Mani
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Say a customer is an observant Jew and wants his site to be offline on Shabat - SEO problem?
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Should never mix business & religion. I assume during Sabbath, you don't do business or any transaction. If that's your objective, you don't need to bring your complete website down. The best ...

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Is HTTP code 401 or 403 appropriate for when a logged in user is not allowed to view the data?
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Perfectly explained in this URL: https://web.archive.org/web/20131026070133/http://danielirvine.com/blog/2011/07/18/understanding-403-forbidden/ There’s a problem with 401 Unauthorized, the HTTP ...

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Why are URLs case-sensitive?
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Though the above answer is correct & good. I would like to add some more points. To understand better, One should understand the basic difference between Unix (Linux) Vs Windows server. Unix is ...

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How can CTR (Click-through rate) affect SEO & web site rank
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I have been into SEO for about 8 years and am good at SEO. CTR really does affect Google ranking. Google in past has denied use of Google Analytical's data for ranking sites. But I am sure, it is ...

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Redirecting all pages to new website homepage using .htaccess
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2 votes

I have done it using this many times, It works. RedirectMatch permanent .* http://www.mynewsite.in I was concerned that Google might not like re-directing so many pages to a single page. Yes, I ...

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How to detect if file with a .png extension contains code or an image?
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Nowadays in most of the hosting for security reasons, they have disabled the short tags "<?". So, you can grep / strstr for "<?php" in the uploaded file, If there is a match found simply delete ...

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How to Secure Wordpress website using .htaccess , allowing only index.php execution access
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I asked this question and I think, I have found the answer. The following code to be appended in .htaccess of public_html <Files *.php> Order Deny,Allow Deny from all </Files> ...

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Is it possible to recover the content of a website no more available?
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If it happened recently, then you can recover the content from Google cache. I have done this few times. 2 of my clients, forgot to renew the hosting account as result of it, all the source code ...

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Is a 'special' web hosting required for MEAN webapps?
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MEAN means MongoDB + express + Angular + node. Out of it, Only MongoDB is server dependent. Rest of them are JS, for JS to work there is no special requirement from server. To have a MEAN stack, ...

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Will deleted domain retain PageRank when someone registers it again?
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Nobody can answer this question correctly except Google, but from my 10+ years of SEO experience… Yes, It will retain the page rank (link juice), but the page rank (link juice) might slowly lose its ...

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How does a redirect using a .htaccess compare to a redirect via DNS records?
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In fact, DNS does not redirect, It just resolves your given domain name (record) into a IP address. In .htaccess, You can set different type of redirection using 301 (permanent) & 302 (temporary) ...

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Rebuild and host new version of a website without access to where it is currently hosted
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Find out the hosting company and contact their customer support & explain the problem. You can prove that, you are representing the company by calling from their official phone number listed on ...

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How to tell webhosting company which has their own servers from a reseller?
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I hope, your question is, "How do we know is it a reseller hosting company or hosting company with their own servers? " There is one way to find out, You can find out using the hostname of the server....

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We want to change the URLs of an entire section of the website, what all can go wrong with SEO?
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What ever you have done is perfectly correct, Go ahead. I hope, the meta title/keyword/desc remains same. In your method, nothing can go wrong. Keeping the old URLs as part of the sitemap to help ...

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Do 301 redirections carry Google penalty?
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1 votes

301 redirection will not do any harm in your case. As you are redirecting a 9-year-old domain & its link juice to a 4-year-old website, it will certainly not bring any negative effect. If 301 ...

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What is the best way to detect if the traffic is legit or (bot) not?
1 votes

Find out how many videos viewed by normal users per hour. Let's assume It is 10 videos viewed by most of visitors per hour. Store & use the # of videos viewed using session + cookie + IP ...

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Google is indexing pages with old URLs
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Certainly you will not get any penalty for this. If you have done the redirection correctly, It will be fine,But it takes some time for the google to update its database in all locations. May be, ...

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Stop Google from crawling proxied pages but still allow the proxy itself to be found via search engines
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Add this in robots.txt (Just places this file in root folder, mostly under public_html or where your home page sits) User-agent: * Disallow: /proxy/*

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website occupying half the width on large monitors. is it bad?
1 votes

To give better user experience your website should look great on all resolution , at least in most of the commonly used monitors your website should look great. For mobile, better have a minimalist ...

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How many web pages should I create for an online book for SEO and UI?
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Every page of the book has its own webpage. This would mean millions of webpages. Answer => Having more number of quality content is certainly a good idea. Once your site gets some visibility from ...

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How to save money on AdWords?
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You can not save money using Adword, Let me explain why so. I am handling adwords for many of my clients and have provided consultant for many clients and responsible for managing team of Adword ...

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Should redirecting URLs be included or excluded from the XML sitemap?
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You have to exclude the redirected URLs. Having too many duplicate urls/content is not good.

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How to choose a long tail keyword from such a long list?
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The easiest way to find the best keywords, Just run the ads(Adword) for all these keywords. Find out, which gives better ROI/Conv, then select those keywords.

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Method for removal of high number of spammy links
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Do a 301 redirection to some dummy page, It will not affect your SEO ranking. I had too many links in my website, It was difficult for me to maintain and keep the content updated. I did 301 ...

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How to move a domain name from another server to Plesk?
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You can migrate the account/domain from one server to another. Plesk has good materiel on this http://download1.parallels.com/Plesk/PP12/12.0/Doc/en-US/online/plesk-win-cli/index.htm?fileName=73529....

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Granting a developer cPanel access but disabling downloads
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Giving cPanel access is as good as complete control over the source code. I have been working on large scale project where more than 1000 coders involved. So, everyone will have access to their own ...

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Sudden "organic" traffic growing after AdWords campaign starting
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I have seen this on my website also, That's why I have asked this question here. Is there any relationship between Adword spending & Google organic SEO position? So, My ans is "yes".

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Which is more accurate? Google Webmaster or Google Analytics
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Google analytic tool is better which gives in-depth information about your visitors. It provides in depth details about users behavior in your website, You can use this data to analyze and improve ...

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Can I improve my AdWords quality scores with better landing pages?
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What you plan to do makes perfect sense. Certainly it will give good result. Do keyword insertion in Ads as mentioned in other answer. As you said, Focus your landing pages only to one product. ...

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Adwords: Is there a drawback to setting a really high max CPC to learn what works faster?
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This will screw the entire market/niche and increase the CPC. Once the price increases in Google Adword, It will take more time to come down. This will affect you financially as well your competitors....

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