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Generating backlinks through a javascript video widget without getting manual action penalties?

Google no longer views widgets as harmless. They have been used too many times to manipulate search results. Your plan to use widgets to build backlinks is a risky plan today. Google's official ...
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Embedding complete articles from another site on your own website. Legal?

I long as you clearly mention the author or the article and the source, I don't see why it's illegal (unless the source has clearly stated so). But embed or iframes usually provides a bad user ...
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Embed vs downloaded gif

It is almost always better to download it to your site. If you have a link to the image and the originating site deletes the file, you will end up with something other than you expect in that spot on ...
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How to embed GitHub "Discussions" thread within your website

Some options that use the GitHub API: https://github.com/giscus/giscus "A comments system powered by GitHub Discussions. Let visitors leave comments and reactions on your website via GitHub! ...
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Embed YouTube playlist/video using high-res image placeholder

Each YouTube video has 4 generated images. They are predictably formatted as follows: http://img.youtube.com/vi/<insert-youtube-video-id-here>/0.jpg http://img.youtube.com/vi/<insert-youtube-...
norcal johnny's user avatar
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How to enable autoplay of a YouTube video in Blogger?

Remove the first & after the question mark Like this: <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gxIv_ngpZYo?autoplay=1" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-...
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How to display non-SSL images on HTTPS connection?

They don't show up on the sites after SSL is installed tho of course. Because the browser issues a security warning. The only way round this is to change all requests to HTTPS. If the site you are ...
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Does having multiple embeded items effect SEO by leaking PageRank or appearing low quality?

Embedding content on your page from other providers like YouTube and Pinterest won't channel ranking away from your page. What matters is originality and the user experience such as page load times. ...
Chris Rutherfurd's user avatar
2 votes

How to configure videos from Google Drive embedded on Google Sites to auto-start and loop?

It looks like they are attempting to support ?autoplay=1 but are failing at that: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9P-4EpF1HhMbHV3U3phZlVSdTQ/preview opens the video in a paused state https://drive....
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Auto Re-Size YouTube Embedded Video

You can try this: Remove the height and width from the embed code and put it between a div class and add a class to the iframe just like this: <div class="youtube"> <iframe src="//www....
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Embed YouTube playlist/video using high-res image placeholder

Google brought me here when I was looking for help to the same blurry thumbnail problem. I found this great solution: Simply replace the old embed playlist spell... /embed/videoseries?list= ...with ...
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Which code to embed in my website for cross-domain Google Analytics (Universal Analytics)?

Unless you have actual links, linking between the sites, or mechanisms in place that move site visitors between sites (eg site registration taking them to another site upon completion or similar), ...
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Generating backlinks through a javascript video widget without getting manual action penalties?

Links from footer, banners, widgets are against Google webmaster policies. But Further, it depends on how we use it like as Guest posting... Google Officially said that they are targeting spamming ...
Harpreet Munjal's user avatar
1 vote

Generating backlinks through a javascript video widget without getting manual action penalties?

You already have a good answer about links in the widgets. That's how I'll deal with this situation: Logo-link to my home in the player (same as youtube, dailymotion, etc ). Brand traffic, no SEO. ...
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Using Google Analytics to track my content in iframe on third-party sites?

Be sure to use a custom tracker object for your Google Analytics script. The reason behind this is if a site is running Google Analytics, then their script calls might end up being recorded in your ...
Prasad Ajinkya's user avatar
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Provide a YouTube videobar on my website

Unfortunately this is no longer supported officially by Googe. The only way I could see this being possible would not be as a video bar per-say but as a page with a grid of video images embedded from ...
Chris Rutherfurd's user avatar
1 vote

Embed audio broadcasting on web page

There was a time when soundcast/icecast worked, somewhat. But with flash being very limited with device compatibility I ditched both years ago. 2 things to consider when streaming..listeners for the ...
norcal johnny's user avatar

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