Which of these backlink scenarios are more powerful?

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  1. murkr

    murkr Member

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    Question: Which of these backlink scenarios are more powerful?

    Backlink #1:
    Contextual backlink in a small sentence, w/ branded anchor.

    Backlink #2:
    image backlink with branded alt tag

    Which is more powerful?

    reason: I got a photographer expired domain. and i want to recreate it with a section called "our work" then have 2-3 backlinks to my money sites. im trying to figure out if i should use method 1 or 2 to link to my money sites.
     
  2. sarah maxwell

    sarah maxwell New Member

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    Contextual backlinks are always the most powerful in SEO, because they come naturally in the body of a post/article.
     
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    areeshkhan544 New Member

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    Contextual backlinks
    There are two reasons behind that:
    1 - They looks more natural to the Spider.
    2 - They helps you rank fast in google.
     
  4. Deepak

    Deepak New Member

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    Like others I also advice you to go for option 1 as it is the method for link building with prime Importance
    Second Option is good for diverting traffic from one page to another but if you want to come in Google first page then it is wise to rely on Contexttual link building.
     
  5. shreeganeshtransport

    shreeganeshtransport New Member

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    Contextual backlinks means the link which is included in the content. Suppose you have an awesome blog. In your blog, you create a new post and make an internal or external backlink with an anchor text called contextual backlink. The backlink from any website slide bar, menu, submenu, footer or other comment option is not contextual backlink.
     
  6. scottkeever

    scottkeever New Member

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    Contextual backlinks are more powerful for the SEO and help your websites to rank higher in the SERP results, no matter what the anchor texts are either branded or services based.
     
  7. Raj Sharma

    Raj Sharma New Member

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    According to mine Personal experience second is more powerful as compare to first.
     
  8. Dean Brabin

    Dean Brabin New Member

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    Contextual backlinks
    Contextual backlinks are always the most powerful in SEO, because they come naturally in the body of a post/article.
     
  9. Alston

    Alston New Member

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    +1 for contextual backlinks.
     
  10. Jesica

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    I think Contextual back-link is better than image links.
     
  11. Akami

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    Which websites allows to put contextual links? Can describe the list of websites..
     
  12. jacksmm

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    The content gives the backlink a framework, increasing its authority and providing of value for the readers. Rather than having a backlink listed on a directory page or hiding in the footer of a site,contextual backlinks are located directly within the conten