Everyone in the SEO world knows that content is king and creating good quality content is not easy.
So, imagine the horror that you would experience if your content is stolen! It can be even more insulting when that content out ranks you in the search results. What would you do if you found yourself the victim of a great content robbery?
Google Scraper Tool
Enter Google’s new scraper tool . Announced by Matt Cutts and Google’s anti-spam team, the tool offers a possible solution to dealing with pesky content thieves. How does it do this I hear you say? Well with a handy form. You simply enter the contents original URL, the URL of copycats and the URL of the Google search results page.
So What Happens Next?
While we have no guarantee that this form will lead Google to resolve the issue and banish the content thieves to the dark recesses of space and time by removing them from Googles Index, It does offer the opportunity for something to be done. All we can do as SEO’s is sit back and see what Google do with this information.