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My website had very high search engine results, especially in Google. But I left the website for a couple of months and didn't notice the comments were full of SPAM, about 20k comments of SPAM. Then i checked my google results and I'm out of google ! After years of having good results, no spam, how can I now recover from that? The spam problem has been solved completely. No more spam, and the website is very legit and very nice.

Well, at least I think I was penalized, I don't see any other reason.

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webmasters.com, SO's sister site for pro webmasters, is probably a better platform for this question – fvu Jul 16 '11 at 23:19
Thanks a lot for your feedback. I will just get there and ask the same question. Thanks. – UXdesigner Jul 16 '11 at 23:51

You should ask for it to google through Google Webmaster Tool (first you must register your site, then ask for the reconsideration)

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+1 Just dropping a link which provides a bit more info about reconsideration requests: google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=35843 – methode Jul 17 '11 at 17:20

I would clean up the spam and then ask for a reconsideration. I would also drop the auto post option add a quality bot spam filter.

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After the Panda Algorithm google check the content of your site also if you copied it from other websites then your site get penalized.

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