---- Our First Layoffs in 8 Years - google referrals are down 50-70%
europeforvisitors - 8:39 pm on Mar 14, 2007 (gmt 0)
... I really do see that occasionally they have to break eggs in order to make omelettes but some sort of appeals system would really help the e-commerce business owner.
What exactly would you appeal? The fact that your ranking has changed, and you're now on page 7?
An appeal system for penalties is one thing (and Google does have a mechanism in place for reinclusion requests by owners of penalized sites). Rankings are a different matter: If you've slipped to page 7 because Google has tweaked its algorithm--i.e., changed its ranking priorities--it's hard to see what an appeal mechanism could accomplish.