How Google Sees Links from Other Languages & Countries

by Jennifer Slegg
Google has talked a bit previously about the value (or lack thereof) of links when they are comingfrom other countries or languages, even for links that are coming from countries or languages the website doesn’t target or service. The question came up again in yesterday’s Google webmaster office hours with John Mueller. Here is the specific question: We are tidying up our link profile.Read the full article

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