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…, and the Search Quality Team. Oh My. Let’s run a Link Detox report on www.mattcutts.com: He’s got backlinks from payday loan sites, but my favorite linking domain here is mummyknows.com. And the anchor text? Littered with “money” terms like “Google is evil” and “guest blogging”. To be completely serious about this — given Matt’s public position at Google…
If you rank for a commercial phrase, you are much more likely to be under radar (the more valuable phrase, the more chances are you may be penalized) The data takes time to refresh. Panda Updates Penguin Updates (Penguin 3.0 is due any time now. October, 4 is the last time Google made a Penguin refresh.) Monitor your links, do pre-emptive link pruning and Disavow.
… Panda, Penguin or any of the other minor Google algorithms as occurring immediately when people begin seeing flux and changes in the search results. But the idea of a delay could make it much harder to determine what algo is impacting a site, especially if we see multiple changes hit close to the same date, like we saw with both Panda and Payday Loan…
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