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The way Google looks at this is whether the links you've added add up to the quality of the pages. It's a myth that linking out hurts, on the contrary, linking out to relevant authority sites helps improve your topical authority. Google sees this as an attempt to provide a better user experience. However, if you have 10 links or a hundred links going out ...


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For the first part of your inquiry as to if Google will penalize you due to the inbound links from AdFly this won't cause any issues as Google can not see traffic coming into your site. In addition even if Google could see the traffic coming in Google doesn't care if you get high amount of traffic to your site, only if you are performing blackhat SEO ...


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There is no way at this point to split your page rank between two new categories the way you are asking about. The only thing I have seen done with this before was to keep the former category online but not in the navigation bar so that Google could still access it but choose which one of the new split categories where the most important and do a 301 ...


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We talked about Alexa here on Webmasters a lot. Alexa is useless and relies on users using their toolbar. It has junk metrics and unreliable data. I advise you not to consider Alexa ranking in any terms. Still, I'm not sure why do people use it, it's total gibberish.


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Alexa rank is the worst representation of growth in terms of SEO Alexa rank is the best representation of the growth in usage of the Alexa toolbar. Your website's rank in Alexa is determined by the number of users browsing your website with the Alexa toolbar installed in their browser. When it comes to SEO, it means nothing.


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Short answer: Definitely no. Alexa a very bad representation of growth especially for small sites. We run a couple of sites and the numbers are way off especially when the traffic is low. Like the executives in your company, there are a lot of people who want easy metrics to gauge (as opposed to "correct metric") and hence the popularity of Alexa. Alexa ...


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Firstly, it's great to know that your hard work on your blog is paying off. Considering the fact that links are counted as votes by SEs, links from reputable domains surely help in increasing your domain trust and authority in your niche. Now coming to ranks; if the link has your targeted keyword in the anchor, you might or might not have a visible ...



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