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Fair Search Engine Penalties

  1. Common Problems with 404 Error Pages

    Incorrectly configured Web-servers that respond with a status header value of "200" (or any other erroneous value) are exposed to significant risk with respect to search engines' "duplicate content penalties.

  2. Copyright Law: What Search Marketers Should Know (Part 2)

    Tips for search marketers to avoid copyright infringement penalties Fill out the search engine's own form. We report the top search marketing news daily at the Search Engine Watch Blog. A special report on search legal issues from Search Engine...

  3. Copyright Law: What Search Marketers Should Know (Part 1)

    Or they may be an infringer, stealing copyrighted content from others and finding themselves subject to penalties by the search engines and the courts. The reality is, copyrights are just as enforceable and punishable with online works as anywhere...

  4. Pricing Models for the Small SEM Shop

    Search Engine Bans and Penalties, or Just Your Imagination? Next to present was Jessie Stricchiola of Alchemist Media who discussed the transition from in-house search engine optimization (SEO) to running an SEM shop.

  5. KinderStart Becomes KinderStopped In Ranking Lawsuit Against Google

    Instead, it manually intervenes in terms of banning some sites or putting overall ranking penalties on them. KinderStart, a directory and search engine for information related to children, sued Google in March after it fell to a "zero" ranking in...

  6. Coping With GDS, The Google Dance Syndrome

    What about the issue that Google has an index out there that's missing some spam penalties? So references about spam filters yet to be applied in the index relate more integrating scoring from the new systems, once ready, rather than Google simply...