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What are internal links?

An internal link refers to a different page on the same website. It is typically implemented through page navigation or elements like hit lists, similar articles, and so on. You can also link to topic-related pages directly in a text. This gives readers access to additional content on specific topics when they need it. ***We also offer internal linking in our white label SEO reseller plans.

Why are internal links important for SEO?

Internal linking is extremely important for search engine optimization (SEO). This is due to the fact that many pages on the internet can only be accessed via internal links. External links are uncommon, especially on subpages of very large websites, because they typically refer to the home page of a website. In such cases, internal linking can contribute to a high ranking of such pages on Google despite the lack of external links. This is especially true for specific longtail search queries. You can easily achieve a high ranking for such search queries by creating thematically relevant subpages.

Branded Linking

A branded link is just a short link created around a brand name or related word that you wish to promote online (particularly on platforms like Twitter with very stringent character restrictions).

Keyword linking

Keyword Linking is a versatile component that allows you to quickly build connections for keywords and phrases and connect them to any URL.

Topical linking

Topical links are those that are relevant to the website and are of current interest. Relevant backlinks is another term for it.

Natural linking

Natural linking, in its purest form, is a strategy of naturally establishing links for a website, increasing ranks on Google by using the power of multiplicity.

FAQ about internal inking

How many internal links should you have per page?

This limit is rather variable, and significant pages may have as many as 200 or even 250 links followed, but in general, it’s best to keep the number of links on any one page to 150 or risk losing the capacity to crawl more pages.

Should your internal links be branded?

You should use branded keywords to link your internal sites.

How many internal links are too many?

Internal links are crucial for SEO, but having too many might have a detrimental influence. This has been known for a long time. More than 100 internal links on a single page is excessive.