Reconsideration Request

  • After Suffering Link Trouble, Should You Second-Guess Your SEO?

    … a reconsideration request, for example, you're stating that your site no longer violates Google's Webmaster Guidelines - and that includes more than just links. What if you have some old hidden text in there, or you have a page saturated with irrelevant keywords? I dealt with a site recently where they'd moved almost everything to a new structure, yet…

    Julie Joyce/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 15 readers -
  • Negative SEO From Links — What Can You Do If You’re Hit?

    … together a fairly comprehensive history of Google algorithm updates, so check to see if your rankings loss corresponds with one. Alternatively, you can use Barracuda Digital's Panguin Tool — it pulls in your Google Analytics data and then does an overlay which shows when Google algorithm updates occurred. You can use this to see if an update hurt…

    John E Lincoln/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 28 readers -