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  1. X

    XF 1.5 SEO friendly URLs: forum name in thread URL

    We have many forums (but no subforums within forums) and I believe it's best for SEO purposes to have the particular forum name included in the thread URLs. Is it possible to configure XF such that the URL of my threads includes the forum name as a directory? Like this: mysite.com/[forum...
  2. David Bott

    XF 1.5 SEO Poor After Move to xenForo from IPB - Help

    Hi All... Ok, well, I moved DBSTalk.com and TiVoCommunity.com from IPB to xenForo back in November and from that time I have seen my traffic drop off a good deal. I can only think that it is SEO related as IPB seemed to do a very good job and we were ranked very, very well. Both these sites...
  3. Kintaro

    Text quote hurting seo?

    Is too much quotes/repeated text hurting seo of forums? What do you think about it?
  4. B

    SEO quality strategy for my xf board

    hi, i would like to share with you my new seo strategy for my xenforo forum It's an 11 years old board (it was a phpbb2 before i move to xenforo 2 years ago) i have around 15 000 pages indexed in Google i decide yesterday to make a very big move in my forum management (good or bad i will see)...
  5. Alfa1

    Display Slow Queries & Performance Issues in admincp

    It would be very valuable for the XenForo addon scene if every install of xenforo would have the function to display slow queries to the admin. It would show the admin that users are experiencing slow loading pages and therefore they can act upon it, by: Reporting slow Queries to the addon...
  6. LanceBase

    NoFollow Links In Staff Posts

    LanceBase submitted a new resource: NoFollow Links In Staff Posts - Force a "nofollow" attribute for specified links made by Staff members. Read more about this resource...
  7. mmg

    SMF prettyurls to XenForo URL redirector

    Hi, I want to switch from SMF 2.x to XenForo 1.5. That SMF has a module named "Pretty URLs" which produced nice SEO URLs. Is there anyone who wants to take that job and do it (paid) for me? What I am looking for is a 301 redirector script from the old to the new URLs that I can probably...
  8. Donny

    VBSEO-Style Addition to Thread and Forum Categories - SEO Benefits 2016-11-13

    Hello XF lads and ladies,7 This isn't an add-on you'll be downloading, or using the awesome add-on installer and updater for. This is just one or two lines of code that you'll customise and add to your templates (I'll tell you where, don't worry), to possibly increase your traffic. You'll need...
  9. Fred.

    Implement DNS Prefetching to reduce latency for modern browsers

    DNS prefetching allows the browser to perform DNS lookups on a page in the background while the user is browsing. This minimizes latency as the DNS lookup has already taken place once the user clicks on a link. DNS prefetching can be added to a specific URL by adding the rel="dns-prefetch" tag...
  10. dondomainer

    RM 1.2 Resource and SEO

    Ok, This is what happens to me, when I create a category eg : ( Security ) and i add a subcategory ( firewall ) when you are browsing over subcategory There is no mention to the main category in URL or Title, just firewall. How i can do make resource SEO friendly ? Best Regards.
  11. X

    Disallowing Tags Page - Still get SEO Benefits?

    If we "disallow" tags in our robots.txt .... that tells google not to index the specific tags page at /tags/ Understood. What im not clear on, is whether the tags people type, are helping my site just as much pertaining to SEO. This is a complicated question because technically the only...
  12. Alfa1

    Add-on Is there an addon/solution for a HTML sitemap?

    I see that Google actively uses the html sitemap for my vbulletin big board. I do not want to loose my ranking when migrating to XF. Is there a replacement for this HTML sitemap? For the sake of clarity: I am not referring to the sitemaps.org XML that is automatically submitted to Google.
  13. Enguerran A

    Change the domain name, what will happen?

    Hello everyone, Due to some issues with my crew members, I plan to change the domain name of my website. I'm not worried about the fact that changing the domain name will result in a loss in term of visits and users because the website is dead right now (we lost over the past 2 years more than...
  14. Ptr

    vBulletin 3.8 Zoints SEO Rewrite Rules Nginx

    I couldn't locate any example of how to redirect friendly URLs managed by the Zoints SEO plugin for vBulletin so came up with my own configuration. I use Nginx so my location block looks like this: #rewrite thread requests rewrite t([0-9]+)\.html.* /threads/$1 permanent; #rewrite...
  15. au lait

    Advanced Attachment System (AAS) 2.3.0

    DEMO Advanced Attachment System (AAS) has SEO, PDF-Preview, Attachment options for specific forums, QR-Code and more... Features: Watermark for Images - based on group rights - Original images are not changed - Also for existing attachments - Available for Post, Conversation, Resource Manager...
  16. StarArmy

    Smart Nofollows

    I had an idea that I'll throw out there for any mod author looking for ideas: An add-on that affects link parsing: If the site has good pagerank, link with a follow link If the site is bad pagerank, rel=nofollow the link If the site is a bad neighborhood/shady site, do not parse the link...
  17. Mr Lucky

    XF 1.5 How to fix duplicate title and descriptions in resources for SEO

    Google Webmaster tools is flagging up a lot of duplicate title meta tags (in HTML Improvements) due to a resource and its associated discussion being seen as two distinct pages but with same title tag. I believe for better SEO this should not happen, should there be a rel=next/prevous...
  18. PumpinIron

    Facebook Ads? Are they effective for any of you guys?

    First off, I apologize if this is the wrong forum. I wasn't 100% certain which one this should go in. Anyways, I've been running Google AdWords for a few months (I'm really good with AdWords as well) but finding it mostly ineffective for my newer forum (http://wranglertjforum.com). I've only...
  19. otto

    SEO Attachment Name - deutsche Übersetzung 1.2.0

    Deutsche Übersetzung für das Add-on "SEO Attachment Name" von pixhouse.com German translation fir SEO Attachment Name addon.
  20. dvsDave

    XF 1.5 internal_data/sitemaps was over 650 files

    So, I got a disk space warning on my server and started looking into what folders were the biggest offenders. To my surprise, the sitemaps folder was HUGE (like 22 gigs) There were a bunch of .gz files that were old, so I deleted those. I then wiped out the whole folder and went to...