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Backlink Question

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by redfishyellowfish, Jul 24, 2013.

  1. redfishyellowfish

    redfishyellowfish Junior Member

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    Disclaimer: I used the search function and could not find this exact information.

    Backlinks are links that link to your site.
    Does posting a picture from your site, to a forum thread count as a backlink?

    Like say if you link to yousite.com/uploads/randompic.jpg

    Does that count as a backlink?
     
  2. qrazy

    qrazy Senior Member

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    Yes, It is counted as a backlink. Make sure you fill the "alt" attirbute which would be considered as anchor text.
     
  3. redfishyellowfish

    redfishyellowfish Junior Member

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    Thank ya! Thats all I needed.
     
  4. innozemec

    innozemec Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    yep, it counts as a backlink... if you link to any kind of site/page/image/video and etc.. from your site that is a backlink to there..
     
  5. morgan456

    morgan456 Elite Member

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    Sure... it will be counted as a backlink...!
     
  6. Skullator

    Skullator Junior Member

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    As others have already stated, image links to your domain sure do count as backlinks.
    In fact on most of my earlier sites, well placed images on high traffic sites were pretty much my main method of getting backlinks when they were lacking in content :eek:
     
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    tompots Elite Member Premium Member

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    definitely it will be counted as a backlink.
     
  9. rrrmm1015

    rrrmm1015 Junior Member

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    Yes. It will be counted as backlink.