Recently in the news there have been reports of punishment by Google for black hat SEO techniques used by JCPenney. These techniques of link spamming are very common and are used by lots of “SEO Companies” looking for an edge. Many link spammers operate in ways where they do not get caught and swear by incredible results.

A very interesting article from the New York Times outlines what JCPenney was doing and how they were punished.

Pretty interesting stuff, glad that these companies using these black hat SEO firms are getting punished in some way. Their methods clog our pipelines with useless links and pages that are only meant to fool Google’s algorithm.

Here’s hoping that Google finds more ways to rid us of this problem, but until then these black hat techniques will evolve and thrive.

Please Post Your Comments & Reviews

Please fill all fields. Your email address will not be published.

Get your domain NOW

Start finding the perfect domain, using our domain checker below

Contact

Please enter your contact details and a short message below and we will return your inquiry within 24 business hours.

Get demo hosting and free trial

Call us at

T – 1.888.220.3120

P – 1.302.635.0075

Email us at

help@ejhost.com

Find us in