Linking Archive

Linkbait (cartoon)

Author: | Categories: Linking, SEO, SEOrefugee Cartoons 3 Comments
LinkbaitCheck out the full-size cartoon at the SEO Refugee blog

Charity Link Meme

Author: | Categories: General Interest, Linking 12 Comments
Recently I’ve been impressed with the number of different initiatives in the SEO community involving giving something back. Bruce Clay recently launched an SEO for Charity contest, one of the 5 finalists in Marketing Pilgrim’s SEM Scholarship Contest is a viral attempt to raise money to fight AIDS in

Ethics Questions on Linking and Paid Posts

Author: | Categories: Linking 4 Comments
As you all know I do paid reviews on this blog. Usually it’s not an issue as all the site’s that have purchased reviews to date have been quality websites and sites that I would have no qualms recommending. However, this latest review was a different story. As I

NoFollow Me To Wikipedia

Author: | Categories: Linking 3 Comments
While I do agree that spam was a problem for Wikipedia, I do NOT believe this is the answer. Similar to the NoFollow move pulled by SearchWarp a while back, this move is a slap in the face of the very webmasters who helped build Wikipedia into what

Not ALL Wikipedia Links NoFollow

Author: | Categories: Linking, SEO tactics 5 Comments
If you haven’t been hiding under a rock lately, you’ve probably heard that Wikipedia recently reinstated the NoFollow tags for all external links. The English version of the user edited encyclopedia had been the only version without the NoFollow tags (a method, according to Google, of preventing spam). The