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Re: Microsoft SEO Crimes (Was: Google Bans BMW!)

  • Subject: Re: Microsoft SEO Crimes (Was: Google Bans BMW!)
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2006 12:11:59 +0000
  • Newsgroups: alt.internet.search-engines
  • Organization: schestowitz.com / MCC / Manchester University
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__/ [davidof] on Tuesday 07 February 2006 11:33 \__

> Here is some information:-
> http://tinyurl.com/ah6gm



Microsoft have a whole bunch of imo low quality doorway pages that redirect
and have stuffed keywords randomly into unrelated paragraphs. Either a. they
have Googles permission or b. They are extracting the urine (taking the

Their pages break at least 2 of googles guidelines (doorway pages with
redirects, stuffed keywords ...).

Do a search for "Broadcast automation India", "Hosting management Australia"
or "Education software Asia". Right at the top (at least from my german ip)
You will find pages such as

Check out that page with javascript turned off :shock:

At the top of each page they have as graphic text (to help with keyword
density no doubt) the following...

"This site has been designed to help our visitors finding directly the
information, product or service they searching in our websites"

That translates into english to... "This page is a doorway page specifically
designed for search engines"


I sometimes wonder how Microsoft managed to dominate "http", which gets them
plenty of accidental referrals. I never attempted to find the answer, but I
am rather upset whenever I accidently redirect Firefox users to


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