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Marie Haynes

Marie Haynes


HIS Web Marketing

Marie Haynes is the founder of HIS Web Marketing. She is experienced in unnatural link penalty removal. She has written a book on the process she uses, which you can find at

Articles by Marie Haynes

  1. Is That Directory Link Unnatural?

    If you are doing a backlink audit and trying to remove or disavow unnatural links, this article should help you when it comes to making decisions about links from directories.

  2. 5 Reasons a Site Hit by Google Penguin Won't Recover

    If you're working hard on cleaning up a site that's been hit by Google Penguin, don't despair! While Penguin recovery is possible, it is difficult. Here are five reasons why your site isn't recovering rankings in the search results.

  3. Did Your Manual Penalty Disappear? It Probably Expired

    Did you know that all Google manual penalties have an expiration date? In some cases, they can expire after just a few months. In other cases it can take years. So is there a discernible pattern to help us know when a penalty is going to expire?

  4. Are All Sitewide Links Unnatural?

    While sitewide links can be unnatural, they can also be really good links! Here's how you can evaluate sitewide links pointing to your site and determine whether it's a good link or if you should try to remove or disavow these links.

  5. 7 Things You May Not Know About Google's Disavow Tool

    The process of disavowing links through Google is a mystery to many, and several misconceptions have surrounded the tool's use since it launched. Here are seven facts you need to know to get the most benefit out of the Google Disavow Links Tool.

  6. 8 Reasons Your Reconsideration Request Will Fail

    Google has made the process of applying for reconsideration of a site very difficult. If you're one of the unlucky ones struggling to get a penalty removed, here are eight common mistakes to avoid to ensure your reconsideration request succeeds.

  7. Google Reconsideration Request Guidelines & Example

    Writing an awesome reconsideration request is critical when you're attempting to get an unnatural links penalty removed by Google. Get on the path to recovery by following these tips, and see one example of a reconsideration request that worked.