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What is a backlink?
A backlink is simply the term used to describe when someone is linking to a domain
This for example is a link to google.com. Google would consider this a backlink from our domain, notifier.so.
How are backlinks created?
Well, that depends on what Content Management System you are using.
In WordPress for example, here is how you create a link to a domain:
In raw HTML “code” you would create a link to a domain like this:
<a href="https://example.com">This is a link to example.com</a>
This seems simple, why are backlinks important?
So, this is very simple actually. But the reason this is also important can all be traced back to Google Search and how it works.
Search engines before Google and the Pagerank Algorithm
Before Google developed the Pagerank Algo search engines like Webcrawler
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