A Discussion about BLACK HAT SEO So, im my very humble opinion, building backlinks and PR by things like: Forum Posting Blog Commenting Autoblogging Social website marketing (Twitter, FB etc) are pretty grey hat seo techniques. They involve the work of you (the marketer) to inflate the search engine rankings of your products, by adhering to yet stretching the search engine rules. BUT you are not really breaking the rules by producing a lot of backlinks - you might get *sandboxed*, but thats a search engine validity test. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ BUT what are the down right dirty BLACK HAT SEO techniques? Here is one : http://www.geocities.com/fuhtxqmhxag/index.html So what is the point of the above site? If anyone is interested i will be analysing the links, relationships and purpose of the above site, and trying to shed some light on why this www resource exists. If anyone wants to add their two cents as to what flavour of black hat they think this is and how it leads to an increase in SEO! then this thread would hopefully give some info to the great BHW community.