How to disable the ‘Link Count’ feature

Yoast SEO Premium includes a link count feature that is enabled by default.

  1. Log in to your WordPress website.

    When you’re logged in, you will be in your ‘Dashboard’.

  2. Click on ‘SEO’.

    On the left-hand side, you will see a menu. In that menu, click on ‘SEO’.

  3. Click on ‘General’.

    The ‘SEO’ settings will expand providing you additional options. Click on ‘General’.
    Admin SEO General

  4. Click on the ‘Features’ tab. 

    Admin SEO General Features

  5. Toggle the ‘Text link counter’ switch.

    To enable the feature, toggle the switch to ‘On’.
    To disable the feature, toggle the switch to ‘Off’.

  6. Click ‘Save Changes’.

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