Still at it eh?

Astonishing stuff. Nice to see TW under Jim's care. Who's have thought this thing would still be going in 2013!

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Rand, Shoemoney, You and Me...we're all blackhats can't you see?

So earlier today there was a thread on here about Rand Fishkin and BlackHat Link Building. It was posted by Shoemoney, and later Shoemoney decided to delete the thread here.

Quiet?

So what's the word?

Are we back or not? is fantomaster here?

Remove all Profiles Links and Benefits

May I suggest you remove all profile links and-in message links. They are not needed.

Then maybe consider banning all new signups without recommendation for a few weeks.

Making the link building spammers dance...

If you get enough time, that's the conversation you may engage in with people who invite you buy a PR1 link for $1:

A PM option at Threadwatch? Plus other suggestions?

{Update: The PM option is back but feel free to suggest other features you'd like to see here!}

The world's information in your pocket

In the last few years since Threadwatch has been having a holiday there have been a lot of changes.

Test spam

At least we've still got bollocks!

bollocks has always been the essence of this place and people will revolt if you take heir bollocks away

Matt Cutts : Google bowling exists

Matt Cutts, a senior software engineer for Google, says that piling links onto a competitor's site to reduce its search rank isn't impossible, but it's extremely difficult."

Google calls on more limits for Microsoft

Oh this is great shit. -- Google calls for more limits for Microsoft Enjoy the BS Full Story

Newest Email Scam: 'The Hit-Man'

So we all know about the 419ers, the phishers, the pump-n-dumpers & everything in between. Well there's a new email scam out there and its a bit darker.

Friday Bollocks

Today I would like to point out these great Google Results ...

Friday Fun with Google's 'Colorful' Debugging Statements

Developer Chad Upton came across some really colorful debug statements from Google developers in YouTube.

Wallstrip on How ValueClick Can Get Wall Street Love

Who doesn't love a little parody in the morning?

Google recycles A9 trash .. gets "icky"

Nothing new about google recycling an old concept and launching it as "new" but launching a product that didn't even pass the "creepy test" with AMAZON?

It sounds like they dispatched cars, drivers and GPS enabled cell phones to gather this data and while I'm sure its not as creepy as it looks, I'm not sure how they'll overcome the "icky" factor.

Google bitch slapped by Baidu

Global growth is a pipe dream if you can't crack China and it looks like google met its Waterloo. Probably reason #1 why the stock price is stalled.

Baidu understands Chinese better - proof positive that google is more social phenomena than anything else and that is a pretty weak model.

Eric Schmidt : Trust us with your privacy .. we are Google

SEOUL, South Korea - Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said Wednesday that U.S. regulatory approval of his company's proposed acquisition of DoubleClick will not be hindered by concerns over privacy.

CNN lists top 100 fastest growing companies - lists Yahoo .. forget's Google

Funny stuff.. they exclude Google, but list a bunch of firms that even lost value over the past year... BTW.. make sure to use the CNN search powered by Yahoo! while you are there...

Kid in a Candy Store

Google recent acquisition trail seems a bit like a kid, who has just realised you can do things with money, being given $100 and let loose down the candy store by their extremely rich parents.

Drudgereport running this story as header

Google envisages a day when it can tell people what jobs to take and how they might spend their days off.