What is cloaking in SEO?

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  1. Bestseoservice

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    Cloaking is commonly a black hat SEO technique where a page gets re-directed to other. Cloaking is the process of giving search engine a set of web page, while the online buyer gets a luring web page.
     
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    Cloaking has many legitimate uses which are within search guidelines. For example, changing user experience based on location is common on many popular websites. This technique is abused by spammers for keyword stuffing. Cloaking is a violation of the Terms Of Service of most search engines and could be grounds for banning.
     
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    Cloaking is a technique which is used in black hat SEO that enables to create two distinct pages where the page content being presented to search engine spider is different from that which is being presented to user's browser. This technique does not come under the guidelines of search engines.
     
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    Cloaking is a SEO tactics in which the content presented to the search engine spider is different from that presented to the user's web browser. This is done by delivering content based on the IP addresses or the User-Agent HTTP header of the user requesting the page. When a user is identified as a search engine spider, a server-side script delivers a different website pages version, one that contains content not present on the visible page, or that is present but not searchable. The motive of cloaking is sometimes to deceive search engines so they display.
     
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    Cloaking is a search engine optimization (SEO) technique in which the content presented to the search engine spider is different from that presented to the user's browser. The ambition of a cloaking is to breakthrough a website's search engine rank on convinced keywords.
    The cloaking software creates hundreds of web pages that are enhanced for a special search term so that search engine spiders get the impression that the website contains a lot of applicable information about a special topic.
    Since Cloaking is an artificial method of boosting rankings, most search engines glare on the practice of cloaking, and will chastise websites that they find to be using cloaking as a method of search engine marketing.
     
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    Cloaking is technique used to deliver the content on a Webpage to a search engine in such a way that different content than what is delivered to a regular human user appears on the search engine.Most of the time, cloaking is implemented in order to improve search engine ranking by misleading the search engine robot into thinking the content on the page is different than it really is.
    The goal of a cloaking is to boost a website's search engine rank on certain keywords.
     
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    is blackhat methode
     
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    Google don't like cloaking. It's high risk for site.
     
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    I do not know about it
     
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    Hello,

    Cloaking is a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) technique in which the content presented to the search engine spider is different from that presented to the user's browser.
     
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    While this is commonly known or seen as an "SEO technique", this may also happen unknowingly. By using the "fetch and render" option in Google search console, you can see what Google may be seeing vs what users may be seeing.
     
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    Cloaking is a technique used to deliver the content on a Web page to a search engine in such a way that different content than what is delivered to a regular human user appears on the search engine. The goal of cloaking is to boost a website's search engine rank on certain keywords.

    In cloaking, the search engine and the user are literally not on the same page. Therefore, both the user and the search engine are being deceived.
     
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    cloaking is duplicating content from other sites and producing the same on own site
     

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