Is Affiliate Link Cloaking Okay with Google?

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If you’ve seen summaries (like this one, for example) of Matt Cutts’ yesterday’s video on cloaking, you may have read that cloaking is always in violation of Google’s quality guidelines and there is “no such thing as white hat cloaking”. Yes, he actually did say that no “white hat cloaking” exists, but there was something Read More …

Affiliate Link Cloaking: Definition, Reasons & How To’s

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The subject has been revived over the past few days, and I think it’s important to link from my blog to some useful data on the topic of affiliate link cloaking. What is Affiliate Link Cloaking? Let’s start with a quick definition. To cloak is a beautiful verb that Webster’s Dictionary defines as “to cover Read More …