Home arrow PHP arrow Count Backlinks from Unique Domains Using Yahoo Inbound Links API

Count Backlinks from Unique Domains Using Yahoo Inbound Links API

If you've just started using the Yahoo Site Explorer Inbound Links API and want to know how far you can take it, keep reading. This three-part series will show you how to build an application that can help you track your links.

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. Count Backlinks from Unique Domains Using Yahoo Inbound Links API
  2. Requirements
  3. Implementation Concept
  4. Implementation Flow
  5. PHP approximates the overall unique back links count
  6. PHP-Powered Web Form
By: Codex-M
Rating: starstarstarstarstar / 3
January 21, 2010

print this article
SEARCH DEV SHED

TOOLS YOU CAN USE

advertisement

In two introductory article series on the Yahoo Site Explorer Inbound Links API, you learned the very basic steps involved in connecting to the Yahoo Inbound Links API using the PHP server side scripting language to get important link- related data.

Those were very basic concepts which you need to know to build more complex applications. In this series, you will learn how to build a web application using Yahoo Site Explorer's inbound links API to count back links/inbound links from unique domains. The first part will discuss the design and concept of the implementation. The second and third parts will discuss the PHP script and application in detail.

These are very important tools for search engine optimization and web marketing. In a study conducted by SEOMoz, “diversity of link sources” (links from many unique root domains) is considered to be one of the top five primary ranking factors Google considered in 2009.


Source: http://www.seomoz.org/article/search-ranking-factors

Because of this trend, it is important for web marketing analysts and SEO professionals to at least examine the back link profile of their domains and see how many links are coming from unique domains. This information can be used as input to formulate strategies pertaining to link popularity improvement.



 
 
>>> More PHP Articles          >>> More By Codex-M
 

blog comments powered by Disqus
escort Bursa Bursa escort Antalya eskort
   

PHP ARTICLES

- Hackers Compromise PHP Sites to Launch Attac...
- Red Hat, Zend Form OpenShift PaaS Alliance
- PHP IDE News
- BCD, Zend Extend PHP Partnership
- PHP FAQ Highlight
- PHP Creator Didn't Set Out to Create a Langu...
- PHP Trends Revealed in Zend Study
- PHP: Best Methods for Running Scheduled Jobs
- PHP Array Functions: array_change_key_case
- PHP array_combine Function
- PHP array_chunk Function
- PHP Closures as View Helpers: Lazy-Loading F...
- Using PHP Closures as View Helpers
- PHP File and Operating System Program Execut...
- PHP: Effects of Wrapping Code in Class Const...

Developer Shed Affiliates

 


Dev Shed Tutorial Topics: