A Man, A Plan, And A Spam

by Aaron Wall
Google is desperate to promote Helpouts. I first realized this when I saw the following spam message in my email inbox. Shortly after a friend sent me a screenshot of a onebox promoting Helpouts in the SERPs. That's Google monopoly and those are Google's services. It is not like they are: being anti-competitive paying others to spam other websites Let's slow down though.Read the full article

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