Did You Get This Email Too?

Not enough site traffic. Could be due to Google update?

Did you get an email about the Google update like this?
You receive an email with the above subject line or something similar and then panic.  Is it true?  What should you do?

Let’s look at the facts and details.  First of all it is spam and the sender knows nothing about your website, SEO, SEM or SMM efforts or success.  They are simply sending out a mass mailing with the hope of creating doubt in the minds of legitimate businesses who already work with reputable digital marketing partners.  The email is not addressed specifically to you by name.  There is a general greeting such as “Hi” or something similar.  Companies who operate this way are generally not legitimate.  Why do I suggest that?

One of the statements claim you are not getting enough website traffic.  Of course we’d all like more traffic, however be keenly aware that there is no … Continue reading