homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.205.168.88
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member
Home / Forums Index / Google / Google SEO News and Discussion
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: Robert Charlton & aakk9999 & brotherhood of lan & goodroi

Google SEO News and Discussion Forum

    
Will social networking become next for spam team?
CaptainSalad2




msg:4639194
 7:03 am on Jan 22, 2014 (gmt 0)

Will social networking links become next for spam team?

Social penalty for leaving you links too much? Codename magpie?

When I add a page to my main site I update all social platforms with a snippet and a link so my readers can read more, but could this be a problem down the road once the spam team start looking at social spamming? Thoughts on the future for social?

 

my_name




msg:4639309
 3:28 pm on Jan 22, 2014 (gmt 0)

I can't ever seeing publishing your own content on your own social media accounts ever being a problem.

It's the purchase / trade of retweets / likes / shares etc that would need cracking down on if "social signals" are ever a top ranking factor.

EDIT: After giving it a little more thought it's the networks of those who own thousands of fake profiles and accounts too.

Nana_O




msg:4639396
 7:24 pm on Jan 22, 2014 (gmt 0)

I think as long as you have a legitimate social media account that links to original content you will be okay. I completely see what you're saying but I think Google will (hopefully)see that and make the connection of you being a reliable source.

RedBar




msg:4639433
 9:28 pm on Jan 22, 2014 (gmt 0)

FWIW I don't give a damn what Google thinks or does, I do everything for my users, not their whims, fantasies and algorithms.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Google / Google SEO News and Discussion
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved