Oct 18

Google Turning Up the Heat Even More with Penguin 2.1

By Vishal Lamba | SEO

Its been a couple of weeks now since Google released the Penguin 2.1 update. Although Google has claimed that only 1% of search results have been effected, it looks like a ton of people have been burnt yet again. After reading up a few related blog posts and forums where real people have shared real data, here’s the kind of links Google has now started targeting with Penguin 2.1

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Aug 08

Google Takes Aim At Press Releases

By Vishal Lamba | SEO

Google has now updated its Link Schemes documents in the guidelines saying that it now considers optimized links inside content distributed across other sites as in Articles or Press Releases to be unnatural. This line from the Google Webmaster Guidelines, specifies the point… Links with optimized anchor text in articles or press releases distributed on […]

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Aug 02

Guest Blogging – Now Being Targeted

By Vishal Lamba | SEO

It appears that as of August 2013, Google is now going to target websites that are indulging in mass guest posts – IF the posts and/or the sites being posted to are of low quality and are not adding much value to readers. There is now clear evidence that Google wants you to NoFollow your […]

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Jul 10

Link Clean Up and Removal Process Overview

By Vishal Lamba | SEO

Here’s an high level overview of the link clean up and removal process… Do You have access to Automated Link Analysis Tools like Detox, LinkRisk, Cognitive SEO etc? IF YES… Download Your Backlink Profile with the prelimnary link rating, inspection data and email contacts – all already provided by these tools. Start the email communication […]

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