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Solved/Closed What Is Gray Hat Seo Techniques?

Discussion in 'General SEO Topics' started by Ridhu Dhadwal, Jun 8, 2018.

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  1. Ridhu Dhadwal

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    What is gray hat SEO techniques?
     
  2. articleinsights

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    Gray hat is another technique in SEO which is not that qualified by search engines but not as bad as some other techniques. It includes buying expired domains, tweaking social media etc.
     
  3. RH-Calvin

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    Grey Hat SEO is the practice of using technically legal methods to improve your site rankings, but which are ethically dubious, and could one day become black hat. Think of it like legal highs.
     
  4. Simi123

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    Grey Hat SEO is where someone may violate the rules around SEO such as Google's webmaster guidelines but doesn't do it maliciously. In other words they have violated the rules but didn't do it with the intent of deliberately violating the rules.
    Grey Hat SEO isn't a term commonly used as more often than not what is technically grey hat SEO is simply someone doing something that they have been misinformed on and have thought is acceptable practice for optimizing a website. The end result of Black Hat SEO and Grey Hat SEO is much the same, but where black hat SEO is deliberately done for an improved search engine ranking knowing that the practice is a violation, grey hat's don't realise what they are doing is a violation and will often fix the issue when they are informed that what they are doing is a violation.
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  5. Raj Gawdi

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    Hi,

    Gray hat refers to methods that are not totally disapproved to use by SE, but still not considered white. This is because the guidelines in search engines are not clear enough or lack in some way.Examples are: Buying expired domains, tweaking social media and much more as we’ll see. The Big advantage of using gray hat SEO is been able to rank fast and more easily than going white. For some methods, you can get a power that I wonder if you can get the same effect if only using white hat techniques.
     
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    Gray Hat SEO is the technique which is used to improve the ranking of your website by using the ways which are not exactly according to the guidelines of search engine, can be effective in many ways if you have complete knowledge of using it.
    The various techniques for performing Gray Hat SEO are:
    1. Buying expired Domains
    2. Using dummy social media accounts
    3. Adding fake reviews
    4. Cloaking
    5. Duplicate content
     
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    • Whitehat = You don’t do anything but publish magical content the world will link.
    • Grey hat = Moe aggressive than whitehat
    • Blackhat = Purespam
     
  8. Sakibul Hasan

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    Grey hat SEO techniques are a combination of Black Hat SEO techniques and white hat SEO techniques. It is basically making use of white hat techniques up to a level where it is just about to become a black hat SEO technique. ... But link spamming comes under black hat SEO- which search engines hate.
     
  9. efusionworld

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    Gray hat SEO is a combination of white hat & black hat SEO. We should only focus on white hat SEO. Gray hat SEO may cause a negative effect in search engine ranking.
     
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    Grey hat SEO techniques are a combination of Black Hat SEO techniques and white hat SEO techniques. It is basically making use of white hat techniques up to a level where it is just about to become a black hat SEO technique.
     
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    Grey hat technique is a practice of using technical legal methods to improve site ranking.
    Some of Grey hat techniques are:
    SEO squatting
    Create social media account for your pets
    Redesign your website at regular interval
    Add a comments box to your site and invite anyone to comment
    Use Facebook, Google+, Tweeter button
    But all above techniques fall outside the scope of white hat techniques.
     
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    Gray hat techniques is combination of black hat techniques and white hat techniques.
     
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    I don't believe in Gray Hat SEO because there is only two method in optimization process its either ethical or unethical way of SEO.
     
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    Gray hat SEO is the combination of both white hat and black hat.Some of the gray hat techniques includes:
    1.Cloaking
    This is the act of showing another answer for the question than what is expected.
    2.Buying old domains
    3.Copy content
    Copying the content of another sites is one of the gray hat SEO.
    4.Buying backlinks
    This is a big issue and it will make efforts to go waste.
     
  16. William_l

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    Gray SEO is not related with White and Black hat. It is a legal method to improve the ranking of the website.
     
  17. Jenny Shah

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    Here are some techniques for Gray hat SEO :
    1.) Adding length to our old content
    2.) purchasing expired domains
    3.) Using some private blogging network
    4.) Get the right keyword density
    5.) Correct and careful use of SBM sites
    6.) Submitting our website to new web directories
    7.) Having several social media accounts
    8.) getting positive reviews (should not be ours or paid )
    9.) building blogs
    10.) Building links Using web 2.0
     
  18. Monica Chortle

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    Gray hat technique is bellow....
    1. Buying expired Domains
    2. Using dummy social media accounts
    3. Adding fake reviews
    4. Cloaking
    5. Duplicate content
     
  19. lewisclark019

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    Gray hat SEO mainly deals with dubious tactics that some of them one day could become black hat. You can consider these gray hat SEO techniques somewhat risky but they give you tremendous results if you practice them right.
    Top 7 Gray Hat SEO Techniques You Can Try In 2019
    1. Domain grabbing
    2. Increase your average content length of old content
    3. Web 2.0 for building links
    4. The usage of PBN
    5. “Careful keyword stuffing”: Find the perfect keyword density
    6. Start using social bookmarking sites
    7. Link exchange

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  20. neelseowork

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    After reading all of the above answers, I think OP should close the thread ASAP!
    because there is nothing left to discuss.
     
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