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Why are there requests for non-existent WordPress URLs on my vb.net website?

The first step is to ensure these URLs do absolutely not exist on your domain. Check your FTP now to make sure of this. Once you are certain that these files don't exist, then you can safely ignore ...
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Hosting ASP.NET on Azure for a GoDaddy Domain using CNAME

The DNS standard does not support using CNAME records for the zone apex (root domain), some DNS providers get around this by creating a virtual CNAME record where you add where it should reference and ...
Chris Rutherfurd's user avatar
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What is `/&wd=test` URL that is being requested from my site, probably by bots

This is a request from a kind of Baidu searchbot. Baidu is a search engine from China. Like Google has its own searchbot, Googlebot, so Baidu has its own. There is nothing suspicious and dangerous on ...
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Impact of using .resx files to store multilingual content on the S.E.O

I recommend you use Googlebot's fetch and render tool. It will show you exactly how Googlebot sees the webpage with your resx files and whether or not the resx script has an impact on Google's ...
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IIS 10 not showing worker process Current Requests

This is probably a little too late (10 months later), but the reason you're not getting the "Show requests" command and can't see them is because you're missing the "Request Monitor&...
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How to tell Google to pick the first page instead of 2nd or 3rd page of the listing?

Google thinks that the fifth page (in your case) answers the search query better (for the keyword you tested). The reason could be the quality of content, backlinks, etc. There is no specific method ...
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Naked domain without any page in url takes too long to load

One excellent tool for helping to diagnose this is curl along with a --write-out format and the -I and -L flags. If you use the -I option curl will provide the response headers for each completed ...
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How to set up Google tag Manager configuration in ASP NET Core razor pages

I have not used Razor Pages, but it looks like it allows you to have an HTML template, i.e. HTML that is reused site-wide or on groups of pages. So you would just need to get your tracking code and ...
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How to tell Google to pick the first page instead of 2nd or 3rd page of the listing?

Pagination is bad for SEO and has relatively poor usability. For SEO, it causes problems with duplicate and very similar pages. It isn't good at passing link juice where it is needed. Only a small ...
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How long does it take for the addition of www on the website to be indexed on Google?

Just did this, and it took 5 days. I didn't submit an XML Sitemap from Google Search Console, which supposedly could help.
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How long does it take for the addition of www on the website to be indexed on Google?

I do not think anyone can give you a time frame as to when your pages will be indexed by Google. There are a few things you can do to facilitate the process, such as going in to Google Search Console ...
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IIS 10 not showing worker process Current Requests

In my case enabling Request Monitor wasn't enough, I enabled other options in Health and Diagnostic section and restarted the IIS then I was able to see the requests.
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How can I use cookie-free domains with Microsoft Azure portal?

Using cookie free domains has very little to do with the web server that you are using. It is a technique for not sending cookie data when fetching static assets such as images, JavaScript, and CSS. ...
Stephen Ostermiller's user avatar
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How can I use cookie-free domains with Microsoft Azure portal?

I do not know Azure or Sitecore, however, I did do some poking around and this is what I found. While it appears that some sitecore cookies can be disabled such as analytics, I see no reference to ...
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IIS Applications Restarting When Root Application is Published

There are two things to consider when running an ASP.NET web app under IIS: The Application Pool and the AppDomain. The Application Pool is related to how IIS isolates processes, and the AppDomain is ...
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What is `/&wd=test` URL that is being requested from my site, probably by bots

It's most likely Baidu just being weird, and their bots sending traffic to invalid URLs. If Baidu is sending you traffic, even to weird parameters such as that I wouldn't necessarily start blocking ...
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Can I put a free woocommerce theme on an ASP.NET commerical webiste?

You would need to see the licensing of the theme that you would like to use. When you pay for a theme, you are actually paying for the license. There are many licenses that allow the content to be ...
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Linking Subdomain to Shared Windows Business Hosting

Create the subdomain at GoDaddy and at Bigrock. At GoDaddy change the A record of only the subdomain to point to the IP address of the BigRock server. That's all you need to do.
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Server.Transfer method for mobile version

As far as I understand Server.Transfer method is better than the old Response.Redirect method because its improve server request performance by reducing the number of requests. To me that is good ...
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How to avoid duplication problem in seo when create a mobile version of asp.net webpage?

Be sure to use canonical meta tags or HTTP headers. Add the following meta tag within both pages and point it to the desktop or primary version: <link rel="canonical" href="http://www.example....
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How to implement HTTPS redirection for static resources such as robots.txt in legacy ASP.NET website?

If you want to run your website over SSL you need to send everything over SSL, otherwise the security can still be compromised. That means all the static files like css, javascript, images, robots.txt ...
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Share Secure Url Between Multiple Sites

The first thing to bare in mind is that a wildcard SSL certificate is only marginally more expensive than a standard certificate, and a wildcard certificate would resolve the issues cleanly. If a ...
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Set Expires: -1 HTTP Header by mistake and visitors dropped?

Would the Expires:-1 be the cause of why my number of visitors has dropped from average of about 3800 to 1300 No. The Expires header simply controls caching. A value of -1 (strictly an invalid value,...
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Google searches my old website contents not current content

If your old path scheme does not conflict with the new one, you can serve both pages and tell Google that /vision/my-vision should actually be /posts/vision/my-vision, by redirecting /vision/my-...
Franklin Yu's user avatar
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How do I configure IIS 7.5 to allow using a network share as an image src?

Have you considered creating a mapped network drive on the local machine that IIS is on (i.e. \NetworkShare mapped to drive letter "X:") with appropriate permissions and then create a virtual ...
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What can I do about Hack Attempts

Personally, I redirect requests to non-existent CMS login pages to a script that temp-blocks the IP's, files an abuse report with AbuseIPDB, and adds the IP to a set of blocklists that I maintain ...
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