Link building in order to take advantage of something has always been around. Recently, changes in search algorithm’s have put the practice of link building to improve search rankings on the spot. The practice has always had its black sheeps and they still ruin it for many of us. For many, link building is as popular as cold feet.
With all the abuse in link building and other relevant metrics such as social media taking the field, it now became the question if likes and +1’s are more valuable than a link form another website or blog. The infographic below shows the history and some milestones of link building. Have a look and let us know your opinion about the subject.
Infographic Source: FatJoe