Link Exchange Glossary - Terms and Definitions 

For the benefit of our users and the Internet as a whole we provide this list of commonly used linking terms and their definitions. Some terms mean exactly the same thing as others and will be noted by the 'see also:' section. Check out the 'more information:' links for more detailed information on how terms apply directly to your link management campaign. Please use the left floating navigation to jump between different letters in the glossary.


see also: one way link

see also: reciprocal link, two way links

see also: triangular linking, three way links


see also: HTML link, hyperlink




see also: link text

see also: link rotation



see also: inbound links

see also: irrelevant link




see also: LinkBlogs



see also: gamesmanship

see also: Top Links List






see also: link rot


see also: LinkPartners.com








see also: link farm


see also: black hat



see also: chicanery


see also: sitemap



see also: anchor tag, hyperlink

see also: anchor tag, HTML link



see also: include, SSI server side includes

see also: backlinks

see also: iframe, SSI server side includes

see also: bad link







see also: blog




see also: FFA free for all




see also: directory

see also: PageRank, PR


see also:

see also: dead link

see also: auto rotation



see also: anchor text






see also: organic linking






see also: 1 way links

see also: SEO search engine optimization

see also: natural linking




see also: PR, link popularity

see also: bad links, black hat


see also: PageRank, link popularity




see also: 2 way link, two way link








see also: SEO search engine optimization, SERP search engine results page

see also: SEO search engine marketing, SERP search engine results page

see also: SEO search engine optimization, SEM search engine marketing


see also: Google SiteMaps


see also: iframe, include





see also: 3 way link, triangular linking



see also: click tracking

see also: 3 way link, three way links

see also: 2 way links, reciprocal links