International SEO & Geo IP Redirects

by Neil Walker
Before you think ‘not another International SEO post?!’ and move on because you have read great posts such as The International SEO Checklist from Aleyda, let look at some of the technical side “International SEO” specifically relating to Geographic IP redirects. Caveat, Its important to note that this article is primarily aimed at business who are entering multiple English-sp ...Read the full article

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