Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Link Popularity: The number of links pointing at a website. For competitive search queries link quality counts much more than link quantity. Google typically shows a smaller sample of known linkage data than the other engines do, even though Google still counts many of the links they do not show when you do a link: search.
Link Adjective Synonyms: tie, bond, coupling, connector, vinculum, element, constituent, component
Link Noun Synonyms: connection, tie-up, tie-in, relation, relationship, association, affiliation, interdependence
Popularity Adjective Synonyms: favor, acceptance, approval, esteem, regard, repute, reputation, vogue, trend, stylishness, renown, acclaim, fame, celebrity, lionization, (hero-) worship, trendiness
Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Link Equity: A measure of how strong a site is based on its inbound link popularity and the authority of the sites providing those links. MORE