What are backlinks and why are they important to your website?
TGIF Beautiful People! My oh my do we love Fridays! This morning I was reading through one of my favorite websites, Social Media Today, and discovered this amazing infographic that I wanted to share with you guys.
IF YOU OWN A WEBSITE, PLEASE CONTINUE READING THIS ... IT'S WORTH IT!
WHAT'S A BACKLINK?
So first thing's first ... what's a backlink? It's a link one website gets from another website. For example, if you regularly read our blog, you will oftentimes see links to other websites for reference (a.k.a. paragraph numero uno of this post where I linked to Social Media Today). These would be considered backlinks to those other websites.
WHY ARE BACKLINKS IMPORTANT?
Next, why are backlinks important to the vitality of your website? Moz puts it best so I'll share their reasoning ...
When search engines crawl the web, they extract content from all the different pages they hit and add it to their indexes.
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Now get out there and have the most productive Friday ever!