Google: we penalize egregious link manipulation schemes

Some weeks ago, Google’s John Mueller said that Google makes a difference between unnatural links and spammy links.

Gary Illyes has confirmed on Twitter that Google ignores unnatural links as long as it does not look like an ‘egregious link manipulation scheme’:

Automatically created backlinks are bad

Every webmaster should know this by now. Surprisingly, many webmasters still try to cheat Google with these low quality links. This is a sure way to get penalized.

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High quality link building takes some time but the results are much more rewarding. The link building tools in SEOprofiler help you to get good links from related websites. If you haven’t done it yet, create your SEOprofiler account now:

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Tom Cassy

Tom Cassy is the CEO of SEOprofiler. He blogs about search engine optimization and website marketing topics at “”.

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