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Do hyperlinks count as backlinks?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by ravid32, Feb 18, 2015.

  1. ravid32

    ravid32 Power Member

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    Or is there a difference, because everytime I create hyperlink pointing to my website it never shows up as a backlink.
     
  2. iAuthority

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    sure the hyperlink is count as backlinks but the link is wraped and follow.:)
     
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  3. ravid32

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    Hyperlinks are non follow links, wow I did not know that
     
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    Did you mean http://www.mywebsite.com when you said hyperlink? If yes, since that link doesn't have any anchor text but just the web address of a website it shouldn't rank for any keywords. Maybe it should rank for the same URL address if someone searched that in search engines.
     
  5. ravid32

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    I add it with the anchor text but for some reason it is not showing any backlinks when I look for backlinks pointing to my website. IS it because like qseraus said that hyperlinks are non follow?
     
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    A backlink is any link that links back to your website, whether it's within an image, a test anchor or just a raw URL. As long as the hyperlink isn't no-follow, it's a backlink.
     
  8. ravid32

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    Then why can't I see the backlinks I manually created on ahref, OSE or any other SEO tools.
     
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    Because it takes time for them to pick it up....
     
  10. ravid32

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    Services I signup for that creates backlinks for you get theirs picked up within a week.
     
  11. M4XW3LL

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    You have 403 posts on BHW and you don't know if a hyperlink's a backlink?
     
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    I am selling hyperlinks from now on, this sounds so retro
     
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    Dont forget to insert them in some hypertext for that full on old school vibe.
     
  14. ravid32

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    well, are they?
     
  15. tb303

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    well yes. A hyperlink is a really old name for what most people call backlinks these days.
    a backlink is a backlink regardless if its nofollow or do follow.
    who ever said nofollows dont count above is wrong.

    the reason yours don't show up is you probably mean you've bought PBN links. These are on sites with good backlinks (hopefully) so bots find them quicker than on the new page you might create yourself.

    also ahrefs & majestic just dont show ever link. For example, it seems to be a while before web2.0 links show up on them - for me anyway.
    They are also in some cases a lot slower at picking up new links than google.
     
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    Wait wut? So nofollow links are not backlinks?
     
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    OP should really just try surfing the information superhighway to find his answer next time. :cool:
     
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    Please use a Star Wars theme. Better sales for sure.

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