• Is there a way to switch lists of blog posts to show summaries?

    We're seeing Google indicate duplicate content for blog posts on our site. It's because Jive shows the full blog post content in lists of blog posts.   E.g. These two pages contain the same content on 2 differe...
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  • Customizing meta description tags for content

    Has anyone built a customization or do you have a workaround for adjusting the meta description tag within a blog, document, or any other content type?   It would be ideal to have an optional, character-limited ...
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  • are embedded PDF's crawlable?

    Hi Anne Bluntschli,   Hope all is well.  I was wondering if the upload file feature allows the content within the file to be crawled by the engines.  For instance, https://www.engagementoptimization.co...
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  • Anybody using Passive SAML?

    We are having a ton of trouble getting Google to crawl our site, and we are wondering if our SSO settings are the culprit.  Is anyone (else) using SSO with Passive SAML authentication for a Jive-x site?   R...
  • Searchability for "Private" Spaces, Private Groups,and Secret Groups

    Hello!   For our JiveX community, we have set up a lot of "private" spaces set up by assigning user-permission-group. How does this affect the SEO of the "private" space and the content within the space? Can use...
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  • Duplicates on hosted.jivesoftware.com

    I'm trying to remove duplicate content from the hosted.jivesoftware.com subdomain.   See: https://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Ahosted.jivesoftware.com Here are some possible options:   Alternative1:...
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  • Canonical tags?

    Here are thoughts from Stephen "SEO friend" Watts.   Proposals to dramatically increase SEO on Jive-powered Jive External Communities He mentioned it again today when he saw that comments (on a blog, or doc) we...
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  • What SEO Customisations have you made?

    Here's my starter for ten.. based off our Jive 6 Community;   Altered the URL handler so that all our URLs have a the document title in them (e.g. http://www.element14.com/community/docs/DOC-22474/l/latest-rohs-...
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  • What SEO-friendly features should be included with Jive 8?

    I'd like to see Jive 8 offer:   Meta commands for content. Meta commands, such as no follow, would be helpful. Meta descriptions for content. Custom meta descriptions for documents, blogs, etc., would be great....
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  • Who owns this group?

    Anyone know who is responsible for this group?   Ryan Rutan Aaron Thompson
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  • Add SEO friendly meta-data to HTML widgets?

    We are moving to the cloud and won't have access to the community overview pages to add meta tags for SEO optimization.   So, on each community overview we have a nav bar contained in a HTML widget that's front ...
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  • Customizing Titles via Themes

    Hi - I would like to customize the titles for my space overview pages and content: Remove "Space: " from space overview page titles Begin titles with the blog post name instead of the blog name   Someone sugge...
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  • Community Search Metrics

    Hey guys -   I'm a part of our Search team here at T-Mobile. We manage an internal and external Community.   I'm looking to understand how others responsible for the Search experience are measuring their i...
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  • List of Frequently Use Spam Terms

    I've just published a List of Frequently Use Spam Terms.  Maintaining site quality includes reducing and eliminating any abuses such as a spam and I recommend that every external community have Google Alerts setu...
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  • Vote for Idea 2288: Reviews/Comments Invisible to Search Engines for Indexing

    Check out this SEO related idea and vote for it: https://community.jivesoftware.com/ideas/2288   Turns out that user reviews and comments cannot be indexed by search engines due to dynamic rendering of the cont...
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  • Comments on Blogs, Documents and Videos Not Indexed by Search Engines

    I've noticed that comments posted on blogs, documents and videos are being indexed by Google.  These generated positive PageRank and also provides additional content that users can find.   Has anyone else e...
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  • Javascript required for navigation / to view all content

    Some pages require javascript for navigation and thus they are hard (impossible) to index for a spider. Example one: /jivespace/community/welcome?view=discussions contains 30 threads, the next 30 threads are on this...
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  • Search Ranking Factors from SEOmoz

    Here's an article from a SEO resource site that might be of interest.   http://www.seomoz.org/article/search-ranking-factors
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