Why are URLs so important?

Biznology

I contend that the URL structure of the two platforms is a key reason. In particular, the semantics of the URLs plays a big part of how search engines index the content, and ultimately rank the content in their indices. LinkedIn’s URLs are organized the way the whole site is: by people’s names. Wikipedia’s URLs are organized primarily by topics. The post Why are URLs so important?

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The Ultimate Guide to Redirects: URL Redirections Explained

SEMrush

Redirects send users & search engines from one URL to another. Find out how to use each type here. Technical SEO

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How to Exclude a WordPress URL in Google Analytics

Optinmonster

Are you looking for a way to exclude a WordPress URL in Google Analytics? In this article, you’ll learn an easy way to exclude a WordPress URL in Google Analytics. Exclude a WordPress URL in Google Analytics (Step by Step). Tutorials exclude URL google analytics monsterinsights

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Learn how to change your WordPress URL

RockContent

URLs added to the WordPress platform are addresses that deserve attention because they are directly related to the management of blog files and the way your business appears in the search results performed on the Internet. Why do you need to know how to change WordPress URL?

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How to Redirect a WordPress Post or Page to Another URL

Optinmonster

Are you looking for an easy way to redirect your content to a new URL? A 301 redirect prevents visitors from getting lost in case of a change in the page URL. Instead of landing on a 404 page, a redirect moves the visitors to a newly assigned URL. What is a URL Redirect?

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Search Expert: Don’t Change URLs Just for SEO Purposes

RebelMouse

Every page on your site has a specific URL, and each one is a chance to give important details about your content to Google’s crawler. URLs are one of the most important ranking factors for search, and they’re also critical to maintaining a healthy site structure and hierarchy.

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New Feature: Vanity URLs for Freelance Writers

nDash

And on that note, we’re happy to announce another feature aimed at helping great writers and marketers who are looking for them: vanity URLs. Where to Find Your Vanity URL. The post New Feature: Vanity URLs for Freelance Writers appeared first on nDash.com.

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A Beginner’s Guide to URL Parameters

SEMrush

In this comprehensive guide, we explore the ins and outs of URL parameters. Discover now how to use query strings without hurting your rankings. SEO 101

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Does URL Length Affect SEO? via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Does Google prefer shorter URLs over longer URLs? Here's when URL length matters and when it doesn't. The post Does URL Length Affect SEO? That's an SEO myth that won't go away. appeared first on Search Engine Journal. News SEO

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Wix Integrates Google URL Inspection API via @sejournal, @martinibuster

Search Engine Journal

Wix is integrating Search Console URL Inspection API, giving users an easy way to view site health in Google search. The post Wix Integrates Google URL Inspection API appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Does Google Crawl URLs In Structured Data? via @sejournal, @martinibuster

Search Engine Journal

The post Does Google Crawl URLs In Structured Data? Google's John Mueller answers if Google crawls and uses links found in structured data. appeared first on Search Engine Journal. News SEO

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How to Create Search Engine Friendly URLs

seo.co

Yes, that’s right, you can tailor your domain URLs to be optimized for search engines too. If you’re thinking “but isn’t a URL just my web address” well no not exactly. You can think of a URL as the unique search engine I.D. That’s the way search engines look at complex URLs.

Deliverability Manners With Amanda – Uncovered URLs

Higher Logic

The post Deliverability Manners With Amanda – Uncovered URLs appeared first on Higher Logic. It’s not nice to go out in public uncovered – don’t let your URLs do it!

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Google Sunsetting URL Parameters Tool Next Month via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Google is sunsetting the URL Parameters tool in Search Console next month, the company confirms in an announcement today. The post Google Sunsetting URL Parameters Tool Next Month appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Screaming Frog Adds Google URL Inspection API via @sejournal, @martinibuster

Search Engine Journal

Google URL Inspection API integration adds 7 new ways to fix a website with Screaming Frog. The post Screaming Frog Adds Google URL Inspection API appeared first on Search Engine Journal. News SEO

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Google: URLs Are Case Sensitive via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller clarifies that URLs are case sensitive, so it matters whether the characters are uppercase or lowercase. The post Google: URLs Are Case Sensitive appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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What is a Canonical URL? A Guide for SEO via @sejournal, @tessabonacci

Search Engine Journal

The post What is a Canonical URL? Gain more control over what pages represent your content best - by placing canonical tags. Here's what you need to know. A Guide for SEO appeared first on Search Engine Journal. SEO Technical SEO

Google Announces Search Console URL Inspection API via @sejournal, @martinibuster

Search Engine Journal

Google expanded Search Console access with the URL Inspection Tool API which extends functionalities of many SEO tools and WordPress plugins and themes. The post Google Announces Search Console URL Inspection API appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Google Explains Geotargeting Via URL Subdirectories via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

The post Google Explains Geotargeting Via URL Subdirectories appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Google’s Search Advocate John Mueller explains how websites can optimize content for search results in specific countries by using subdirectories in a strategic way.

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Google Answers If Stop Words Should Be Used in URL via @sejournal, @martinibuster

Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller answers the question of whether or not it matters if one uses stop words in the URL. The post Google Answers If Stop Words Should Be Used in URL appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Feature Update! New “URL contains” display condition

Ontraport

Now you can with your new display condition that lets you show/hide content on your landing page blocks based on any variable contained in your URL, such as UTM parameters or a specific subdomain. the “Only show this block if the page URL contains specific text” option.

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How To Create A Short Name & Short URL In Google My Business

Pearl Digital Marketing

Google My Business has rolled out the ability to add a short name and URL to your profile for Australian businesses. Let’s take a look at what a short name and URL actually is, as well as how to set one up for your business. What Is A Short URL In Google My Business? A short URL is a combination of a shortened Google link and your short name. Once you’ve set up your short name, your short URL will be: g.page/ + your short name.

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How to Generate Image URLs (Professional and Personal Use Cases)

Brandfolder

Remember when “sharing” digital photos meant emailing files individually? It's a practice that – at best – is no longer ideal and – at worst – can be a major

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Choosing the Right URL For Your Financial Services Firm

FMG Suite

One of the most important things that an advisor must do when designing their new business site is to choose an URL. Your URL you choose will not only provide the foundation for your brand but for your Search Engine Optimization strategy as well. Check Out Several URLs.

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What Is a Slug? URL Slugs and Why They Matter for SEO

SEMrush

URL Slugs and Why They Matter for SEO. What Is a Slug? Technical SEO

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What Happens When Google Picks The Wrong Canonical URL? via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Despite your best effort to implement canonical tags, Google won't always choose the same URL to display in search results. The post What Happens When Google Picks The Wrong Canonical URL?

How Can We Solve Autogenerated URL Errors Once & For All? via @sejournal, @rollerblader

Search Engine Journal

The post How Can We Solve Autogenerated URL Errors Once & For All? Avoid cannibalizing your own pages and start making your pages official with canonical links and site mapping. appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Ask an SEO

How Redirecting URLs Can Impact SEO via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Google has published an updated document which goes over six different types of URL redirects and their effects on search results. The post How Redirecting URLs Can Impact SEO appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Feature Update! New “URL contains” display condition

Ontraport

Now you can with your new display condition that lets you show/hide content on your landing page blocks based on any variable contained in your URL, such as UTM parameters or a specific subdomain. the “Only show this block if the page URL contains specific text” option.

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The Ultimate Tracking URL Builder

Bionic

At the center of Campaign Analytics, is the Tracking URL. The Problem with Tracking URLs. The biggest problem with tracking URLs is creating them. To track properly, you need to create a unique tracking URL for each placement in your media plan. The tracking URLs are complicated and vary for each client’s requirements. Every time you make a change to your plan, you have to reformulate and rematch your tracking URLs. Custom Tracking URL Builder.

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The 8 best URL shorteners for engagement and tracking in 2022

Sprout Social

Since the beginning of the World Wide Web, Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) have been one of the primary methods for jumping from one webpage to another. Unfortunately, URLs become long and complex as subdomains, subdirectories and tracking codes are added. What is a URL shortener?

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Google Recommends Adding Author URL in Article Schema via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Google recommends adding an author's URL to article schema to help with disambiguating the correct author when multiple writers have the same or similar names. The post Google Recommends Adding Author URL in Article Schema appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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How to Use JavaScript to Redirect a URL

SEMrush

Learn 3 of the most common ways to create a redirect link in Javascript using the location object: setting a new window.location.href property, the location.assign() method, and the location.replace() method. Technical SEO

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Google May See Web Pages As Duplicates if URLs Too Similar via @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Google uses a predictive method to detect duplicate content based on URL patterns, which could lead to pages being incorrectly identified as duplicates. The post Google May See Web Pages As Duplicates if URLs Too Similar via @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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URLs As A Google Ranking Factor: What You Need To Know via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Search Engine Journal

Let’s look at the claims regarding URL as a ranking factor and see what Google says as to whether this is used by its algorithms. The post URLs As A Google Ranking Factor: What You Need To Know appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Your trial feed URL has expired on Thu Aug 19, 2021

Provana

Please create a new one for free or upgrade your subscription plan to get a persistent URL at MySitemapGenerator.com. MySitemapGenerator

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Canonical URLs: A Beginner's Guide to Canonical Tags in 2021

SEMrush

This guide will help you use canonical tags and URLs properly as part of your SEO strategy, you need to understand what they are, how they work, and how to implement them on your site and different CMSs.

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12 of the Best Link Shorteners That Aren’t the Google URL Shortener

Hootsuite

But if you’re a URL, shorter is better, pretty much every time. That’s why URL shorteners are such handy tools. Here’s everything you need to know about how to use URL shorteners, and why they should be an essential part of your social media tool kit. What is a URL shortener?

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How to Claim a Vanity URL for Your Google + Profile

Fathom

Chances are, if you have a Google+ profile, the URL looks like something this: https://plus.google.com/ 105943842081170260233 /posts. This URL doesn’t identify at all with your brand, and it’s certainly not optimized. If you browse Google +, you’ll notice that many “larger” brands have vanity URLs for their Google + profiles. … Read the rest The post How to Claim a Vanity URL for Your Google + Profile appeared first on Fathom.

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Google Discusses Grouping URLs for Core Web Vitals Scores via @sejournal, @martinibuster

Search Engine Journal

John Mueller discusses grouping similar URLs for Core Web Vitals scoring and that the group score is assigned to new URLs that lack data The post Google Discusses Grouping URLs for Core Web Vitals Scores appeared first on Search Engine Journal.