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Re: Infoseek penalities for keyword overuse?
From carl ballew at Brand Name Liquidators on 16 September '98
adding to Infoseek penalities for keyword overuse? posted by Wayne Marshall

>I have a new site up that has #1 and 2 positions on
>all the majors (even Yahoo!) using the keyword phrase
>"sustainable landscaping" However, apparently Infoseek
>penalized me for too many repetitions, even tho
>I kept them to 6 as recommended. Now, as advised, I
>created a front door page just for InfoSeek with only
>3 repetitions of the keywords in the metatags. Better
>now but still in position 29 when I have top position in
>AV and others. With great position in the others (which I
>don't want to lose!), I figure I ought to be able to
>do better in Infoseek. Ideas anyone?

>The url in question is:
>http://www.owendell.com

>Any help would be greatly appreciated. I'm stumped!

>Wayne Marshall

I question that "3 repetitions" business! When viewing my competition,
I see numerous top-rankings that have MANY repetitions. I have
reached the point where I think no one, including Infoseek, has an
answer for their methods! Search the keyword "carpet" and see what
I mean!


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