Lost Keyword Ranking

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Lost Keyword Ranking
« on: 10-29-2011, 05:42:00 »
i've completely lost one of my keyword rankings which was #2 for its search results on google. my other 2 keywords however haven't changed. any ideas why this happened?

i was recently infected with somekind of spyware code in my index page but i just cleaned it. google may have took me off its listings because of this but if it did, how long do i have to wait to be relisted for this keyword?

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Lost Keyword Ranking
« on: 10-29-2011, 05:42:00 »

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Re: Lost Keyword Ranking
« Reply #1 on: 10-29-2011, 09:00:53 »
maybe you've been hit with Google's Panda?

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Re: Lost Keyword Ranking
« Reply #2 on: 10-31-2011, 06:18:29 »
Might be the competition of the keyword increase. Keep on building quality backlinks with the targeted keyword for the page.

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Re: Lost Keyword Ranking
« Reply #3 on: 11-01-2011, 08:42:00 »
I think your website suffered a loss due to that spyware code.
You just need to make sure that your website is free from any such spyware. Make sure you
-Update your sitemap and submit it again to Google webmaster tools
-Ping search engines
Don’t worry as it takes time to gain a position in SERPs after such a downfall.
Be patient and keep on doing Organic SEO consistently.

Post Merge: 11-01-2011, 09:10:13

« Last Edit: 11-01-2011, 09:10:58 by C.Rebecca »
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