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Derek Jansen is the Managing Director at Penalty Pros, a specialist Google penalty removal firm, boasting a 100% penalty removal success rate. Visit Penalty Pros for a free penalty assessment and quotation.
  • Penalised by Google? Here are 3 steps to righting that

    So you pushed the limits in terms of link building -- you built links to your site that weren’t exactly squeaky clean or natural. Perhaps you used some blog networks, perhaps some low quality directory submissions, or even forum profiles. Who could blame you? Truth is, it worked for a while – but then one day you got a not-so-pleasant message from Google Webmaster Tools – the dreaded “unnatural links to your site” warning. You cringe, perhaps feel a little guilty, and hope that the impact isn’t too bad. But as the weeks roll by you watch your rankings...