Search Engine Penalties - Beyond Optimization: Take the Poll Today
January 20, 2012

Imagine waking up one morning to discover your website has disappeared from Google’s search results, invisible even when searching directly for your company’s name. For Dr. Marc Pinter-Krainer, founder of U.K-based news aggregator One News Page, he didn’t have to imagine. His website vanished from Google one morning, only to resurface nine months later.

Our poll was prompted by these articles:

http://business.financialpost.com/2011/10/27/podcast-googles-mysterious-death-

penalty/http://haveibeenpenalized.com/

++ Action Requested: Take the Poll

There have been reports of highly ranked web sites disappearing from search engine rankings. If your web site is a significant part of your business please let us know by sending an email to CATA CEO John Reid, at jreid@cata.ca with "Search Engine" in the subject line.

Now take the Poll today (go to Discussions) at:

http://www.linkedin.com/groups?about=&gid=37239