Google now discounts all reciprocal links

  • April 17, 2014

For a long time, reciprocal links have remained at the forefront of most inbound linking strategies. This is going to have to change. Google now discounts all reciprocal links. The algorithm has been altered to identify the exchange of links by two parties for the purpose of increasing their number of inbound links.

The concept of reciprocal linking defies Google’s original intention with the algorithm. Quality content should attract links. The exchange of links is nothing more than a mutual agreement to unjustifiably promote others’ content with the end goal of promoting your own. Google doesn’t particularly like this (see Link Schemes).

Some even claim that Google is now able to identify three-way linking schemes (i.e. website A links to website B, who links to website C, who links back to A). Whether this is true or not is hard to say. One thing is for certain though: inbound linking strategies should NOT be centered around reciprocal linking. This manufactured form of link creation is not well-received and is ultimately a waste of time. Instead, focus on creating unique, high-quality content in a given niche. The links will ensue.

How To Make Homemade Fresh Mozzarella

Knowing how to make your own mozzarella is a dangerous thing. A fun, easy, and above all, tasty dangerous thing. Knowing how to make your own mozzarella is a dangerous…
Continue reading

10 High-Fat Foods That Are Actually Super Healthy

Ever since fat was demonized, people started eating more sugar, refined carbs and processed foods instead. As a result, the entire world has become fatter and sicker. However, times are…
Continue reading

33 SEO experts share their most effective Link Building strategies

Have you ever wanted to know which 3 link building strategies are most effective? If you’ve turned your back on link building - whether out of fear, confusion or sheer…
Continue reading

Only One Glass Of This Syrup Can Help You To Get Rid Of Fats In The Blood

The Recipe 1 kg / 35 oz of lemons 5-6 stalks of parsley 16 oz of baking soda 3 liters of water Method of preparation: Wash the lemons using cold…
Continue reading

3 Alternatives to Using Google Adwords

For companies that want to advertise their brands and products online,Google Adwords is possibly the most popular tool, offering pay-per-click and site-targeted options across many types of ads. But if…
Continue reading
3 Cups of Coffee a Day

This Is What 3 Cups Of Coffee A Day Do To Your Liver

The latest research has shown that drinking your favorite morning beverage, coffee, is good for the liver. In fact it has been proven that people who daily drank large quantities…
Continue reading

4 Natural Sweeteners That Are Good For Your Health

Quitting refined sugar can be tough. But given how incredibly harmful sugar can be, it is definitely worth the effort. Luckily, there are quite a few sweeteners found in nature…
Continue reading

Divorcees ‘have more heart attacks’

Divorcees are more likely to have a heart attack than their peers who stay married, US research suggests. An analysis of 15,827 people showed women were worst affected, and barely…
Continue reading

CEO & founder of CNet Marketing, and is also the founder of a very successful international web hosting company “www.BabilooHost.com” has 14 years of experience in web services industry, a Leading Fully Managed Email Maketing Solutions “www.inteliMails.com” and Online Marketing Agency “www.CNetMarketing.com“.

About us

We are dedicated people aiming to deliver important and valuable information and posts gathered from many sources around the web.