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    What is an anchor text?


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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    Anchor text is the clickable text in a hyperlink. SEO best practices dictate that anchor text is relevant to the page you're linking to, rather than generic text.

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    It is a clickable text that is hyperlinked and redirects the user to the different webpage by clicking on it.

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    The best SEO practices require that the anchor text be relevant to the page you are connecting to instead of the general text. The highlighted blue text is the most common, because it's the web standard, though it's possible to change the color and underline the HTML code

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    Anchor text
    is the clickable
    text
    in a hyperlink.
    SEO
    best practices dictate that
    anchor text
    be relevant to the page you're linking to, rather than generic
    text
    . The blue, underlined
    anchor text
    is the most common as it is the web standard, although it is possible to change the color and underlining through html code.

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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    Anchor text is the clickable text in a hyperlink. SEO best practices dictate that anchor text be relevant to the page you're linking to, rather than generic text. The blue, underlined anchor text is the most common as it is the web standard, although it is possible to change the color and underlining through html code.
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    Anchor text denotes to a visible hyperlinked text that can be clicked through. Such hyperlinked texts link to different documents or locations available on the web.

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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    Anchor text is the visible and clickable piece of text in a link. The text appears in a different color and is often underlined.

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    Anchor text is the visible characters and words that hyperlinks display when linking to another document or location on the web.

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    The anchor text, link label, link text, or link title is the visible, clickable text in a hyperlink. The words contained in the anchor text can determine the ranking that the page will receive by search engines.

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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    Anchor text is a clickable text in the hyperlink. It usually appears in a different color than the surrounding text and is often underlined.

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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    The anchor text, link label, link text, or link title is the visible, clickable text in a hyperlink.

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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    Anchor text is the visible, clickable text of a link. It usually appears in a different color than the surrounding text and is often underlined. Good anchor text tells the reader what to expect if they click on the link.

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    Anchor text is the text that links to another location or credential information on the Web are referred to as anchor texts. In short, it’s clickable text in a hyperlink. In the HTML link, anchor text is as follows: <a href="http://www.example.com">My Example</a>
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    Default Re: What is an anchor text?

    Anchor text is visible and clickable part of the hyperlink. It`s an integral part of SEO which has a great impact on search ranking factors.