Just a quick one to see peoples thoughts.
We've secured a site wide footer backlink from a seriously high authority site, it's do follow and it's meant that GSC has picked up 106k links.
Do you think we will be penalised for this, or get away with it due to the authority of the site? It's also relevant & it's part of a larger "group" of companies that are linked to in the footer.
I know way back when, when google went mental with manual penalties for site wide links and such it would…