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.
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  • PPC Giveth, SEO Taketh Away

    … more robust and easy to implement. The GDN (Google Display Network) traditionally has lower conversion rates, but at the same time allows advertisers to entertain and convey brand-centric messaging that can be hard to achieve in text ads. Remarketing bridges the conversion-centric text ad with the brand-happy GDN by allowing text ads to find users…

    WordStreamin Affiliate Paid Search SEO- 11 readers -
  • SEO: The O Is For Outing

    … about the concept of “outing” in the world of SEO. Quick disclaimer: I have no affiliation with Hotels.com, and Larry Kim is one of my favorite people in the SEO industry. A History Of Outing Larry’s posts are just the most recent in a long line of articles wherein SEOs and/or websites are busted for grey-hat and/or black-hat SEO strategies, typically…

    Search Engine Landin SEO Google Facebook Twitter- 17 readers -
  • Does the European Google Antitrust Case Have Any Merit?

    …, (relatively) anonymous search experience. Best of all? Duck Duck Go was created by one man, Gabriel Weinberg, and his small startup is still based in Paoli, a tiny suburb of Pennsylvania. Industry insiders frequently cite Duck Duck Go as one of Google’s most serious competitors, proving that superior products and services are the best way to tip…

    Dan Shewan/ WordStreamin Google- 14 readers -
  • Finish 2014 Strong by Implementing These 5 Tactics into Your Business

    … way, however, will find the game hasn’t changed after all. Google’s new algorithms make black-hat SEO shortcuts more difficult; but for people who create relevant, informative content, little about SEO has changed. SEO is another reason that maintaining a high-quality blog is all but essential for businesses today. Smart use of keywords, without…

    Noemi Tasarra Twigg/ The Blog Heraldin Social SEO Google- 12 readers -
  • Filtering Low Quality Links in Bing SERP

    … with phishing sites, fraudulent sites or sites propagating scams, spammy sites…. Well, you get the picture. On top of this, users are often inundated with non-malicious, but low quality/ low content sites like parked domains, 404s and cheap content farms. To deal with this, search engines must ensure not only results relevance (pertinence of content to user’s…

    Search Engine Journalin SEO- 3 readers -
  • 4 SEO differences between Google and Yandex

    …, Google algorithm updates like Penguin have largely focused on tackling black-hat SEO techniques, particularly link farming. Such emphasis on optimising links is natural, given how central they remain to Google rankings. However, while high quality links remain a major indicator of authority in Google, they are no longer taken into consideration…

    Valentin Boulan/ Tamar SEO and Social Blogin SEO Google- 19 readers -
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