Dodgy Hosts Inserting Links in Client Sites

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Beware Hosting Providers Inserting Links Into Your Content
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You can't help but laugh at the stupidity of some people. Danny points to a post by PhillC that tells of one hosting company that you would NOT want to trust with your websites. They've been putting cloaked links at the bottom of their clients pages. See before and after. Sheesh...

I mean, what goes through these monkey's minds eh? "er i know, let's put hidden links on our clients sites, they'll never notice, they're only webmasters..." - good grief..

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Hmmm...

...if only they WERE hidden.

Still, dunno if it was in the host's fine print, but even then: "monkeys' minds" seems about right LOL

That's just not right.

What'd be the right way to do this would be to serve porn popunders to everyone except the the site owners. That way you can blame it on spyware. Dang spyware!

THAT'S the right way to do it.

Old stuff, not sure why he

Old stuff, not sure why he posted a blog entry about this now.

This is from back in March, my http://www.seroundtable.com/archives/001627.html blog entry.

I guess because its still going on...

I thought it rang a bell

I thought it rang a bell barry - but we've had so many "sneaky links" things these last 6mts or so that im beginning to lose track hehe..

yea, i know what you mean.

yea, i know what you mean.

This is unfortunately not a

This is unfortunately not a first - there are other companies I know about that have done this.

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