Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Message Too Old, No Replies

Lost rankings after we blocked a hack attempt

12:57 pm on Feb 4, 2009 (gmt 0)

New User

5+ Year Member

joined:Dec 1, 2006
votes: 0

before loosing rankings, we noticed that someone was trying to hack our site but we fixed that issue and i checkd for page cloking and i have not found anything like that....

What should i do to check, Why google has penalize me?

my 3-4 keywords still are ranking between 200 to 400 (positions) on google.

Waiting for you reply


6:48 pm on Feb 4, 2009 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member tedster is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

joined:May 26, 2000
votes: 0

Have you checked for changes to your .htaccess file and your robots.txt file? Also, how did you check for cloaking?