Do Footer Links Get Link Juice From Main Page

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  1. savobaby

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    I was just wondering if I insert article links into my footer, will the link juice get passed to them? is it bad for SEO?
     
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    yes they will... its a thing of the past..
     
  3. savobaby

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    so it's safe to do so?
     
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    Within a same website, it should be safe. Still, no idea why don't you put them into a sidebar.
     
  5. blackhatpc

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    Yes it passes link juice as much as like the editorial links or side bar links
     
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    Do a deep search on BHW before you count on this way of link building!
     
  7. MagnaRank

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    Yes, It passes link juice
     
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    footer links, blogroll links are also type of links you can build for site. But they not that much powerful as compared to contextual links.
     
  9. savobaby

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    thank you guys! :)
     
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    Yes it does but very little and might be penalized
     
  11. savobaby

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    may I ask why it may get penalised for using footer links to my own articles on site? @VeyronXS
     
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    No problem for the question. Okay, many folks used to leverage on footer links and recent update on G algorithms might prove otherwise... users not having effective link juices anymore or worst being considered as spam.

    Why not tweak or integrate into your content.
     
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    Wrong, and wrong.

    It passes a lot of juice, depending on the domain.

    And unless you have like 40 footer links from spammy sites, google aren't going to penalise you.

    I have sent 30 footer links from unrelated domains and had ranks for 2 years, ranking for a competitive keyword and it hasn't been penalised.
     
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    Google says footer links pass way less juice then in-content links. They actually have a classification system on each of the link types. Apparently they can tell different types of links apart, maybe because people use the <footer> html tags?
     
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    Yes, juice will pass but drain at the same time.
     
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    Thanks again guys, much appreciated!
     
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    You can pass for sure and yes, it is safe!

    -Cheers!
     
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