Have you been scammed by an SEO company? I’ve lost count of how many business owners have told me they spend thousands and got nothing. One of my clients received this invoice from this fake SEO company. It looks like a utility bill, right?
Their AP person almost paid for it. So, I decided to reach out to the company in Texas. If you do a quick search they come up in many scam forums. Business owners need to take their time before they do business with these types of companies.
An SEO service would never cost you $98. But I understand why it’s tempting to try it out. These types of companies and scammers are everywhere. The search engines need to do more to eliminate their efforts. As for our efforts, we’re creating a database of companies who are scamming businesses in our industry. In this case, we also filed a complaint with Texas.
Here’s a great article from Search Engine Journal about SEO scams.