A backlink is an incoming link to a web page. Backlinks are important for search engine optimization (SEO) because some search engines give more credit to websites that have a good number of quality backlinks. Sites with better backlink counts usually rank better in Search Engines Results Pages (SERPs).[1] [2]


  1. ^ American Marketing Association. Dictionary. <> (cited 28 April 2015).
  2. ^ Lazworld. Internet Marketing & Advertising Glossary. <> (cited 28 April 2015).

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