There are several news articles website on the Internet that carry news about individuals and organizations, mainly negative and especially juicy stories.
The news articles might have their in-house journalist and writers who scavenge for information through various means. They could subsequently investigate and from their findings, write out their news about the individual or organization and post online.
In some cases, this news articles company could get such information from other websites where someone has posted negative news about you or your organization.
They could lift such news and quote the website they are getting it from.
This could become more difficult because as more websites continue to pick up the information, the more even more websites will pick up the information and the more difficult it will be to remove the news articles.
This is why it is often best to act the instant you observe that negative information about you has been posted online. This way, once the information is removed from that particular website, you can finally rest.
The best way to remove negative news articles from your website is by using the services of a reliable reputation management company. They would have various means and tools that they can use to make sure that the content is removed from the website.
If they cannot successfully help you remove the content from the website, then chances are that there is nobody else that will be able to help you remove such content.
However, even in cases where they can’t help you to remove such information, they can always use other processes to reduce the effect of such negative news articles on your organization.
There are hundreds of millions of websites on the Internet, people do not have the luxury of going through each and every one of them to find out if there is negative content about you on any of them. Thus, people looking for information about you or your organization mostly go through search engines.
Billions of searches are carried out daily on the Internet, some of which might be looking for information about you. The implication is that out of every 10 people that get to see information about you on the Internet, at least 7 of them would have been directed to your page from a search engine.
Thus, if you can manage negative content about you on search engines, you will be able to reduce the effects of negative information about you or your organization online by at least 70 percent.