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    Paid Links - Interflora


    Interflora - What Really Happened? - SEO Blog by Dave Naylor - SEO Tools, Tips & News

    Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: A reminder about selling links that pass PageRank

    Interesting stuff.

    Especially the independent newspaper got slapped down from PR8 to P4 .. www.independent.co.uk ouch.

    Also the daily mirror, now PR3 http://www.mirror.co.uk/

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    • NewDelhiSEO agrees : great reporting
    • tstolber agrees : Interesting stuff
    • Grizzler agrees : Good Stuff! Serves them right
    Last edited by DarrenHaye; Feb 22nd, 2013 at 07:50 PM.
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    Holy Cow.
    Thanks for sharing Darren. I had lost PR of 3/8 blogs I used to create links from.
    But I never knew it would get this bad. Gotta re-thing the strategies.
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    Good for Google. For once, stepping up obvious crap and paid links.
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    Heh don't say that. I mean: isn't that what SEO is all about - using tricks to get ahead?
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    Anyway this was the blog post that explained it all in a way that even I could understand

    IrishWonder’s SEO Consulting Blog Blog Archive So Who Got Interflora Penalised?
    Last edited by dzine; Feb 25th, 2013 at 01:45 PM.

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