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Better question would be: Are two words a relevant pagetitle to that page? It's a bit minimal, but if relevant, it's no problem. But I dont think it can be very relevant with only two words.


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A quick point on this. A site I work on recently got a manual action penalty from Google for having organization JSON-LD markup across every single page on their domain. It didn't affect rankings of course but would have impacted all other structured data until resolved. It's one of the minor pitfalls of JSON-LD; that you can put it anywhere and if Google ...


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Page speed is a ranking factor to some degree, as mentioned by Matt Cutts in this related video (Aug 2013): Is page speed a more important factor for mobile sites?. However, pages are also ranked on their own merits. So that one page may not (should not) bring down the ranking of the other (fast) pages on your site (if that is what you are implying). But ...


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Yes, it's OK to have Schema Product Properties for multiple products on a page, as demonstrated here: Schema.org Markup of a SERP / Product Listing (And in the top example of this related question) If Google's Structured Data Testing Tool displays each of the items under the Extracted structured data section with the correct data, as it does here (using ...


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Google looks for such information in traditional places such as About, Contact, Company Info, the sites header, or the sites footer. This began in the early days of semantics where specific information from any website was collected to better help match search intent with entities, locale, and persons. The home page is a good place for this, but is not ...


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Proper selection of title / url permalink does make a difference to your seo rankings as the title / url put a strong emphasis on what the content of the page looks like and it should ideally match the content of your page as crawler is intelligent enough to identify the title you are giving to your page and content on that page. These matters for most of ...


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There is no maximum number of pages for a website in terms of SEO. As far as SEO goes, your website should have as many high quality pages as you can produce that are relevant to your website's topic. Bad SEO comes not from having too many pages, but from having too many low quality pages. StackOverflow is a great example of a website with many pages but ...


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For such a small website there is no harm in repeating the the phrase in all of the page titles as long as it isn't the actual page title for all of the pages. But having a portion of the title being identical accross the pages won't hurt the site's SEO efforts at all and is a very common thing to do. I wouln't give it any special consideration or concern at ...


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Yes, you could/should add the markup on any page where relevant content can be marked up. However, you should not add several items for the same thing on the same page, unless something like Microdata’s itemid can be used to specify that the items are actually about the same thing. You might use the itemref attribute if you have relevant data about the same ...


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From the Google's support page you can find that Page titles should be descriptive and concise. Avoid vague descriptors like "Home" for your home page, or "Profile" for a specific person's profile A title tag is the most important tag in your page. It tells the search engines what your page is about so avoid two word title for your page. But there ...


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Instead of just showing 1000 links all at once, you could introduce: a pagination feature - showing between 10 and 30 links per page, e.g. 50 pages of 20 links each, or 20 pages of 50 links each. For example: |< < Page 3 of 20 > >| a search box - enabling users to seach for a document using related keywords instead of scrolling through an ...


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It depends what is on those pages, you didn't give any details. If the home (front) page is identical to /page-1 then it would be best to set the canonical on both pages to the home page (ie https://example.com). If the pages have different content they should have their own canonical.


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Showing bots better performance won't help SEO. If that is what you hope to gain from it, it won't work. Google's algorithms for slow sites only punish really slow sites. Ones that take 7+ seconds to serve the initial page request. As long as your site is even decently fast, you won't have any problems with Google's site speed algorithms that punish ...


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Duplicating pages to better target the title for keywords is not an effective SEO strategy. There are two things that will work against you: Google detects when pages are substantially duplicate and chooses just one of them to index. If you have three pages that only differ in their title, only one of them has a chance of getting indexed. Google see such ...


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You can be certain of one thing: Google does all they can to give people the info they are looking for. Tools on how to tell genuine search querry info have changed over time - and will change. But the goal remains the same. That's why I'm certain that duplicating content for no reason but trying to "outsmart Google" is not going to end well. At least not ...


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Short titles are okay if concise and complete. However, I have always recommended using of much of the entire real estate as possible for performance and here is what I mean. It is rare that one or two words offer a complete title that engages a user and performs well for click-through rates (CTR). The CTR is extremely important. What would be the point of ...


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Source: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=1211158 Google currently supports rich snippets for people, events, reviews, products, recipes, and breadcrumb navigation. So, no address information will be shown in SERP. However, Google may change it's algorithms some time later, like showing pin icon or anything else. And ...


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The meta tags are only used to prove you're the owner of the site. It doesn't run any script to keep track of visitors or anything so as long as it's loaded once, it's ok. Alexa site ranking is based on the number of pageviews/visits from people that have the Alexa toolbar installed. An infinite scroll page will probably only count as 1 view. Alexa rank ...


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The only solution I found until now (Joomla 3.0) is adding the following snippet in your template's index.php file before <jdoc:include type="head" />. The snippet for my page looks like this: <?php if (!strncmp($this->getTitle(), "Home", 4)) { $app = JFactory::getApplication(); $this->setTitle( $app->getCfg( 'sitename' ) ); } ?> ...


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To do this in Joomla 2.5 do the following steps: Login to the Joomla backend using your administrator account Click menu manager Click Main Menu Click on Home and take note of the menu ID. Then add the following code to template's index.php file, before <jdoc:include type="head" /> (note that in the example below, 101 should be replaced with the ...


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You can only scrape the peoples names who have liked the competitions page, however you would need to have access-rights to view those names, and if you don't then the answer is NO. Now, may I suggest you try a different tactic, because you may find that this backfires if you approach all of those people, some people might not appreciate that sort of tactic....


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The average time on page is readily available by going to: Content -> Overview. The Avg. Time on page is displayed and from there you can drill down into individual pages to see the avg time on each individual page.


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I recently investigated on this for the same reasons as yours. W3C answer: Authors should use titles that identify their documents even when they are used out of context, for example in a user's history or bookmarks, or in search results. Google answer: Avoid repeated or boilerplate titles. [...] Long titles that vary by only a single piece of ...


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From a user experience viewpoint, I'd recommend making the beginning of the title as descriptive of the particular page as possible. That's because the beginning of the title (and the favicon) are what the user will see when they bookmark one of your pages or open it in a browser tab. When a user does that, presumably it's because they'll want to find the ...


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It'd be perfectly valid to mark up the same content in multiple locations. The point of microdata is that it makes your information understandable to machines (search engines, browsers, applications, what have you), so wherever data occurs on your site that you can mark up with microdata, you should mark it up. Generally speaking, I would recommend using as ...


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Google as been able to render pages even with JavaScript for years now, however, part of it's functions was calculating in a predictive fashion where elements were on a page. You and I can look at the rendered page and instantly recognize the various elements and their location and relationships to each other, but because the placement calculations were ...


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If you want the page to rank and be returned for queries relevant to the scientific papers within it, you will have to change the page structure. Right now, it's a list of 1000 links. That's a useful resource to Googlebot for discovering all the papers you link to, but not a useful page for human visitors. The New York Times has a similar approach for ...


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If your only link to these internal pages in one link each from your home page, the problem is that they don't each get enough Pagerank. Pagerank is a measure of the link juice passed to a page from its inbound links. Your home page only has so much Pagerank and it can only pass a very tiny amount when you divide it up between 1,000 links. One of the ...


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Since you're just launching, be safe in regards to SEO. If you get hit by Panda, it's a very deep hole to crawl out of, so avoid that ;) For these pages you're considering, separate the utility for human visitors from the utility for search engines. If the pages help a visitor find a specific product offered by a specific local retailer, then they ...


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