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Why are backlinks important in SEO?

Why are backlinks important in SEO?

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Re: Backlinks Importance in SEO

Generating back links is the part of OFF page SEO technique and search engines especially Google gives more credit to those website which has good quality backlinks consider those websites more relevant than others in their results pages for a search query.

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Importance of backlink

It is easy to get a higher ranking using backlinks than it is to influence search engines with external backlinks from other sites, which is why backlinks matter so much in a search engines algorithm.

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Post was last edited on May 1, 2019 12:53 AM PDT

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what is backlinks and importance of backlinks in seo
What are backlinks?
A “backlink” is a link from an external website to your site. Until a few years ago, backlinks were the most important factor for search engine results page (SERP) ranking of your website. However, post the recent Google algorithm updates, including Penguin, the significance of backlinks has reduced considerably.
Importance of relevant backlinks
Backlinks can help improve your SEO rankings only if they are of high quality. For example, for a photography blog, a backlink from a photography institute website is relevant whereas a backlink from a site selling furniture can adversely impact the SEO rankings. Do not get backlinks from spam sites, harvested sites or paid sites – purchasing hundreds of backlinks will not improve your SERP ranking overnight. Moreover, Google places greater emphasis on links from high-domain authority sites related to your business.

How to get relevant backlinks
1. Create top-quality content that is relevant to your target audience. This will increase the number of followers, who will share your content on social media channels like reddit,fb,twitter ,linkedin
2. Write guest blogs on top forums/blogs.
3. Find influencers in your domain and ask them to review your products on their site.
4. Leverage Q&A sites like Quora, Stack exchange to generate traffic to your website. Commenting on such sites will also help you engage with your prospective customers and increase brand awareness.
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Get a link in SEO

Getting Backlink is the main factor behind the ranking of most search engines, including Google. If you want traffic to your site, getting backlink is what you need to do. You can create valid links with smart techniques. I suggest that you read 6 confidential links to the site in the SEO training


Linking is an integral part of creating content on the site. Incorrect back-up methods may not only affect site rankings but also lead to penalties.

Every business naturally wants to place its website on the front page of search engines like Google. Getting an effective link is one way to achieve this goal.

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Importance Of Back-links in SEO!

Quality backlinks are useful to increase website authority, website rank over the major search engines. Building backlinks is an Off-Page SEO technique. It will also increase website credibility.

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SEO BACKLINK (do-follow backlink, no-follow backlink)

Backlinks are playing a important role in SEO. you can never get a rank on search engine without backlinks.
Two types of backlinks are listed in SEO -:
1-Do-follow .(it creates backlinks for search engines,)
2-No-follow.(its not genrate for, search engines, no-follow links are made for targeted customers)

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My Site Ranking Suddenly Goes Down I Dont Know Why Plz Help

My Site Ranking Suddenly Goes Down I Dont Know Why Plz Help
google suddenly change the rankings of my site
and now traffic is low and i want it fix please help below are the 2 links to my site main pages.please check them and tell me problem Thanks
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Post was last edited on June 1, 2019 6:39 AM PDT

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Afaq, you buried your post.

I'll clean off the links as that would make this spam but you should post such in SEO forums. Here folk have pretty much given generic answers and posts with such links are 99% of the time just spam.

I'll lock this old thread as it's run its course.

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