What If Links Were Not Part of Search Algorithm…..

David Berkowitz over at MediaPost wrote an entertaining piece today about what would happen if inbound links were not part of a search engine’s algorithm.

Great insight into the influence of the remaining factors and could be used to understand those other factors even with the links in place. Well worth a read.

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