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
  • 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- 16 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- 18 readers -
  • Five most important search marketing news stories of the week

    ….” Is there a way to use an EMD safely, or is it another black hat technique that self-respecting SEOs should avoid? Christopher takes a look at the pros and cons of EMDs, and how EMD users can stay on the right side of Google. Everything you need to know about changes to the local press The regional press has come under enormous pressure in recent years…

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

    … in exchange for unnatural links promotion. This led to a 10 day ban, where Rap Genius didn’t rank for its own name and suffered a drop in PageRank. Today this penalty would lead to a potential loss of traffic of around 3.8 million. eBay This one is a little mysterious, as neither eBay nor Google has confirmed the details, but in 2014 the company…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 26 readers -
  • Expedia, eBay, Rap Genius… 6 Link Building Tactics To Be Afraid Of

    … ranked for its own name, as well as a number of related keywords. Google remained surprisingly tight-lipped about the incident, but speculation suggests Interflora had paid for advertorial links and not made use of the nofollow tag. If you’re wondering what the issue is with advertising and paid links, we explain thoroughly below. 5. MyBlogGuest…

    Rob Trustlove/ WooRank Blogin SEO- 34 readers -
  • 2015 Predictions: Google In The Year Of The Goat

    … for businesses to take foolish risks with their web presence by engaging in black hat SEO. Embracing Of Facebook & Twitter As Google slowly comes to terms with the less dominant than hoped venture known as Google+, the search giant can be expected to give more emphasis to activity on other social media platforms. Certainly Google+ is alive and well…

    Chris Marentis/ Search Engine Landin Paid Search SEO Google- 34 readers -
  • 3 Things That May Put Your Website At Risk

    … and get you in penalty by building "black hat SEO" links to your website. It is important to monitor your website stats through different sources to watch for Negative SEO, and clean up link profiles as necessary. Do: How To Do A Link Audit For Your Own Company Next Steps Traffic loss or penalty? " When to call in the SEO detectives (Matt…

    Kristen Godel/ Search Engine People Blogin SEO- 14 readers -
  • 12 Things You Should be Doing Right Now for Semantic Search

    … Semantic search. You’ve heard of it, you’ve researched it and you’re probably wondering what to do about it. Black hat, white hat, and everything in between could soon be a thing of the past, as semantic search forces the industry to revert back to the question: What does the user want? It’s a simple concept, but one that has been lost…

    Ian Harris/ Search Engine Journalin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Black Hat Underground & Why I’m Repealing My Support

    … So a lot of you in the Black Hat SEO Scene will of seen all the drama that’s been going down over at BHU (Black Hat Underground) with the entire moderator staff resigning, Agent Black Hat banning people left and right and follow-up emails from CCarter to all BHU Members. Originally, I wasn’t going to get involved at all…

    Charles Floate/ God of SEOin SEO- 26 readers -
  • The Ultimate SEO Vendor List

    So a lot of people always ask me what vendors or services I’d recommend for specific things – PBNs, Citations etc.. So I thought I’d spend a couple hours compiling the ultimate list of services I’ve used and reviewing each of them with a mini-review of their own, so you guys can reference it and not have to spam my email with questions on specific vendors.

    Charles Floate/ God of SEO- 66 readers -
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