seo,google-search , SEO - Google index a specific part of a link


SEO - Google index a specific part of a link

Question:

Tag: seo,google-search

Google displays links to pages in its search results by taking all the text inside an tag as the link. So this:

<a href="#">
   <span>1</span> This is a great story
</a>

displays in Google search results as:

1 This is a great story

Is there any way to tell Google to index a specific part of the link text, e.g.

<a href="#">
   <span class="dont-index-me">1</span>
   <span class="index-me">This is a great story</span>
</a>

So I can have just: 'This is a great story'.

Or is the only option to change the markup:

<span>1</span> <a href="#">This is a great story</a>

Answer:

No. Google will index an entire page's contents. there is no way to tell Google to ignore part of a page. There are black hat techniques, of course, but those just get you banned if you get caught and aren't worth the risk.


Related:


SEO with single page application


node.js,seo,single-page-application
I built a node.js social networking web site for noders but I get some serious problems to improve my SEO factors. How can I make it SEO friendly? And yes, given that it is a single page app, it is a little harder!

fullPage.js: Make all slides and sections visible in search engine results


jquery,seo,web-crawler,single-page-application,fullpage.js
I'm using fullpage.js jQuery plugin for a Single page application. I'm using mostly default settings and the plugin works like a charm. When I got to the SEO though I couldn't properly make Google crawl my website on a "per slide" basis. All my slides are loaded at the page...

Server side vs client side website


javascript,html,ajax,html5,seo
We have to build a website and we have to chose where to manage the content, in the server (PHP or JSP) or on the client (JavaScript). This article: http://searchenginewatch.com/sew/how-to/2358775/seo-strategies-for-javascript-heavy-single-page-applications-or-ajax-sites enlighted me a bit but Im still doubting. Good SEO is the most important thing to achieve. Can anyone relate...

Convert MVC Website to be Responsive


mobile,model-view-controller,seo
While investigating the Google SEO issue with respect to not having a mobile web site. I've learned recently that lack of proper mobile site would reduce the search ratings, and a different content for a mobile and a desktop sites might hurt your SEO as well. Currently we have a...

Disallow specific folders in robots.txt with wildcards


seo,search-engine,robots.txt,google-crawlers
Can i hide specific folders from crawlers with wildcards like: User-agent: * Disallow: /system/ Disallow: /v* I want to hide all folders starts with "v" character. It will work this way?...

WooRank Touchscreen Readiness Failing


responsive-design,seo,responsiveness
I'm currently using the WooRank website to improve my sites SEO> However, it keeps failing on "Touchscreen Readiness". It states my buttons should be 40px in height/width which they appear to be.. but it's failing. Any advice? URL: http://www.answer-hut.com...

Multiple modals with galleries vs. a single dynamic one


javascript,dom,seo,image-gallery,bootstrap-modal
Lets say we have a long list of posts on a single page. Each of those posts has a hidden div with multiple img tags inside it. When a user clicks on the post, the images inside the hidden div should be showcased in a modal gallery. Which approach is...

MixItUp vs PageSpeed Insigths


jquery,seo,pagespeed,mixitup
PageSpeed Insights says “Remove render-blocking scripts” and list jquery.mixitup.min.js :_( But the script is included at the bottom of the page (and minified), and the functions that use MixItUp is also on the bottom of the page! I don’t know what can I do. Any suggestions please? Thanks a lot....

How to “remove” indexed pages in Google and AngularJS


angularjs,nginx,seo,google-index
I have an AngularJS 1.0.7 web application. Some months ago I sent a sitemap.xml file to Google, so the urls are indexed. Now, I would like to upload a new sitemap file with some updates on those URLs. I mean, the pages are the same but the urls have changed...

SPDY on shared host & SEO Sematics


seo,semantics,shared-hosting,spdy,http2
NodeSPDY on shared host I got a webspace hosted by uberspace and want to use NodeSPDY, but there is a loadbalancer in between which cuts off the tls connection. On uberspace one can request a Port to be opened. With this port it is possible to request resources directly by...

Where can I find a corpus of search engine queries?


nlp,search-engine,google-search,bing
I'm interested in training a question-answering system on top of user-generated search queries but so far it looks like such data is not made available. Are there some research centers or industry labs that have compiled corpora of search-engine queries?

What is more important for images - alt tag or name


seo
I am making a blog with huge ammount of images, and one way to do it, is by using Flickr Gallery plugin, which provides a functional gallery or your albumbs, but the links aren't looking good (www.......5129512891.jpg), but they do have the proper alt tags (Red Carpet From Turkey). So...

How Google “distinguishes” website articles from news? [closed]


html,seo,google-search
When I search keywords from Google, it shows all articles related to these words and It has separate tab called "News", where Google shows related news. How Goolge "Knows" that article from site is about News? I have opened source codes of multiple news websites and they has "itemprops" in...

How seo implemented for distancebetween.com website?


seo,google-search
When I Search for distance between bangalore to mumbai in Google, distancebetween.com comes up in the search results. I mean if I search for distance between any source to destination they have results for that. They have one dynamic page where user can enter source and destination and those inputs...

How do I retain search engine accessibility when loading external file into html


javascript,jquery,html,seo,cross-platform
I plan to: $('#main.sidecontent').load('/sidecontent.html'); and insert: <div class="sidecontent" id="main"></div> a div on several html pages since the content of this div is the same and I try to straighten my workflow, basically avoiding editing every single html page when this content div changes. My questions: Is this method recommended for...

how to create direct link to cms articles


php,mysql,seo,content-management-system
I'm creating a simple CMS with a table called 'articles' that all the articles are stored in it. In my AddArticle.php page on the website I have a form that creates the articles and feeds the table. Now I'm confused with article linking. As far as I know a CMS...

How can I tell if prerender.io is running correctly on modulus.io?


meteor,seo,prerender,modulus.io
UPDATE I am able to install prerender on the modulus server now. BUT there is a problem with where to place the prerender token: app.use(require('prerender-node').set('prerenderToken', 'YOUR_TOKEN')); Where in the .demeteorized node app does this line go? I am running a meteor app on modulus.io I have installed the https://github.com/prerender/prerender-node package....

Robots.txt file in MVC.NET 4


asp.net,asp.net-mvc-4,seo,robots.txt
I have read an article about ignoring the robots from some url in my ASP MVC.NET project. In his article author said that we should add some action in some off controllers like this. In this example he adds the action to the Home Controller: #region -- Robots() Method --...

Best JSON-LD practices: using multiple