The money making scam last summer was a good example.
"I think this Youngblood guy is a scam," I said as I lustfully watched my wife through the half open bathroom door.
Using her looks and charm to beguile innocent people, the con artist made thousands through her scam.
There are many SEO companies that are more scam than service, but there are also excellent and economical search engine optimization firms that will accomplish the sort of boost to your site ranking that you need.
In the end, it looks like the Golden Web Award is at best a way to earn easy attention and links from novice web designers, and at worst a scam to make money by selling cheap certificates and plaques to the gullible.