almighty_monkey - 12:59 pm on Feb 22, 2011 (gmt 0)
Lot of butthurt people being beaten in the SERPS by spammers all up in this thread.
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I tried forum spamming, alone, on a personal project. I got to first for a medium-competitive keyword for about 3-4 months. I think it was 10,000 profiles I bought. Then it vanished off the face of Google.
Still managed to make £300 profit from that little experiment, which, I'm not going to lie, was welcomed over Christmas time.
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