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Avoid Making This Simple SEO Mistake!

Looking to rise to the top of the search engine results page with your blog post or website? โฌ†๏ธโฌ†๏ธ Here’s what NOT to do! ๐Ÿšซ

Google’s Senior Webmaster Trends Analyst, John Mueller provided some valuable insight ๐Ÿ’กabout Webmaster rules and how Google’s algorithms function to identify and suppress link exchanges. ๐Ÿ’ป

If SEO is the game, Google’s algorithm and quality team are the referees. ๐Ÿ Understanding the rules is crucial to an SEO win and a sustainable search optimization strategy for your website. ๐Ÿ†

Link exchanging is considered to be a foul on Google’s playing field.

Although link exchanging is a seemingly mutually beneficial agreement between two or more websites whereby each party agrees to post each other’s link to their respective sites ๐Ÿ”—, Google says it’s a direct attempt at manipulating PageRank and a violation of Webmaster Guidelines. ๐Ÿšฉ

It is no secret that good backlinks are a significant catalyst in improving search engine ranking, but excessive link exchanging for the sole sake of backlinking may result in a penalty from the Webmaster referees and reduced search engine rankings for your pages ๐Ÿ™…โ€โ™‚๏ธ.

This is your reminder to link responsibly! ๐Ÿ˜œ What’s your opinion on link schemes?๐Ÿคจ Comment below!

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