27 Jun '14, 12pm

Google Sandbox Version Two?

I am a firm believer in the sandbox theory. I have built numerous sites in the same exact niche over the years. I have had some rank very quickly and some take 4-6 months to rank for the same exact keywords. The only difference is on the sites that took longer to rank I optimized (not overly optimized) the pages with and tags and started building links early on. When I say building links I am not talking about a lot either. Maybe 5-10 links from higher quality sources. On the sites I ranked really quickly I never did ANY link building and didn't optimize my pages. I stumbled upon this because I wanted to get one of my sites aging and indexed so I quickly just posted the content and didn't build any links, next thing I knew I was ranking well. With the sites that took longer to rank it was always a common theme, I would just start ranking for every keyword one day, almost l...

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