Google, link networks and are they above the law.

Friday, March 28th, 2008

An interesting article over at Mr Naylors blogs.

The overview is Google may hypothetically, log in and create accounts in the link networks, then use the info to go after the link sites. Obviously the implications of this is that the link networks would go out of business. An “anonymous” user states some of the Terms and Conditions on the link networks which explicitly disallows people related to Google and other search engines creating accounts on these link networks.

The interesting part is that if Google, etc did this they would be breaking US anti trust laws. So will Google do this?

Then they do this:

Google gives links to those they love

Clean Doug

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2 Responses to “Google, link networks and are they above the law.”

  1. Cindy King said on March 28th, 2008 at 7:35 pm

    First visit to your site – direct from chrisg. New to your world. But just jumped in.

    I like the way you speak.

  2. Doug said on March 28th, 2008 at 7:57 pm

    Thanks Cindy….welcome to my fun rantings:)


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