On a related note, at a panel during the SMX West conference in
San Jose, representatives from Google and Bing confirmed what many SEOs has suspected, that
they have 'exception lists' of websites that are in essence
invulnerable to updates from the Google algorithm.
Admitting this however, could cause legal ructions across the
European Union - in last year's Antitrust case, Julia Holtz,
Google's European corporate counsel, told journalists "We don't whitelist or