Posts Tagged: Google rich snippets

How to avoid Getting Your Website Penalized for Using Rich Snippets

PIN Integrate Google Rich Snippets
The concept of rich snippet spamming is totally intriguing as it looks a lot like the old fashioned meta-keyword spamming technique. It remains hidden in the website code so the users are not aware of them. However, it seems that the abuse of rich snippet affects the users in terms of search results. Therefore, Google has decided to take serious action against the website that use this type of Rich Snippets spam black hat strategies. If you are a totally legitimate website, you should be concerned about this issue because if you are reported multiple times, Google might actually block you from showing those snippets for your site. On the other hand, the spam reporting is not the best strategy that Google should use, so detecting abuse[…]