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Why do "Registration-bots" exist? What do they gain from registering on my site?

When an online account's password is compromised, the hackers will sometimes sign the victim up for accounts on a ton of other online services. They hope that their actual nefarious activities are ...
Michael come lately's user avatar
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Can I use imgur as a CDN?

It looks like they clarified their TOS to specifically shield them from being used as a CDN (emphasis mine): Also, don't use Imgur to host image libraries you link to from elsewhere, content for ...
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Does using h4 and h5 tags in a list of products improve SEO?

There seems to be a few things to consider. The first thing to know is that search engines do not match keywords as the SEO community would like you to believe. Instead, various forms of linguistic ...
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Does using h4 and h5 tags in a list of products improve SEO?

Here is an article that has the same answer I would give: H3, H4, H5, and H6 tags are not useful for SEO. They do however show how heading should be used on a category page and do recommend putting ...
Stephen Ostermiller's user avatar
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Can alt text be the same for multiple product images?

There can be more than one path here, and it depends on a couple of factors: Do you want all the images to be competitive in image search, or are you okay with only your main product image being ...
Henry Visotski's user avatar
5 votes

Can I use images from the manufacturer's website or other retailers for my eCommerce site?

No. You cannot. Copyright and trademark law applies no matter what you are using it for or for whom. But just ask for permission. This removes all ambiguity. Promoting their product that you are ...
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What's the difference between Brand and Organization in Schema.org?

The difference might become clearer for cases where the organization name is not identical to the brand name. For example, consider the company Lenovo (Organization) which owns the brand ThinkPad (...
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What's the difference between Brand and Organization in Schema.org?

Usually Organization represents a company itself (school, NGO, corporation, club, etc.) whereas a Brand represents a product or service. In many cases these may be the same, e.g. Adidas; but not ...
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How to track a product filter in the product list view with Google Analytics?

The most generalized way you can use to see user behavior for filters is : ga('send', { hitType: 'event', eventCategory: 'Filters', eventAction: '{{FilterName}} Set', // FilterName : Color, ...
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Payment methods in France

It all depends on the nature of your webshop and the goods you are offering. France tends to be Credit Card, PayPal and Carte-Blue heavy. Credit Card (MasterCard, AmEx) PayPal Carte-Blue (Debit Card) ...
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Schema.org Product: Same product, different quantities?

You can provide multiple Offer items for the same Product item. Offer allows you to use the eligibleQuantity property: The interval and unit of measurement of ordering quantities for which the offer ...
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If I sell the same things that a manufacturer sells on their site, does my SEO suffer if I use their default product descriptions?

Think about it this way, if you buy products from a manufacturer with the purpose of reselling them, you need information or specs that will help you describe those product back to your clients. If ...
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What are the SEO benefits of a product specification/detail page vs a product overview page?

This is a question concerning keyword targeting. If there is traffic on a review keyword specifically, it would be easier to target it with a separate page (no matter if that's a blog post). That way ...
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Hierarchical vs Flat sitemap

Your question actually breaks down into a couple categories, each of which has different considerations: XML Sitemap In your XML sitemap, you can specify both change frequency and priority ranking ...
Anson W Han's user avatar
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Can alt text be the same for multiple product images?

Alt text should be written as if it were describing the significant parts of the image to a blind person. So yes, three images can all have the same alt text, but only if all three images are ...
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Solution for real time image resizing

Do you have a Linux sandbox setup? Linux by default uses bash as the default shell. Bash is more than a command prompt it is a full language with variables, conditional statements, loops, functions, ...
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Can an ecommerce website be banned for using the manufacturer's description of a product?

absolutely yes. Site with little or no original content is for Google like an affiliate website, which promotes a third part product with third part content and cuts cookie. https://...
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Google Rich Snippet for GTIN & SKU numbers

Google only specifies that it is used for "various identification properties". This would strongly suggest that it is used purely for identifying the same product across multiple websites, which I ...
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Why are there missing sessions in GA shopping behavior analysis?

The answer is quite easy when you look closer to the screenshot or your Google Analytics account. The missing sessions enter the funnel in later steps - like you can see in the screenshot. If you ...
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Tracking an e-commerce conversion with Google Analytics - Analytics.js

Go to your Google analytics Admin page and check if your VIEW(s) has ecommerce enabled (Set to ON). Also make sure you have created a Goal to track conversion to that "thank you" Page. If you use a ...
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Is there a Schema.org markup for an Offer which has an order-level charge?

An Offer can reference a PriceSpecification item with the priceSpecification property: One or more detailed price specifications, indicating the unit price and delivery or payment charges. This ...
unor's user avatar
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What are the pros/cons of ecommerce store as subdomain vs integrated into main domain?

When you are using two different pieces of software, it is far easier to host the two parts of your site on different subdomains. It is very common to have: blog.example.com/ running WordPress ...
Stephen Ostermiller's user avatar
2 votes

How can I create a rule within BigCommerce to place a customer in a group?

You can classify customers into different segments, or groups, by using the Customer Groups feature, which is available on select BigCommerce plans. Customer groups allow you to organize your ...
Arsalan Sajid's user avatar
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Product position in Google analytics

The product list position is used, at least, in the Product List Performance reports. When sending in product impressions, you can include the product position, as well as the product list name. The ...
nyuen's user avatar
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How to determine if I should hide a page from search robots

For each page you have three options: Noindex the page to prevent Google from including it Add content to the page and change keywords Do nothing and allow Google to index thin duplicate content ...
Stephen Ostermiller's user avatar
2 votes

What are the advantages of using a 3rd party product review aggregator compared to self managing reviews?

It depends.. do you want control of your reviews or allow anyone to leave one even if they never did business with you? Keep in mind the most "helpful" reviews on most review sites are sadly, the bad ...
norcal johnny's user avatar
2 votes

In a WordPress e-commerce website - Why are product titles with wording better than titles with just numbers?

Titles are always better for image/product searches, ranking and user experience. What do search engines like? Alt text for photos, relevant image titles, and descriptive text. Numbers have little ...
norcal johnny's user avatar
2 votes

How do I configure OpenCart for prices that already include tax?

Hi you can disable the taxes and enter the prices including tax. Go to Admin Dasboard > Settings > Edit Store > In Option tab select Display prices with out taxes
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How to use price range inside "Offer" type?

You can have a PriceSpecification for the Offer, by using the priceSpecification property: <article itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Product"> <div itemprop="offers" itemscope ...
unor's user avatar
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How can I block my website in other countries?

Filter visitors by .htaccess: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{ENV:IP2LOCATION_COUNTRY_SHORT} ^IN$ RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://Mywebsite/Indiapage.php [L] And for the rest you redirect to world/...
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