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Deceptive Site! warning?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by spappa, Jun 14, 2016.

  1. spappa

    spappa Regular Member

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    One of my PBN sites has a "Deceptive Site!" warning from firefox and has also been deindexed by google. It was a PBN site with spun content on there. When I go to the site after ignoring the "Deceptive Site!" warning it looks exactly the same and has no bad links on it. I have a few questions.

    1) Is it possible to get a "Deceptive Site!" warning for spun content?
    2) Are the two matters of "Deceptive Site!" warning from firefox and being deindexed by google related?
    3) Is it possible to get it re-indexed by google by updating wordpress, uninstalling plugins etc and then resubmitting it to google or should I just move on?
     
  2. UptonGoodwin

    UptonGoodwin Power Member

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    Might want to check that there is nothing hidden in there and that your site didn't get hacked in some way. However a shitty site with spun content isn't going to provide much value as a PBN anyway.
     
  3. Steve Wells

    Steve Wells BANNED BANNED

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    Yes its possible.
     
  4. SnoopyDrew

    SnoopyDrew Senior Member

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    Could be malware infection. I have had that before on a site of mine. Check with your hosting provider to scan for malware.
     
  5. globalseopoint

    globalseopoint Regular Member

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    Not possible for spun articles, might be something else. Check it on WOT as well as McAfee sites for some kind of warnings. You will definitely find something there.
     
  6. Linkzo

    Linkzo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Just move on,its just a trick that forces you to do something dangerous.
    It also be produced if your browser attempts to redirect to websites known for online scams.
    I think it could be a malware action on your site.