What Is a backlink ?

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  1. tony0724 profile image57
    tony0724posted 8 years ago

    I am a caveman when It comes to modern technology . So what Is a backlink and which ones are good ?

  2. Misha profile image70
    Mishaposted 8 years ago

    A link from any other page to your page. smile

    All are good, but some are better then others. smile

    1. prettydarkhorse profile image64
      prettydarkhorseposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      thanks misha, now I know......I am just starting to put things together here because i am still a newbie. I learned new things everyday!

    2. CrystalStarWoman profile image61
      CrystalStarWomanposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      So which are better?! wink

      From another newbie big_smile

      1. mistyhorizon2003 profile image93
        mistyhorizon2003posted 8 years agoin reply to this

        It depends on the relevance of the topic and content, e.g. If you wrote a hub about growing vegetables and then put a link in back to another of your hubs on growing tomatoes it would be a good backlink, however, if you wrote a hub on growing vegetables and then put a backlink to one of your hubs on erectile disfunction it wouldn't really work, (as I am sure you can imagine!)

        1. CrystalStarWoman profile image61
          CrystalStarWomanposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Thanks Misty!

  3. profile image0
    ralwusposted 8 years ago

    Too much potato juice Misha?big_smile

    1. prettydarkhorse profile image64
      prettydarkhorseposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      hi there ralwus...wazzzz up??

  4. livelonger profile image93
    livelongerposted 8 years ago

    Links to your hubs from other authoritative sites count much more than one from a low-quality link farm. If you can get a link from a reputable .org, .edu or .gov site, especially, that will definitely juice your rankings.

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    LEWJposted 8 years ago

    Backlinks?  Ain't that them new hot dogs that done had the backs shaved off em'?

  6. profile image0
    LEWJposted 8 years ago

    Yeah.....did'nt they use to call 'em  "smokey links" or somethin'?

 
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