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gDance to the 100th power? or is this a penalty...

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by effinOUTRAGE, Nov 18, 2010.

  1. effinOUTRAGE

    effinOUTRAGE Newbie

    Dec 5, 2009
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    Recently had two sites have this issue at the same time.

    Went from 1st place, to within 4 places of last (listing # 6xx) over night.

    This is on sites less than a few months old with lots of SEO work done on them.

    Do you think this is the dance, sandboxed or just a straight up penalty?
  2. pixelgrinder

    pixelgrinder Power Member

    Apr 1, 2008
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    Penalty most likely. You always want to take it easy for about 3-4 months after being indexed. Thats when you slowly build links and then ramp it up to whatever you desire around the 3-4 month mark.