Negative SEO is something that nobody wants to contend with during their marketing careers. There is always the fear that somebody will try to do you and your site harm by throwing negative SEO your way. What exactly IS negative SEO? Basically, it’s when somebody tries attacking your site with the intention of lowering your site rankings in the search engine.
There are several questions that you may ask when it comes to negative SEO. But is it something that really happens? Is there any cause for concern on your part? Will there be any indication that somebody is attacking you with negative SEO? Are there any ways for you to protect yourself from such an attack?
In an article found on Moz, written by Marie Haynes and entitled “Negative SEO: Should You Be Worried? If Attacked, What Should You Do?“, you’ll get answers to these questions, and find out what you can do about negative SEO, if it ever happens to you. You’ll never know, but it never hurts to be prepared, right? Knowledge is power.
To check out Marie’s post on the Moz Blog, follow the link below!
Moz Blog: Negative SEO: Should You Be Worried? If Attacked, What Should You Do?