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Backlinks from Document Sharing Sites

Discussion in 'Link Building' started by ankur420420, Jul 2, 2011.

  1. ankur420420

    ankur420420 Elite Member

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    Hi

    Do links from document sharing sites count as backlinks?

    Sites such as scribd,docstoc,docufileshare

    Do links from word documents,powerpoint presenations,PDF documents on sites such as these count as backlinks

    thanks
    Ankur
     
  2. mrxinbollywood

    mrxinbollywood Elite Member

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    yes they are count as backlinks
     
  3. Scipio00

    Scipio00 Regular Member

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    powerpoint and pdf yes.

    Worddocuments? No clue. I didn´t saw it in the SERPs so far.
     
  4. ankur420420

    ankur420420 Elite Member

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    Thanks for the replies guys but do you have any specific urls as examples

    Ankur
     
  5. fab

    fab Registered Member

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    They do count; at least Google keeps track of them.
    Test these queries on Google:

    HTML:
    link:harvard.edu +filetype:pdf
    link:harvard.edu +filetype:ppt
    link:harvard.edu +filetype:doc
     
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