I found this article on the Google section of About.com and wanted to share it with you. It explains a lot of the techniques that are commonly called “Black Hat SEO” which is something you never have to worry about High Aspirations, Inc. doing!
Author Marziah Karch says:
Don’t like being found in Google? Here are some sure fired ways to lower your ranking and get the worst search engine results. These are the worst of the worst dirty tricks, and they can lower your Google ranking or just get you banned.
Tricks explained include:
- duplicate content
- having a robot write your web site
- adding keywords that don’t relate to your content
- link exchanges and bad neighborhoods
- hidden text
- title stacking
- distributing viruses, trojans, or other badware
- doorway pages
- automated inquiries
Read the entire article at About.com.