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Jeff Atwood
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43 votes

HTML validation: is it worth it?

42 votes

So now Google has said no to old browsers when can the rest of us follow suit?

40 votes

Do subdomains help/hurt SEO?

39 votes

Should I use gzip for compressing my HTML?

30 votes

Why isn't a newly purchased domain showing up in Google searches?

29 votes
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Does an entry in DMOZ significantly help the ranking of a web site?

26 votes

How can I find common misspellings for my domain name?

23 votes

How to avoid Hotmail/Live rejections for (legit) large volume eMailing?

21 votes

How do you handle Suicide Threats?

21 votes
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What are the benefits of a more expensive SSL certificate?

20 votes
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Does registering a domain for 10+ years help search rank?

20 votes
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One multi-domain analytics profile, or one analytics profiles per domain?

17 votes

How exactly is Google Webmaster Tools measuring "Site Performance"?

15 votes

Are page ranks for subdomains independent?

14 votes

Using rel=canonical with syndication

14 votes

Does a site's bounce rate influence Google rankings?

13 votes
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How do I prevent a website being misclassified by Websense?

10 votes

Can you store your site entirely with Amazon Web Services?

10 votes
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Why did Google stop indexing pages from our sitemap.xml?

10 votes

How can I deal with advertisement revenues lost because of adblock?

10 votes
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Why don't websites have a "description" meta tag in the head section?

9 votes

Common optimizations to reduce HTML or XHTML page size?

9 votes

How do you determine the monetary value of an established domain / website?

8 votes
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Why am I seeing 404 requests for crossdomain.xml in my server logs?

8 votes
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Am I legally liable for user generated content and comments?

7 votes

What's the best way to load Javascript into a page to optimize performance?

6 votes

If I don't want to set any special behavior, is it OK if I don't bother to have a robots.txt file?

5 votes
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Helping search engines identify what a blog post is about via tags

5 votes

Letting search engines know that different links to identical pages stress different parts of the page

3 votes

Why is the title of a RSS Feed coming as "unknown title" in RSS feeds reader?