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Set a Google AdWords campaign objective for a URL with a query string

We will launch a Google AdWords campaign for our website. On our website, we have a page to let users to send us a form for contact. After a user clicks on Envoyer, the page will be redirected to ...
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Can you hide a server IP address using Cloudflare?

I am in the UK and looking for a new server for my websites. Pricing in the UK is really expensive but I stuck with the UK as that is where my main audience is. I noticed that with providers like ...
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Will including the page number in the title of the articles in a series affect SEO?

Let's say that we'll have an article series: Python Tutorials Is it a good or bad choice to name articles like this? Python Tutorials - Part 1: Functions Python Tutorials - Part 2: Understanding ...
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G Suite says to use five MX records but my DNS host (123-Reg) only allows me to enter one

I'm trying to change the MX records for my domain (with 123-Reg) so that it points to my G Suite email. I have the following MX records from Google's support page: But in my 123-Reg control panel, ...
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Seo and Android WebView

I want to know if android WebView is effective on site SEO or Not. I have a WebView loading Google.com then i search my Keyword and find my expected result and enter it. Is it approved by google and ...
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Can I develop and test WordPress and PHP without a domain name?

I intend to learn and develop a website using WordPress and PHP. I read from the web that as a start, these two are sufficient for a typical website with database storage and retrieval/query ...
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Do the <detail> and <summary> HTML tags which hide text until clicked have any effect on SEO?

For example: <details> <summary> short summary </summary> long details </details> Will Google treat "long details" normally or will it ...
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Search engines indexing only the old site which has been moved to a subdomain

I recently took up a project for a website overhaul. I went on to deploy my website on the client's hosting service. It uses cPanel. On the hosting service they had the old version of the website. I ...
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Cookies for www and non-www different

I just discovered that cookies for www and non-www are different. I now understand that the browser treats example.com and www.example.com as two different domains. In detail, how can I assure that ...
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How to host a custom font on Google Drive (non Google Font) for use on Blogger

This is related to the following: Hosting on google drive how to import webfonts in blogger from google drive? Can I use google fonts in Google Drive web hosting? But 1 is about hosting a static web ...
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Mobile & Desktop Version - SEO sitemap.xml

I am running two different version of my application. One for mobile devices and the other for desktop computers. SEO is a very important topic for us, as we are an online shop that needs to be found ...
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How to point the domain apex to ghs.googlehosted.com or redirect it to www from an external DNS host that doesn't support ALIAS records?

We are running a google hosted website (google apps). According to this guide we can set www.exawple.com using a CNAME this part this clear https://support.google.com/sites/answer/9068867?hl=en and ...
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How to prevent discovery of URLs by search engines?

I crawled my Wordpress site using the Screaming Frog program and noticed a few issues which might have SEO implications and was hoping someone could help identify the problem (if there is one). N.B: I ...
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Should a public site store the language in cookies/handle the Accept-Language header? [duplicate]

There's an idea that if one user sends somebody a link, it most likely wants the other user to see the same content in that specific language. And that coincides with the Google recommendations. Does ...
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A safe way to internationalize a site [duplicate]

I'm about to add another (second) language to a site. I considered a number of options: Top level domains/subdomains/path. The first option seems to be rather for multi-regional sites, which is not ...
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Is there a rule that prevents CAs from issuing certificates for private networks (intranets)?

A while ago I encountered a question asking how to setup SSL/TLS on intranets, I gave an answer which basically says "use a public domain and associated certificate and resolve the domain to the ...
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Why does the Lighthouse API show occasional spikes in total blocking time?

I am using the Lighthouse API to get page load metrics for my site. I'm getting some huge outliers for my Total Blocking Time (TBT) metrics. Since the results are a little different with each request, ...
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Google change of address tool from .co.uk to .com resulted in huge derank

December 2020 I moved a site from a .co.uk to a .com. No other changes, simple 301 redirect and use of the tool in google webmaster tools. The site had existed since 2006 and was the de facto site in ...
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What are clean URLs — What makes a URL clean?

There is this terminology of "clean"/"short"/pretty" URLs. What makes a URL this way? Is it the lack of a Cname value such as www.? Is it the lack of query string variables ...
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Google Lighthouse gives a warning that the Module.css files in my DotNetNuke (DNN) modules are render blocking resources

How can I fix my DotNetNuke modules from causing render blocking?
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Display custom domain in search results rather than wordpress.com subdomain

How to show a custom domain URL instead of domain's URL assigned by wordpress.com in the Google search results? For example, if I have free subdomain like http://example.wordpress.com, how can I show ...
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SoftwareApplication and WebApplication structured data not shown in search console enhancements

I have a pricing page with SoftwareApplication structured data that has a sub-type of WebApplication set. The structured data rendered properly and saved to indexed page content. But I see only these ...
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Is using “in partnership with” enough to tell Google about sponsored links in an article?

If you post an article on a website and it says "in partnership with X agency" and that article has a few backlinks to some brands, does Google recognize that this article is 'sponsored' and ...
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Is cloudlayar a legit protection service?

I recently came across a very cheap protection service similar to Cloudflare called Cloudlayar: https://cloudlayar.com/ It's a bit weird because the prices are too good to be true, no PayPal (so ...
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Is there a way to force a variant in Google Optimize?

Here Google explains how to get the Google Optimize variant and change your page accordingly using gtag. What I need to do is to be able to set the variant number for a specific experiment with ...
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Using Google Analytics to track popularity a series of checkboxes on a webpage

I have a WebPage page that has lots of checkboxes on. Each one does something different. I would like to know which of these checkboxes is most popular with users. I am aware that I can assign ...
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Is it better for SEO to link an entire section, or just the “read more” inside it?

I have an question that I'd like to get an in-depth answer for and could not find an answer. If we assume that both of the following are styled exactly the same, which is better/worse/right/wrong ...
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How to link new Google Analytics (version 4) property with Search Console?

I just created the other day a Google Analytics property for a new website, and it was created using the new Analytics version (v4). Now I'm trying to link it to my existing Search Console account for ...
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I'm being outranked by iframe of my ownsite

My website is being outranked by another third party website through an iframe of my website. Their website is featuring my website through an iFrame on a basic page. This page consists of a header, ...
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Spam, captcha - limit Contact Us page to country where you're doing business

I do business only in the USA, however my content is relevant in just about any region of the world. I routinely get spam via my Contact Us page, almost all of which comes from outside of the US. ...
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Low SEO difficulty but high number of backlinks required? (Ubersuggest)

I have recently started using Ubersuggest, and while doing keyword research, I noticed that certain keywords are set quite a low SEO difficulty (indicating that it is not too difficult to rank ...
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Can I use a separate hosting company for a subdomain?

I own a .me domain (bought with GoDaddy), where I have my web hosted using Github pages. Now, I would like to create a sub-domain or sub-page (such that subdomain.example.me or example.me/subdomain) ...
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What can be a reason of a “The requested URL / was not found on this server” error in case of an addon domain? [closed]

Let's say I have a site hosted on a.example.com. I'm adding an addon domain to the server (shared hosting): b.example.com and point this domain to the server IP address. Visiting b.example.com ...
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What can affect google results in different locations?

My website has very different SERP positions depending on the country. Especially low positions in developed countries such as the USA and UK. I've been trying to do something with it for 5 years. ...
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Can Cloudflare workers be used for heavy traffic?

I tried to find the details about traffic limit on Cloudflare workers, the only limit I found is by the number of requests. Can I use it to provide extremely heavy traffic 10, 20, 30, 50, 100, or 1000 ...
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How to make localized site discoverable on SERP

I localized my website more than a week ago in the hopes that the corresponding localized version would show up on the SERP. However, only the English version shows up, even though all pages have been ...
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Pageviews by Source/Medium in Google Analytics

I know that generally we shouldn't combine metrics and dimensions of different scope, however I also know that there are some exceptions. Is Pageviews by Source/Medium one of those exceptions? And if ...
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Using own SMTP server with GSuite

We've been having problems recently with our email ending up in junk and after doing some testing it turns out that (some of) the GSuite IPs have been blacklisted, which explains the partial ...
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Can we edit 301 redirects?

If we set 301 redirects using a plugin, does Google consider those 301 redirects irrevocable? i.e. even if we updated the redirect's URL target, Google would still only consider the original redirects....
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How does Facebook Ads bidding strategy decide ties?

If 2 entities are targetting the same set of audience and set exactly the same bid strategy and bid amount then how does Facebook decide who wins the bid? What's the tie-breaker logic? Example: Entity ...
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robots meta tag for specific web crawler

Web crawler list What I want noimageindex (Indexation-controlling parameters) will only work for googlebot (2 : two meta tag - code below) Others all crawlers (example as a YandexBot, Baiduspider) ...
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GDPR and WebRTC

What do I need to say on my website to cover GDPR rules, or the US equivalent? I am in the process of nearly completing a small web-game that allows players to play each other using WebRTC. It is turn ...
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How do I troubleshoot 403 access forbidden by rule error?

In the first 40-50 minutes after I restart my server (Apache with Ngintron) I get a 403 nginx error, and in the logs it says "access forbidden by rule". I have all my traffic redirected to ...
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What is a difference in the order of “follow” and “index” in a robots meta tag?

What is the difference between <meta name="robots" content="follow, index"> and <meta name="robots" content="index, follow"> Would either create ...
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How to find the DKIM selector without being the owner of the domain? [closed]

it seems the emails of my client are always landing in my Spam folder. I suspect his DKIM TXT record is missing (or even the subdomain at all). I would like to validate this before suggesting help on ...
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Googlebot doesn't see links in Angular SPA because routerLink is rendered with a href starting with a hash

In My Angular SPA I have links like: <a routerLink="/en/my-page" ... When I check it in google search console I see that googlebot see the link as: <a href="#/en/my-page" ......
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Avoid multiple page redirects about from HTTP to HTTPS and from non-www HTTPS to with-www HTTPS

Humbly, In Google PageSpeed Insights test I got 95 score for mobile and 95 score for desktop with pretty much just one error: Avoid multiple page redirects The first entry of the error is about HTTP ...
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How can I make a card element to be a link in Boomla?

I have a card element in Boomla UIKit, and I want it to become a clickable link that leads to another site (and also set target=_blank possibly). I've searched for the available elements, but couldn't ...
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What are HTML meta tags date, search_date, and DC.title?

What are purpose of these tags? What is meaning of DC.title? I collected the tags from this github source <meta name='date' content='Sep. 27, 2010'> <meta name='search_date' content='2010-09-...
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Can I use Google Analytics on URL shortener redirects powered by PHP?

I have a short URL website like Bitly which currently redirect users with PHP from my site to a site of their choice. I want to add Google Analytics to the redirect pages but I am stuck on the problem ...

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