Google search console is one of the best and free SEO optimization tools that you can use for your blog. If you ever wanted to make your blog search engine friendly, free search console is the best way to start. You can do various things like submitting sitemap to Google, find 404 pages, check site performance and none the less many users have already shared how search console tool saved their website. Today, we will be learning about URL parameter handling in Webmaster tool. What us URL Parameters? There are many ways URL parameters can be explained but I will take the WordPress route and here is my quick example. Usually, your post permalink is like this: domain.com/permalink but when you get traffic from referral sites like Feedburner, Facebook, Twitter you will notice your Permalink have some extra lines. Ex: domain.com/permalink?utm_source=facebook and so on. This is helped in analytics and keep an eye on from where your site is getting traffic. For an E-commerce site, they offer … [Read more...] about How to use URL Parameters in Google Search Console Tool
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Couple of days back Google Added URL parameter in Webmaster tool and now Google has also added URL submission tool under Google webmaster tool. Unlike public URL submission link, here you can try to fetch any link using Google robots and if it gives success, you can submit it to add into web index. As Google announced in official post, Google will be indexing pages which is submitted via Webmaster tool will be indexed within 1 day. This is a great news for people who just started a new site and facing issues with indexing. Though Google has also set a limitation for the number of URL submissions. When you submit a URL for indexing, you have two options: Index the Individual article Index the Individual article along with all linked pages. Google has set a limit of 50 individual URL submission/month and 10 linked URL submission per month. How to Submit URL to Google? Login to your website dashboard under Google webmaster tool. Go to Diagnostics > Fetch as Google bot. … [Read more...] about Google Added URL Submission to Webmaster tool
Google definitely wasn’t the first search engine that surfaced the Internet. But Google did things in a better way and provided results that were actually useful. Google hasn’t stopped expanding as a company since that very day. Though SEO is done for all the search engines that exist today, one major search engine that handles most of the traffic on the Internet is Google. Whenever we talk about SEO, people automatically assume that we are talking about optimizing the website for Google. When it comes to SEO, we need to check many factors, both onsite as well as offsite. But if your onsite SEO is not up to the mark, no matter how well you do your offsite SEO, you will not get the results you are expecting. For beginners: What is Google crawling & indexing The importance of Keywords in SEO (Newbie guide) How to get organic traffic from Search engine I was checking one of the websites I was doing SEO on, and I found that the website had some serious issues … [Read more...] about What is URL Canonicalization and how to Use Canonical Tag Properly?
Being online is all about branding, and it doesn’t matter how you do it, but the more people see your brand name, the more likely they are to remember it. Because of this, when shortening URLs, it’s a good idea to have a URL with your brand name. Depending on quality, you can also configure the shortener to see stats and other useful details. There are many online resources which let you shorten your long URL links making them much shorter and easier to share on social services. But with a growing need for short URLs (as short URLs are easy to share on sites like Twitter), using a good URL shortening script will help. Today, I will be sharing an easy to follow tutorial for those who would like to self-host a URL shortener using their own domain name. If you own a domain, there is a very easy way to do this with very little technical skills required. This service is free to use & all you need is a domain name in your GoDaddy account. You can use the link below & … [Read more...] about The Easiest Way To Create a Domain Branded URL Shortener
If you run a PHP/MySQL site, forum, CMS, or blog and want to keep hackers and spambots from filling up your content with spammy posts or comments, then this post is for you. ZB Block is a free script from the famous programmer Zaphod, who has been active on Usenet since the late 1980s. He didn’t like spam content, so he wrote this great script. Download URL: http://www.spambotsecurity.com/zbblock_download.php How To Install ZbBlock: Unzip the file, and upload the contents of the ZbBlock folder to the /zbblock folder on your server: If you want to keep out the Chinese and Korean spammers, you will also be blocking out people from those countries. If you don’t care about that, then also download and unzip the China and North Korea blocks file. Take the “customsig.inc” file and, in the provided gap, insert the contents of the above file. It looks like this: You can add any other country blocks using the above formats, but keep in mind that the … [Read more...] about ZB BLOCK: Protect your PHP/MySQL site from hackbots and spambots