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Can I delete backlinks?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by maildigger, Nov 18, 2012.

  1. maildigger

    maildigger Power Member

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    I bought a EMD domain which lost rankings about a year ago because BH linkbuilding was used. Since a couple of months it was used for domainparking. I want to start a new website and use 'whitehat seo' to rank it in the long run.

    Can I delete the existing backlinks?
    How do I handle this?
    Any advice?
     
  2. drogon

    drogon Elite Member Premium Member

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    I read these guys offer a service: http://www.linkdelete.com

    But personally i would recommend you start fresh with a brand new 'clean' domain.
     
  3. ja1myn

    ja1myn Senior Member

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    Just drown out the shitty links with new, higher quality ones.
     
  4. upl8t

    upl8t Regular Member

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    Unless you have a ton invested in the site or it's a great domain.... it's probably cheaper to start over.
     
  5. assphuck

    assphuck Senior Member

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    One site I used strictly paid blog links for backlinks is still peanlized even though all backlinks were removed. This was proof enough to me that Google is about as small business unfriendly as they could be. If it were a big corporate website, Google would have removed the penalty in under 100 days.
     
  6. 50cent

    50cent Regular Member

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    if it is impossible to contact back link sites to delete links, and all else fails, then give the disavow tool a try. you may as well if you don't have much to risk. Be careful in your analysis of the links you want to disavow. If there are too many links to troll through then you'll be better off starting afresh.