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John Mueller discusses Penguin, links and the disavow tool.

PenguinHave you been wondering if the new disavow tool offered by Google would be useful in helping to recover a site that has been affected by the Penguin algorithm? Continue reading

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Stop speculating about Penguin! Here’s what Google says.

Google Penguin SpeculatorWe have been waiting for a long time now for a Penguin refresh to happen.  Penguin initially rolled out on April 24, 2012 and had a minor refresh on May 25, 2012.  Now, here we are 4 months later and we haven’t had another Penguin refresh yet – that we know of!

Yet, there are so many posts from webmasters telling people how to recover from Penguin! In my opinion, this is dangerous because no one really knows what is necessary for Penguin recovery. There is a lot of speculation circulating amongst SEOs these days.

I have heard a number of webmasters speculating about some of the following things: Continue reading

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Penguin recovery? Or Panda? It’s a tough call!

Penguin Recovery?At the time of writing this post, there has only been one Penguin refresh and that was on May 25, 2012.  Stories of Penguin recoveries are few and far between, so I paid particular attention when I saw Nick LeRoy’s post about a possible Penguin Recovery.

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Penguin Recovery Story – WPMU

At the time of writing this blog post there have not been many documented stories of recovery from the Penguin algorithm change.  Penguin initially rolled out on April 24, 2012 and there was a refresh on May 25, 2012 and there has not been another refresh since then. Continue reading

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Panda Recovery of a WordPress Site

Panda RecoveryI found this story of Panda recovery from labnol.org. The author discusses how he saved his WordPress site from a Panda penalty. Continue reading

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Panda Recovery – Follow the Webmaster Guidelines.

Panda RecoveryHere is another Panda recovery story, this time from webologist.co.uk.  In this story, the author describes in great detail the steps that he took to recover from a Panda Penalty.   Continue reading

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Panda Recovery Story – Site owner got complacent

Panda Recovery Here is a great story on Search Engine Journal, of how a webmaster recovered from a Panda algorithm hit. Continue reading

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