As I’ve mentioned previously, blog commenting is one of the most popular link building strategies. The reason is obvious: it’s easy and free. But it doesn’t mean that it’s the best nor the most effective way to obtain backlinks. Why?
- They are often nofollow links.
- They don’t always carry significant link juice. (Link juice is a term used by SEO people to refer to the value of a backlink.)
- They are often moderated.
Let’s try to discuss each point: