How to Remove Your Competitors from Google

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  • October 30, 2008
Patrick Altoft

Patrick Altoft

Director of Strategy

Today Google has very kindly enrolled me in the SearchWiki program which means that every search result I see has two buttons next to it. One button to move the result higher and another to remove the result from the page.

This is the screen that lets you join the program:

This is what the results look like:

Although very tempting I’m not going to spend all day removing competitors and voting our clients sites higher. Instead I’ve posted ads on Digital Point and will be paying people to do this for me.

Of course I’m joking here but the point is clear – how is Google going to find a way to use this data?