25 Aug 10 Big Brands That Google Has Penalized For Paid Links

Over the years, Google has applied some high profile penalties and they've always been a fun read. I thought I'd round-up all the big ones I could find and present them for your amusement (and education). All the companies in this post had been caught with their hands in the paid links cookie jar. Whether they were selling or buying, Google came down hard on them for a bit but, as you can see, they're all back and doing fine...

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13 Jan Paid Links – The Best Way To Rank In The Top 10

Now you might be double taking at the title because most of you who read this blog know I am not in favor of paid links. Now with that being said, why the hell am I talking about them? Well for the past couple of months I've been taking on a lot of clients which involves me to research their competitors backlink profiles. I've also taken on a few clients who were competing for some very dominated keywords, and from...

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20 Nov Inlinks.com Launched By MediaWhiz…I'm Staying Away

I just wanted to get a discussion going on MediaWhiz's new product Inlinks.com. I didn't need long to figure out this will go poorly for advertisers no matter what. The business model will work great for them, but not for long until Google figures out a way to start dropping the ban hammer. Google is clear on paying for links to influence the search results, which in reality just clutters the web with shitty sites that keep you from finding...

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