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Social Shares: The New Link Building

The web is awash with articles about how “social shares” (aka – mentions and link sharing on popular social networking sites) will be the “next big thing” in the world of link building. But do you really think that Google’s going to be gamed by the thousands of “+1” votes or hundreds of automated followers you bought off of Fiverr or a related site? Here’s the real deal on how social shares could influence link building, as well as where the opportunities lie to promote your brand successfully… Goal #1 – Increase Overall Total Shares Although it’s thought to be a relatively soft signal, there are some indications from both Google and Bing that the total number of social shares your content receives on Facebook, Twitter and G+ is used to demonstrate social authority. Obviously, using the total social signals metric as an indicator of authority has its limitations. It’s incr...

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