Monday, August 29, 2011

Add Anchor Text to Your Blog Post

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Have you heard of anchor text before? Actually, anchor text is not so complicated. Anchor text is all about creating links on some of the keywords on your blog posts to link to your related posts. Anchor text is so simple and easy to implement on our blog and in fact all you need to do is to find relevant keywords on your blog posts and link them to your related blog posts.

Anchor texts usage is actually correct linking strategy on our blog or website. Read on to learn how to use anchor text for your site.

Why Anchor Text is Important?

Anchor text is important for website or blog because it is essential for search engine optimization. Proper usage of anchor text is important for search engine ranking especially Google.

How Anchor Text works for Search Engine?

Anchor text represents the keywords you want to use for your blog posts. So, it depends on what niche your blog is in and you will have to use the correct keywords as anchor texts.

For example:
Most people will use "click here" or "part 1" or "part 2" or so on as the anchor texts. This is not a good way to optimize the usage of anchor texts because you will not rank high in the keywords "click here" or "Part 1" or "Part 2". By the way, ranking high for these keywords are not so useful since it is not a high traffic and highly targeted keywords.

A Better Way to use Anchor Text

A much better way to use anchor text for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is to use the keywords related to your blog as anchor texts. When search engine bots crawls your blog, anchor texts would tell the search engine crawler what your blog is about and rank your blog accordingly.

So, now you understand what is anchor texts and the usage of anchor text, make sure you use it correctly on your blog for a better search engine results.

About the Author: This Post is written by William Lee (Nickname: Greenleaf). Make money blogging and work from home is the best job I ever experienced.