Posted on | July 6, 2012 | Comments Off on Importance of Links in 2012 from Senior Google Engineer
Senior Google Engineer Matt Cutts discusses links versus social signals. According to Matt links are still extremely important, and are not going away anytime soon.
Discussion around the Web:
From Search Engine Roundtable
My take away was that Matt Cutts says links are still, for the foreseeable future, going to be a more powerful signal for search rankings than social signals.
Are Links a Dying Signal?
No. “There’s a perception that everything will go social and links will be obsolete but I wouldn’t write the epitaph for links just yet,” he said.
Discussion at WebMasterWorld WebMasterWorld.
Blog post at SearchEngineLand