By Neil Patel
No matter how much SEO evolves, backlinks remain the primary “currency” for Google when ranking websites.
In fact, a November 2016 study from First Page Sage found that backlinks are still the number one overall ranking factor in Google’s algorithm:
And I seriously doubt this will change any time soon.
Of course, there are other critical ranking factors, but building backlinks should still be your top priority.
When you break it all down, the more high quality, relevant backlinks you have pointing to your site, the better your rankings will be.
And that’s great and all, but how exactly do you …read more