To be frank, 2009 for me was the worst hosting nightmare I have ever had. The whole year.
My hosting problems were dragging me down… they had an acute effect on the quality of my life.
Internet Marketing, Lead Acquisition, Online Business Strategy and Social Media with Original Opinion and Loads of Attitude
Organic or a bunch of chemical?
Lye soap or made from potassium hydroxide, sodium hydroxide etc?
Vegetable oil or animal fat?
Hot or cold process?
Mixed with titanium, nickel, aluminium or silver?
People sharing Twitter passwords with rogue friend apps has been a problem for a few years – I have written quite a few posts warning people of the dangers of sharing passwords with insecure apps, and have also been critical of giant social networks continuing the practice of scraping data from other services using standard password authentication.
The Twitter retweet code places a link to Twitter on every page you include it, and they didn’t add a nofollow to the link. It is quite possible Google will decide to ignore all these links in the future, especially as it is effectively hidden and not a “vote” for a particular page. The destination of the link doesn’t show similar information to what is in the button.
I often hear people give reasons for cloaking links, but the reasons they give are frequently incomplete, suggesting they are cloaking links purely because they have been told by someone else they should do it.
Using blog comments for the purpose of linkbuilding has risks.
The saying goes a license or contract has no teeth unless you enforce it.
I typically enforce my comment policy by simply deleting the comments, but I have a clause that specifically caters to SEO agencies spamming my comments whether for themselves or on behalf of clients.