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YELP critics must be identified, court rules in online landscape altering decision.

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by NotTheDude, Jan 9, 2014.

  1. NotTheDude

    NotTheDude Regular Member

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    Don't buy those "honest" reviews so fast folks.

    What do my old Black Hat friends think about this?

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  2. travanx

    travanx Regular Member

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    I have watched my girls very real negative comments get taken off pretty quickly. Most positive and negative Yelp reviews feel very fake.
     
  3. Logician

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    Interesting. I 50% agree with the judges ruling.
     
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    The game is changing, that's for sure... there'll still be those who game the game, though :)
     
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    Yes, the game is always changing. That's what keeps it interesting :)
     
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    Interesting case for sure, thanks for sharing.

    A lot of discussions around help and fake reviews lately. None of which seem to go well for the BH community.
     
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    What's going to be the sword of domacles for hadded is the 88 hidden revues that yelp has said that a majority of the are negitive and what happens when they start to dig and find the three to five 5star revues are fakes from him.
     
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    As long as there is a game that can be gamed, there will be gamers that game the game.