Google Begins Penalizing Domain Leasing

Aug 29, 2019 • 7:52 am | comments (14) by | Filed Under Google Search Algorithm Updates

Google Hammer Yellow

Google issued a warning about sites that lease out its own subdomains and subfolders so that other companies can rank their content better on leased domains. Well, now it seems Google is taking action by penalizing those sections of sites that have these leased out sections.

Glenn Gabe posted examples of sites getting hit on his Twitter stream:

Here are more examples:

So I guess the main sites are not getting hit but the leased out portions of those sites are being hit.

Forum discussion at Twitter.

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