Private Blog Network

  • What should I do when I discover a competitor’s Private Blog Network (PBN)?

    … Wherever you land on the private blog network (PBN) argument, it always pays to have a plan in place for when you encounter a competitor’s network. For many, the adherence to Google’s policies on search ranking manipulation resembles that of a religious zealot. For others, a PBN is simply a component part of getting ahead of the game…

    Search Engine Watch- 7 readers -
  • Alright Google, You Win…I’ll Never Use Private Blog Networks Again!

    Don’t you sometimes just hate Google? I know I sure do…especially after this weekend. You see last week I started getting emails from people saying they were getting “thin content” penalties in their webmaster tools account. I hadn’t seen any penalties on my sites, so I wasn’t sure what was going on. Then on September 18th, the Google hammer slammed down on some of my sites.

    Spencer Haws/ Niche Pursuits- 21 readers -