Forum Spam – A Practical Guide

If you’ve landed on this page hoping to find tips on enhancing your forum spam strategy, I’m afraid you’re out of luck. This guide is intended for those poor souls tasked with cleaning up the aftermath of a merciless spam campaign that has plastered your lovely domain across countless hell-holes of the internet with all […]

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Hidden Quantcast links on Digg.com

I was playing around with the Google cached version of Digg.com’s homepage when I found this: Of course, that link doesn’t show in the full site design, so I decided to Digg (excuse the pun) a little deeper and take a look at the code: Looks like the “href=” lurking in the <noscript> tag is […]

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Using Bebo profiles and comment spam to rank for “Cheap Airlines”

It looks like it’s quite easy to get a Bebo profile indexed and ranking in Google.co.uk for reasonably competitive terms like “Cheap Airlines” – even after all the talk from Google on comment and forum spam! Check out these results: http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&rlz=1B3GGGL_enGB268GB271&q=cheap+airlines&btnG=Search&meta= Clearly position 4 in the organic rankings is unlikely to deliver information on cheap […]

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