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Blog 16 Website Design high DA backlinks for SEO

Updated: Sep 17, 2023

created by KeefH Web Designs, the home of great website design, on 19th August 2023 at 7.03 a.m.



Good website design practice, the value of high Domain Authority (DA) for backlinks for better SEO and ranking. Building backlinks for your site with links from respected "other sites" is a must to enhance your SEO standing when search engines crawl your site. Longer term this will increase your rankings and by implication the flow of customers / traffic to your site which in the end is all anyone wants, get them there and you have the chance to sell / inform or whatever is the USP of your website, do hope that makes sense? DA or Domain Authority is the ranking Google attaches to all sites, the higher the number the better the earned respect. Read on

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What is Domain Authority?

Domain Authority (DA) is not a new phrase in the SEO world; however, some webmasters or bloggers are unfamiliar with the term domain authority and its ultimate importance. DA is one of the crucial aspects that define how effectively your website will rank in Google search engine results. In the past, a website was valued specifically based upon its page rank. Presently, domain and page authority play a crucial part in the ranking of a domain.

Domain Authority or DA is a search engine ranking score created by Moz that anticipates how proficiently a website will rank in search engine ranking positions (SERPs). Score for a domain authority typically ranged from 1-100, with higher score consistent with a greater proficiency to rank.

Authority of a domain is measured by weighing linked root domains, some links, MozTrust, MozRank, etc. into a DA score. This DA score can afterward be utilized while comparing websites or following websites ranking strength over time.

You can get a website's domain authority through utilizing our highly sophisticated domain authority checker tool, Open Site Explorer, SERP Analysis segment of Keyword Explorer, and a lot of other bulk domain authority checker tools across the web. Rather than thinking of authority of a domain as a measure of your search engine optimization efforts, consider it as a viable metric against other websites. Thus, if you compare DA score of your website with your competitor’s website, the website with a higher domain authority score is expected to rank higher in search engine ranking!

Domain Authority vs. Page Authority

Domain Authority (DA) and page authority (PA) are the metrics that go side by side. It is created the Moz, and nowadays after that, the search engine page rank is no more. Therefore Domain Authority (DA) and Page Authority (PA) have become the key source for knowledge concerning the repute of a website.

Whereas Page Authority (PA) computes the projecting ranking strength of a particular web page, Domain Authority (DA) measures the strength of overall domain or subdomains. The PA DA metrics are, though, measured by making use of same methodology or a proficient domain authority checker tool thus in some ways, they are more identical than they are different.

Trust Flow vs. Domain Authority

Trust Flow (TF) and domain authority (DA) both measure the impact of a site as predominantly measured by the quality and number of the website link to it. While search engines like Google determine how effectively a specific webpage on your website ranks for a request, the algorithm is not only finding the individual webpage which has been optimized for that phrase or keyword. It is also looking at the repute of the overall website. As you work to develop your brand trust, you will also boost up your domain authority (DA). Brand trust is somewhat that should be cultivated around the web.

To build brand trust, you should begin, once again, with your website content. Content that effectively answers the requirements of your clients and adds value to your site will be content that is trusted. You need to be researching keywords and topics that your proposed audience is most fascinated about reading. You will afterward need to create content that addresses the requests of these clients. The content must provide instant value and go deeper with the topic. A quick exploration or reposting of what every other site already enunciates will do a bit for your content exposure as well as your visitors.


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Try out this link to get all the information you need about Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Domain Authority and website design for ranking and optimisation, as suggested by KeefH Web Design website design ideas, thanks for looking!


Ahref gives a great write up on who, what, where, when with respect to backlinks and domain referral, give this KHWD hints & tips a read. This is my latest (Aug23) from 118 Business, I'm guessing I've a long way to go #smile

KHWD Ahref DA details as at August 23
Ahref details for KeefH Web Designs (august 23)


For website design SEMrush gives a lot of detail on backlinks, how many you have, so you can grow your respect when search engines crawl both your site and other sites on the internet that reference back to your site, the higher the DA the better, but SEMrush will show you the number of referring domains, referring IPs, whether your backlink is from text or image and the type of link i.e. follow or no follow, the ratio is important in both cases to Google search crawling in its algorithm as well as the variety of your anchor text, i.e. what words the links comes off when clicked, the greater the variety of anchor words the greater the respect shown by Google.

SEMrush backlink details for KeefH Web Designs site
SEMrush backlink details 17th September 2023


Website design fact using ahref. It turns out that most of the #1 ranking pages tend to get followed backlinks (from new referring domains) at a pace of between +5% and +14.5% per month.

That’s a great statistic to show a client who asks “how many backlinks do we need to build to outrank the #1 ranking page?”

For example, if you’re trying to rank for “cute cats,” you might think that you need links from at least 55 referring domains to stand a chance at beating the current top-ranking page, which has links from exactly that many referring domains (RDs).

Backlink profile for the #1 ranking page for “cute cats”

ahref example provided for blog 16 by KHWD
"cute cats" keyword example

But let’s say that it takes you three months to build that many links.

By that time, the backlink profile for the current top-ranking page will have grown by between +17% and +50%, meaning that it’ll now have links from between 64 and 83 referring domains.

So you need to build as many as 83 backlinks in 3 months, just to keep up. I hope that makes sense, well it does to me mostly #overmyhead

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Sep 17, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars.

i found the extra stuff especially on how to rank no 1 on my chosen keywords very helpful, thx kHWD


Aug 19, 2023
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