How does Google make money if it gives away stuffs for free?

This article is an excerpt from my book titled, The Google Trap- How Internet Aggregators Enrich the 1%, Impoverish Creative People and Threaten to Decimate the Middle-Class. It is easy to understand how Amazon and Apple make money. They sell books, computers, software, apps, electronic gadgets, consumer goods, electronic books, music, video, and so on. For Amazon, another […]

Another SEO company smashed by Google’s penalty

In my previous article, Too much SEO and Google will penalize your site, I wrote that this is going to cause a lot of angst for SEO companies. True enough, got smashed on the 19th March 2012. They announced this terrible news to their clients, Unfortunately, this morning, our scripts and manual checks have […]

Too much SEO and Google will penalize your site

This is going to be another disruption for many websites owners who paid a handsome sum to SEO companies. Google’s Matt Cutts just announced that Google is working on an update to their algorithm to penalize websites that are “over-optimized” or “overly SEO’ed.” This is what he said, We are trying to level the playing […]

If an SEO company guarantees #1 ranking, beware!

Any website owner is aware that it can be very lucrative if his/her website ranks high on search engine results page (SERP). In response to this awareness, an entire industry of “Search Engine Optimisation” (SEO) companies sprang up to help website owners achieve this feat. Usually, SEO companies promise their clients with first page ranking […]