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I want link to another site with an email like email@example.com. So the link will have the href=mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Does that count as a backlink to example.com and transfer any Google PageRank?
The mailto: links are considered as normal links and are never considered as backlinks and do not transfer any Google PageRank.
It is type of email link, it is not direct site link subtype (back link).
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