Tag «Google Biz Kit»

Google Steps up to the Plate with
Pacific Web Works Lawsuit

Yesterday in an official Google Blog Post, Fighting fraud online: taking “Google Money” scammers to court, Google has announced that it’s taking action.  In a move that many have deemed long overdue Google has filed suit against Pacific Web Works, one of the leading perpetrators of the infamous Google Biz Kits.

The plaintiff has cited a litany of charges in a civil action including: trademark infringement, dilution, unfair competition, cyber piracy, state law trademark dilution, common law trademark infringement, violation of the Utah Consumer Sales Practices Act, and violation of the Utah Unfair Competition Act.

Google’s primary complaint is that PWW was if not explicitly then implicitly leading folks

Watch Out For Fake News Sites

Fake news sites are a recent marketing tactic used to sell a variety of offers, most commonly work at home programs known as Google Biz Kits.  Some of the more notorious programs include Google Money Tree, Easy Google Profits, and Internet Wealth Builder.

These fake news sites all follow the same basic template in which the site poses itself as a local online paper running a feature story on a successful work at home Mom or Dad.  The website owners use an IP tracking tool to make sure that the papers all have your local town in the heading.  So for instance if you live in Fresno, CA when