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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Disavow.txt Smart Code Report to Disavow Spammy Or Low-Quality Links

You need to make sure about the links to be disavowed. The main factor is about low-quality & spammy links those points to the site. The process need to be carried out only if you think the links that are to be mentioned are causing issues to your site's online presence.

# This Disavow Report was created on Date, year (Today) for domain.com
# This report includes links of 2 prior reports submitted on Month Date, Month Date
# This report also contains new data added today, Month Date

# We have request webmaster to remove our links from their domain. The links from the following domain were cleaned up

domain:1xyz.com
domain:2xyz.com
domain:3xyz.com
http://spam.abc.com/article/comments.html

# The webmaster did not respond. The links from the following domain were not cleaned up

domain:1abc.com
domain:2abc.com
domain:3abc.com

# The below blogspot has differnt ccTLDs. We assume Google will apply disavow to all ccTLDs.

domain:xyz.blogspot.com

Customize the disavow text with links as per your requirements. The above format will help Google guys to understand easily. Here Domain: refers to the entire set of links in the domain and the specific link refers itself.

Go to disavow tool by logging using Google webmaster owner account and upload disavow.txt file. You're done. Wait for the changes to happen!

Monday, November 26, 2012

SEO - Search Engine Optimization Or Search Experience Optimization?


SEO is not link building, not alone link building. Oh yeah, many do ask...I want my site to be SEO'ed. How many links do we require to rank top. Still many do not understand what's actually going on with SEO.

To the people who understand what actually SEO is...to them...it is Search Engine Optimization and to the people who don’t understand what SEO is...to them...it is Search Experience Optimization.


Search Experience Optimization deals with many factors. First of all users experience have to be considered. Here are the lists of factors by importance,

Site load speed
Relevant information or products based on the search query.
Overall quality content to reduce bounce rate.
Fresh content without typos or grammatical errors. This increases time spent on the site and as well controls bounce rate.
Relevant internal links.
User interaction information related to services or products.
Search Engine friendly website structure, SEF URL's, canonical, relevant file name for images, unique title and Meta related to page content.
Details like testimonials, news release and contact address improves trust ability and increases returning visitors & referrals.
Social signals through bookmarking
Finally back links from relevant sites i.e. link popularity.

Google & Bing algorithms have hundreds of signals to evaluate the site for ranking. Different elements of the above mentioned points will help to meet those hundreds of search engine signals which leads to search experience optimization.