Buying backlinks for SEO for a blog or website is a practice that most of the website owners are doing. But, you might not know if should you buy backlinks. However, backlinks are the most important factor to get rank on the search engine, after all.
Buying backlink is a “Black Hat SEO” trick and it’s a way of “Cheating or Misleading” the search engines Google, Bing, Yahoo and many more search engines. People use this wrong way or short cut (buy backlinks for money) to get their website rank higher than it deserves to.
There are two major differences in terms of backlinks buy:
- If you buy backlinks directly from any source, you’re NOT doing Off-Page SEO. Am I right?
- If you pay for a service to promote your website, generate exposure, brand awareness and backlinks then that would be somewhat a little different.
The idea of buying quality backlinks is very popular; however when a backlink which is paid for directly has no value or no quality in the search engine perspectives.
Should You Buy Backlinks for SEO is good or bad?
Buying backlinks for SEO or generating traffic through buy back links seen very less on the internet. However, directly paying for getting a link from someone’s website is still happening in the dark corners of the internet.
You might have seen this advert when you’re roaming on the internet.
These websites are often ‘gibberish‘ and those links are useless and very worse and surely it can offer you a ‘negative impact’ on your website’s rankings on the search engine.
In short, your website will definitely get penalized by Google without any doubt.
Google’s View on Buying Backlinks
Buying backlinks is 100% against Google Webmaster Guidelines. Google doesn’t like these kinds of link building strategies.
Google is very serious against exchanging money in return for links. This kind of buying link-building will definitely lead to a negative impact on your website’ search engine rankings.
In many cases, exchanging money for links will not give you the natural way of link-building. The less natural will surely give more chances to Google to punish it.
Google is very smarter than you and me. It has many in-built strategies and abilities to easily find out the ‘Black SEO Techniques” and won’t take time to punish it.
Never Buy (CRAP) Backlinks
We all know that inbound links are very important and those are redirected towards your blog or website. That’s why your website gets top rank on google search results. How the number of backlinks are important for a website, the same way quality of the backlinks are very important.
If you’re still unaware of backlinks and why they are very important then read this post. When you do a keyword research on Google for ‘buy backlinks’, it will return you thousands of results.
If you’ve heard about ‘Fiverr‘, you’ll get to know how many backlinks are being sold by Fiverr for $5.
Why does a newbie blogger buy backlinks?
It’s very common for every new blogger in the blogosphere to spend more time and effort in order to gain backlinks to their website. It’s very hard to get quality backlinks in the short time.
New bloggers get tempted and look for the easy ways or short cuts or Black hat techniques to build backlinks for their blog. Hence they look for the ways to buy backlinks on the internet like Fiverr.
Do buying backlinks helps boost your page rankings?
The backlinks which are selling on the social media networks are very low quality profile links and absolutely no value or activity.
The links you buy online will not be quality backlinks and most of the links did not exist. Few links which were exist also will disappear in a few days.
We’ve seen in many websites that they bought backlinks, most of the blog posts disappeared from the Google search engine results (SERPs) within a week.
What to do if your ranks got down after buying backlinks?
The bad backlinks which were created will still exist unless the website moderator deletes the spams.
Fortunately, Google has a great tool called “disavows link tool‘ helps to discredit the low quality backlinks to your website.
What you have to do here is, get the backlink website details from the seller and have those details on the text or xls file. Now upload the unwanted backlink websites file to disavow the link tool.
Now Google will not consider NOT taking these bad backlinks into account when it crawls or access your website.
After a week of uploading the text file with bad backlinks to the disavowed, the traffic of your website will be slowly increased.
Can I buy backlinks for my new website?
No, never try to buy backlinks online, instead write quality content and you’ll get natural backlinks to your website.
Black-Hat SEO techniques are NOT worth it and it’s surely against Google’s terms and conditions in almost most of the cases. Also the backlink sellers will send you spam traffic to your website which leads to negative impact to your website ranking in the search engines.
Avoid thinking about black-hat backlink techniques, instead spend time to write quality content, improve your existing content, write guest posting and try to find the best ways to get quality backlinks through best content.
You may say that there are many people got succeeded by buying backlinks and they became rich in a shot-period. Not at all! their position will not go for a long term growth. As you know that 92% of the search queries are being done with Google, so you cannot cheat Google search engine through black-hate SEO.
The one and only alternative for getting quality backlinks is, write quality content, hard work and dedication with patience. So if you’re a blogger with dedication, hard-working with patience then you’ll surely get success in your online business soon.
I hope I’ve given many valid points to NOT buy backlinks with many examples. This article gives you some valid points to consider before you go to buy backlinks for your blog.
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