Baidu and International Websites: Hreflang, Geographic Target, Meta Language Tag

Baidu versus Hreflang

How does Baidu deal with international websites? Well, in reality, Baidu favors local websites in Mandarin Chinese and doesn’t bother with multilingual or multinational websites much. However, there are ways to tell Baidu where the intended audience for each version of your website is.

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SEO for Baidu: Have You Missed Out On 600M Users?

SEO for Baidu: Have You Missed Out On 600M Users?

Last month, I was invited to speak at ‘the only SEO conference‘ in the Czech Republic called SEO restart 2015. Not only was the topic I chose challenging, but I had to squeeze all the information onto 20 slides and in 5 minutes, to match the ‘ignite talk’ format.

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Do Search Engines Prefer Locally Hosted Websites?

Do Search Engines Prefer Locally Hosted Websites

I wanted to find out if websites hosted in remote locations have a chance to rank in the top 10 positions in different search engines:

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