The second day of PubCon South 2009 opened up with Google’s software engineer, Matt Cutts laying down an SEO joke.
Q: Why did the Blackhat SEO spam the innocent blogger?
A: Because the blogger asked for it!
I will give you a moment.
Cutts, primarily Google’s web spam and quality control go-to guy, asked the second hypothetical fireside chat question of the conference:
Q: How do we get past the spam on all of our content? (Referring to social media, blogs, ratings and reviews)