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The most obvious thing was the ability to real time spam Google’s results. A quick search for [Sphinn won't allow the word] showed the real time results at the very top of the SERP, right under the news results…
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from kevinphanley 1727 Days ago #
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game. on.



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from Jill 1727 Days ago #
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Great illustration of how this new stuff can and will be gamed. Very interesting, indeed...



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from mzvivian 1727 Days ago #
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I completely agree with this article. The implications of Google's real time search are just scary.. and frankly not very well thought out.



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from Sebastian 1727 Days ago #
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That's only the top of the iceberg. Google removes untrusted links but can be easily fooled to show save at work anchor text for links pointing to the worst porn traps avail on the 'net.

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from Inchoo 1726 Days ago #
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This is by far the best SEO related title I've ever seen, LOLed at it so hard :D



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from toutratus 1726 Days ago #
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How easy it is to spam Google's real-time search is the first thing I've thought when testing it for the first time... I don't know why Google didn't think a bit harder before releasing it. Topsy is a Twitter search engine showing the most RTed links. Spam is much more difficult there and it combines real-time with crowdsourcing...

I am looking forward to Twitter "quality of profile" algorithm :) We SEOs will start doing TEO (Twitter Engine Optimisation)



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from KenLyons 1726 Days ago #
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Google's now practing real time brandjacking. Time to fire up the bots...



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from seobro 1726 Days ago #
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I agree. It is like sir spam a lot and all his cohorts are on twitter.



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from o3man 1725 Days ago #
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This is so true. It is like the spammers are out in force. Well, we can see more scams coming.



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