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White hat vs Black Hat

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by ilim72, Feb 7, 2014.

  1. ilim72

    ilim72 Regular Member

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    IMTopgun Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    It's all the same "hat", it just depends as to which degree you want to take it. Each site is different and each should have its own individual "hat" plan based upon the goals for the site. There is no one size fits all hat.
     
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  3. Sky Tiger

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    At the end of the day, it is a "free-size hat" for those who do whatever it takes to succeed online.
     
  4. MadStacks

    MadStacks BANNED BANNED

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    Whitehat is great to learn the basics of how to rank properly but once you graduate from that stage
    you would be crazy not to bank the way you can with blackhat.

    At the end of the day hat color does not mean shit as long as your wallet is green. Last time I checked
    money was never black or white.
     
  5. iglow

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    just to make hype. theres no hats. either u manipulate or not
     
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    everyone manipulates (everyone who is ranking i mean), that's what seo is, manipulation of the search engines
     
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    The only whitehat is on-page optimization. The minute you start building links, it's blackhat. At least according to Google. ;)
     
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    healthactivist Newbie

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    long term vs short term
     
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    of course white hat, it is only the technique that can help you to get on top in search results
     
  10. alvin.orrt

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    says the one who probably never tried black hat (or gray hat)
     
  11. DamageX

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    No such thing as gray hat. It's either white or black.
     
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    Who cares what color hat.

    The only color that matters is green (as in cash).
     
  13. alvin.orrt

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    damn right you are!
     
  14. nshunz

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    Most of the people looking to rank on search engines do manipulation that can be considered BlackHat IMO.
     
  15. tony_d

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    Indeed as others have said, the minute you build a single link you're 'blackhat'. So, BH all the way :)
     
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    I love that quote.

    FPS
     
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    More relevant:

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    I like to choose both, a little bit of black and a little bit of white, combined they do magic.