Root Domain

The DNS root zone is the top-level DNS zone in the hierarchical namespace of the Domain Name System (DNS) of the Internet.The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), an agency of the United States Department of Commerce has exercised ultimate authority over the DNS root zone of the Internet since it was transitioned into private hands in 1997. In March 2014, the NTIA announced that it will cede this authority to an organization whose nature has yet to be specified.
Posts about Root Domain
  • Video: Take on the World with these International Domain Strategies

    … do not get the link equity that comes in from one subdomain to another. There’s a certain amount of it that you’re going to inherit from the root domain as it is, but it’s not a 100% transfer from subdomain to subdomain like it is subfolders. Also, with folders and subdomains, you do not get any type of geo targeting signal from an international…

    RKGBlogin Paid Search SEO Google- 9 readers -
  • A Little Known Tactic to Get Free Traffic From Search Engines

    … this helpful video if you’re unsure how to do it. Setting things up Next up we want to strip the links to their root domain, reason being the root domain will always give us the most accurate representation of a website as a whole. Fortunately Scrapebox makes this task extremely easy. Now before you go ahead and get carried away, I have a top tip…

    Jeffbullas's Blogin SEO- 16 readers -
  • On Link Volume for SEO

    … of that by bringing us a links influenced ranking algorithm. They brought us PageRank, an exponential scale to represent “some approximation of a page’s importance or quality”. As time went on, use of the “Toolbar PageRank” metric from around 2000 or so became more and more popular. It wasn’t always reliable, nor was it updated often. As time passed, lots…

    Richard Baxter/ SEOgadgetin SEO- 22 readers -
  • A Simple DIY Website Audit

    … up the interwebs. Domain Name Redirection The very first thing I always look at is whether or not they have properly setup their domain name. Does the site show up at BOTH www and non-www without redirecting to one or the other? ( Does the site resolve at /site.aspx, /default.aspx or /home/ instead of the bare root domain? I almost always…

    Jeremy Rivera/ AuthorityLabsin SEO Google- 26 readers -
  • How to Optimize Multi-Location Pages for Local SEO

    … its URLs and content from the start is referred to as a subdirectory or subfolder approach. From the root domain, brands or brand partners create local pages with a subdirectory strategy that hosts them at the same root domain. These pages would look something like this: domain.com/Colorado/store123 An optimal subdirectory page has proper meta…

    Search Engine Journalin Social SEO Google How To's- 13 readers -
  • How To Create Your Own URL Shortener With YOURLS

    … URL Builder You can use our URL Builder to manually create URLs with campaign variables, and then copy and paste it into YOURLS. YOURLS Plugin YOURLS supports plugins and there’s a full list of them on GitHub. Look for the Google Analytics plugins that support Campaign Variables. Automating in Raven Raven supports both YOURLS and applying Campaign…

    Jon Henshaw/ Raven Blogin Social Content Twitter- 21 readers -