Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of improving the visibility of a website or a web page in search engines via the "natural" or un-paid ("organic" or "algorithmic") search results.

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Do I need to fix all 404s after site migration since site structure completely changed [duplicate]

I migrated a site from a custom CMS to Drupal. When looking in Google Webmaster Tools there are about 3000 404s. When looking at some of the 404s it shows iframe urls that don't exist anymore and I ...
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drupal site changes multiple title tags on load

My site is https://www.swiftdigital.com.au. Its built in Drupal 7 and uses Bootstrap 3 theme. The issue is with <title> tag. When I load the site in browser firstly it displays the correct site ...
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How to add Rich Tag Recommendations for custom content type?

I have a custom content type for a Drupal 7 site. Now I have to add rich tags for this particular content type and it should contain following things: <script type="application/ld+json"> {   ...
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How can I add meta tags for pages created with views in Drupal 8?

I need to add meta tags for pages created using views in Drupal 8, I tried to use Metatag module. but it seems like there is no views integration on D8 version of this module. I also tried to install ...
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Hotel Diamond and Metatag: the META information doesn't appear in front page

I have a site using Drupal 7 and the Hotel Diamond theme. I am trying to add META tags to all the pages in my site (description, Open Graph tags, etc.), and it's working in all of them except the ...
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How do I make ugly URLs such as “/index.php?main_page=about_us”?

I'm converting a Zen Cart site to Ubercart and need to keep Zen Cart’s ugly URLs for SEO purposes. The site is top ranking on Google Search for their keywords and I’ve been advised that changing the ...
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How do I prevent website crawling from search engines? [closed]

I have a website which is under development, I need to add actual URL (example.com) for testing CDN. I don't want the search engines to crawl my website using robots.txt. How can I achieve this?
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Title in page does not change with different page of the same View

I have a View which displays a list of content. The content is paged, like this http://www.exampple.com/en/products?product=all&brand=0&page=4 I keep the parameter page as exactly provided ...
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Two URLs for the same content and SEO [closed]

in terms of SEO having 2 URLs for the same content hurts the SEO? For example, I have a piece of content with the URL example.com/this-is-my-friendly-url but I also want to create a short URL for the ...
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Site map module assigns random frequencies to content

I just created an XML sitemap in Drupal 7. As I click on the 'rebuilt links' button, all my content pages are assigned random frequencies and the module does not give me an option to edit content ...
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Deleting the “Page title” module in an existing site that needs some module-removal (Will damage SEO?)

A drupal 7 site owner asked me to clean all unnecessary modules in her site. After I've successfully updated all modules and DB, I went to start delete some modules. I've deleted unused modules until ...
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How do you add a type-property Schema into Drupal sites?

Some SEOers have reported good experience with enriching their websites with a formal Schema vocabulary, as of Schema.org. Is there any way to implement such Schemas on Drupal 7/8 webpages?
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How to redirect url in index.php?title=plip to a specific url like /my-page?

I develop a new drupal website to replace another website. So, in order to not loose my Google SEO from the old website, I create URL rewriting rules. Everything is ok except for old urls beginning ...
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How to improve drupal 7 site performance [closed]

Please suggest the modules need to added to improve drupal 7 site performance and to improve SEO.
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Filter criteria with contextual Filter not working for content type node date

I need SEO friendly URL such as www.example.com/gallery/photos/2015 I need to filter the results using year with a Select year drop down. What I have done for filtering: I have set the Filter ...
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SEO for multi-lingual and multi-domain websites

I have a multi-domain and multi-language Drupal 7 web. It has Domain Access and i18n modules (and a few more submodules). In the nodes, I have no problems with the SEO, using the Metadata module. It ...
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Keyword research does not find any keywords under keyword stats

I've installed module SEO Tools including all its 'sub modules". One of them being they Keyword research module. Now, in order to find keywords I'm supposed to be able to the Keyword stats tab from ...
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Drupal returning 200 status for pages that should be 404 not found [duplicate]

I am using Drupal 7. I have noticed I have duplicate content when I add additional characters to any url. For example I have the page www.example.com/node/123 but I can type ...
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Views image field linked with nofollow attribute

I have a view that renders a list of articles. Each article has a title, a main image and a trimmed part of its body. I have both the title and the image are linked to the content i.e the article's ...
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Master page and details page for Views

I have created a new content type and I called it Opinion. Then using views, I have created a page with path /opinion to be a view for all nodes of type Opinion listing i.e. a master page. The ...
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best SEO URL aliases settings for multilingual site, D7 [closed]

I managed to have a nice URL for each node in a Multilanguage site (no more node/123 path if node is uploaded in NOT-default language which is English) according to this answer, now "I have a ...
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Dealing with errors 403, 404 in Google Webmaster Tools

I know it may not be strictly drupal releated question, but I'm curious what would be the best approach to solve it with Drupal. 403 errors to: taxonomy/term/%/feed I have around 900 errors with ...
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A delicate Drupal SEO issue - Site name & Slogan VS Site logo only

I use the "Natural" Drupalistic way of showing the site's most basic details or page elements --- i.e via "Site name" & "Site slogan". It seems to me that using a site slogan helps my SEO very ...
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Can I make both Site name & Site slogan to be one single link?

I use the Mini Panels module and have created an header with both Page elements "Site name" & "Site slogan". The Site name (H1) is a clickable link that leads to the home page, but the site ...
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Is mixing capital and small letters in URL a good practice for Drupal? [closed]

I have a Drupal website and clean URL's turned on the Drupal installation. I am manually aliasing the URL's of the article's on the site. I mix both capital and small letters in the URL's for example: ...
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Adding rel=“prev / next” to <head> in taxonomy page

I've to add rel="prev" & rel="next" in the <head> of taxonomy pages (without Views) in order to have this : • First page : <link rel="next" href="http://www.my-site.com/my-url?page=2" ...
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Images in pages in my drupal site takes much to load - and my Google PGI ranks became bad

The problem: My Drupal 7 site's articles has 1 photo at least each, and each one is high res png (or jpeg); otherwise they just don't look good in most cases. I have tens of pages so it's not very ...
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Looking for a SEO plugin for Drupal [closed]

For my internship I could use some help with the optimization for search engines. Are there any plugins that will help me increase the SEO performance of the website im trying to optimize? So far I ...
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Remove underscore from url with dash [closed]

I have many URL with Underscore in my drupal site Current URL: http://www.demosite.com/our_goal.php New URL: http://www.demosite.com/our-goal.php I tried this but seems not working for me.below ...
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XML Sitemap Last Modified Date on a View

The site I am working on has a front page gallery view. Is there any way to update the last modified date of the view in the XMLSitemap file? As currently it is just empty.
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Is there a way to disallow the node/* path for anonymous users? [duplicate]

The reason of my question is that I have built a one-page website, but if people who knows a bit of drupal patterns wants to try to request the site by editing the url with a path like ...
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Need to redirect the non-existence URL's to 404 page instead of parent url

This is in connection to drupal.org issue #432384. That's when I happen to request for page "node/1/aaa/bbbb", I'm served the response for "node/1" (it's parent page). I can understand, this is the ...
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How to display the alt below images in Panels?

I have a drupal site which sells variety of products. I set a content type for my product and use panel for the layout. Basically, the text is on left, and images on right Is there anyway So I can ...
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Rabbit hole: what's the recommended setting for content that should not be directly accessible?

I have one content type, as well as several vocabularies (taxonomy) that are only shown on the site through views and therefore should not be accessible on their own. I'm using the rabbit hole module ...
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Can I use www.example.com/node/123 as a canonical url?

We are sharing some of our content with partners and want to include a canonical reference to the pages on our drupal site. I like the idea of using www.example.com/node/$nid for the simplicity of ...
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Drupal site indexing (google) [closed]

I have a drupal site and have not added the sitemap yet but urls are already indexed by google so i just wanted to understand on how this drupal indexing system works
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Articles crawling errors

I have a drupal site installed in a sub-folder and when I check for crawl errors on google webmaster I found that it has included some page names on the url path eg drupal/article/aboutus.html ...
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Blog teasers on one page [closed]

I have blog with around 50 articles. Main blog page contains teasers like on many website showing title, image and 2-3 sentances. On that page there is nothing else cept menu links. I can easaly ...
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How to deal with Canonical URLs for better SEO

The default language of my site is Arabic. So all the generated URL are accessible in two ways. www.mysite.com/node-title www.mysite.com/ar/node-title A SEO report shows that these are Canonical ...
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Code for Pulling Page Title | SEO Drupal Mod [closed]

I need to pull the page title and Site Name in Drupal 7 and display it on a conditional statement. I completed an override which actually shows specific SEO Page Titles on unique page nodes. ...
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Dynamic Views Pages - How to add in meta tags to these generated pages?

I have 1000s of dynamically generated views pages using contentual filters. I want to be able to take certain keywords from these generated pages and add them to the on page meta tags. Currently I do ...
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Problem with using a taxonomy and taxonomy term referece field to organize my site content

I have created a taxonomy called category in order to organize my website with Drupal 7. I have tier 2s like cómo-aprender-inglés (how to learn English). If I create a basic page and select cómo ...
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Taxonomy term URL to eternity

What are you doing with URL's for Taxonomy terms, which tend to go in eternity, i.e. /zen/taxonomy/term/4/615 which is identical with all term/1 term/2 term/n etc.... They all show the same page?! ...
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How to add “rel=nofollow” to ALL external links?

How to add "rel=nofollow" attribute to ALL external links....in Drupal 7? So far I can find only with different filters and what not.... Before I was working with Joomla - I had a single plugin ...
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How to remove deleted nodes from Google search?

When I search my site on goolge, it shows some nodes that are deleted. How can I remove these results from Google? If I'm not wrong, with the Re-Index button in the search config form It cleans the ...
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Site indexed with cache folder

I'm using boost module 6.x-1.21 version and I noticed that one url is indexed with cache folder something like http://www.example.com/cache/normal/forum/623_.html.gz will I block the this ...
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Do I still need to add verifications if the site has been verified through Google Analytics?

I'm working my way through the items in the SEO Checklist module. One of them is the Site Verification module. We have already verified our domain name through a Google Analytics account. Do I still ...
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Migrating a Drupal 7 domain to another domain while keeping dynamically generated URLs intact?

I currently have a website that does repairs and web development. I want to separate the repair section of the website into its own domain name while also keeping the old domain's URLS intact. Since ...
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Install Meta Tags and Meta Tags Quick modules on the same site (D7)

Short: Are Meta Tag and Meta Tag Quick incompatible modules? I am configuring a site that has Meta Tag Quick module but it doesn't allow me to have a meta description tag. It creates an Open Graph ...
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Drupal SEO module - Error on the setup wizrad and on dblog

I am using all Drupal SEO module , and all recommended module with it. I do not see any states on the Drupal SEO module reports. When I am trying to run the setup on admin->config->search->seo ...