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Have Google Not Take Bad Sites Linking To My Site In Consideration

Watching a Webinar from Sucuri their speaker Alycia Mitchell was asked about blocking bad sites that link to your site. She advised using Google’s Disavow tool. https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/disavow-links-main?pli=1 I hope this helps someone else out there…    

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Google Anayltics Spam – Secret.ɢoogle.com You are invited! Enter only with this ticket URL. Copy it. Vote for Trump!

At first I thought I was going to get a bunch of photography business when I saw I got 149 visits in the past month to my photography website. I went to analyze the traffic and saw the following in … Continue reading

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Getting Google to crawl your site

hope While working on our Analytics today I realized Google hasn’t crawled one page in a couple of years. I changed the description in the spring of 2015 and in the Fall of 2016 Google’s index still shows the old … Continue reading

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Joomla SEO – Cloud Access.net’s guide

I am working on a site’s SEO. In June I did what I thought was a good process Adjust the page titles Adjust the page discriptions Set SEF title and Mod ReWrite But now in September I feel like there … Continue reading

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Hacked Joomla 3.6.2 site – cms brute rmf 3.0.zip file found in Godaddy hosting.

Had a recent Joomla 3.6.2 install go blank. Site was fine one day and the next it was unreachable. I FTP’ed into the site and I see WordPress folders in there and other strange files. There was a zip file … Continue reading

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Tracking Clicks, Downloads and Other Events in Joomla

I have really come to enjoy OSTraining.com and all their work with Joomla. While looking at a customers website they wanted to upgrade I saw in the database the guy before me wrote special code to handle “impressions” and “clicks”. … Continue reading

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I am getting this in my Google Analytics reports. please enter the email address for your account. a verification code will be sent to you. once you have received the verification code, you will be able to choose a new … Continue reading

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Filter Google Analytics by Geo Location such as United States Only

We run Analytics for companies that only operate in the US, so when I see 51 hits from Russia it is worthless to my customers. The answer is to filter their results so we can really understand their web traffic. … Continue reading

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