I love this piece of content because it’s not content as we think of it in any traditional sense, although seasoned link builders will probably recognize the angle here: creating a hyper useful tool that’s going to do very well in the context of a content marketing campaign. What makes this one of their top pieces of content, however, is that it also targets a very good keyword.
There are a lot of very crafty, cunning people who know just how to present an ‘empty’ website to make it look glamorous and exciting, great build, beautiful graphics and plausible looking metrics (it’s funny but a lot of people overlook the number crunching once they get the ‘web bug’) and they produce these sites by the dozen - it is their forte and they know the market, just how the novice thinks - believe me they are just waiting for the next sucker (never give a sucker an even break). There - that is my advice, take it or leave it!
Do you have any opinions about sites that got hit with Google Fred for having too much affiliate content? I think one of your other sites got hit (not TYS) and I saw you add a lot of new content but it’s not going up much. The same thing happened to me; I had too much affiliate content and got penalized; added more content but it’s not helping. I am thinking of just starting a new site and redirecting links to the new site. I feel like this penalty is unrecoverable….
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