A Google Lawsuit Has Shut Down One Local SEO Scam Company

A Google Lawsuit Has Shut Down One Local SEO Scam Company

A good reputation is important for companies to maintain. False accusations, or impostors, can hurt the image of the innocent company. Take Google, for example. A small business scammer claimed to be affiliated with Google. When Google found out, they sued. Search Engine Land describes what happened. Google Teaches Scammers a Lesson Greg Sterling of […]
GoDaddy Hosting Is Injecting Javascript Into Your Website

GoDaddy Hosting Is Injecting Javascript Into Your Website

GoDaddy is the world’s largest hosting provider; therefore, they wield a significant amount of power over the internet. Many people—including those who own business websites—won’t be happy to learn that GoDaddy is injecting Javascript into websites. Igor Kromin talks about what the Javascript is meant for and why it’s a bad idea. Troubleshooting Website Issues […]
The Most Perfect Guest Post Spam Response

The Most Perfect Guest Post Spam Response

Established businesses and websites get spam messages on a regular basis. There isn’t much we can do to prevent spam emails; however, email providers like Gmail do a relatively good job at moving these messages to a spam folder. Spammers also reach out to businesses and website owners on social media. Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn […]
Google Is Running Ads for Fake Reviews

Google Is Running Ads for Fake Reviews

Fake reviews are bad news. They’re not only bad news; they’re also illegal. Given this fact, some wonder why Google is, or was, running ads for fake review services. Brad, an SEO expert, spotted these ads and Tweeted about them. SEOExpertBrad writes, “Is Google serious about cracking down on fake reviews? Accepting ads selling fake […]