During the Google update last year it was common to see huge drops in SEO results purely because of footer links linking back to your site. Common use is when a web designer builds a site for a client, they will add their “Website built by” tag in the footer and link back to their site.

Most people seem to have recovered from most of that damage, but where do we stand today. The article below helps shed some light in the tricks needed to better your SEO while still using footer links.

The New Danger Of Footer Credit Links