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A personal account of how Matt Cutts of Google has what it takes when it comes to black hat SEO, and the Vegas story to prove it. A lesson on how anything can and will happen in Vegas.
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from wesleywinston 2320 Days ago #
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Don’t know if the video made this post, but happy to be behind the camera - Great Story Matt! EPIC!

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from pbradish 2320 Days ago #
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Excellent read. I would love to see the video on this. EPIC is right!

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from brian 2319 Days ago #
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Yes, that was an epic moment. I was at the table and was to the right of both Matts, just a simple white hat :) I eventually figured out that Matt C, my search quality compadre, was lying (he smartly used our association as a red herring). I realized it too late. Once I wised up and relayed my thoughts, the remaining black hats made quick work of me :)I said this to many people, that it was a great icebreaker and I know a lot more people from the conference as a result. Kudos to Rand and co.

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from MattCutts 2318 Days ago #
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For my job duties, it’s important to be able to step into the black hat mindset. That game was interesting because I got to test my black hat abilities without it causing any harm. :)

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from Josey 2318 Days ago #
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Well, I guess you are right Matt. Kicking me out of the game didn’t harm anyone. Even if it did, your Sphinn just made up for it. Thanks for be such a good sport.

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from Kalena 2318 Days ago #
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What a unique idea for a PubCon event! Sounds like a blast.

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from sphinndr 2318 Days ago #
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So when does the game go into production so we can play the at home version.

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