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The Blurry Lines Of Google’s Paid Links Policy The Blurry Lines Of Google’s Paid Links Policy
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As you probably know, Google isn’t a fan of people paying for links that pass PageRank. It’s considered to be a manipulation of search results and a violation of Google’s quality guidelines, which are the focus of Google’s Penguin update. …

Some Free Directories Go Missing From Google, Some Paid Directories Doing Well Some Free Directories Go Missing From Google, Some Paid Directories Doing Well
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There some discussion going on in the webmaster/SEO community that Google may have de-indexed some free web directories. Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Roundtable points to a WebmasterWorld forum thread on the subject. The thread begins with a post from …

Best Of The Web: The End Goal Of A Submission Is Not A Link Best Of The Web: The End Goal Of A Submission Is Not A Link
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We recently ran an article called “The Blurry Lines Of Google’s Paid Links Policy“. Much of the article talked about web directory The Best Of The Web, which has a submission process, requiring submitters to pay a fee to have …