Knowledge Base Archives: Seo

Seo

Rich snippets getting removed after migration to SSL

I recently got forwarded this message from a customer that had migrated to SSL. Google has detected structured markup on some of your pages that we believe violates our structured data guidelines. Because incorrect information lowers the quality of search results for users, rich snippets will not appear in Google Search results for pages with …

Mixed content Redirect rules Seo

Does Really Simple SSL make my site slower?

I get asked this question sometimes, and I specifically built this plugin to be fast: most of the work is done in the back-end, which doesn’t harm your performance. So I’d like to explain what the plugin really does on the front end. Before version 2.3.8, a javascript redirect was added when .htaccess redirects were …

Seo

How to recover Facebook likes after moving to https/ssl

Websites with a lot of Facebook likes are bound to lose some likes when they move their site to https. Facebook sees your https url as a complete different url. A 301 redirect in your .htaccess, which seems to help keep Google Analytics hits, does not seem to work with Facebook. Maybe in the future, …