Hi there, I have noted something on the sitemaps.
First of all Xenforo use the file sitemap.php to generate the sitemap. Often is that is given to the crawlers and also to Google, but IMHO I think that is not a great idea because Google have to convert the file, to generate the right xml...
Hi there, I have noted that the Tags hx on the threads seems not be fully optimized. This create confusion for the search engines to index better the contents.
Here an example.
In this case about a thread token here for test, this one:
I noticed that when using the "friendly URLs" option, changing the thread title also changes the URL irrespective of how long the thread has been posted. Is there any tweak to modify this behavior?
Constantly changing the permalink (for search-engine-indexed posts) without...
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I was wondering if there currently is any theme that is better and faster than XF's default theme?
For example, I like the UI.X 2 theme from ThemeHouse, but it feels slower or more bloated than XF's default theme.
It also does not give a good score with PageSpeed.
So are there any really...
So I recently notice that the Q&A Schema of XenForo is a bit different from the Q&A Schema from sites like StackOverflow.
Here's what I mean:
StackOverflow's question thread: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/743164/how-to-emulate-a-do-while-loop-in-python
This thread has a total of 16...
My name is Frank and I have launched a preview website at priide.com to show everyone my concept and idea.
The website is a temporary blogger site to showcase what I have in mind.
I was not able to post in your other forums so I am posting this here and a moderator can move the...
Head over to your Admin CP > Setup > Options > Basic Options > Change your board title to the name of your forum only. For example, JoyFreak is my board name. This will be used consistently throughout the forums and you want to keep the consistency of your forum name throughout all pages. If the...
There's an issue related to SEO that I would like to fix, but I have not found a way, nor an addon for this.
I would like to have, for example, the forum title to be:
Speakers for recording, mixing, and mastering (the h1 tag and the title tag)
but on the Forum List, the title...
I've commented about this before but have been recommended to start a suggestions thread!
Currently, the Froala editor uses paragraph <p> tags for a hard return and line breaks <br> for soft return if you inspect the HTML while editing. This is how things should work and do in almost all...
it will be nice to improve the click through rate on search engine
to set meta description of question thread with the "best answer" post (when there is one).
so in search engine we will have the question as title (link) and best answer as meta description it will improve ctr.
This is an experimental addon - Comments, pull requests and suggestions are welcome.
By default XenForo includes in the Sitemap the first URL of each thread only regardless of the amount of pages in the thread. Various members of the XenForo community (here and here) have been discussing the...
I have a TR extension domain and it has been producing Turkish resources to this day. We made a radical decision and decided to produce resources in both English and Turkish. Could this have a positive or negative effect in terms of SEO?
Should the sitemap location in robots.txt have a $ at the end? Example - Sitemap: url/sitemap.php$
I was reading through some sitemap suggestions and one was to use a dollar sign to denote the end of a url.
Does anyone do this? Have ya'll heard of it?
Thanks in advance.
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Hi All, just wondering if anyone has any idea why google is displaying this old date "9 Apr 2017" against my forum category pages when they appear in the google search results. I noticed it on category pages only and not on the homepage. The forum is a busy forum and updated regularly. I'm...
If i look in my Google Webmaster Console i am getting 66 warnings because there are some urls indexed by Google but blocked by robots.txt
The urls are almost the same and are like :
The site: https://www.cyburbia.org
I started the site in 1994 (!), and the message board has been online since 1996. Change from vBulletin to XenForo: 5 January 2019.
Problem: since I switched the message board software from vBulletin 4 to XenForo 2.0, and from http to https, Google removed a...