Some weeks ago, Google’s John Mueller said that Google makes a difference between unnatural links and spammy links.
Gary Illyes has confirmed on Twitter that Google ignores unnatural links as long as it does not look like an ‘egregious link manipulation scheme’:
That depends on the purpose of that link really, but if it's not a egregious link manipulation scheme, we're more likely to just ignore them— Gary Illyes ᕕ( ᐛ )ᕗ (@methode) 2. Juni 2017
Automatically created backlinks are bad
Every webmaster should know this by now. Surprisingly, many webmasters still try to cheat Google with these low quality links. This is a sure way to get penalized.
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