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Jennifer Slegg

Jennifer Slegg

Search Engine Marketing Consultant

The SEM Post

Articles by Jennifer Slegg

  1. Google Takes Action Against Greek Link Networks

    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).

  2. Google Penalizes MyBlogGuest, a Guest Blog Network

    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.

  3. Google Encrypted Search Hits China

    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.

  4. Majestic SEO Site Explorer Now Integrates With Twitter

    This handy feature makes it easy for you to tweet a snapshot of any website’s linking profile, including the Link Profile Chart if it’s available. The integration is done through Rich Snippet style semantic markup tailored to the Twitter API.

  5. Matt Cutts Shares 4 Ways Google Evaluates Paid Links

    Paid links are an incredibly gray area. What exactly is a paid link? How can Google figure out what is paid and what isn't? Where does Google draw the line? Google's Matt Cutts dives into the topic of paid links in a new webmaster help video.