17 Jan '12, 1pm

SEO Considerations For SOPA Website Blackouts

..."if you believe that the solution would be to turn control of so much of the web to the US Attorney General" Travis, you like so many other people who have been bamboozled by the "Stop SOPA" lies and propaganda don't seem to understand that SOPA isn't creating any new powers for the government. They have already shut down thousands of Websites for illegal activities in the same manner that SOPA would codify. You've already lost the war -- you're just not paying attention to the facts. There never has been a truly "free and open Internet" but there is absolutely no basis for the implication that people in the U.S. Department of Justice will immediately begin plotting the shutdown of innocent Websites if SOPA is passed. They are only interested in sites that break the law. Innovation has never been halted or slowed by laws -- only driven by them. That is clearly another l...

Full article: http://www.seroundtable.com/sopa-blackout-google-seo-1459...

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