Has Advertising Information Been Used by Google in Ranking Pages in Search Results?

by Bill Slawski
One misconception that we've seen in the last few weeks is the idea that Google doesn't take as strong action on spammy content in our index if those sites are serving Google ads. To be crystal clear: Google absolutely takes action on sites that violate our quality guidelines regardless of whether they have ads powered by Google; Displaying Google ads does not help a s ...Read the full article