What is the meaning of black hat SEO and precautions to prevent it?
Wondering what exactly Black Hat SEO is? Keen on knowing how to avoid black hat SEO techniques? Keep an eye on this Ask Expert thread for resolution.
I have often come across the words "black hat SEO" in the world of blogging, wherein there have been warnings to avoid techniques of black hat SEO. I understand what SEO is, but would like to know more about what is the black hat part. My queries are:
Q.1. What exactly are black hat SEO techniques?
Q.2. Why is it referred to as "black hat"? Why black and why hat?
Q.3. What precautions should a blogger or website owner take to avoid black hat SEO techniques?