Do you know if Links are good or bad for you?
Everywhere you go on the internet and look up internet pages, websites, blogs, forums etc. There are links, after all, you would not be able to navigate the web without them you be stuck on one page with the use of the back arrow of your browser to get out or the cross on the tab to exit, that's if you're using Chrome, Bing, Firefox, and Opera.
Another thing did you know! Google is penalising bad links which means your website may not feature in their directory or be picked up by crawlers or search engines even if you have the best SEO optimisation and best keyword that does not guarantee ranking right to the first spot.
Yes, nothing lasts forever in the older days we could get away with bad links but with the constant change in Google's algorithm and the introduction of penalties one might be careful how they link their pages or anchor themselves because the leaches will penalise such as the Penguin website a good example of bad link.
In a blog post for example it's best to have minimum links and contextual links which flow with the text but bring your reader to the desired page or product you want them to read, comment on or sell. Just like my latest case study on How to remain calm under fire when a customer becomes abusive or the introduction of my ebook Backlinks Building for SEO.
This is a good question actually we click on links daily in our search for goods or information but do we actually know if they are good or bad for us, our computer, SEO, snooping on your competitors, improving your ranking, SEO or just make us disappears and swallow by the world wide web. There is only one cure for your raised curiosity just click on the purple contextual link in my post.
These links do wonders for your SEO and ranking in your quest to attain the top. The "nofollow" in text helps but not use too many of these. I do not want to let the cat out of the bag so I let you discover the destination of these links both information is interesting if you care about your customers, care for your business and your website positioning, visibility and search-ability on the web.
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