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Backlink

A backlink is a link received to a webpage from another website. Backlinks are used to keep track of popularity. Search engines use algorithms to determine the number of backlinks. The number of backlinks heavily affects a websites SEO.

Besides their usage in the SEO, backlinks can have personal, cultural or semantic value.

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