A year old today – The Blackhat Underground Forum(BHU) – Reflecting on the past year and what is next

A year old today – The Blackhat Underground Forum(BHU) – Reflecting on the past year and what is next

In this industry of SEO, Marketing and Online Business there are many communities which are failing to keep up with the pace of change. What we are building at BHU is the future for Internet Marketing of all types. We've now hit one year old (July 8th) and the community has exceeded my expectations, we have an incredible community of experts who have taken hold of the forum in both hands. This goes to show how thirsty successful marketers are for a community that has actual substance to it. We will always be changing to keep up with an evolving [...]

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What are some of the biggest SEO myths you still see being repeated in Matt Cutts videos?

What are some of the biggest SEO myths you still see being repeated in Matt Cutts videos?

As a prologue, this post is about a recent video Matt Cutt's posted on Youtube where he advises webmasters on some of the "SEO myths" out there. Well, rather than explain it, I thought I'd mirror it, enjoy. Watch his video below and then read the edited transcript for a more accurate account of his video. Today's question comes from Ryan in Michigan. Ryan asks, "What are some of the biggest SEO myths you still see being repeated in Matt Cutts videos?" That's a fun question, because there are a lot of SEO myths in Matt's videos. So one of the biggest that we [...]

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Is Rand Fishkin really this uninformed about SEO?

Is Rand Fishkin really this uninformed about SEO?

In a turn towards the bizarre Rand Fishkin has revealed that he is not the credible source of SEO information that people often view him as. One of his latest tweets raises the question, how much does Rand Fishkin really know about SEO? After spending some time looking through BHU Forum he tweeted:   Sometimes, I get an urge to scour the underbelly of the black hat world & buy stuff like http://t.co/TQve8Xe66R just to see what happens — Rand Fishkin (@randfish) February 1, 2014   Now most of you already know that what he is talking about is the BST selling expired domains with [...]

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Its Time You Ditched Gmail, Chrome, WMT, GA

Its Time You Ditched Gmail, Chrome, WMT, GA

Pushing my protection agenda and policy for Blackhatters I thought I'd urge you to make an effort to protect your self and your property from the attacker which is Google. Our best asset is being one step ahead of Google and not taking chances by believing they cant do that. We've done this many times before, we said they cant manually review the SERPS, we said they cant take down private blogs networks and we said they cant penalize websites for building backlinks but yet here we are, in a situation where all the impossible things have become a reality. So lets not [...]

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A Special New Year Message From Agent Blackhat

A Special New Year Message From Agent Blackhat

As we begin a new year, I feel it is worthwhile to look back and reflect on the choices we have made during the previous year. I don't have to explain to you that life is precious but I think it is hard to describe the true value of your own life and the time you invest. Please bear with me and my philosophical moment. When you begin to search for your goal in life, when you first think about what ultimately matters, I can only assume you would think the same as me. I think about the day I will [...]

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