Are links dead for Yandex?

Yandex back links as a core ranking factor; it’s a dirty trick that’s been played for years in the commercial web landscape, especially in Russia. However, back in December 2013, Yandex’s head of web search Alexander Sadovsky announced a shake-up in its algorithm, confirming that Yandex will no longer use back links as a ranking factor for commercial search queries.Read the full article