Definition of google bombing in US English:

google bombing


  • See Google bomb

    • ‘A small group invented a game that involves manipulating search results through devious techniques known as link farms, keyword spamming and blog-based Google-bombing.’
    • ‘The practice of Google bombing is a collective hyperlinking strategy intended to change the search results of a specific term or phrase.’
    • ‘I define the practice of "Google bombing" as a case of online collective action.’
    • ‘I suspect that interest in this topic is somewhat lower than interest in googlebombing.’
    • ‘This is not a proposal to subvert search engines by having researchers engage in google-bombing on a grand scale.’