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Clean backlink profile, but has SEO outgoing links

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Maser, Nov 26, 2014.

  1. Maser

    Maser Registered Member

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    Found an expired I was about to pull the trigger on but found something that worried me at the last second.

    Domain has very good metrics, CF close to TF, high DA, non-spammy, varied backlinks from a large number of sites, etc. But ahrefs outgoing links have some pretty clear indicators it used to be a PBN site (linking to stuff about colon cleanse and weight loss repeatedly). It's not indexed.

    Definite deal breaker?
     
  2. SEO Power

    SEO Power Elite Member

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    Yeah, deal breaker. Avoid that domain name. It's probably a domain that hosted a PBN site that was deindexed and then abandoned.
     
  3. arunsmilez

    arunsmilez Regular Member

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    Hi,

    u try to avoid domain name... it may be help to u
     
  4. Maser

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    Yeah, I ended up digging a little deeper a bit on Wayback after I posted that and found it had absolutely been part of a PBN briefly so I didn't buy it.
     
  5. sudorank

    sudorank Power Member

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    Ye was gonna suggest that, Wayback Machine is the ultimate way to know if it's been a PBN or not.