Many bloggers who have only recently started a blog or a website often struggle to understand what the term “backlink” means.
Let’s get started…
Backlinks are incoming links to a webpage.
When a webpage links to any other page, it’s called a backlink. In the past, backlinks were the major metric for the ranking of a webpage. A page with a lot of backlinks tended to rank higher on all major search engines, including Google. This is still true to a large extent.