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How Important iss an Authority Source?

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by jdeeze, Aug 24, 2009.

  1. jdeeze

    jdeeze Newbie

    Mar 1, 2008
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    I am trying to wrap my head around "authority" when it comes to websites. I know if you get enough good links to your site, it will develop some authority in Google. I am assuming the benefit of that is when new pages or posts are added, they will rank pretty high off the authority of that website.

    The question I want to know is which one would be more beneficial. Spendign the time trying to get authority for a given site or building links for a given page that you want to rank for? I mean the answer is obvious, but I am trying to wrap my head around Authority.:D
  2. kendra

    kendra Power Member

    Aug 12, 2009
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    The best way would to be to build links for a given page, by using authority sources. This way each page gains authority, which in turn brings up the authority of your site.