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Can't point subdomain to my web host

I am trying to connect a staging website to a subdomain. My registrar is namecheap and I have followed their guide on registering a subdomain. Here's my CNAME Record at namecheap with corresponding ...
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How can I display data about a custom event on a particular page using GA4 Analytics?

So using GTM, I designed a custom event and I am able to collect data and send it to Google Analytics. However, the data collected is about that event in general, not about that event occurring on a ...
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How do Google and Yahoo fetch content for pages behind a paywall or registration wall?

How do Google and Yahoo fetch content for pages that are behind a paywall or registration wall? I noticed that search results can show content that is not visible publicly without a paid or registered ...
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Domain indexed by Google when using WPGraphQL to fetch content from our WordPress installation

I have a WordPress blog at https://example.blog domain. My main website domain is https://example.in. I am using WPGraphQL to fetch posts from the WordPress blog to my main website developed in React ...
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Is it okay to have hyphens in brand/company name?

My domain name is without hyphens, but I promote/market my brand/company name with hyphens in between (example: 'company-name'). Is it okay to have such difference? Or will it affect in any way to SEO ...
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My IP Address detected as web app server IP Address that I accessed [closed]

I want to block some IP addresses that accesses my web application, but all those who access this application appear to use the IP of the server of this application. Is there any configuration that ...
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Google Search Console: Is it possible to exclude certain domains from domain property?

I've added a domain property in Google Search Console. As a result, the following domains/subdomains are now being monitored by GSC: example.com red.example.com green.example.com blue.example.com ...
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How can I use Google Analytics to find 404 pages?

I am trying to use Google Analytics to find 404 pages using the following set of instructions: To begin, go to Google Analytics and then navigate to Customization » Custom Reports. Now click on + New ...
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Is there equivalent functionality for Universal Analytics behavioural flow in Google Analytics 4?

Google Analytics: Universal Analytics behavioural flow was a fantastic tool and so simple to use. But I have had to change to Google Analytics 4 and this feature is not as clear. I cannot tell if it ...
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What Is The Reasons That GSC Shows "Page Resources Couldn't Be Loaded" In Live Test? [duplicate]

I Edit My robots.txt File And Put This Code In It: User-agent: * Allow: / Sitemap: https://example.com/sitemap.xml But The Issue Is Not Fixed. Sometimes My CSS File, Sometimes JS File And Sometimes ...
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How do I redirect from an old domain to a new domain in MediaWiki and nginx?

I'm going to move from old domain to new domain. I fixed all the settings, but none worked. While entering the old domain name in the url, I will encounter the message of not redirecting to the new ...
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Should rel="noopener" be set on links to external sites even if I own the site?

We've had a policy to always set rel="noopener" for all external links. However is that necessary if the external link is to a site in our own control? Let's say we own both coffee.example....
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'www' domain not working with GitLab pages

I have added my domain to the GitLab pages settings and verified it. The page works fine when accessing it via example.com, however www.example.com returns a 401 error from GitLab (You don't have ...
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Screaming frog runs out of memory: will this affect crawling and ranking?

My team and I are working on a new e-commerce (Magento 2) that will be launched in a few months. I'm in charge of the SEO part and I'm using Screaming Frog -crawling the subdomain test (test.example....
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Should I block the '_next' directory in a site using Next.js with robots.txt?

We are using Next.js for our website. A major part of its advantage is that it loads all linked pages on the fly as the user is viewing the page. It does so by making different calls to: /_next/xxx ...
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How to stop false DMCA causing URLs to delist?

Recently a malicious actor started to attack the URLs of my website by using DMCA reports. I did not notice the first report so it caused me to delist some of the most important URLs of the website ...
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How to improve CLS. Chrome Lighthouse shows GREEN but GSC shows RED?

I have no Idea what is going on. The lighthouse on different devices shows my page CLS 0.002, but when I go to my Google Search Console -> core web vitals the CLS is in RED ZONE >0.25. I ...
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Unknown visit in Google Analytics from Facebook after post with Graph API

I'm using Graph API to sent post to my Facebook page. After a few minutes later, in google analytics I'm seeing visits from 2-3 countries from different places of the world. And they all go a 404 page....
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Why checkout step not recorded in the Google Analytics report?

I'm making an enhanched ecommerce tracking with google analytics. I'm following the existing implementation in gtag.js. I have 4 checkout steps including shipping method data, payment method data, ...
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Google Analytics: One day stats are up, the next day are down

I am a web developer and not a marketing or analytics expert. I was asked to review a website for any possible issues with how GA tracking is working. There was a change on the graph of the data (...
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Should I be more specific when naming my business in Google My Business profile?

I am creating a Google My Business (GMB) Profile and listing my language immersion school on various listings to build my Local SEO with NAP (Name, Address, and Phone number). At first glance, my name ...
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Canonicals and hreflang for regionalized pages

I have a website that offers different languages as well as pages suited for users in different regions. Imagine the following 4 pages: https://www.example.com/international/en/our-products/ https://...
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How do I tell Google about two domains, one of which redirects to the other, to get both to rank?

I have a website running Magento with two domains sharing the same root and domain1 redirects to domain2. What is the best way to tell Google that domain1 is the same as domain2 in Google Search ...
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How can the domain portion of an email address have three dots? [closed]

Please check this email address: visa.tav@a.b.c.d I expected that the domain name (a.b.c.d) would have only one dot or only two dots, but it has three dots. How can this be explained?
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Will deleting Google account also delete my Adsense account? [duplicate]

I really want to delete my Google Adsense today at any cost because I have another Adsense account which i can add but it cant verify because of having same location. The real problem is the old ...
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Password protected directory [c-panel] - receiving no login prompt when the url is clicked in FB Messenger

The public_html folder is password-protected via the .htaccess file. I'm using an Apache web server and hosting on Godaddy. It works fine if I use any browser on mobile and desktop/laptop devices. But ...
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Detecting visitors with disabilities

Is it possible to detect if visitors of my website have a disability, especially visually impaired users? I was thinking of checking the media query Braille or Speech but it is deprecated. Maybe there ...
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Page cannot be crawled by Google at all

I am trying to index a page which was set to "discourage search engines to index" until 2021-10-31. Now it's 2021-11-06 and Google does not even try to access the page. If I use the search ...
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Use in the breadcrumb article tag

I'm using the breadcrumb inside the article tag, would that be a good use? let me give an example <article> <nav aria-label="Breadcrumb"> <ol> <li><a href="/&...
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Off-topic blog hosted on main site

I have a software company where we sell desktop software to a particular niche. Our domain rating according to ahrefs is 70+ and our site performs very well in organic search. I have wanted to have a ...
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When generating my sitemap, can I use shorter URLs that redirect rather than performing database lookups for full URLs?

The site I'm working on is a webshop type of site, and it can have any amount of products in it's database which are all categorized somehow and their categories can change, so based on a product's ...
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Is it possible to dissavow all links from a top level domain (like .xyz)?

Is it possible to disavow domain extensions? Like .com or .net? Lately I noticed new spammers strategy instead of pointing many URLs to your server they point hundreds of domains from certain ...
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Google didn't update the search results after changing a URL with a permanent redirect

I have a simple personal webpage which I use to list my publications and link the corresponding PDFs (I work in academia). Until now, this webpage was hosted by my university: http(s)://...
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Best way to ensure Google indexes a video iframe that is dynamically injected upon user interaction?

I work on a publishing site and sometimes we use Youtube videos instead of a hero image at the top of articles. When Core Web Vitals rolled out, we noticed that the YT video became the LCP element and ...
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Include a URL is in the page so JavaScript can access it without users viewing it

I have a media URL in each page from my database. I play the media with JavaScript code and I have to include it in my page so the JS cat get the media URL and play it. Is it OK to include the URL in ...
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Google Data Studio-Need to export unique page views without page being split up by search query/ anchor links

I am having trouble extracting unique page views that don't contain duplicates of the same page with added parameters. Currently, I am extracting page views (Metric) with Dimension 'Page Title' and '...
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Share link preview not displaying in whatsapp desktop

I have a website where I have properly set the OG tags, and where I share one of the pages on WhatsApp for android it properly displays the preview. However, when using WhatsApp for desktop, the ...
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Should the landing page of a Jamstack blog be static or dynamic in regards to UX and SEO?

I built a Jamstack blog website using Nuxt.js static site generation and the Nuxt Content headless CMS. It currently has around 500 articles and is expected to receive 1 new article per day. The ...
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Search Volume Impact on Avg ranking

Looking at last year's data, I see that searches were way higher, especially for retail ecommerce websites. This year as things are going back to normal, search volume is also down. I want ...
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How can I find the host for a website I own but didn't set up?

I was recently appointed as the "computer guy" for the church I attend. My predecessor died of old age. She had lived on her own, and wasn't on speaking terms with her family. One of my ...
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How to track traffic spike in Google Analytics?

I had a traffic spike on my site between 25th and 27th October 2021. I received an email today from Google Search Console Team to confirm: Here is how some of your top queries performed in the week ...
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Structured data `@type` and `@id` only in main "product" page, or also in all pages referencing the "product"?

I saw this question but have a more specific one. We have structured data describing our "product" in the main page of the product (as in the above question), using schema.org RDFa. My ...
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Google Adsense is not accepting my Website with www

I have a local eCommerce site built in Wordpress/Woocommerce. If you visit HTTP://example.com it redirects to HTTP://www.example.com. I even tried to perm redirect www. to HTTP://example.com but did ...
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How to add accordion to my web page [migrated]

So recently I have been trying to dev my website. Because I didn't know much about HTML, I used github code, and cloned a template, which is jekflix by thiagorossner, you can find it here. So in the ...
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Is it bad for SEO to serve 404 errors for every route in you SPA? Is it okay to serve 200s instead of 404s every time?

I have a Vue SPA that is served from an S3. After deployment, the app is up and running correctly. Let's say, for instance, that the SPA serves the home page in www.foo.com and another page in www.foo....
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How does wordpress submit new sites to search engines?

Google says wordpress automatically submits new domains to them. I'd love to use the same technique in another system, but cannot find any documentation on how to do this.
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Access DirectAdmin virtual host without domain name

I just created a new domain name in DirectAdmin 1.63 but due to some administrative reasons I can't change the domain DNS yet to point to my DirectAdmin server. The website location is /home/admin/...
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How should the HTML lang attribute be formatted in terms of case and delimiter?

Consider these 4 codes: lang="fa-ir" lang="fa-IR" lang="fa_ir" lang="fa_IR" Which one is correct? I can't seem to find documentation for it.
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Can Google Analytics compare the number of users who browsed different subdirectories?

My website is composed of many shops. I would like to understand the amount of users browsing each shop. Each shop has the following set of URLs: example.com/shop/shop-slug Each shop has category-page,...
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Can I use GA to monitor action per user?

I have a form for submit registering a service. I want to track how many times user visit site before submitting this form and can view this information per user. I havent much experience with Google ...

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