Blogging – Why use internal links?

A discussion of the benefits of adding internal links to web pages and blog posts.

Writing and The Written Word

Internal links are hyperlinks
added to your page which link you to other pages within your own site. There’s
a lot of fluff articles out there and a lot of discussion around whether you
should use them for the reasons of Google optimization or search engine
optimization (SEO). However, I believe that the best reason to use internal
links on your webpages and blog pages is to guide your readers to other content
that is closely related to the current page or blog post. This means they don’t
have to search for other posts and/or scan down your posts to find other
related older articles. Providing these internal links can get you additional
page/blog use without relying on Internet search engines to bring people back
to your pages or blogs.

What can the use of internal links provide?

Internal links can provide an
opportunity for the typical blog or webpage…

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