Ban (also known as delisting) refers to a punitive action (i.e., removal from the search engine index) imposed on a website or web page by a search engine. This may occur for many reasons, including spamming.[1][2]


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  2. ^ American Marketing Association. Dictionary. <> (cited 28 Apr 2015).

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