From the top of Google to a black hole – the dangers of poor link building

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Poor quality link building, also known as black hat SEO, involves numerous forms of spamming and is designed to artificially inflate a website’s search engine rankings. White hate SEO, on the other hand, focuses on …

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Dan Shure

Dan Shure

I have been in the SEO business nearly 10 years and I am always amazed at how people in the industry are always willing to help each other out. I have a problem with Rich Text Snippets not displaying, after …

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Advanced Link Manager for Bloggers

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Link building is not an easy task, but it is a task made a little easier if you know how to manage your links more efficiently. Managing your links can be both tricky and time consuming, especially if your links …

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GoDaddy SOPA Backlash: Karma from Bad Link Practices?

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GoDaddy sure is making the headlines these days. Though people are mainly incensed about the fickleness of their stance on the SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act), what has been playing over and over in my head is Joost deValk’s post …

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Why You Shouldnt 301 Redirect Everything

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In my previous post on 404 pages, my advice as to when you should redirect the page and when you should just let it continue returning a 404 error (and eventually die) was simple and is summed up in …

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Dealing with 404 Pages

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URLs that return 404 pages have always been a source of headache for webmasters. This is especially true for websites that have tons of pages, since the chances of getting 404 errors increase this way.

The good thing though is …

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