In order to improve their SEO and watch their website rise the ranks to the top of search engine results, some website managers do not hesitate to use Blackhat SEO techniques, which are in violation to search engines’ terms of service.
In 2022, you have to be extra vigilant in your search for backlinks. Google has eyes everywhere and heavily penalises those trying to foil its rules. Despite everything, netlinking remains a very useful practice for good positioning.
Barry Schwartz, CEO of RustyBrick, posted a Twitter poll a way back, asking
If you will pay money to get links in 2022? Based on the 771 results as of writing and disregarding the see results option, 42.5% answered they will not buy links, while 37.1% responded they will buy links this 2022.