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Will googlebot misinterpret my site if I had no spacing between anchor tags?

I do not know a great deal about Search Engine Optimization, but I do know enough about HTML parsing to know that whitespace is mostly ignored to the parser. HTML parsers and SEO parsers should work ...
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A large image placed at top of page causes page-speed insights to complain

The only issue I can see on that URL is that you're missing width and height attributes on the big image at the top. This means after getting the HTML page, the browser has to wait for the image to ...
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Printable characters between two links. How to legally hide so my page still appears correctly?

When you don´t put something in between, are your links even visible / klickable on your page? Normally you would attach a link to a picture like this. <a href="image1"><img src="example....
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Anchor text and SEO

You have to stop listening to all these so call SEO experts with something to sell!! This is just plain Bull Squirt! Stop buying what these SEO parroting idiots are selling. It is a fools errand to ...
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Hidden text and links appearing just on click for SEO?

Javascript?.... no problem! kind off... Google and other search engines have had the ability to make sense of JavaScript for some years, however depending on how complex your scripts are will ...
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How important is the text on your frontpage for SEO?

homepage content isnt as important as people make it. It's more about backlinks and inbound links to your site. If homepage content was important then every company would be adding tons of content to ...
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Would a long article using SVG rendered letters (rather than a font) be performant (usable and scrollable)?

Tried it out. Took about ~5 seconds to render 10,000 icons as inline svgs locally, and scrolling flashes white a little bit. Didn't do any optimization, don't really know what could be done, but doesn'...
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Is it a good practice to add text after products?

Sure it is. Category pages should in most cases be indexed anyway, and you want to increase the chances of those showing up in search results. Thus, a few lines of reasonably optimized text will only ...
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What is this symbol (appears before line break)?

Because this visual artifact shows up on your physical device but not in Chrome for Desktop's Device Mode emulation, I wonder if this may be some kind of CSS or other rendering issue rather than a ...
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Is a homepage with little or no text OK for SEO?

A text-light home page is usually fine for SEO. The home page has two important SEO functions: Rank for your brand name. Link to your most important content. Your page with little text and just two ...
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For SEO, can the home page contain summary text about several categories with multiple paragraphs written on more specific pages?

Let me answer from Google's perspective. What are the rules in 2021 for writing text for SEO? Perhaps the following Google recommendations can help: Content and quality questions Does the content ...
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Seobility "Text Duplicate" error from separate mobile and desktop menus

This is not a serious error. It is merely an indication that some link texts are duplicated. In this particular case it is because the menu is present twice in the source code. Once as a menu and once ...
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MediaWiki: Enable text compression

You can activate compression using .htaccess file if your server supports it. Just create a ".htaccess" file on your http root with this contents and run the test again: <ifModule mod_gzip.c> ...
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How does censoring swear words by masking the middle characters with punctuation affect the SEO of a book negatively?

When it comes to SEO, "negative" means a lower page ranking. That being said, in your case you have nothing to worry about. Google will probably categorize this specific word as gibberish. Even then, ...
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"Glitch" text effect and SEO

Just to define your terms, it sounds like "glitch" text is text that has effects applied to it that may make it difficult to read such as: quivering "televisions static" effects looks like it was ...
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What is the smallest size of text that is allowed for an Adsense advertisement label?

Are you asking about font size? 6px or larger is advised. Maybe one of these links can help you out. http://adsense.blogspot.com/2009/06/font-size-matters.html https://support.google.com/adsense/...
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Can it be an issue to search engines if a primary image in a webpage is not declared with an image tag?

I don't know why you want to change order but let me clear that Google ads using asynchronous code to load ads without waiting itself i.e. other things can be load without waiting of ads execution. ...
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Will googlebot misinterpret my site if I had no spacing between anchor tags?

You will not have any problems with this at all and Google recommends you remove such space when possible. Minification refers to the process of removing unnecessary or redundant data without ...
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forcing text-only adsense ads with legal settings

You can follow the instructions located at https://support.google.com/adsense/answer/30629?hl=en which specifically deal with configuring which types of ads to show in your ad units. Basically you can ...
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Why is 320x50 the smallest "recommended" ad unit for adsense?

Google recommends certain sizes because the have the most inventory for those sizes. Advertisers only upload a limited number creatives and tend to start with the most popular sizes. You are free to ...
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