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    Hackers exploit websites to give them excellent SEO before deploying malware

    Cyberattackers have turned to search engine optimization (SEO) techniques to deploy malware payloads to as many victims as possible.  According to Sophos, the so-called search engine “deoptimization” method includes both SEO tricks and the abuse of human psychology to push websites that have been compromised up Google’s rankings.  SEO optimization is used by webmasters to legitimately increase their website’s exposure on search engines such as Google or Bing. However, Sophos says that threat actors are now tampering with the content management systems (CMS) of websites to serve financial malware, exploit tools, and ransomware.  In a blog post on Monday, the  

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    15 tips to boost your website’s SEO

    For many creative professionals, managing website SEO – search engine optimisation – feels foreign. However, SEO is incredibly important if you want people to actually see your work. It’s not enough just to choose the best web hosting service and build a beautiful portfolio website. People also need to be able to find your website when they search for work like yours. In this guide, we’ll highlight 15 website SEO tips that you can use to get more eyes on your creative website. 01. Optimise your images Most creative professionals’ websites are filled with images. But if your images aren’t  

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    Google Ranks Webpages, Not Websites

    I’m about to tell you an SEO fact that will answer so many questions about how Google operates that I can’t even cover them all in this article. It’s also a great way to stir up debate in your finer SEO discussion forums. Google ranks webpages, not websites. Don’t believe me? Ask John Mueller of Google (I did): Don’t believe John Mueller or Google? Advertisement Continue Reading Below Well, that’s a whole different discussion, but luckily, there have been many, many, many others who have stated the same thing. Google ranks webpages, not websites. Once you consider the power of  

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