||GWA2007 ► CONTEST
You have understood that this whole website was a big joke. Maybe you'd like to know exactly what all this is about ? So, let me explain it to you ;)
GLOBALWARMING AWARENESS2007 is the name of a SEO contest, organized by GetUpdated (formely Eastpoint), which is a Swedish SEO company. The aim of this contest was to be placed as high as possible on the main Search Engines, Google, Yahoo and MSN, for the expression « Globalwarming Awareness2007 » on May 1st 2007...
The Globalwarming Awareness2007 contest was the first SEO World Championship. The official page of this contest is http://www.seoworldchampionship.com.
Here is a copy of the official rules, that you could find here :
1. Site must include either a SEO World Championship text link or a banner. (The banner may be linked or not linked)
2. Valid contact information must be found on the site, E-mail is preferred.
3. Your official domain must be registered the same day or after January the 15th 2007.
(All domains registered before the 15th of January 2007 will not qualify for the competition, no record of the domain is allowed. See archive.org)
4. Website will not use SEO methods which are clearly not approved by Search Engine Guidelines for example: doorway pages, etc. See Google webmaster Guidelines. (Any participant ignoring the Google webmaster guidelines will not qualify for a prize)
How the winners will be selected
On May 1st, 2007 we will make a search for "the keyword" on Google.com, MSN.com and Yahoo.com and combine the scores and subsequently determine a winner. The score is calculated by giving points to position 1 - 10 in each search engine. You will receive 10 points for a number one spot, and 1 point for a number 10 spot.
Your website: www.yourdomain.com
Rank in Google: 7 = 4 points
Rank in MSN: 10 = 1 point
Rank in Yahoo: 2 = 9 points
Total points for www.yourdomain.com = 14 points
If 2 contestants would end up with the same Total points then the contestant with the highest rank in Google.com will take the higher position. You can follow the the total points of this contest on our scorecard page.
The prizes for this contest are the following (extract from this page)
- 1st ─► A brand new Citroen C2
- 2nd ─► A Caribbean Cruise
- 3rd ─► A plasma TV
- 4th ─► $500
- 5th ─► $100
Even if this contest is over, you can still link this site... Just tell me, and I'll link you back! Bye
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