As Google constantly updates and evolves their search ranking algorithms, website owners continue to look for creative ways to make their website rank higher and stand out in the SERPs.
And despite Google's warnings, we still see a number of black hat techniques seeping through, infecting websites and - potentially - causing significant harm to your rankings.
To help you stay on the right side of Google the guys at Red Website Design recently created this infographic. The listing outlines 25 techniques that could land you in hot water - or even get your site removed from Google's rankings altogether.
Take heed of the warnings and stay within Google's rules to avoid negative impacts.
This post originally appeared on Irfan Ahmad's blog