Search Engine Optimization (SEO), the most popular web marketing technique to register your online presence, is getting more and more acceptance and boom with the accelerating quantum of websites being launched each day. So is the mushrooming of SEO services offered by various SEO companies making it difficult to choose the right SEO service provider to hire to improve ranking of your website! Let’s have a better insight of the techniques facilitated for optimization purpose. These include – Black Hat and White Hat. These days people are falling prey to Black hat technique which is categorized as ‘illegal’ by the search engines but due to its instant results, it has been opted for by several companies ultimately landing them in trouble. How it works and what are the consequences? Have a look!How Black Hat Techniques WorkThere are certain guidelines to be followed for optimization of the websites as directed by major search engines. Black hat technique is one of the growing techniques, claiming fast optimization but not without fast adverse impacts on your site. Black Hat SEO methods include a commonly used practice called clocking which involves creating separate web content for search engine and separate for site visitors, excessive usage of keywords in the content, facilitating popular but non-relevant keywords in the texts.Results of Adopting Back Hat TechniqueAll these maneuvers of Black Hat technique can result in sudden increase in your SEO ranking but it will also ban your website or you may also get penalized for the same by the major search engines. Banning of website or penalization for facilitating wrong techniques will lead to drop in SEO ranking and consequently losing business. To avoid any such disaster of getting banned and penalized, hire only eminent SEO service provider which has the track record of relying on white hat techniques as a part of their SEO services. Don’t forget the greater the temptation of improved ranking through black hat technique sounds the results of employing unscrupulous techniques are even stronger.So, next time when you hire an SEO service provider, don’t get impatient in catapulting your website ranking overnight. Allow the SEO service provider to adopt fair means of improving your SEO ranking because the probability of sustaining the ranking will be higher, if right SEO services are entailed.