This problem prevails for a long time now and despite of Google’s best efforts, web publishers are still reporting a negative impact of stolen content on their original website. For a long time now, duplicate articles or stolen content have become a source of stress for the web publishers. Whether they have any negative impact on their website or not is a big question that needs to be answered. Although, Google has a lot of checks in place for denouncing duplicate or stolen content but there are still certain cases that cannot be determined and are potentially posing a negative impact on the search ranking of the original content. With a confirmation from John Mueller, there is definitely a caution for the web publishers to keep the content thieves in check and protect their website.
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