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Google Search console - Duplicate, submitted URL not selected as canonical

I am currently facing a major issues as the German content of our website at /de/ is not being indexed. Here is the error from Google Search Console: Duplicate, submitted URL not selected as canonical ...
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Why is Google seeing a redirected URL as canonical?

My client's site 301 redirects example.com to www.example.com However, Google Search Console is saying that example.com is the canonical version of the homepage. The homepage is performing terribly (...
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Do back links to a language subdirectory affect the rankings of all languages on the site?

Consider example.com as the root of my French site and example.com/en/ as the English version, and example.com/ar/ as the Arabic version. All language versions are generated manually (not IP-based ...
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Will a 307 redirect to a 503 error page during a six hour maintenance window affect SEO?

I run a pretty high-traffic ecommerce site. There's going to be a period of time when a 3rd-party service will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance, which will make most of my site inoperable. My ...
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How to show phone numbers in Google knowledge panel?

I would like to show customer service numbers as shown in attached image in knowledge panel. Where from this information is coming, how to show these in another banking site.
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Workaround to password protect new Google Sites with custom domain

I want to create a document and video library, and there are some conflicting constraints: we want to keep the maintenance and updating of the library separate from the team that manages the main ...
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Why did Google Search Console only discover one URL in my sitemap?

I have a website and I changed the system from my previous web, but still with the same domain (eg: example.com). The web upgrade is complete and I want to have search engines index all page URLs on ...
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Are H1, title, and meta tags mandatory on a 404 error page?

404 error page is not used to enhance SEO (see: https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/2445990), so does it really necessary to have the H1 tag, a page title, a meta description, and a ...
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Google Search Console Dropped to 0 Pages

I currently have 40 valid URLs on my website and my sitemap matches that. I have updated my sitemap so that I remove any unnecessary URLs (5000 URLs back to 40). I uploaded the sitemap again to the ...
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Why does my domain redirect in some browsers and not others? [closed]

I use three domains and two of them redirect to the third. Let's say they are A.org, B.org, and C.org. Last weekend, I changed the redirects from {A.org, B.org} -> C.org to {A.org, C.org} -> B....
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Use of single-page sites to point to products?

I am contemplating creating a couple single page sites to point to a particular woocommerce item. Advantages are: Can gear the content of the page to that single item for SEO and readability Can ...
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Should I break down my long list into several pages?

I have a media outlet that is focused on entertainment like games and movies. We write a lot of long lists like 50 best 2021 games and such. A question that I have is that should I have one long page ...
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How to force the root domain over https without a 301 redirection?

My Goal: My goal is for new users who have never visited my page, and who are unlikely to explicitly type https:// in front of my-domain.com to land on the https://my-domain.com with a response code ...
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How can i pass existing GTM-triggered FB pixel events to FaceBook Conversions API?

I have set up triggers in Google Tag Manager that in their turn triggers FaceBook pixel events. Now I want to send these Facebook pixel events to Facebook Conversions API also. The solutions that I ...
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How does google read Quora's QA schema, it doesn have RDFa, Json LD, or Microdata? [closed]

I'm making a scraper to read question / answer data for students that supports RDFa, Json LD, and Microdata, but quora confuses me. In a google search, I see a QA block, but if I go to the URL https://...
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Responsive side-by-side images with overlay text when hovering [migrated]

I'd like to have a header and then three images side-by-side. When in small screens, the images should occupy all the width and be placed vertically one after another. For each image, when the mouse ...
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Can a use a masked redirect from an alternate domain using the HTTPS of the main domain?

I have a domain redirected toward a server where my site is hosted secured with an SSL. So, if I enter https://site.example I get from my hosting server a page with the nice little padlock, the page ...
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What's the purpose of 'instagram hacker tool' websites? [closed]

There are over 9000 websites on the web claiming that they can hack instagram accounts. In reality none of them does what they say they do. So, What's their purpose? Why are they on the web? If it's ...
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Is request rate throttling ok for ad bots?

We're using a header-bidding partner for our website, so we're serving ads from multiple demand partners. A lot of these partners have their bots and so our website is getting accessed by them pretty ...
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The impact of fake comments on Google rankings [closed]

Do fake comments affect SEO or Google rankings?
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System to distribute update files [closed]

I'm a bit new to the web side of programming. Can I use Apache for file hosting and recording of clients that download a file? I need to distribute update files to clients and want to record client ID'...
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Keep back-link power when a site frequently changes domain name due to getting blocked

In my case, my domain will change regularly because streaming sites are always blocked from time to time, Info: all site structure is same, just change domain domainA = first domain domain b,c,d,e = ...
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same websites on two domains without getting penalized by google? [duplicate]

somerandomwebsite.com somerandomwebsite.london Is it technically possible to host the same entire website on two domains so that google doesn't penalize me?
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Does Google analytics count as new users if users not revisit within 24hours on IOS14?

With regards to first party cookies, does Google analytics count as new users if the users not revisit on the website within 24 hours as a first party cookie is deleted within 24 hours?
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Sitemap can be read, but has errors: Unsupported file format [duplicate]

Google Search Console is showing the following error: Sitemap can be read, but has errors Unsupported file format I tried validating the sitemap here, and it shows me the following error: Incorrect ...
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Why do browsers know to lookup the `www` record if DNS query for @ gets NXDOMAIN?

Description If I dig for businessbrief.xyz, I get no results, but the subdomain www returns an address. Entering businessbrief.xyz into any browser's address bar goes to a valid web address. Data Note ...
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Google bots redirecting to admin login page and not indexing the site

I've been submitting my website to the search console for a month. So far, only one keyword has been ranked. When I checked the url Inspection tool to see why this is the case, only the Google Bot ...
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Does opting out of the 60-day domain transfer lock allow domains to be sold at any time including the day of purchase for .com domains?

The iCANN rules on this question do not clarify this rule. Sections of the rule reveal information that led me to believe that it is possible to get around this rule with opting out of the 60-day lock ...
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Wordpress pages have canonical entry to another website caused by Yoast

I originally posted this question on the main stackoverflow site, but was advised to delete it there and repost it here. If this is still not the right place, please let me know. We have a Wordpress ...
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Show pickup locations on Google Maps and SERP

Having trouble getting a clear answer to this but wondering how do places like Zipcar get their locations on google maps without having a physical location there? Is this all done organically by ...
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Crawled - currently not indexed after removing www from domain

I am running a Woocommerce based website which had the address http://www.example.com. I then removed www as Adsense will not let me register the site. After that, I add new items but GSC keeps saying ...
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Google Search Console says I have Mobile Usability errors but shows no example URLs

Google Search Console is reporting several errors on my site, each of which has occurs on 1-2 pages per day judging by the red graph, with some days showing no issues at all. I think this variation ...
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10 ranking places of difference between Safari@MacOS and Chrome@Win10

My client's site is differently ranked on MacOS and Windows. Safari@MacOS displays his site on place 7, Chrome@Win10 display him on the place 17. Both surely incognito windows. This ranking difference ...
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Indexing for multilanguage site

I have two language on my site and I'm using multipage vue. I have nl and tr language and I have an index page for who enter except Turkey and Netherlands countries. My pages like this; Index(for ...
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Can I tell google to temporarily index certain pages? I don't know if I want it to be permanent

I have a new product I'm creating which will generate tons of content that I want indexed on google, however, if it turns out to not be as fruitful as I hope, I want to remove it. There won't be a ...
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google analytics code isn't working

I have the following Google Analytics code installed on my website: <script> (function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){i['GoogleAnalyticsObject']=r;i[r]=i[r]||function(){ (i[r].q=i[r]....
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Schema.org's itemscopes that are not mentioned in Google documentation

Schema.org is much richer in items than Google's documentation. For example Quotation or Diet. Google is one of the founders of schema.org, though it is independent. Could you tell me whether schema....
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Domain cookie (_ga) from upper-level domain

I have deleted Google analytics account, Google site Kit plugin and Google .html verification file from the server about 30 min ago. Yet, I see a _ga cookie still being set. For example, we can take ...
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Does it make sense to host media on a .onion site on the darknet, or can I link to lightweb as well?

There is a resource on the light web (normal Internet), hosted on multiple servers and subdomains. Let's nominally call servers A (main, with code) and B (auxiliary, with photos and videos), and the ...
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Domain & sub-domain server configuration for DNS & SSL fails with "certificate transparency required" [closed]

Here is the kind of configuration I would love to do: I added an A record for my domain example.com. It is working at Host2 and now it is reachable. I bought an SSL certificate for example.com so ...
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My FAQ schema do not shown in google for the home page [duplicate]

I am using the FAQ Schema on my home page(Ulatus.jp) and Json code is correctly implemented, I checked on Search console rich result tool. But, still my FAQ schema is not showing in google, and ...
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Connecting domain and email hosting from one.com to Netlify

I am a beginner of webdevelopment and have successfully deployed my website at Netlify. I bought a domain with email hosting at one.com and now I want to redirect it to Netlify DNS to be provided with ...
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CSS & Image Files Are Blocked by Googlebot after Rendering

When rendering my website in Mobile-Friendly Test, I saw that my sites' CSS + Images are blocked. See This Screenshot See This Screenshot The site is built on Elementor, there isn't a cache plugin. I ...
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Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS) Issue: How to find the cause?

In Google Search Console > Core Web Vitals, I have many 'poor' pages, and the problem GSC is saying is Cumulative Layout Shift CLS. Doing a page speeds insights (PSI) analysis, shows a very poor (...
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https certificate when you _only_ need backend and don't care about domain name

My application has static front-end content as well as a backend server. I already have an existing mechanism to serve the front-end; I'm running the backend in an AWS EC2 (with Elastic IP). ...
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How to make url seo change properly [closed]

I have a new site where I have a bunch of urls-location-services with prepositions on it. To make the change from an effective way I have: Changed all urls removing the prepositions. Added a 301 ...
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DNS Flooding? Entire Domain was down after fixing a Cloudflare typo in our name servers. Why did this happen? [closed]

TL;DR: We just had a massive outage that lasted for 2 days. Our critical systems are routed through our domains (Email, VPN and website, AFAIK) We have been making updates to our registrar's NS ...
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How are credentials stored and encrypted in Nexus Repository Manager OSS 2.14?

How does Nexus Repository Manager OSS 2.14 store and encrypt it's user credentials? I couldn’t finy anything in the documentation, knowledge base nor on the web on how credentials (local users) are ...
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IIS: Using Outbound Rules to add Web Analytics tracking code [closed]

I am following https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/iis/extensions/url-rewrite-module/using-outbound-rules-to-add-web-analytics-tracking-code to the letter but always have my pages 500 on me I can't get ...
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10 seconds on site within Google Analytics versus Tag manager Timer

We use Google Analytics to measure traffic coming from our marketing campaigns. For one of our customers we are currently running vastly different campaigns on the same site. To easily split the ...

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