Internal Links

    • The Idiot’s Guide to Link Metrics

      There was a time when Webmasters can claim whatever they wanted about their website and they would still rank if not rank even higher because of their claims. Google has put a stop to that with their ever-changing algorithms and SEO has never been better. Let’s take a breather first: Why is this post called “The Idiot’s Guide to Link Metrics”? The reason for this is because I ...

      SEO Hacker Blogin SEO- 17 readers -
  • Guide to Google ranking factors – Part 8: internal links

    …, as it makes your site look incompetent or irrelevant at best, poorly maintained or abandoned at worst. Anchor text 9) By using clear anchor text (the clickable highlighted words in any give link) it helps improve your ranking for certain keywords. If we want this article to rank for the term ’internal link guide’ then we can begin linking to it from other…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 10 readers -
  • Which kinds of links are most valuable for high rankings?

    … links? Four reasons: High ranking. It’s up there right now, so when people look for resources to link to, there it is. It’s a good article. It’s there because it serves a need. It’s also comprehensive which means people don’t need to look elsewhere. Internal links. The sidebar on the homepage links to the post so it continues to accrue…

    Graham Charlton/ Search Engine Watch- 17 readers -
  • Seasonal pages and SEO: who’s ready for Euro 2016?

    … this article – the exact term occurs four times yet not one mention is used to link to the category page. The same is true of ten other articles I looked at. In summary Creating category pages for key terms and using consistent internal linking to help them rank isn’t a difficult SEO strategy, but it can be very effective, as the BBC and other examples show…

    Graham Charlton/ Search Engine Watch- 16 readers -
  • The 15 Elements of a Highly Effective Website

    … references to the accuracy of your content. Avoiding internal links limits your reader’s ability to dive deeper in a topic. Both are effective and you should be ensuring every page has them. Comments – While conversations have largely moved to social sites, the quality of your comments still matters, as does your response time to them. Engage with every…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social EMail Content- 19 readers -
  • The 15 Elements of a Highly Effective Website

    … references to the accuracy of your content. Avoiding internal links limits your reader’s ability to dive deeper in a topic. Both are effective and you should be ensuring every page has them. Comments – While conversations have largely moved to social sites, the quality of your comments still matters, as does your response time to them. Engage with every…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 17 readers -
  • 3 ways to increase visitor engagement

    …: Include internal links to other pages on your website Include videos 1. How internal links help your traffic When you link to other blog posts or pages on your website, visitors who click through stay on your website longer. As I mentioned above, the search engines like this and reward you by ranking you higher in searches. Secret tip: You can…

    Ellen Finkelstein/ Change the World Marketing- 21 readers -
  • How To Amp Up Your User Engagement (And Get More Links)

    … to you seems like it would be a good thing, doesn't it? We talk a lot about creating good, useful content. We talk about socializing it. What we don't talk about as much is user engagement with that content. So, let's dive into that and see how it relates to (hopefully!) helping you generate more amazing and relevant content and links. Blog…

    Julie Joyce/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 35 readers -
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