for a select few testers and soon (plan is around summer) for everyone. Now everything is working, and I just started the last ...
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Does a pure spam manual penalty hurt the entire domain?

If a single url on a domain (that is not the home page, just a blog post) gets a pure spam manual penalty, does it hurt the ranking of the domain in general or does it just impact that individual url?
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GSC showing AMP errors but actually those are correct

GSC is showing AMP errors in their AMP section. But when checked manually using and validator it passes the test. Anybody facing this issue? What is the reason for that And also I am worrying that ...
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Do Google Analytics filters accept regex for IP address rules?

I usually use regular expressions a lot in GA filters, but I'm also usually adding "custom" filters. The IP address predefined filter accepts values per the screenshot below Usually I'd expect this ...
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Mysterious rank drops from page 1 after subdomain went rogue [duplicate]

To give a bit of background, we're a web design agency and ranked highly on page 1 for web design in our region. We had a lot of traffic from this, as well as other minor sub domains. We host client ...
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How to point a subdirectory URL of a static website to a Heroku app?

I have a static website, hosted on BlueHost and a React/Express app hosted on Heroku. I was wondering if it is possible to do something like this. Access static site with: staticsite.com Access ...
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Filter RegEx in Google Analytics Addon in Google Sheet

I am using Google Analytics SpreadSheet Addon to get data in Google Sheets. I took reference to this Google Analytics API V3 documentation for filter operators. I am using RegEx to filter data. ...
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Why are hacking attempts coming from IP addresses owned by Google?

I catch, save, and report all suspicious or malicious acts against my servers. Among the things I track are port scans on vulnerable ports (including the default ports for SSH, RDP, Plesk, and Webmin, ...
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What I need to pay attention to when generating a XML sitemap file [closed]

I want to generate an XML sitemap for my website. After a lot of searches I found that the XML file has a lot of tags like loc, lastmod, changefreq, priority etc. And there's an images sitemap.xml, ...
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How to verify that Googlebot can access the URL of a video thumbnail?

I need to check if Googlebot can see my image thumbnails. When I use the URL Inspection Tool, Google cannot see my images in the page. In the rendered screen shot, it displays a black box instead of ...
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Domain expired, GoDaddy holds it and is asking more money

After expiring my domain, GoDaddy is asking more money to renew. Why is GoDaddy holding my domain? If it expired it has to be open to buy right?
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Searching for the exact post title doesn't return it in Google SERP [duplicate]

I noticed this today for some posts. Not new ones, but some that have been posted quite a while ago. I am searching for the exact title (which is quite long) and I'm returned with either pages that ...
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How to block external links from websites that have loaded our website in an iframe?

There's website lilpot which has listed URLs to millions of website from it's domain and is loading those websites in iframe. Recently, it has started doing the same for my domain too. We want to ...
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Make a template page on MediaWiki which substitutes given arguments to an iframe [migrated]

I'm using the Iframe plugin and the following code to embed a video from VK: <div style="float:right; margin: 0px 0px 25px 25px;"><iframe k="vk" p="video_ext.php?oid=349530500&id=...
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Alternative to show / hide text - SEO friendly?

Something I quite commonly do on a page is have a large(ish) intro text followed by product listings. I will usually have the first paragraph of the intro visible and a "show more" button below, to ...
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Googlebot intermittently fails to download ressources from AWS CloudFront CDN

I have a weird issue and after a few weeks of investigation I think I may have found the cause : Cloudfront & Googlebot. Context : I launched a French website that compares and combines all ...
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301 Redirection Help for Moving New Domain with New Directory

I have a WordPress website on example.com with 500+ pages. I need to move this site to newsite.com/blog/ I searched this on Google the whole day, but couldn't find how to write 301 for my ...
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Small Image Files Taking Long to Load

According to the network tab in Chrome Developer Tools, I have a number of images that are under 100KB, but are taking multiple seconds to load: Are these times accurate? The images don't visibly ...
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Can I disable product reviews in Google Structured Search?

I am getting annoying warning messages from Google Structured Search about not supplying product reviews under offers. We don't have product reviews as it doesn't fit our target customer base. Is ...
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Virtual page view funnel not showing the drop outs from any step

I am creating a destination goal for my funnel visualization.I have created virtual page views and used same in my funnel step inside goal.My Funnel report is ok if user completes a session , but its ...
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How to show important links in search result with Brand Name search [duplicate]

A simple search with brand name shows me undesirable result while a search with full domain name gives the desired result. Please have a look at Images Attached. Why this any SEO error or Schema error?...
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Pages whose titles differ by only one letter (selling designed alphabet letters) are not ranking well in search engines

I am working on SEO for a client who has 15,000 products She sells Letters A-Z for home decoration. Each Product is different in some way than the other. Each product page title starts with the word {...
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How can I block suspicious traffic from Amazon?

Could someone please tell me, very simply, how to block Amazon Technologies Inc from accessing my webpage. I was hit last week by a very unusual surge of traffic, with another visit a couple of days ...
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How to find source page that generated 404 error

I have a Wordpress site and I'm looking for a way to identify which pages in my site contain links to pages that generate 404 errors in GSC. I tried the first solution in this SE post but found ...
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How does CloudFlare Handle JS Redirects?

I need to implement a couple Javascript redirects using window.location on my site. This redirect fires in very specific circumstances and I don't want that redirect cached. I found info about how ...
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Get local search to focus on our main office address and ignore satellite offices without using text images

We have 1 head office and 2 satellite offices in different cities. Our SEO focuses on our head office in various citation listings. We have been recommended to change our contact page so that our ...
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Google Search console get and remove 301 HTTP redirections

We have used many bad 301 redirections due to sysadmin error. We are afraid that Google will no longer index these URL. Is there a way (With API or user interface) to get the redirections saved by ...
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Google is trying to index the mail.mydomain.example domain and says this is a coverage issue

I have sub domains for my domains. mail.mydomain.example, ftp.mydomain.example, etc. These sub domains are configured with the DNS server for the domains. Without doing anything on my part Google ...
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How can I edit the php.ini folder on shared hosting (in /etc/php7/)?

Using this simple script (<?php phpinfo(); ?>) reveals me that my php.ini file is located in /etc/php7/php.ini folder. However, my hosting company's master ftp user account does not have an ...
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Will google still index a page if I use a $_SESSION variable?

For a couple of pages on our site, I'm writing a widget that relies on what it displays on other pages to determine what it displays on the current page. Basically, the purpose is just to ensure there'...
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How to rewrite specific pages using mod rewrite?

Assuming that my website homepage is https://example.com/test-website/. What I want to do is to add a query string at the end of the homepage URL and on all pages that start with https://example.com/...
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Make JavaScript Generated content appear on Search Engines, where content differs on a Single Page

I have a PWA hosted on Firebase. On the main URL, like example.com, there's a lot of content that is generated by JavaScript. At the same time, whenever someone accesses example.com/?key=value, where ...
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How do I redirect a subdomain on Google domains to a URL with masking?

I bought a domain (on Google Domains) for a personal webpage and set it up to point to my github.io page I also added a subdomain (say somefile.mydomain.example) and it now redirects to a Google ...
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Google has old cached copy [on hold]

I recently redid my company website completely. Firefox shows the new page, chrome still shows the old. I've tried completely reinstalling chrome/clearing app data, and I've checked in both normal ...
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Google Search Console Sitemap Can't Fetch

I'm trying to get my wife's site to show up when searching google but I'm having some issues. Her site is a Squarespace site, which creates the Sitemap automagically. I've submitted this through the ...
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Configure redirects with web.config

have a WP multisite that created the following web.config files at bottom ( works perfectly ). However, how do I create 301 redirects for individual pages in the subsites? ** WP generated web.config ...
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When making the staging site go live, can you simply change the folder names in FTP?

I have a staging site called: stg.website.com I want to make this version of the site my live version now. In FTP, I have 2 folders 1) stg.website.com (the staging website) 2) www.website.com (the ...
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IIS 10 and PHP 7.3 cant upload 4M file in one POST request

I have changed the maxfile size in the php.ini settings, but i do not know how to change it in the IIS 10 config. My hphinfo: I am getting the error 1 in the $_FILE array (which as I understand ...
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301 Redirect not working as expected

I am in the process of doing a website redesign. We have changed the domain name and hosting server for the new project. Following are the rules that I am using in my htaccess file to perform a 301 ...

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