Black Hat Seo

In computing, spamdexing (also known as search engine spam, search engine poisoning, Black-Hat SEO, search spam or web spam) is the deliberate manipulation of search engine indexes. It involves a number of methods, such as repeating unrelated phrases, to manipulate the relevance or prominence of resources indexed in a manner inconsistent with the purpose of the indexing system.It could be considered to be a part of search engine optimization, though there are many search engine optimization methods that improve the quality and appearance of the content of web sites and serve content useful to many users. Search engines use a variety of algorithms to determine relevancy ranking.
Posts about Black Hat Seo
  • Negative SEO Protective Measures

    … Negative SEO has been around for quite some time and it still prevails up to this day and age. It can damage your website and make you lose valuable rankings. But are there protective measures for it? Can you protect your website from these harmful attacks? Yes, you can. The release of the Penguin update only increased the effects of negative…

    SEO Hacker Blogin SEO- 11 readers -
  • How featured snippets can be manipulated by private blog networks

    … Card” and do a quick Google search. Chances are, the site you see ranking is the Simple Dollar. Many SEOs would never think a creditable site like the Simple Dollar would ever purchase backlinks, let alone have someone building links to their pages from private blog networks to increase the authority of these pages and acquire answer box results…

    Search Engine Watchin How To's- 18 readers -
  • Should Google be more transparent with its updates?

    … wants/what Google thinks the user wants — Dan Tabaran (@dtabaran) March 17, 2017 Others argued that with so many bad actors and black hat SEOs already trying to abuse the system, complete Google transparency would lead to chaos, with people gaming the system left, right and center. I can appreciate the stance. Countless people game…

    Search Engine Watchin SEO Google- 22 readers -
  • Five most important search marketing news stories of the week

    … unsurprising news, John Lewis’ annual heartwarming Christmas ad is this year’s best performing yet. The eight most important content marketing trends in 2017 It’s December already, and you know what that means – every publication you follow will be winding down for the end of the year by reviewing the highlights of 2016, while simultaneously gearing…

    Search Engine Watch- 28 readers -
  • 12 companies hit with a Google manual penalty

    … to a two month ban on the company ranking for its own brand name. Today this penalty would lead to a potential loss of traffic of around 12.17 million. JC Penney Showing that a penalty isn’t necessarily the fault of the company, but rather an errant SEO using black hat tactics, JC Penney suffered a huge drop from the first SERP for multiple search terms…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 29 readers -