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[SEO Help] Most efficient way to remove "Did You Mean XYZ?" from Google results

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by satyawrat, Jun 11, 2014.

  1. satyawrat

    satyawrat Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Okay, so I have a brand name called XYZ. The brand is fairly new. There is another brand by the name XYOZ.
    Whenever XYZ is googled, the results show up with "Did you mean XYOZ?"
    What could be the most efficient way to fix this?
    Do you do large number of searches on google with that keyword? Do i build backlinks to that page with XYZ anchor text. But using that same anchor text can also bring penalties.
    Thoughts?

    PS. Just realized the title might be a bit misleading. My bad.
     
  2. meln

    meln Junior Member Premium Member

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    Interesting question! I would think one of the factors is based on how many results there are for each of the variations. So one course of action would be to get that brand name out there any way you can. Push out tons of articles etc any way you can. Just one idea, and I should probably add that it's based on a hunch rather than direct experience...
     
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    And most likely what kind of search volume each term gets.
     
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    alexglo Junior Member

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    From a legit point of view: I would create a Google Places business profile (or whatever it is called) and link it to/from your site.

    One of our businesses had to deal with that for about 6 months before Google identified them as a brand.
     
  5. satyawrat

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    Exactly what I was thinking.
    Here is what I plan to do:
    Create a lot of webpages on unique domains discussing "XYZ" brand.
    Make a bot that uses proxies to search for "XYZ" about a million times each week.

    I will report how it goes.
     
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    I wouldn't worry about it, when you type in "XYOZ" it comes up and says "did you mean XYZ?"

    If xyoz is bigger, you are making out.

    Just rank for XYZ and forget about it.
     
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    Wont work if your brand name is *similar* to companies like Nike, Amazon, Intel, etc.
     
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    freidagulal Newbie

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    Do more to promote your brand, google places, local directories and other authority sites should be linking out to you. Do some press releases as well till Google realizes your brand does exist and its not a typing error from the part of searchers.
     
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    I know. I am not a newbie when it comes to seo. I was asking this question see if someone has had any experience with this. I know how to workaround this problem. I wanted to hear opinions and decide on the most efficient path. Efficiency is priority number one.