Prasad Ajinkya
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Google adwords keywords combinations (does it make a difference)
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They do. Since, both the options represent different user intents. In option A, there are two keywords - Teenager Psychological Help So, I could have two pages no my site, one on life of a ...

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Images from the site doesn't show up in Google image search, does it need an image sitemap?
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What I can tell you for certain, is that adding an image sitemap into your webmaster account, allows you to tracking the index status of your images. For example, lets say I have some 10 odd pages ...

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Does target blank on internal links affect Google Analytics and search engines in any way?
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It does not impact your Google Analytics data per se. However, I do not know whether it impacts SEO or not (since the ranking factors themselves are not disclosed). Google has a tool called as ...

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How to delete a long list of sites from Webmaster Tools?
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To remove the properties from Google's index, you would first have to add the properties again in your Webmaster account, then go to each of the sites and request removal of the whole site.

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Google Analytics Campaign or Medium Tracking with Privacy Browsers
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Let's take a look at each of the things the user has turned off. It blocks ads, this really won't stop Google Analytics (GA) from measuring your data. I believe the only data GA wont get is ...

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Why would my website language be incorrectly detected, and how do I set it to the right language?
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I believe that using hreflang for language would solve the problem. What Steve is suggesting in the answer above might also work.

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Event tracking that will work in multiple websites with various versions of Google Analytics without interfering with other tracking
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You have taken an interesting approach for solving this across all GA implementations! What worries me is the broad strokes with which you are spamming all GA trackers with your event data. Let's ...

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Google Analytics events not registering
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This is the event code you want to trigger - ga('send', 'event', 'download', 'click','download overview'); However, it could be that the tracker object (in the sample above it is ga), might have ...

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How long it takes for Google to see structured data after update?
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It should be detected as soon as the re-crawl happens. Do check the correctness of the JSON-LD scripts using the structured data testing tool available in Webmaster.

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Tracking multiple forms from Contact Form 7 in GA as separate events
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What you could do, is change the label parameter in the event information. I see that you are using a WP plugin (DuracellTomi's GTM, I guess) for using GTM on WP. I do hope you have setup GTM ...

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Is localStorage more permanent than cookies for user identification in Google Analytics?
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Switching to localstorage wont solve the problem. Those will still be termed as direct traffic. What you should look into is the multi-channel attribution reports (it's under Conversion > Multi-...

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Suspiciously low CTR for brand searches reported by Google search console
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Using Google Webmaster Tools, you can look at two numbers. The impressions for the branded keywords. If its not being search enough number of times, even if you might be ranking 1, 2 and 3 for those ...

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When do Google Analytics views take effect and are they retroactive?
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The GA view is not retroactive. Refer this support article. Any new view that is created is associated to the property and any new session data is sent to all the views associated to that property. ...

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If we want to do PPC then is Google Adwords Certification required?
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The only reason that certification exists is to highlight your understanding of the Adwords Tool. To use it, you do not need the certification. What does the certification get you? Well, for ...

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How to get Google to display a list of posts in the SERPs for a self hosted WordPress blog?
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This is structured data at work, you need to take a look at the Event Schema, you need to include this meta data in your site templates. What this forum software must be doing is include the Event ...

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GA ignores tags in utm tagged links
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In your Google Analytics configuration, have you allowed manual UTM parameters to override auto-tagging? You can find this option in the Property settings.

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How to have two properties in Google Analytics tracking the exact same thing?
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You don't do this. If you add two GA properties in the page, it should most likely mess up the bounce rates of the GA property that was declared first. What I would use, is setup one property on the ...

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Page title in Google Analytics "Behavior flow"
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Nope. Not unless you save the Page Title in a Custom Variable and then change the view from Landing Page to Custom Variable. This is at best a hackjob, and I'd rather work on Creating a better ...

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Moving website on same IP from one domain TLD to another different using 301 redirect
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You can use .htaccess file for redirecting requests that come to example.com to example.org. Ensure that this rewrite rule gets fired only when the request comes to example.com; that way after the ...

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How do I properly set up Google Analytics to track conversions that start on my landing pages on a subdomain to the checkout page?
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If you can add GA code to your landing pages as well, do so. In your GA property settings, set the subdomain tracking, and you should be able to track the entire transaction from the landing pages. ...

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Schema to use for general web pages
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I'd go with Article schema. Especially if you have are planning to have a blog. If there are specific pages,I'd also include LocalBusiness in the About us / Contact us pages.

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Should I track the login page?
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Keep the login page tracking, you can use it in multiple ways - You can look at how many people are dropping if their login fails You can setup a Register Now CTA and check how many folks sign-up ...

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GA tracking utm query params after hashbang
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I dont think the GA will kick-in after #! I guess (and correct if my speculation is wrong), that your #! site is using the front controller pattern (just like WordPress and its index.php). In which ...

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Tracking content from 3rd party widget using Google Analytics
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This is what I'd do, although keep in mind that you probably have to inform the sites where your widget is being displayed about this approach (since it would help avoid confusion for that person ...

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How does Google Analytics treat images?
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Interesting question Nick! As far as I know, in the use case you just described, Google Analytics would treat this as follows - The thumbnail gallery can be tracked The click on the thumbnail can ...

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How to show client a domainless site without altering hosts file or using 'serverip/~accountname'?
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There are multiple ways you could do this. Have a staging server So you must be having your own domain. Use this nomenclature for hosting the staging work - client.yourdomain.com This is done ...

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Google Analytics, how to track number of banner shows as events?
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I guess you will have to use Event Tracking to identify the loading of the different types of CTAs you have. That, with perhaps the CTA box clicked configured as goals will do it.

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"Local" results from a google search
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Good observation! Google observes your location and then gives more preferences to pages which are listing for online dating and which provide geographical information (in this case Ottawa, Canada). ...

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Track a Goal conversion in Google Analytics for filling in a contact form when the URL stays the same
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There are two ways to do this - Using Events in Google Analytics, and then configuring the Goal on that Event being fired. In the form URL, add a specific URL parameter which you are sure does not ...

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Embeddables and moving from wordpress.com to self host
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Use the JetPack plug-in, it provides most of the embedded shortcodes that you normally use in WordPress.com

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