Advice and answers from the Ahrefs Team

 
Dropped
are links from pages that were removed from our index due to their low rating. 

To be more exact, though the link was deleted from Ahrefs index, it may still exist on the page.

The thing is, for each domain we can only update certain amount of pages within a month.
If we find pages with higher rating, we drop those with lower one (for this very domain), thus keeping our index fresh and actual. 

 

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