Top 25 Ways to Sell Your Book Without Constantly Spamming Links
My two books were free for three days over Easter weekend. So were 4,999 others. So, how’d I do? Results: I had almost 50,000 downloads between the two
How to use Scrapebox for Link Building not Spamming
Scrapebox is well known in the SEO community as a Grey Hat, Black Hat, Yellow Polka Dotted Hat link building tool that is mainly used by blog commenting spammers. If you have ever spent any time reading blogs you will have seen the stereotypical comments on blogs. They usually say things such as “Great Blog […]
Facebook sues sex tape spammer over fake links to Bieber videos
Facebook has launched legal action against an alleged recidivist spammer who it accuses of posting fake links to a (probably) non-existent Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez sex tape
Spammers Are Dodging Twitter's DM URL Bug by Sending Links to Tweets
Spammers are working around the technical issue preventing some Twitter users from sending DMs with URLs by sending bogus messages that link back to tweets.
Buying Spamming Links to Penalize Sites by @jimboykin
I couldn’t decide if I should call this post Can You Penalize a Site in Google buy Buying Spammy Links to it? or Getting to #1 by banning everyone above you. Last week, some people decided that they didn’t like Dan Thies (even though I’ve always thought he was a great guy….his book Search Engine Fast Start was required reading for our ninjas for years…and I’ve learned a lot from... [Read More...]
Are all comments with links spam?
Google's Webmaster Guidelines discourage forum signature links but what about links from comments? Is link building by commenting against Google Webmaster Gu...
7 Tips to Protect Your Site From Negative SEO
Negative SEO is a legitimate danger. You can lose organic search visibility and revenue. Here's how to defend against negative SEO.
Google: More Sophisticated Link Analysis & Link Devaluing In Works
As part of our ongoing deeper thoughts on the video Matt Cutts made about ten Google SEO changes happening this summer - I wanted to discuss the points about going upstream to devalue link spammers and Google rethinking their link analysis techniques.
Google's Matt Cutts: Link Spamming Google For A Specific Time Period? Then Mass Disavow Those Links.
In a recent video released by Matt Cutts, Google's head of search spam, Matt answered the question, "How can a site recover from a period of spamming
17 Types of Link Spam to Avoid
If the last few months of ranking changes have shown me anything, it's that poorly-executed link building strategy that many of us call white hat can be more dangerous than black-hat strategies like buying links. As a result of well-intentioned but short-sighted link building, many sites have seen significant drops in rankings and traffic. Whether you employ link building tactics that are black, white, or any shade of grey...