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"I thought this was kinda funny. Someone thought that Google was taking stronger action on excessive reciprocal links. So did they ramp down their reciprocal linking? Nope. Instead, they put their offer into an image thinking that Google wouldn’t notice"
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from JohnWeb 2283 Days ago #
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I guess I missed the part where Matt says they "detected" anything.  He does say, "notice".  Which could mean a lot of things, spam reports, human review, heads up email, spot checking, etc.

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from Harith 2283 Days ago #
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Just wish to add Matt’s reply to the following question at the same present post:Q - “How do you find these Matt?” Matt - We have a pretty wide circle of things that we spot on the net, Peter, plus people often point us to weird things that they notice, too.

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from Aussiewebmaster 2283 Days ago #
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You mean everyone did not get the letter:Dear AussieWebmaster,We notice you post on many forums and blogs and your IP address is found visiting many wide spread sites. We would like to offer you a part time job informing on........

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from incrediblehelp 2283 Days ago #
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Just another obtuse post on what is right and worng with your website.  Can someone please tell me what exactly is "excessive reciprocal links" or what is worng with "reciprocal links"?

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from EliFeldblum 2282 Days ago #
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Updated Headline - Matt Cutts: Matt Cutts Can Read!

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from neyne 2282 Days ago #
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hahaha... eli, that was funny

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from Sebastian 2281 Days ago #
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Google algos should detect the linking patterns and then Googlers read text on images rendered by their user agents. If not a spam report is faster than the algo.

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from ankitrawat 2281 Days ago #
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I asked matt:"I think Link Exchange is not a Crime … the person had already mentioned: “I am gonna be selective about who i list and the amount of sites i list so please PR4 or better sites that are financial related to the above themes.” Although he took it wrong the Google don’t like link exchange .. but i think he don’t deserve the glory like David Airey said !! PR is like Trust Rank for google as well as for webmasters !! So the person asked for some trusted links also from the related websites …. so i think its k !! What you have to say about this Matt ??"http://www.mattcutts.com/blog/a-funny-reciprocal-links-image/#comment-127348NO REPLY Provided By Him for this question !!

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