Register Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Article Options
Backlink Basics
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 22

by th13rteen th13rteen is offline 23 May 2008

This is a short guide to backlinks. Hopefully after reading this you'll know a bit about it.

What is a backlink?

Its basically your link on another site. Like I put your link on my site. That's a backlink.

Why are backlinks important?

1. Gives you some traffic.
2. Help increase the PR of your site

The quality backlinks!

Quality backlinks are the sites that link to you and have the same topic/subject as your site. And it has a high or a better PR than you.

How to build backlinks?

1. By asking the site owner to put your link up.
2. Commenting on blogs.
3. Posting on forums and having your link in the signature


Before building backlinks make sure that the site doesn't have NOFOLLOW. Just check for this tag, rel="NoFollow". Like should say <a href="" rel="NoFollow" />.

If that site has NOFOLLOW then don't waste your time there. Its not worth it. NoFollow means that the site is telling the search engine to not pass on the PR.

That's it for now. Feel free to ask questions.

Originally written for - Source:
Views: 4888
Reply With Quote
Old 12 Oct 2008, 16:07
spaceČ spaceČ is offline
Join Date: May 2008
well...very basic
And who cares about pagerank?
Reply With Quote

Similar Article
Article Author Type Replies Last Post
Backlink for Quotes Andreas vBulletin 3.5 Add-ons 72 13 Jun 2013 16:55

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Article Options

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:45.

Layout Options | Width: Wide Color: