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RECOVER website hit by Penguin/Panda (NOT A LINKBUILDING JOB!)

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Warning! This is NOT a link-building project! It is a RECOVERY from Panda/Penguin Update. Do NOT send me a generic link-building offer. Do NOT send many ANY offer/response unless you first read the project carefully and look at my website [url removed, login to view] first. Then, respond to THIS OFFER. Anyone who sends me a generic link-building/SEO offer I will mark as SPAM.

Project Background:

In March of 2012 (~ 1 year ago) my website [url removed, login to view] was severely hit by the panda/penguin update. It had been #1 on Google for many years for the most important keywords "montezuma costa rica" but now am #40+. You can easily see the change using [url removed, login to view] ALL keywords are being affected, but "malpais costa rica" is the most important one.

I did not receive any warning from Google Webmaster Tools, and haven't been de-listed. But it seems that Google has given the site a LOW QUALITY SCORE, even though in reality it is a very high quality site and more content than my competitors, plus hundreds of good, real backlinks. The Page Rank was at one time PR4, but it dropped to PR3, and now recently farther down to PR2.

What I've already done to try to fix it:

Added new content
Added many new links of all types
Added more than 30 high quality links from exact-niche websites (other costa rica travel websites from friends of mine who have businesses in the same niche). These are all ONE-WAY links of PR1-4.
Cleaned up all duplicate content (some content was also duplicated on my site [url removed, login to view] which was also hit by this penalty in the same way)
Moved the site to its own Analytics account
Cleaned up some link anchor text so there are now many more "brand" links such as "[url removed, login to view]" I have NOT done a Google Disavow however.

But, nothing so far has worked to improve the site in Google and escape the penalty.

So, if you can help me, let me know your proposal. I require:

1. I will only pay you for results, and only if those results are achieved within your promised time.
2. No black hat techniques to create temporary improvements.
3. I need to know everything you're going to do in advance so I'm not surprised or risking you doing something bad.

It doesn't matter to me if you can do this in 3 months or 3 minutes, I will be happy to pay your asking price if you can solve this problem for me, and I can give you a contract for further SEO on this website and others.

Again, DO NOT send me a SPAM OFFER about general link building and SEO unless you first demonstrate that you have looked carefully at my site [url removed, login to view]!

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