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Did Your Manual Penalty Disappear? It Probably Expired

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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? 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? 0 Comments

Google Webmaster Tools Adds Manual Action Penalty: Image Mismatch

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Reports of a new manual action alert in Google Webmaster Tools called "image mismatch" have been surfacing this week. Google explains how image mismatch could be happening, and what to do if you see this alert. Reports of a new manual action alert in Google Webmaster Tools called "image mismatch" have been surfacing this week. Google explains how image mismatch could be happening, and what to do if you see this alert. 0 Comments

How Long Should You Wait Before Submitting a Reconsideration Request?

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A website is in trouble with Google for unnatural links. After identifying and removing spammy links, and disavowing those that couldn't be removed, Is there a certain amount of time to wait before making a reconsideration request? A website is in trouble with Google for unnatural links. After identifying and removing spammy links, and disavowing those that couldn't be removed, Is there a certain amount of time to wait before making a reconsideration request? 0 Comments

Google Webmaster Tools Adds Manual Actions Viewer to Show When Your Site is Penalized

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For some time now, Google has been sending notifications to site owners about manual webspam actions. But now site owners can check Google Webmaster Tools at any time to see if they've incurred a manual penalty, Google has announced. For some time now, Google has been sending notifications to site owners about manual webspam actions. But now site owners can check Google Webmaster Tools at any time to see if they've incurred a manual penalty, Google has announced. 0 Comments

Google Webmaster Tools Warnings to Include Example URLs

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Good news for webmasters who have been struggling to identify links and pages that have been trigger warnings in Google Webmaster Tools. Google will now include example URLs in their emails warning webmasters about manual spam actions. Good news for webmasters who have been struggling to identify links and pages that have been trigger warnings in Google Webmaster Tools. Google will now include example URLs in their emails warning webmasters about manual spam actions. 0 Comments

Google Reconsideration Request Guidelines & Example

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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. 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. 0 Comments