- (internet) The practice of deliberately and dishonestly manipulating search engines either to increase the likelihood of a website or page from a website being listed near the beginning of the results returned by the search engine or to influence the category to which the page is assigned.
Etymology: (blend, spam, indexing)
- French: spamdexing
- French, spamdexing
- German: Suchmaschinen-Spamming, Index-Spamming
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