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Google Penalty Manual Action

  1. 5 Googley SEO Terms – Do They Mean What You Think They Mean?

    Google doesn't use the word "penalty" with these releases and prefers the term algorithm update. In layman's terms, however, if it walks like a duck and you lose 50 percent of your business overnight, then go ahead and use the word penalty, just...

  2. Google Starts Penalizing Sites for Rich Snippet Spam

    It is a manual action penalty based on incorrect usage of markups, regardless of whether it was deliberate spam or simply a mistake. The new penalty seems to affect websites that are misusing rich snippets, such as including authorship on homepages...

  3. Google Webmaster Tools Adds Manual Action Penalty: Image Mismatch

    Google rolled out manual action viewer in Google Webmaster Tools this past summer to let site owners know when a manual penalty action had been taken against their site. As a result, Google has applied a manual action to the affected portions of...

  4. Recovering from Penalties, Penguin, and Panda

    Look at the announcements in Webmaster Tools to see what action was taken and what the reason is for the penalty. Biundo took the podium next to talk about on-site manual penalty actions by Google. Google Manual Action Penalties