This post originally featured on Generic Marketing.
When it comes to ranking on Google, there are a multitude of factors that impact ranking. Some more important than others. One of those core factors that is weighed by search engines are backlinks.
Backlinks are the votes of the internet, showing that other properties are vouching for the information on your site.
But how do you build links properly? Especially when Google has said to not build links.
Something important to keep in mind when link building as a part of your SEO strategy is link velocity.