A lot of movement has been occurring around the forum regarding SAPE links.
Its no news that Google has been trying to shut SAPE down for some time now.
Has the time finally come? Is it time to move onto some underground link exchanges?
I got the Manual Action Message on one of my sites using SAPE. The classic unnatural links message.
I could care less. Its just another site that I churn and burn on a regular basis.
If you were using SAPE to powerup some Tier 1s then that should have safeguarded you to a certain extent, depending on how you used it.
If you did a direct approach it might have put a penalty.
Here is Matt Cutts Tweet:
Thinking of ghost-related puns for a spam network. "They try to look super natural, but using them will dampen your spirits.
Something to do with Ghost Rank?(A Popular SAPE Related BST)
If this is true it will become the Ultimate Neg SEO Tool. Point some SAPE links to random competitor and get it penalised?
I used SAPE from this forum but I will not out the owner for obvious reasons.
Have you gotten the penalty?
Here are reports of SAPE Related Penalties: