Google Isn’t Removing Webpages You Don’t Like

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An interesting post from Matt Cutts, a Search Quality Manager at Google, explaining (quite well) why Google is not exactly intent on removing pages from their index that may offend you, or perhaps malign your name in one way or another.

So what if a Google search of your name brings up negative results, not portraying you in the most positive light – true or otherwise? You need to be the one defining your identity on the Web – your best defense is a good offense.

Here are a couple of precious tips and tricks from Lifehacker that I think are quite useful.