We too have disavowed twice all of the bad links and removed as many others as possible and still no recovery.
Now on the first page of Google for all of our keywords
sits Target, Walmart, Home Depot etc.
Small businesses like mine with better selection, price, customer service etc. have been pushed back to page 2 or 3 and forced to spend more on AdWords to try to hang on. We desperately trying to stay in business now with our organic traffic down 80%.
Something needs to change and I hope soon. Great article Sugarrae I loved it!” ~ Steve January 30, 2014 at 6:42 pm in WebProNews
NOTE: This was one of 62 comments that were originally in the version of Sugar Rae’s post Google Propaganda, SEO and Why Marketers Need to Wake Up when I captured the two used in this post.
WebProNews has since DELETED those comments.
WHY? Too compelling? The public deserves to
know how small businesses are being affected.
Day after day more small businesses are laid to waste, barely hanging on, having to let their employees go or even close their doors in the path of Google’s relentless quest to favor big brands. [Read more…]