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Facebook not a backlink?

Discussion in 'FaceBook' started by Dustincarabello, Jun 20, 2016.

  1. Dustincarabello

    Dustincarabello Newbie

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    I've been looking over my google webmaster page and noticed that it lists all your backlinks. I found no links from Facebook which is disappointing because my content has been shared by quite a few people. Does Facebook not count as a backlink?
     
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    Quadriceps Junior Member

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    Nope. Would be too good!
     
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    Facebook-shares are part of so-called 'social signals'... social signals also have an impact on ranking.
     
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    You learn something new every day! Thanks guys.
     
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    Facebook groups are not in the Google index, but give it some real hits a human and not a bot.

    facebook fanpage index of google quickly and help backlinks.
    Only facebook fanpage will in google index, they like twitter
     
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