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  • Unsolved

    moz local

    Do listings revert to original state after cancelling Moz Local subscription? I know Yext is a feed that needs to be in place for their listings to show, and when you cancel the subscription, the listings all revert to how they were before you started (if you are lucky). I was told that Moz Local was different by a rep of the underlying platform that Moz white labels. Is this true , or still true? Thanks

    Moz Local | | TroyP
  • Unsolved

    algorithm updates

    Why does my site rank so low in google results when the whole site was topping. It hit 200,000 impressions per day, and it's down to 1,000 impressions After this update 👇
    Today we released the October 2022 Spam Update. Find out more about spam updates at This is why, and how do I know my site is spam This is a link to my site that you can see and check
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    Moz Tools | | A_h7med.-
  • Unsolved

    spam score white hat

    How can I reduce the spamscore on my website?
    All the activities I did on my website were completely white hat and I did not do any spam jobs, but my spam score is 2%
    This is my site address
    Please help me how can I reduce the spamscore in my account?

    Moz Tools | | serktba
  • Unsolved


    The domain authority has not changed for a few months; even I got some high-quality links from authority sites, and Moz has not crawled them yet? Can someone tell me how much time it generally Moz takes to crawl new links for a domain and update DA?
    My domain is

    Moz Tools | | peaceforchange00
  • Solved

    seo audit seo tactics

    hello . i am a user that runs parsp website . i really need to know how to run a site audit to keep my job clean and my site works well ! i need help and i am a newbie in this job . thanks moz !

    Moz Tools | | valigholami1386

  • www to non www redirect chain classified website

    Recently our free classifieds USA website we move from www to non www format. Now old urls still showing in Google SERP. When click they show 404 error pages due to removed old ads.
    We redirect www to non www version for main domain but still old cache pages affected.
    How to dynamically handle this case, all old www version ads pages auto redirect to relevant category pages?

    Technical SEO | | bcuclassifieds

  • on page optimization filter by category

    Hello Everyone! I know that a single product should not have filter by color option since it will create duplicate content, and you have to use canonical tags to solve it. BUT how about sorting through products via category/brands?
    Filter by category changes the URL of the General shop page (ex: ). This page only displays the products within, no content/ descriptions etc unlike the original category page (ORIGINAL CATEGORY PAGE) Each of these category/brand already have their own individual pages (ex: This is the page that will be optimized for content, FAQ, and ranking etc. Unlike in the url created when filtering through the categories. So technically I would have 2 URL for each Brand/Category. Would they compete with each other? What would you guys suggest. Please advise me on this. Thank You

    On-Page Optimization | | Safxmed
  • Unsolved

    campaign settings subdomain

    Also, I would like to track a subdomain without the root domain, is that possible?

    Moz Pro | | AndreVa

  • I have seen redirect links from google but not sure how to create one. Please guide if anyone knows the answer. Example:

    Link Building | | Melissacarter

  • Hi all, what experience do you have with links? Can I use it for backlinking management?

    Intermediate & Advanced SEO | | Tormar

  • We have created two category pages, in which we are showing products which could be delivered in separate cities. Both pages are related to cake delivery in that city. But out of these two category pages only 1 got indexed in google and other has not. Its been around 1 month but still only Bangalore category page got indexed. We have submitted sitemap and google is not giving any crawl error. We have also submitted for indexing from "Fetch as google" option in webmasters. (Indexed - Bangalore page - 2. (Not indexed - Hyderabad page - I tried searching for "hyderabad" in google but there also this link is not coming, instead of this only is coming. Can anyone please let me know what could be the possible issue with this?

    Intermediate & Advanced SEO | | abhihan

  • refunds

    I was charged for a subscription but I’ve tried to cancel several times. I need help with a refund.

    SEO Tactics | | PerceptionDB

  • hi, i would like to create my own website, but I am confused either to choose cpanel hosting or managed wordpress

    Web Design | | alan-shultis
  • Unsolved

    add services moz local entering location help with location entry

    Screen Shot 2022-12-08 at 9.53.40 AM.png When I click the "Add services" link, it takes me to the "Rich Data" page where there isn't a place to list your services. All of the fields in my "Rich Data" page are full and there is not anymore room to name services. What do I do?

    Moz Local | | rdsoapes11mktg

  • serp seo image optimisation

    I have been doing a little on-page SEO on our site today and came across the following images embedded within organic SERPs, please see the screenshot. Obviously the users eye is drawn to these and therefore they are likely to result in more clicks. It would be great to know what they are called and how to go about getting these for our own results? If we managed to implement these across our site it would make a big difference for us, as working in the travel space, images are so strong when painting a picture of the destination. Thanks
    Ben 0073280b-3daa-4558-b5fd-3cbde422d623-image.png

    SEO Tactics | | wildernessscotland
  • Unsolved

    redirect chain

    Hi, I start to use MOZ a few days ago.
    Start the first project and after crawling get an error with a redirect chain like this
    I am not sure what is the problem and how to solve it.
    My page is Joomla 4 and for the redirect using Admintools Joomla extension
    I am using .htaccess for redirecting from non-www to www RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://www.%{HTTP_HOST}/$1 [R=301,L] and to https RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !=on [OR] RewriteCond %{HTTP:X-Forwarded-Proto} =http RewriteRule .*{REQUEST_URI} [L,R=301] That exact configuration I have in my other domain and there don't have that issue.
    Is anybody has a clue why MOZ show that problem on and not in
    Thank you

    Getting Started | | MirkoZagreb

  • Hi, I am trying to track a page optimization feature for one of my project, but i keep getting this below error: "PAGE OPTIMIZATION ERROR
    There was a problem loading this page. Please make sure the page is loading properly and that our user-agent, rogerbot, is not blocked from accessing this page." I checked robots.txt file, it all looks fine. Not sure what is the problem? Is it a problem with Moz or the website?

    On-Page Optimization | | shinawebnavid

  • seo expert opportunity

    We have been struggling with SEO for a while now. We are looking for an expert who can help us on the journey? Any leads?

    Jobs and Opportunities | | Matthew.wainaina

  • shared hosting to vps www to non www

    Hi SEO gurus,
    I am trying to move my site from shared hosting to VPS hosting and also moving from www to non www version.
    What is the best possible way to avoid any issue and without losing the backlinks.
    Is it good or bad to do? URL:

    Intermediate & Advanced SEO | | SeoBlogs61
  • Unsolved

    robots.txt crawl disallow subdomain sub-domain

    I need Moz to stop crawling a subdomain of my site, and am just checking what the exact text should be in the file to do this. I assume it would be: User-agent: Moz
    Disallow: / But just checking so I can tell the agency who will apply it, to avoid paying for their time with the incorrect text! Many thanks.

    Getting Started | | Simon-Plan

  • my website is activate in egg incubation industry . Level of this site spam score is 19% . now how can i reduce that ?

    Link Explorer | | HeidiMaryAyuningtyas

  • seo tactic seo international seo seo rankings seo expert

    I have a website which I want to rank in UK, NZ and AU and I want to keep my domain as .com in all the countries. I have specified the lang=en now what needs to be done to rank one website in 3 different English countries without changing the domain extension i.e. or

    SEO Tactics | | Ravi_Rana
  • Unsolved

    redirect chain

    Hi, I start to use MOZ today. Start the first project and after crawling get an error with a redirect chain like this
    I am not sure what is the problem and how to solve it.
    My page is Joomla 4 and for the redirect using Admintools Joomla extension
    I am using .htaccess for redirecting from non-www to www RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\. [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://www.%{HTTP_HOST}/$1 [R=301,L] and to https RewriteCond %{HTTPS} !=on [OR] RewriteCond %{HTTP:X-Forwarded-Proto} =http RewriteRule .*{REQUEST_URI} [L,R=301] Thanks for any help

    Getting Started | | MirkoZagreb

  • technical seo ecommerce indexation crawl product page

    Hello! We are an online marketplace that submitted our sitemap through Google Search Console 2 weeks ago. Although the sitemap has been submitted successfully, out of ~10000 links (we have ~10000 product pages), we only have 25 that have been indexed. I've attached images of the reasons given for not indexing the platform. gsc-dashboard-1 gsc-dashboard-2 How would we go about fixing this?

    Technical SEO | | fbcosta

  • My website is,it is a E-commerce Portal and Moz shows a spam score of 8,may i know why my site spam score is high and how can i reduce it,after all it is a dubai store portal.

    Link Building | | offilery

  • Bing is crawling our site, but not indexing it, and we cannot figure out why -- plus it's being indexed fine in Google. Any ideas on what the issue with Bing might be? Here's are some details to let you know what we've already checked/established: We have 4 301’s and the rest of our site checks out We’ve already established our Robots is ok, and that we are fixing our site map/it's in fine shape We do not see anything blocking bingbot access to the site There is no varnish or any load balancers, so nothing on that end that would be blocking the access We also don't see any rules in the apache or the .htaccess config that would be blocking the access

    Technical SEO | | Alex_RevelInteractive

  • Is it alright to make use of Schema for a questions and answer structure if they questions are all brand specific? Like common Q&As about your products or company ? Are will Google potentially consider this spammy?

    Intermediate & Advanced SEO | | SearchStan

  • keyword explorer

    Hi I wanted to check the volume of a keyword in German but unfortunately, it shows no data available.?
    Is this actually possible to research German keywords with your tool?

    Keyword Research | | Raymonda

  • canonical

    Error: Missing Canonical Tag
    But URL is not a webpage it is a PDF document, is this fixable?

    Technical SEO | | ahmadmdahshan
  • Unsolved

    backling issue

    Other tools like ahref and smallseotools show different backlinks compared to MOZ for our website ( ahref shows up 18,550 backlinks. Here I attached a screenshot of ahref.
    e754dbe6-3fb1-4362-8ae3-38cb0164b54f-image.png As well MOZ shows up with 2.4k backlinks.
    See this screenshot:
    4177b33f-2980-400e-ae96-af0d9ca838ae-image.png Why does this happen? Please respond to my question as soon as possible.

    Product Support | | UnitedOPT108

  • Hello sir i noticed that my DA is Dropped From 27 to 26 Of this website What is the reason I don't i try a lot to find a solution but not get . But I notice that in google webmaster tool the domain linking increased every time but on the, not domain added even my DA Dropped. Even When i checked my site on   he shows approx 350 domain with high da and pa. help me i am getting frustrated. Is that Moz is crawling All domain Fairly or not ??

    Link Building | | rishu578

  • hreflang

    We want address the search market for USA and UK. Therefore all english pages have small regional variations with similar content. Since a longer time (after a relaunch) Google has problems to identify the right page (/en-gb/) for the right search market (UK) - although we use hreflang and sitemaps from the beginning. We monitor those in moz for our UK campaign (/en-gb/ pages) by jumps in the ranking of individual keywords (>-50 and >+50). -50 means not that the ranking of our website is lost. In this case Google will substitute the ranking of the /en-gb/ page with the variant /en/. One excample:
    This page lost the ranking and the other languag variant is ranking for position 2. In the moment I have no idea what we can change in our html code.

    Technical SEO | | PeterGolze

  • seo rankings ranking factors url issue

    We've recently had a redesign of our website and we have both a Dutch and an English version. However, in MOZ for both NL and BE-NL it seems to favor the English URLs. This never used to be the case and I'm wondering why it's happening and whether it could actually be hurting our SEO, as search engines would favor local languages for search queries.

    Local SEO | | Billywig

  • Hello  guys! Recently I have embedded the bachtuoc  site link on one of other people's more popular sites. But after I checked with Moz, it turns out that there are no backlinks from the site? May I know is there any option to forcefully moz bot to crawl my all site specially. Thanks!

    Link Explorer | | yenu

  • content marketing page authority

    I feel like I'm wasting time by going out and creating backlinks for a new page to increase page authority, especially when I've already got the domain link for domain authority. In your opinion, how important is it to go out and create back links for a page? - am I wasting time I could be using towards creating more great content? Shannon Peel
    Telling Stories about Women

    Content Development | | MarketAPeel

  • Hello, One of our client had a  3 page Law website and i am looking for an seo audit tool. What are the things we need to recommend as niche is Law industry.  What audit tools would you recommend ? Thanks John

    Moz Bar | | Johnroger

  • Hi Moz Community, Thanks in advance for the help! We have a law firm client interested in fully switching their SEO marketing from Criminal Defense to Personal Injury. Our client no longer wants any business for Criminal Defense cases. Background Info: The website for the last 10 years has focused on Criminal Defense (and ranks well). Over the last couple of years we have introduced Personal Injury content on the website and achieved some decent rankings as well. In order to make the website less relevant for Criminal Defense, it had crossed our minds to de-index these specific Criminal Defense pages but still leave them present on the website. Question:  Would you recommend de-indexing all of the pages at once or done in a gradual manner? Our concern it that doing it all at once could affect the overall domain's authority more sharply and harm rankings for any other keywords not involving Criminal Defense.

    Intermediate & Advanced SEO | | peteboyd

  • I am looking to increase organic traffic to our Real Estate website, and am  looking for any suggestions and or feedback as to strategies to implement in this area or even the must-have SEO pages every real-estate business should build. Interested in attracting sellers & buyers, but obviously would love more to attract sellers... The issue with that being you have to outrank the massive sites like Zillow and Realtor. Some ideas I have so far. Building out Neighbourhood pages to rank for people searching for 'Neighbourhood name' Any feedback on this one greatly appreciate. What's {city name} like? {Neighbourhood name} houses for sale What are good areas of {city name} Is {city name} a good place to live? What's {city name} like? What __ are in {city name} restaraunts hospitals beaches colleges How is {city names} weather Thanks guys!

    Local SEO | | Dakota_G

  • I unsure how my page got backlinked on this "passive DNS" website: This looks to be my only inbound link, so I am  worried this is negatively affecting my site ranking. Is this 56% spam score link negatively affecting my website? If so, any suggestions? Any feedback or insight would be greatly appreciated as I am very ignorant to what this person's webpage is about and why my page was linked.. Sincerely, Hayden My website:

    Industry News | | CashFlo_Trading

  • migration redirect 301 redirect

    I have this forum with about 2 million posts for 16 years on root of the domain. I am looking to switch softwares but the top ones won’t help setup 301 redirects. But I can still migrate all my members and all my content (threads/posts), would Google still reindex all our content or if we don’t setup redirects would it really kill our entire traffic for a long time or maybe just a month or so? I really want to migrate to software that isn’t forum based but rather something that offers courses, chat, live video streaming, subscription based etc. and this is the only way to do so OR to set it up on an entirely new domain OR subdomain but to me that is like starting all over from scratch? I could archive the forum to read only and set it up on subdomain or another root domain - then on the archived forum setup banners and a pop up linking to the new site or new subdomain? . This is such a hard decision for us as the current forum we have had for so many years has lost members posting from 1k a day to just a handful a day, our fb group though gets 1k a day so I’m trying to revive a site into something more modern and has all the training features we can offer as well.

    Technical SEO | | vbsk

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