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Building backlinks are great ways to help increase your website’s ranking. But to make sure this backlink method is effective, you’ll need high quality backlinks to do SEO. What about Wikipedia backlinks, are they high quality?

High quality backlinks are a good SEO ranking factor for your website. Google says that if a number of high quality websites are linked to a specific website, it means that whatever the content that the specific website provides, people likes it.Wikipedia Logo

Basically, high quality backlinks are authority websites linking to you. Why do you need high quality websites to link to your site more than normal or low quality websites?

Because these high quality websites have good search engine ranking. Hence, having good reputation too. Linking them to you is a way to tell Google that you’re good and trustworthy.

In This Post, You Will Learn

Wikipedia backlinks are not just good, they’re GREAT!

How to acquire Wikipedia backlinks quick and easy.

So Wikipedia Backlinks Are High Quality or Just GREAT?

Wikipedia Backlinks are just GREAT! Why? Wikipedia is a humungous authoritative website. On top of that who hasn’t heard Wikipedia these? You’d be a caveman. In other words, Wikipedia is very popular, that’s one reason it isAmazed Reaction high quality too.

Google does not take this lightly when an authoritative website like Wikipedia links to you. You’ll see a tremendous
change on your search engine rankings when it happens.

If you know SEO deep enough, you would also know that Wikipedia’s backlinks are no follow backlinks. Which means that not even a little link juice will be added to help your rankings in major search engine.

BUT, it’s still a backlink from Wikipedia. Even though your site won’t receive any link juice, it’ll help diversify a small part of its traffic from Wikipedia into your site.

Every website’s success is having good stream of traffic. Why wouldn’t you want that?

Getting a link from Wikipedia is one of the strongest backlinks you could ask for.

Plus, if you’re doing it right you’ll see natural backlinks coming in on its own from time to time. People prefer to cite things on Wikipedia compared to anywhere else because it’s reputable. Then using your website as reference in return.

So many benefits from getting a Wikipedia backlink and the best part is that you don’t have to pay a single cent!

Here’s how you’re going to learn how to do it.

Getting Exposure Via Citation and Dead Links

Now, why Wikipedia is so accurate at explanation, definition and many other things. Because Wikipedia allows the public (anyone and everyone) to edit the information provided by Wikipedia.

That way experts in their field can make sure the information Wikipedia provides are correct. But with the large database of Wikipedia. There will be a lot of broken links that needs fixing and also information that need citations and references.

Here’s where you’ll come in to help fix broken (dead) links and help give citation or reference if need be.

Don’t worry, things are getting easier these days, time taken to look for these problems and silos are reduced by so much for what I’m about to show you.

Introducing The “Life Made Easier” WikiGrabber

Oh yes! I’m smiling ear to ear when I found this too. I present to you, the WikiGrabber.WikiGrabber Main Page

Now let me show you how to use it. It’s as very simple. You’ll get the hang of it in no time.

Using The WikiGrabber Effectively (Step By Step)

See the picture of the site that I’ve provided above, it says “Enter your keyword(s)…”. So just type in any keywords that you want to search for.

Click “Search” once you’re done. Remember to search for something in your field of interest or niche, therefore it’ll be easier for you to link it back to your website.WikiGrabber Search Keywords

Let’s take a look at how I do it step by step. That way you’ll be able to do it too.

You’ll see a long list of Wikipedia pages related to your search term that requires help in citations or broken links that need fixing.WikiGrabber Search Results

Then select whether you want to add citations or fix more broken(dead) links at the top of the page.

After that, click on the page(s) that you want to fix. When the page has finished loading, look for the part where it says “citation needed” or “dead link”. Enter and hold “CTRL+F” for the option to search for these terms easily.

The First Step, Creating Your Wikipedia Account

It’s quite a standard procedure, just like creating a Gmail or Hotmail account. It’s a completely FREE to create a Wikipedia account.

Then click on the “Create Account” button at the top right corner of the page.

Make A Good Impression First!

Yes, after the account creation. Make sure you make a good impression. Do that by using WikiGrabber and choose three (3) to five (5) pages that are relevant to your niche to fix.

Once your 3 to 5 pages of submissions are approved, you’ll start to look like a good editor by other senior editors. Now, you can start inserting citations and references.

You can now add a backlink to your website on a targeted page while inserting new citations, references or fixing dead links to build Wikipedia backlinks for your website.

How To Edit Articles Correctly

Well, It’s just so easy. Like correcting a kid’s homework actually. First you’ll have to find the articles that you want to edit and then click on the “edit” button.

You’ll be taken to the Wikipedia editor once you hit “edit”.Wikipedia Edit Menu

You can choose whether to use Visual Editor or Source Editor. It all depends on your editing skill.

Don’t forget to fill out the summary to notify the editors what you’ve changed.

Preview the changes that you’ve made. Satisfied? Then click on the “Save Page” button.

Note: This “Edit Summary” box can be found at the bottom “Source Editor” mode.Wikipedia Editors

Once you’re done. Now all you have to is to sit back and hope your submissions will be approved.

And when your submissions have been approved. Just wait and see traffic coming in from time to time driven from Wikipedia.

A Bonus After Approval

I’ve showed you how to update dead links, now you can reach out to other webmasters informing them to ask them to update their links to your site. Bonus for you too.

You’ll never know what you can do with another webmaster friends right?

MAKE SURE Your Submissions Are Approved

Wondering what my title above meant? Don’t you worry, nothing complicated at all.

One thing about Wikipedia is that when you edit something, you’ll always have to submit it for approval for before the content is modified.

Content moderation is done only by other senior editors. So you don’t have to worry if the system disapproves you due to some error.

That also means you can’t add a citation or fix a link by linking Wikipedia pages to a low quality or unrelated site. Trust me, you will NOT be approved and you’ll end up wasting your time.

Well, don’t give up if you weren’t able to find any high quality relevant content from your site to build some Wikipedia backlinks to.

Spend the next few days to concentrate on creating that particular content then.

Wrapping It Up

That’s it guys. It’s easier than you think right? Well, it was certainly easier than getting Wikipedia backlinks the original way.

There’s no need to spend or invest any form of money at all. All you need is time and dedication. So what’s holding you back? Go for it! Enjoy!

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