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Hotlinking and SEO?

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by Chicilikit, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. Chicilikit

    Chicilikit Senior Member

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    I have blogs that has lot of pictures on them and use hotlinked pictures. It is no problem for content providers, but I've been thinking lately more and more how it affects SEO? Do you think it has big impact on SEO if you have pictures on your own site?
     
  2. NikosX

    NikosX Power Member

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    yes it does. you have to maintain a good percentage of pictures/text. Most picture sites are based on viral traffic mostly cause of that.

    although same principles with normal seo apply here as well ;)