My 2 Cents What Is Cloaking In Seo?

smo189

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Cloaking is a search engine optimization (SEO) technique in which the content presented to the search engine spider is different from that presented to the user's browser. This is done by delivering content based on the IP addresses or the User-Agent HTTP header of the user requesting the page
 

jackluter

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Cloaking is a search engine optimization (SEO) technique in which the content presented to the search engine spider are robots is different from that presented to the user's browser. This is done by delivering content based on the IP addresses or the User-Agent HTTP header of the user requesting the page. This is also called as black hat practices, so don’t prefer to do this cloaking process it will effect to you seo
 
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Zarood

Member
Cloaking is a SEO technique used to deliver the content on a Web page to a search engine in such a way that different content than what is delivered to a regular human user appears on the search engine
 

martindam

Well-Known Member
content or information presented to the user is different from that presented to search engine crawlers for better indexing.
 

Ridhu Dhadwal

Well-Known Member
cloaking is a known as black hat technique, To show different content of search engine spiders and visitors of the sites.
 

crestinfotech

New Member
Cloaking is a search engine optimization technique in which the content or information presented to a user is different from that presented to search engine crawlers that are spiders or bots for better indexing.
 

Srividhya

Member
The best example for Cloaking is that showing different version of webiste that is with content to Search Engine and only images to human visitors. As most of the friends sahred it is a Blackhat technnique that is not appreciated by Search Engines.
 

Simi123

Well-Known Member
Cloaking is a search engine optimization technique in which the content or information presented to the user is different from that presented to search engine crawlers (i.e. spiders or bots) for better indexing. In other words, the web server is specially programmed to return different content to search engines than it returns to regular users, in an attempt to distort search engine rankings. The Search engine may permanently ban from our index any sites or site authors that engage in cloaking.
There are different ways to do cloaking:
  • Invisible or Hidden text
Using this approach, webmasters add additional information like keywords stuffing, overwriting content in a way that is invisible or hidden to the users. To do this, webmaster add this information in the same color that of background color which is not visible to human eyes.
  • Flash Based Websites
As you know flash is not recommended as per SEO guidelines. But there are lots of websites that are built in flash only or that requires a lot of flash and they cannot avoid it. So rather than rebuilding websites and rewrite everything in plain HTML, they create content rich web pages and provide them to search engine crawlers and flash pages to visitors.
  • Cloaking in E-Mail
In e-mail distribution, cloaking is the act of masking the name and address of the sender so that the recipient does not know who sent the e-mail.
  • HTML Rich Websites
A good SEO recommends to have “TEXT to HTML ratio” as high as possible. In other words, your web page should have more text (content) as compared to your html tags. But if anyone is writing short articles or posts, your text to html ratio will be very low. To avoid re-designing website, folks choose cloaking to meet SEO guidelines.
  • Image Gallery Websites
Image gallery websites have more images than the actual content on their pages. And images are not scanned by crawlers. So, webmasters think that cloaking could help them get top placement for relevant keywords.
  • URL Rewriting
This practice includes the removing unnecessary parameters and other URL. The key point here is you are not changing the underlying content.
  • Replacement of Java Scripts
Using JavaScript to show content to non-JavaScript capable visitors that matches the textual information within a Flash or other multimedia element.
These are the popular ways to do cloaking. You should never practice cloaking because search engines do not like to be tricked and which can lead to permanent ban on your website.

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Cloaking is black hat seo techniques. Cloaking is a search engine optimization technique in which the content or information presented to the user is different from that presented to search engine crawlers (i.e. spiders or bots) for better indexing.
 

Simi123

Well-Known Member
Cloaking is a search engine optimization technique in which the content or information presented to the user is different from that presented to search engine crawlers that are spiders or bots for better indexing. In other words
It is the web server is specially programmed to return different content to search engines than it returns to regular users, in an attempt to distort search engine rankings by making a cloak content. You might have understood now that cloaking is an illegal practice and is considered a Black-hat SEO. The Search engine can permanently ban from indexing any sites or site authors that engage in cloaking. So stop overloading your SEO content! Develop content for your business website is clearly important for search engine optimization and follow the Google guidelines.
Cloaking technology is considered as a violation of Google’s Webmaster Guidelines also as it provides our users with different results than they expected. So if you are facing any issue on your website regarding search engine optimization then you can connect with the search engine marketing company in UK to resolve your queries and issues.
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Cloaking is black hat seo Techniques. Black hat seo does not Follow Guide line of Search engine. Cloaking techniques are

Link Farming
Keyword Stuffing
Duplicate content
Hidden links
Short URL
 

Yuva12

Yellow Belt
cloaking means presenting differing set of pages to visitors and different set of pages to search-engine Bot.
 

Linea

Member
Clocking is a technique for Blackhat SEO. Creating two sites for same domain one for user purpose and other for search engine purpose to get website rank instantly. Once Google caught this site you will never rank the same website its under penalized to more than 30+ ranking position. It is not allowed to do as seo tasks.
 

sithub

Active Member
Cloaking is a black hat SEO method in which the content presented to the search engine spider is different from that presented to the user's browser.
 
Cloaking is a (SEO) technique in which the content presented to the search engine spider is different from that presented to the operator's browser. This is done by conveying content based on the IP addresses or the User-Agent HTTP header of the user requesting the page.
 

Saravanan28

Well-Known Member
Cloaking is a search engine optimization technique in which the content or information presented to the user is different from that presented to search engine crawlers that are spiders or bots for better indexing.
 

efusionworld

White Belt
Cloaking is black hat way and uses for hiding content and it shows different content to the user and different to search engine so don't use this way otherwise google will penalize your site.
 
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