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Cloning WP sites - leaving footprints?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by SuperNoobInc, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. SuperNoobInc

    SuperNoobInc Regular Member

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    So, I am looking to build a series of micro-niche sites and would eventually turn them into a mini-PR network myself.
    (Assuming I got all whois, hosting IP, all other stuff covered for building PR network)

    Now, I recently came across plugins like wp-twinbuddy or some sort, you get the idea.
    I am wondering if using those will leave footprint, and destory my perfect idea of 'footprint-less' network?

    P.S: No, none of my micro niche sites will have adsense on it, so they arent interconnected either way.

    Please advise. Thanks.
     
  2. sirgold

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    what I do is using wget from command line, with --recursive to clone the whole site and --referer to specify a fake referrer. It might take a while and you'll need some additional work to make it a theme, but you have absolute control and you're not forced to use wp for your MNS.

    Also make sure to look into the code whatever method you use, because there's almost always some javascript or css or image file that still makes a call home to be loaded ;)
     
  3. SuperNoobInc

    SuperNoobInc Regular Member

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    Well, my theme is legit just to clarify that.
    When you stated 'call home', did you mean 'my original site'?
     
  4. SuperNoobInc

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    Any other inputs on this? Thanks