There is circumstantial evidence that on Fri, 21 Apr 2006 01:32:50
+0100, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote
>? > Duplicate content is repeated chunks of text, not helpful links. I
>? > don't think you'll have any problems from giving your visitors what
>? > they want.
>? Avoid duplicates at all cost. They drain ranks or pages without adding
>? anything. Moreover, they can lead to penalties. There are sites that try to
>? gain capitalisation over many SERP's using organic content and repeated
>? (re-used text).
Cheers. I have many chunks of duplicated links but only in unordered
and ordered lists. The same list of say half a dozen links may be on
the home page, the relevant section and the site map
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