content-mill

content farm

noun Digital Technology.
a website that exploits the way search engines retrieve and rank pages by incorporating popular search terms and topics in its content, often with little attention to the originality, appropriateness, or quality of the subject matter, in order to elevate the ranking of its articles in online search results and attract advertisers.
Also called content mill.


Origin:
content1 (def 4) + farm

content farming, noun
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