February 18th, 2013, 11:02 PM
Recently I watched a video of Matt Cutts and there he mentioned that they are now keeping an eye on social signals as well.
So should I also get some back links from social media/networking sites ?
I also would like to know how social signals affect SEO ?
February 19th, 2013, 01:47 AM
Currently, social signals play a vital role in successful SEO. Building backlinks through social networking sites is not enough, you need to have an effective social engagement plan for your website.
February 19th, 2013, 04:33 AM
social signals is good for SEO. Yes, you can get backlinks through social networking sites.
February 19th, 2013, 08:42 AM
I may be wrong but I think by social signals he means social shares on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ etc. Links from social bookmarking sites also help too. Here's a study done only using Twitter that proves social shares affect rankings. Tweets affect rankings