• Can you Rank on Google WITHOUT Links? [OSEO-03]
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    Can you Rank on Google WITHOUT Links? [OSEO-03]

    Hey guys, this is Tim Soulo from Ahrefs, and right now you’re watching episode #3 of the over simplified SEO show. [Intro Music] In my previous episode I explained to you how to rank for any keyword in Google. And what I suggested is that you should build a lot of links to this page. So in this episode I want to show you how to rank…without links. So this is the post on the Ahrefs blog with the previous episode of the show. And as you can tell from the title of this post, my intent was to target the keyword “how to rank number one in Google.” Let’s…

  • How To Find Broken Links And Broken Backlinks That Hurt Your SEO [OSEO-08]
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    How To Find Broken Links And Broken Backlinks That Hurt Your SEO [OSEO-08]

    Hey guys, this is Tim soulo from Ahrefs, and today I wanted to talk about broken links and broken backlinks because both of them hurt your website’s performance in Google You’re watching episode number 8 of the oversimplified SEO. [Music] Okay, let’s start from a quick FAQ. A broken link is when a page on your site is linking to some other page that no longer exists. This is bad for two reasons. First it’s just bad user experience because when people click a few links on your site that bring them nowhere, they will simply get discouraged. And second, Google will check every link on your page and once…

  • How to Create Backlinks with the Broken Link Building Technique [OSEO-10]
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    How to Create Backlinks with the Broken Link Building Technique [OSEO-10]

    Hello guys! This is Tim Soulo from Ahrefs, and today I want to answer the question: “how to get a backlink from a website.” You’re watching episode number ten, of the oversimplified SEO. [Music] In previous episodes, I showed you how to identify sites that help your competitors rank well. But now that you know the websites, how do you make them link to you? Don’t stop watching. Ok, let’s say I want a backlink from Copyblogger.com, which is a pretty famous blog about copywriting. As you can see from Ahrefs’ toolbar, it has a Domain Rating of 70, which is a pretty solid number. Since Copyblogger is actually a…