Search engine optimization - 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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Let Google know about migration of my Blogger page

I have a Blogger page and I plant to make its contents (or simply migrate it) available at another website as some other page. I have heard about 301 re-directs that help Google identify site changes, ...
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Setting rel=canonical for an individual Blogger post

I wrote a story on Slashdot, and would like to copy-paste it to my company's Blogger blog, as it is very much on-purpose and will interest the readers (most of whom don't read Slashdot). PROBLEM: I ...
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Host HTML file with direct download link

Is there a host where you can upload an HTML file without needing an account and then there is a direct download link? I would need this for my HTML class, so that students can upload a file and then ...
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When changing a Twitter handle, does Twitter auto-redirect new tweets?

We've recently changed our company name (more a variation of official name, but has the same effect). We want to change out Twitter handle to reflect this, the new handle is available and we can ...
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Why might Pinterest not show a pin in a search?

A friend of mine promotes his website by pinning pictures of his work on pinterest. When searching the exact description, they don't show up, at all. Why might this be, and how could I go about fixing ...
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What can you NOT find on Google?

Google claims to be fair, and it is in the company's interest (most of the time) to scour the Internet for anything and everything that its spiders can access. I want to know: What type of ...
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Can Facebook pages be indexed by Google's search engine?

We know Facebook pages use iframes. Can these iframes be indexed by search engines for SEO purposes?
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How can I help my videos appear higher in YouTube search results?

In other words, how can I 'search engine optimize' my YouTube videos? What does YouTube take into consideration when ranking search results? What matters most?