SEO News


  1. Last-Minute SEO - Here Come the Holidays!

    If you really, really need traffic and you know there is no way you can get it to your site in time for the holiday seasons you can employ blackhat techniques to bring that traffic to A SECONDARY SITE (NEVER YOUR MAIN DOMAIN OR YOUR SUBDOMAIN).

  2. Matt Cutts on SEO, PageRank, Spam & the Future of Google Search at Pubcon Las Vegas

    They are also working on the next generation of hacked site detection, where Cutts said he is not talking about ordinary blackhat, but “go to prison blackhat. First, Cutts spoke about Google’s “Moonshot changes,” which he broke down into these areas:

  3. SES San Jose 2008: Top 10 Stories

    Ten articles, 74 blog posts and a YouTube video entitled “Matt Cutts on Big Brand BlackHat Sites” on the ChrisDaviesCa Channel. Over the past few days, more and more articles and posts from SES San Jose 2008 have been written.

  4. SearchDay: When Top Keywords Suddenly Vanish

    In other words, optimization is by its nature blackhat. Search Engine Watch Experts Columns AaronShear When Top Keywords Suddenly Vanish» BIG BIZ: Big brands and large enterprises using search in the marketing mixIf one of your top keyword phrases...

  5. The Art of Sculpting, or There's Nothing Wrong with Knowing SEO

    In other words, optimization is by its nature blackhat. There have been much discussion recently about using the “nofollow” attribute to sculpt a website's PageRank for ranking purposes, a practice commonly known as PR Sculpting.

  6. Giving Links Away

    Maybe you have a friend who is a total underground, blackhat, do-no-good, evil-empire, anarchist spammer. It would look like this: a blackhat spammer. However, links don't just go one way. You could, and probably should, occasionally link out to...

  7. Stupid SEO Spammers

    Their “proprietary trade secrets” don't seem to include, as far as I can tell, any blackhat techniques, so there is no need to worry about National Positions being the next Traffic Power (who cold-called me back in the day), but it's still a rip-off.

  8. The Role of the Brand in Social Media Marketing

    The Real Story: Why ComScore's Google Clicks are Flat, SEO Blackhat To meet that growing need, a new wave of social media sites have germinated explicitly to provide tools and platforms that facilitate sharing in all its facets and forms.

  9. Search Headlines & Links: February 28, 2008

    The Real Story: Why ComScore's Google Clicks are Flat, SEO Blackhat Want a snapshot of the day's search marketing news? Here we've collected today's top news stories posted to the Search Engine Watch Blog, along with search-related headlines from...