Backlinking, And Why is it Important

Backlinking is the process of getting other websites to link to yours. It’s a practice done by many online businesses to boost their rankings in the SERPs. Links are a ranking signal to search engines and, done well, can signal that your website is reputable and trustworthy. Links come in many forms which is why we offer a variety ofBacklinking link-building services.

Why Should I Do Backlinking?

According to Google backlinks are a major ranking factor. They revealed that backlinks are still the #1 most important ranking factor in an official Q&A. Backlinking is considered to be a reliable way for search engines to gauge how popular a website is. More specifically, the popularity of the website depends on the quantity and quality of links a site has.

What Are The Benefits of Backlink Building?

Beyond improved ranking in the search engine results pages, link building has numerous other benefits. Link building will increase your web traffic through improved visibility in the SERPs. Having backlinks from a variety of good quality, high traffic sources also means you have a consistent flow of referral traffic. 

The more natural links you build, the more authoritative you will become, and the more you will reap the benefits.

Which is The Best Link Type for Backlink Building?

There are no clear winners here. The type of links that you build to your website will depend entirely on those that are best suited to your industry or niche. Regardless of which link types, you choose to build, we always recommend that the mentions, or links, are built regularly and consistently. This means using a white-hat link-building service, like My Webpros, and varying the number of links you build to reflect your industry and create a natural backlink profile.

Check out this great tutorial by Hubspot.

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Larry Wedgewood
Larry Wedgewood

Larry is a Digital Business Development Advisor with a passion for helping people, and the Founder and Owner of My WebPros Digital He has over 25 years of experience with computer and internet technology, Training, coaching, and businesses development.