Internal Links

  • 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- 9 readers -
  • Which kinds of links are most valuable for high rankings?

    …. The most common backlinks are natural Glen found that natural (i.e. earned) backlinks top the chart, which is as it should be. However, the study also found that many high ranking websites have some very low quality backlinks. They are things like forum pages, blog comments, and non-English Blogspot blogs. They’re not earned, but can be easily created…

    Graham Charlton/ Search Engine Watch- 15 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- 11 readers -
  • The 15 Elements of a Highly Effective Website

    … effectively. Confused or complex content can drive a lot of potential customers away. Formatting – The layout of your posts, the image usage, the typography, whitespace, bolding, emphasis, keywords and subheadings all improve the ability for readers to scan and retain your content. Expertise – Building your online presence and authority in your…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social EMail Content- 14 readers -
  • How hub pages and internal links are paying off for Mail Online

    Combining hub pages for key topics and keywords with a well-planned internal linking can be a very effective SEO strategy. It helps to ensure that, when you are creating content around a topic regularly, that you can rank consistently for the relevant keywords. I’m going to use examples from Mail Online which, by some accounts, is the most visited English-language newspaper site on the web.

    Graham Charlton/ Search Engine Watch- 10 readers -
  • The 15 Elements of a Highly Effective Website

    … effectively. Confused or complex content can drive a lot of potential customers away. Formatting – The layout of your posts, the image usage, the typography, whitespace, bolding, emphasis, keywords and subheadings all improve the ability for readers to scan and retain your content. Expertise – Building your online presence and authority in your…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 13 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- 10 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- 20 readers -
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