What web content do people ask us to remove from Google Search Results the most?
INFOGRAPHIC: What web content do people want removed from Google and the internet?
What is the most common content removal request? Which types of information are businesses and individuals trying to get off the internet the most? We decided to find out. The infographic below illustrates what we found; the most common content removal requests received by Remove Online Information.
Remove Negative Reviews on Google, Yelp, Vitals.com, etc.
Negative Reviews was the most frequently requested type of negative content to remove from the internet. These reviews appear on review websites like Yelp, TripAdvisor, CitySearch, etc.
Remove Criminal Records, Mugshots and Arrest Reports
The number two type of content people most frequently request to remove are criminal records. This includes online arrest records and mugshots.
Remove Personal Information: Full Name, Home Address, Number, etc.
Personal details such as ones name, address, phone number, etc. is the third most commonly requested content to remove from the internet. People are advised to remove such data from the web to protect themselves from Identity theft and other internet fraud crimes.
Remove Scam Posts, Ripoff Reports and Pissed Consumer Complaints
Business wanting to take unfavorable comments and complaints down from consumer advocacy websites like PissedConsumer and RipoffReport ring in at number four in our study of what type of content removal is in the highest demand.
Originally published at removeonlineinformation.com on May 19, 2016.