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by garfy
Wed Mar 20, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What to do with homepage
Replies: 13
Views: 278

Re: What to do with homepage

trust me we are the biggest bad breath site in the world....it was manual ban if the redirect is not an issue....I dont want to explain this more and more.....it is the best bb forum in the world
by garfy
Wed Mar 20, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What to do with homepage
Replies: 13
Views: 278

Re: What to do with homepage

we were number one for bad breath forum for more than 10 years.....now we are at 150 position......
is it either manual ban or just this redirect....cause seems to me only homepage is affected somehow....for ranking
by garfy
Wed Mar 20, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What to do with homepage
Replies: 13
Views: 278

Re: What to do with homepage

everything is redirected via 301 to phpBB folder..... check the site in signature please Google deranked major 2 keywords for homepage, so I suspect maybe 301 redirect could be the cause? I want to do it same as this site is doing phpbb.com do you use wordpress for blog? How did you style all the pa...
by garfy
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What to do with homepage
Replies: 13
Views: 278

What to do with homepage

I used to have a bridge with geeklog (prehistoric CMS) and they discontinued bridge after a while... Me being a super fan of phpbb forum I ditched the whole geeklog and used only phpbb forum. But now I have a redirect from homepage and it might affect SEO? Some seo "experts" claim the redirect is lo...
by garfy
Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: Default theme problems with google
Replies: 9
Views: 578

Re: Default theme problems with google

when will the new theme be ready?
by garfy
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: Default theme problems with google
Replies: 9
Views: 578

Re: Default theme problems with google

I just suggest these should be changed by default.....cause probably other peolple get it too
by garfy
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: Default theme problems with google
Replies: 9
Views: 578

Default theme problems with google

I just got notices from google that some elements are too close for good user experience.....

And also that the text is too small

Why is that not fixed? I am using default theme
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: How to do proper redirect to subfolder
Replies: 11
Views: 197

Re: How to do proper redirect to subfolder

I think here you are very wrong....google always claimed that www and non www are two different websites.... that there could be a duplicate content issue... why then google suggests to do a redirect to one of those? I did not read anywhere that google now recognizes that both version is the same si...
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped
Replies: 56
Views: 1117

Re: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped

Ok I have read the image expiration thing....you think that can really affect your ranking?
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: How to do proper redirect to subfolder
Replies: 11
Views: 197

Re: How to do proper redirect to subfolder

how do you know you dont have to tell stupid google which version you prefer? www or non www?
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: How to do proper redirect to subfolder
Replies: 11
Views: 197

Re: How to do proper redirect to subfolder

I think I posted the wrong htaccess the one above is from root folder.... in public html but where the phpbb files are in phpbb2 subfolder here is the code <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off # First rewrite to HTTPS: # Don't put www. here. If it is already there it wi...
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped
Replies: 56
Views: 1117

Re: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped

also I have 2 htaccess files one in root and one in subfolder phpBB2 where the fofum files are...is that ok?
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped
Replies: 56
Views: 1117

Re: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped

the self called seo experts on facebook groups claim that the problem is in redirect And to help you understand the redirects, what you have right now is A>B>C>D what you should have is A>D, B>D, C>D that is what one person told me.....I dont know how they checked that out and if that could be the r...
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped
Replies: 56
Views: 1117

Re: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped

I think those 2 images will not have a big effect
by garfy
Wed Mar 06, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped
Replies: 56
Views: 1117

Re: What is going on with my site -all traffic dropped

Yes leverage caching, but how to do that inside phpb3?

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