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Last updated by Marcel 1 year, 1 month ago.

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April 16, 2019 at 8:37 am #3619765


I am trying to:
I'm working with the ahrefs audit tool to ensure my site is optimized. It shows many errors regarding localization (see screenshot wpml-probem.png). When inspecting one of the pages in more detail, it will show that the hreflangs are correct for all entires except for one at the bottom (see screenshot wpml-problem-2.png). I have already made wpml output x-default and additional en-us hreflangs when trying to solve the problem but it didn't make a difference. Any idea what the problem could be and how it could be fixed?

Link to a page where the issue can be seen:
hidden link but basically all pages also

Any idea what could it be? Could ahrefs be wrong regarding the correct implementation of hreflang attributes here?

April 17, 2019 at 3:22 pm #3632353


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Hello Martin,

Thank you for contacting WPML Support. Sorry for the delay in my answer.

I didn't find any further details about known issues from Could you please check if the page from your first screenshot is based on an older page Index? I know other audit tools like Seobility, which only refresh once a week, so maybe the detailed scan was based on a newer index. Could you please check this or force a new scan?

Thank you


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