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Can't remove noindex meta tag from head

Bit of a strange one. One of my clients site is showing <meta name='robots' content='noindex,follow' /> in the head. The Search Engine Visibility checkbox is unchecked. I've tried ...
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How Google Indexer should only index published pages

In my wordpress site I have different posts and pages. I want that google only index those pages which are published. The 'DRAFT' pages should not be indexed by google. What is the best way to ...
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Why are some user agents still getting a meta robots tag with noindex from my site?

A friend pointed out to me that a website is not in Google because of the presence of a <meta name='robots' content='noindex,follow' /> tag in the home page. Ok, should be easy enough to turn ...
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how to find the layout page in my wordpress website

I'm working on a wordpress blog, and I can't find the main page, I want to change the fact that the posts only displayed on 2/3 of the screen but I can't find how... I'm using alison theme. I found ...
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why google stopped indexing my website and how to fix it

my website is www.examplaza.com for over weeks or months now google have not visited my sitemap and if i fetch my page as google it will not show in google search even if i do site search in google. ...
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Noindex subscriber author page

I added the possibility to register on my site (with the role of subscriber), however each registration creates an author page for the user, but I do not want these pages to be indexed, only the pages ...
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Check If search query contains something?

How to check if search query contain some characters? For example I would like to check if search query contain "/". I tried this answer but it is not working for me. Just to say I am using custom ...
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Google Indexed sub pages in wordpress pagination in post

I'm using WordPress Pagination in Post. So that users can view the same post in different parts. Issue - Google is indexing all the subpages. How to resolve it? :/ http://example.com/post/ (...
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How to set Noindex to all wordpress pages in a catergory?

I have a standard WordPress page category with tag_ID=92 which I want to noindex all posts in this category entirely. Is there a way to do it with actions/hooks in functions.php?
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How to non index my website page links?

Google index my worpress site as mysite.com/page/1 mysite.com/page/2 mysite.com/page/3 etc I want to non index page links. How to do that?
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Removing calls to noindex() and wp_no_robots()

In the general-template.php file, I have functions (see below – "noindex" & "no robots") that are not allowing Google bots to index the website. I am trying to find the code where these functions ...
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Adding list of Indexes in wordpress document

I have been exploring wordpress to use it for documentation puposes. I'm stuck at a point where I am unable to add a list of Indexes to the document. Can I add indexes to a wordpress document the way ...
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NoFollow Entire Website

By default whenever you disable indexing via Admin Settings [ x ] Discourage search engines from indexing this site It adds a meta tag in the header like so: <meta name='robots' content='...
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Automatically set posts to NoIndex depending on category?

I'd like all new posts with a specific category to automatically have NoIndex applied. There are various plugins - e.g. Wordpress SEO - which make it easier to manually select posts for NoIndex. But ...
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Noindex,Nofollow in theme's header.php?

My theme's header.php file contains this : <?php if (is_search()) { ?><meta name="robots" content="noindex, nofollow" /><?php } ?> What does that mean ? And does it affect my ...
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How to remove (or meta noindex) at page /?comments_popup=

I noticed that my website has many page like this: http://example.com/?comments_popup=837 http://example.com/?comments_popup={id of the page/post} They are causing many duplicate/thin content pages....
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Prevent Indexing of 404 Page

I'm tryying to prevent search engines from indexing my 404 page which is in a template called 404.php. I do not create an actual page, I simply rely on the php template for my 404 errors. I'm using ...
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redirect attachment page to category page

I'd like to prevent google from indexing my attachment/image pages. So for the images I placed in my posts that's no problem - I just redirect the attachment page to the post parent by creating a new ...
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Allow Google crawler to crawl specific Author pages

I have a WordPress website with thousands of registered users. For each user a profile page is created. Most of these pages are low quality because most users do not fill their profile with ...
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Not Being Indexed by Search Engines [closed]

Is there a specific criteria based on which search engines index/not index your site/blog? If my whole blog (2/3 pages-10-20 posts) is not indexed(WordPress), what can I do? My blog has is not ...
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How to noindex for certain custom post type without using plugins..?

Is there a way to create a noindex (meta robot ) for certain custom post type that i have for my wordpress blog..? Thanks
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How can i put image to come first than the title?

im editing my posts and when i create one, it comes: TITLE IMG CONTENT and i want it like this: IMG TITLE CONTENT ------------------got it--------------------------- <?php if ( have_posts()...
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How to make certain content of the post noindex and no follow. not entire post?

in my woocomemrce website i am trying to embade faqs which are generated using a short cut code . these faqs are common for all products which may lead to serious duplicate content issue . how to ...
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Page navigation not working correctly on index but only on categories

i have a problem with the page navigation, on the homepage of my website page navigation not working, when i click on page number 2 or 3 it says "Not found". But in the categories page is working ...
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Removing “Noindex, follow” from pages [closed]

I am using WordPress SEO plugin written by Yoast. This plugin, by default, shows "noindex,follow" on every page. I am sure I know the file that displays "noindex, follow" but after much "tweaking" I ...
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how to 301 redirect from a plugin folder

Some how google indexed a directory inside one of the plugins I use. I cannot figure out how to set a 301 redirect from the indexed path to the home page. has anyone else seen or dealt with this? ...
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Blank Pages with # URL & Google

I'm using some blank pages that have a title only and a URL set to '#' for my navigation. (So, that the item appears in the dropdown menu, but when it's clicked a page doesn't open). Do I need to ...
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How to noindex nofollow custom post type?

I've created a custom post type that displays the individual entries collectively on a page. However, I've found that Google is not only indexing the page, but the individual posts as well. I only ...
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Setting up robots.txt with Yoast's Seo plugin

I was looking for a decent robots.txt solution for my wordpress sites and after some searching I found Yoast's SEO plugin that provides a complete SEO solution including indexation. I set it up it to ...
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Preventing Search Engines Indexing Pages 2, 3 and More?

Do you know how to prevent indexing of pages past the home page in WP? I mean I don't want mysite.com/page/2, mysite.com/page/3 to be indexed. This is because I use home.php for my theme, so that ...