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Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Beauxy, Jun 20, 2014.

  1. Beauxy

    Beauxy Registered Member

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    This may be a stupid question but here it goes. I've noticed that every time you mention a site in a text to someone it creates a link. Is there any way that these texts can give some kind of SEO bonus to a site? I realize it's probly not going to be a ton. I don't know if crawlers would have access to these links, but hey I thought I'd ask you guys. Thanks!
     
  2. Trepanated

    Trepanated Supreme Member

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    Not unless Google is indexing your phone's text memory
     
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    yeah I don't think there is any SEO benefits in texting :(
     
  4. Beauxy

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    I just figured they could index the place that Verizon and all them keep the text records at. Oh well =(
     
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    While technically I think it would be possible, since most texts are stored on a server somewhere for 'x' amount of days or months depending on the carrier, if it was ever proven that they were allowing access to any 3rd party it would be a huge privacy concern. There really wouldn't be anything stopping them from reading all of your texts, not just the ones with links.
     
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  7. Beauxy

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    Always on the hunt for more haha
     
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    And you don't see anything wrong with this idea?..
     
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    Your text messages are listed on the Internet so I don't think there is any possibility Google would even know about it.