Seo: Duplicate Content

  • A site migration SEO checklist: Don’t lose traffic

    …Planning a site migration? Columnist Pratik Dholakiya's helpful guide will ensure that you cover all the SEO bases to make the transition as smooth as possible. The post A site migration SEO checklist: Don’t lose traffic appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. …

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  • 3 case studies of duplicate content consolidation

    …Columnist Chris Long shares examples of how he addressed duplicate and similar website content to improve organic search performance for his clients. The post 3 case studies of duplicate content consolidation appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. …

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  • Tips to troubleshoot your technical SEO

    …Stumped by a technical SEO issue? Columnist Patrick Stox has some tips and tricks to help you diagnose and solve some common problems. The post Tips to troubleshoot your technical SEO appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. …

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  • Dealing with duplicate content

    …Of all of the possible SEO problems to tackle, columnist Ryan Shelley says duplicate content is one of the easiest. Learn why, and get the scoop on what you need to do. The post Dealing with duplicate content appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. …

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  • Canonical tags gone wild

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  • Canonical tags are easy, right? What’s the worst that could happen?

    ….” How does a canonical tag help with SEO? The canonical tag helps solve duplicate content issues by setting the preferred version of a page and passing signals such as links to the preferred version. The tag helps consolidate duplicate content caused by issues such as: HTTP and HTTPS www and non-www parameters and faceted navigation session IDs…

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  • 3 steps to overcoming site issues that impact performance

    … page errors, looking for incorrect page redirects and faulty links, and anything else that might sabotage a positive user experience. Matt Cutts, formerly of Google, has remarked in the past that a top error among marketers is failing to make a page fully crawlable. However, this should be the first priority of any site audit. He also said…

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  • Canonical chaos: doubling down on duplicate content

    … as such. However, for a search engine to be 100 percent confident in the correct URL to return and to ensure all equity is consolidated in one primary version of a page, we need accurate redirections and canonical URLs. Simply adding an SEO plugin or having your developer hack in a canonical URL is not enough — it must be implemented in a way…

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  • For e-commerce success: SEO > aesthetics

    … it!), as well as your brand’s name. Example: “office supplies for small business owners — Acme” Create unique titles Title tags allow search engines to understand the content of specific landing pages. Avoid creating duplicate titles across your site by forgoing the use of manufacturer or vendor titles, as these are likely the same titles they have sent…

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  • The myth of the duplicate content penalty

    … Many people are more afraid of duplicate content than they are of spammy links. There are so many myths around duplicate content that people actually think it causes a penalty and that their pages will compete against each other and hurt their website. I see forum posts, Reddit threads, technical audits, tools, and even SEO news websites…

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  • Don’t get duped by duplicate content: 8 quick checks for every SEO

    … crawl budget — which could prevent new pages from getting crawled and indexed. Some of the best tools in your arsenal include canonical tags, 301 redirects, nofollow/noindex tags and utilizing parameter controls. Work to reduce duplicate content by adding these quick checks to your monthly SEO maintenance routine. Some opinions expressed…

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  • SEO requirements for a new website platform

    … Many times, those choosing a new enterprise platform to serve their website to the world are not well-versed in today’s SEO requirements. Systems integration and indexation are the focus of many IT-minded project managers. CMS features will often be key to marketing directors’ and CMOs’ decision-making. Even for savvy marketers, some platform…

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  • Is your HTTPS setup causing SEO issues?

    … Google has been making the push for sites to move to HTTPS, and many folks have already started to include this in their SEO strategy. Recently at SMX Advanced, Gary Illyes from Google said that 34 percent of the Google search results are HTTPS. That’s more than I personally expected, but it’s a good sign, as more sites are becoming secured…

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