Manual Penalties

  • Why you may need to be aware of booby traps when hiring a new SEO

    …; } Disabling only these has resulted in the nofollow,noindex disappearing. Note that this specifically references to connect to and retrieve a file from robots.clients.(*previous suppliers domain*).com.au and then output the code into your site.” As I spoke with the developer, he informed me, that this code is only triggered if the site…

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  • Web users think most outbound links are commercial [study]

    … actually be there because of some business or personal relationship. That doesn’t automatically make them sketchy. It’s just human nature. Of course Google doesn’t necessarily see it that way. Many people fear the dreaded manual penalty and go the extra mile to neuter links, even when they have perfectly valid reasons to point visitors…

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