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How do google searches work?. Manipulated?

Searching for  "moron", "deserter", "idiot","chimpanzee" or
"stupid" will lead invariably to sites with a particular political personality (name censored) on them. Someone told me that Google searches can be manipulated to get results like these. Does someone have a clue on how it can be done?.  I recently read about someone who got google to lead to his site on typing "KPMG idiots".

K
Thursday, February 12, 2004

Do those people do it via the Google API?.

K
Thursday, February 12, 2004

it does?

....

LOL...wow, Ive never seen the man described so accurately.



Its done through cooperation with other people/websites, not through the api.

you'll have to persuade some people to work with you :)

FullNameRequired
Thursday, February 12, 2004

you just create an URL on your website that looks like


< a href = "  http://www.whitehouse.gov " > WEAPONS OF ASS DESTRUCTION  < / a>   


have google index your site, then have a bunch of other people do the same thing.

underscore
Thursday, February 12, 2004

How do you get google to index your site?

dumberer
Thursday, February 12, 2004

http://www.google.com/addurl.html

underscore
Thursday, February 12, 2004

"Google Bombing"

It's basically what underscore said.

www.MarkTAW.com
Thursday, February 12, 2004

underscore, I'm afraid to ask, but is your "M" key stuck?

Nigel
Friday, February 13, 2004

perhaps you should try googling to find out.

underscore
Friday, February 13, 2004

Last time I use google at work =)

Shodan
Friday, February 13, 2004

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