[SATLUG] Fwd: Request for link removal

Garrett Heaton gbear14275 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 10 03:29:31 CDT 2014

This has been happening a lot. Google updated its seo algorithms and their
spam now hurts them.  Should have left it up or asked for a donation ;)
On Mar 7, 2014 7:41 PM, "Bruce Dubbs" <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:

> I got the message below.  This was my response:
> "You have to be kidding.  This was obviously automated and you don't have
> a clue.  It was a single email message from 5 years ago where one of our
> users recommended the site."
> "That said, I've removed the offending link.  I will also forward your
> message to our mailing list so they know not to visit your site -- ever."
> The website names below have been adjusted so we don't bother them again.
>  Just remove -nospam-.
>   -- Bruce
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Request for link removal
> Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2014 19:37:09 -0500
> From: Keith Tyra <webmaster at inktechnologies.com>
> To: Website Owner <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com>
> Friday 7th of March 2014 07:37:09 PM
> Website Owner
> Dear Website Owner:
> We have discovered that companies we hired to help promote our website,
> www.inktechnologies.com, have used a variety of questionable techniques
> to secure links to our website. These links were placed purely for SEO
> purposes, with the sole intention of manipulating search rankings.
> It appears that there may be links of this type that have been placed on
> your site.
> The presence of these links is harmful to our site's good standing with
> search engines, and unfortunately, retaining them may also be potentially
> harmful to your own website's reputation.
> We would ask that you please remove any links on your site that link to
> inktech-nospam-nologies.com or www.inktech-nospam-nologies.com.
> So far as we are aware, there are (or have been) links at these URLs:
> http://alamo.satlug.org/pipermail/satlug/2009-January/059027.html
> http://mail.satlug.org/pipermail/satlug/2009-January/059027.html
> We would greatly appreciate your help with resolving this problem.
> You can also let us know once the links to inktechnologies.com and
> www.inktechnologies.com have been removed either by return email, or
> using the link below.
> If you need any more information from us, please email me and I will be
> happy to assist.
> We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused you and do appreciate
> your help.
> Sincerely,
> Keith Tyra
> The following url will allow you to let us know that the links were
> removed.  This url is
> provided only for ease of use.  If you are not comfortable with clicking a
> link please email us back and let us know it is done.
> http://www.rmoov.com/domain_cleanup.php?id=fa5a1f76027cd23ac99021dfe4a9a4
> 4d
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