Jennifer Slegg

Jennifer Slegg

Search Engine Marketing Consultant

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Articles by Jennifer Slegg

Google Takes Action Against Greek Link Networks

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Google is continuing their fight against link networks internationally. Google's Matt Cutts recently confirmed via Twitter that Greece was the latest country targeted for link network related penalties (reportedly networks run by SEO agencies).

Google Penalizes MyBlogGuest, a Guest Blog Network

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Two months after warning Google would begin taking action against spam guest blog sites, Matt Cutts today announced that a large one was penalized. Ann Smarty, who runs MyBlogGuest, confirmed the penalty. The domain is gone from Google's results.

Google Encrypted Search Hits China

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While Google users in the U.S. and many other countries have been getting encrypted searches by default, Google has now expanded and begun encrypting web searches conducted by users in China, the Washington Post reported.