The Fastest & Easiest Way To Get Wikipedia Backlinks

Wikipedia is one of the biggest, oldest and most authoritative websites on the internet which makes  Wikipedia backlinks one of the most powerful links on the planet.

It’s hard to do a Google search for any term that doesn’t list Wikipedia in the top 10.

But are Wikipedia backlinks still as effective today as they used to be?

Well let me tell you, they sure are!

The site, the traffic and the authority isn’t going anywhere in the near future. So there is a lot to be gained from Wikipedia backlinks.

And in this article I’m going to show you how to build as many Wikipedia backlinks you want, using just a few simple techniques.

As well as another very sneaky link building trick to get links from authority sites.

So if you want to build unlimited links that put your site on the map, read on…

Why Should You Be Building Links With Wikipedia?

Wikipedia shows up in the search results for most terms. It‘s a seriously authoritative site and building links from them is a strong endorsement for your site.

Google loves links from Wikipedia and they should since real moderators review the links which is why you should build links from them.

Over the last few years I’ve found an easy way to build Wikipedia backlinks that is simple and effective.

Not only that but with my personal twist you’ll also get links and traffic from other authoritative sites as well!

 A Wikipedia link will actually generate very relevant traffic to your website.

Because the entire site is focused on delivering high quality information on a specific search term to their readers. Whether that’s information about:

The best bit? If your site is linked from a Wikipedia page it will generate additional links from other websites looking to use your site as a reference!

So Wikipedia isn’t only a backlink, it’s a traffic generating, natural backlink generating machine! And is a worthy place of spending your time.

In the next section I’m going to talk you through the three main types of links we’ll be looking to build in Wikipedia.

Wikipedia Link Building 101: What Are You Looking For?

Building links in Wikipedia isn’t as simple as saying…

“Hey, my article is better than that dudes! I want to be featured there instead.”

The way to build links in Wikipedia, although it’s easy, needs to be done tactically.

That means there are three opportunities to build links that you’re looking for:

  • Dead link opportunities
  • Broken link opportunities
  • Unique link opportunities

Let’s take a look at what each of these is and how you identify them for your own site.

The Dead Link Opportunity

By Wikipedia’s definition a Dead link is used to describe a link that is no longer active. Meaning that the content that was once on the other side of the link isn’t there anymore.

wikipedia link example

This indicates to Wikipedia moderators that the link needs to be fixed or updated.

 And your content could be just the link that they’re looking for.
Wikipedia is just like any other website. Because there are so many links, hundreds of them are broken and almost impossible to keep on top of in real time.

So your opportunity for building links here comes in the form of providing them with the content they need to fill that link. Simple, eh?

The Broken Link Opportunity

One of the more white hat link building tactics is to scour the web looking for broken links.

But that is super time consuming and can often result in a lot of work for not a lot of outcome.

broken Wikipedia backlink search

However if you’re a savvy SEO, you’ll have realised that if the link is broken on Wikipedia it is broken for all the sites that link to it as well.

Meaning from one broken link you can find anywhere from five to five thousand link building opportunities, depending on the niche and the topic.

If you don’t have the content for the broken link yet, don’t worry, we’ll explore that later in the article.

The Unique Link Opportunity

Everyone is able to create a Wikipedia account.

And that means you have access to creating your own link building opportunities on specific Wikipedia pages.

In theory I could go in and edit this page on keyword research and add in my own links to my own articles in the relevant sections.

This would be by adding new content that improves the overall structure and information on the Wikipedia page. Whether it’s a new sentence, paragraph or entirely new section.

guest post example

But I don’t recommend you just do that. Simply because all links from Wikipedia have to be approved by moderators. So if a page suddenly has five new links all pointing to one Wikipedia page, there’s a good chance you’re going to get caught out.

Instead you should go in and do your duty as a good Wikipedia citizen and update content, repair broken links and add new findings where possible.

Then if your article happens to be one of the ones included then that’s a good result for everyone involved.

The Sweet Spot: Putting All Of These Opportunities Together

If you combine the dead link, broken link and unique link opportunities you have a flexible, easy to manage Wikipedia backlink building strategy.

You can:

  • Use dead links to build Wikipedia backlinks
  • Use broken links to get links from authority sites
  • Include your own unique links in a Wikipedia page

If you can replicate this with four or five pages, the amount of links you’ll be able to build with targeted, relevant pages keeps growing.

This approach makes it really easy to get some serious link juice & relevant traffic!

But this leads us to an important question, how do you find all of these link opportunities?

Well there’s a really simple, free, solution for that…

How To Use WikiGrabber To Get Wikipedia Backlinks

The best tool for finding link building opportunities with Wikipedia is WikiGrabber.

The tool has been updated in recent years and is really powerful:


All you have to do is enter a search term and the site will come back with a list of related pages on Wikipedia that either need a reference or have a deadlink.

It is really easy to use but let me step you through the process…

The Step-by-Step Guide To Using WikiGrabber

All you have to do is enter a relevant search query to your niche, for example I could use SEO, online marketing, link building or social media etc.

In this example I’m going to do a search for the term search engine:

wikigrabber search engine

This returns a list of pages on Wikipedia that are related to search engines but need citations or broken links fixing.

wikigrabber results

By default you will see results that need citations first and dead links second, but you can click on the buttons at the top to filter them accordingly.

I can see that this page on Wikipedia needs citations and has a broken link:

bing dead link

All I have to do then is go over to the page and press ctrl+f to open up a find box and type in either citation needed or dead link to find where they are.

Then you’ll see the result at the end of the page:

 Simple and easy!
Sometimes WikiGrabber doesn’t update in real-time, so it helps to find a lot of pages and search for these opportunities too. Just in case your vacancy has already been filled.

How To Use Google To Get Wikipedia Backlinks

If WikiGrabber doesn’t seem like your kind of tool (for whatever reason) all is not lost. You can use good old Google to find your dead links too.

Just head over to Google and use this advanced query:

site:wikipedia.org “Keyword phrase” “dead link”

If I use this for a similar category to above, search engines, I’m greeting with a lot of pages showing a dead link:

advanced query

By clicking on one I’m able to use the exact same ctrl+f method to find the dead link. Like so:

dead link peer to peer

This method is just as simple, but you’ll have to do a little more work on finding the relevant pages. But it’s there if you need it.

So now you know how to find the broken link opportunities, let’s look at how you can get the actual links for yourself…

Wikipedia Link Building In Action (And How To Do It Yourself)

Now you’re armed with a Wikipedia link building tool – be it WikiGrabber or Google Advanced Search – let’s look at a specific example, selected at random – Binoculars.

If I run this through WikiGrabber you will find a bunch of pages about binoculars that feature broken links:

binoculars result

I’m going to choose this option because it’s hyper-relevant to the binoculars niche (based on zero experience with binoculars):

eyepiece result

And in the page we can confirm that, yes, it does have a dead link:

dead link eyepiece

Now copy and paste the URL and head over to the Wayback Machine tool.

Copy the link into the search bar and hit go:

eyeglass wayback machine

This will show us what the page used to look like before it was taken down. Have a read of the content to see if it’s related to your website.

If it is relevant to your site you either need to:

  • Find content that you’ve created which could fill this hole
  • Create the content that fits

You can even just rewrite the content that shows up in the Wayback Machine if that really floats your boat.

And if it’s not relevant, keep following these steps until you find something that is relevant.

But let’s say for argument’s sake that it is relevant to your site.

Here comes the really fun part…

Take the dead link and run it through a tool like Ahrefs, Majestic or SERPed to see all of the backlinks pointing to it.

As you can see with this one there are 34 links and 14 domains pointing in its direction:

backlinks content

30 or more is a good number of links to have because it means it’s worth the effort. Why?

Because it’s a topic people want or need to link to.

It gives you a lot of options of webmasters to write to (success rates aren’t always high) and it means it’s worth investing your time in creating the content should you need to.

And because this link needs updating,  it’s time for you to swoop in and make it happen.

Either create a new page as I mentioned earlier or update your existing content to fit.

Make sure it ticks all of the boxes that a Wikipedia page would need to use this blog post as a reference.

Then you want to export the list of websites from Ahrefs that currently link to the dead link and look up all of the contact details. A tool like Hunter can help you with that.

Then you can send an outreach email to each of those to let them know about the broken link and your potential replacement.

If you’re stuck for an email to send to a webmaster you can use my own template below:

How To Add Your Own Unique Links To Wikipedia

On your search for dead links you’ll come across some pages that are a real mess. They’ll have been flagged by Wikipedia to be improved but nobody has gotten around to it yet.

These are perfect opportunities for you to add your own unique external links.

For example take a look at this page on language barriers:

language barrier wikipedia

The Wikipedia Moderators are just crying out for you to come in and improve that page. And, well…sprinkle it with a few external links for your time.

If you’re running a language learning blog, for example, you could come in and create this page newly. Finding all of the resources you need to turn this page into an encyclopedia page.

You could even rework the content you’ve written afterwards to create a blog post for your own blog, hitting two birds with one stone.

In this section let’s look at how you can capitalize here and generate some wonderful backlinks for your site.

Creating And Preparing Your Wikipedia Account

Anyone can create a Wikipedia account – it is 100% free.

Just click on Create Account in the top right corner of the site:

create wiki account

Once you have created your account I recommend going into the Wikipedia article you’ve found and adding citations, cleaning up dead links and using other people’s sites and content. (Feel free to use my blog to update articles – contact me if you do).

Let’s say you’re aiming for a 70-80% clean up of the page, leaving just enough room to add details from your site in there.

Once those changes are approved, you’re now ready to drop a link to your site on your target Wikipedia article.

Things To Consider Before You Add Your Links

Before we start editing Wikipedia and updating it with our citation/link fix there are a couple of things to think about.

First of all when you submit the edit, it will need to pass human moderation so you have to take that into consideration.

If you’re just throwing out a link to a site with poor quality content that has nothing to do with the required citation or dead link fix it is not going to get approved.

So if you don’t have relevant content on your site to use as a citation/reference already then put some time and effort into creating it.

Basically just because you have a blog post about learning Chinese, it doesn’t mean you get to drop it anywhere.

Editing An Article To Insert Your Wikipedia Backlink

Editing an article on Wikipedia is super easy, just find what you want to edit and click on the edit link.


Once you have done that you will be taken to the Wikipedia editor.

Make sure you are logged into your account then fix the dead link or add your citation as required:

wikipedia editor

Once you have done that preview the changes and make sure everything is working ok.

If you are happy with it fill out the edit summary with your changes and click on save page:

wikipedia summary

Now just sit back and wait to see if your change is approved! If you spent time creating your account with a bit of history (they log your IP address) you won’t have a problem here.

BONUS: Learn how to build powerful edu backlinks & gov backlinks.

Wrapping It Up

Phew! There you have it. Exactly how to build unlimited links with Wikipedia in a small space of time.

But let’s take a minute to recap everything you’ve learned so you can replicate it again, and again, and again in the future:

Building links with Wikipedia is effective and comes with lots of benefits outside of just having a link on their site, including relevant traffic and backlink opportunities with other sites.

There are three types of opportunities you should be looking for:

  • Dead links: Marked by Wikipedia these links are no longer on the internet
  • Broken links: These are the links of third party sites that were also linking to that page
  • Unique links: Your chance to place your own links in Wikipedia pages

Finding these links is super easy, you can either do it through Google searches looking for dead links or using the WikiGrabber tool.

Having a tool like Ahrefs, SEMRush or SERPed allows you to find the broken links on other sites that were also pointing to that article. You can then contact the webmaster to add your content in its place.

And to create unique links you need to have your own Wikipedia account to add them in. But remember to be a good citizen and not just spam your own links in there. Add one of your own links for every 10 or 12 you include in a page.

Now all that’s left to do is to get high-quality links on Wikipedia for your website!

Let me know how you get on with this strategy in the comments and if you need help with link building in general you should take a look at:


I want to show you how to use Gmail for link building.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you make a link on Wikipedia?
To add a link on a Wikipedia page, all you have to do is put the full URL inside a set of single brackets. Leave a space and type the text you want as the anchor.

For example: [https://www.matthewwoodward.co.uk/ Matthew Woodward].

Are Wikipedia links NoFollow?
Wikipedia links are all NoFollow links however having a mixture of DoFollow and NoFollow makes a more natural-looking link profile.

As Wikipedia is one of the biggest websites with an Ahrefs DR of 91, you should be including them in your link building strategy.

Are NoFollow backlinks good?
To ensure Google sees a natural-looking link profile you must make sure you have a mixture of dofollow and nofollow links pointing to your website.

So nofollow backlinks are good because they help give your backlink profile the right balance.

The same rules apply with nofollow links… large sites with high authority, like Wikipedia, are perfect sites to obtain nofollow links.

Are Wikipedia backlinks good for SEO?
Yes! An important thing Google looks for is the links coming from large trusted websites like Wikipedia. Wikipedia is a relevant resource that’s highly trusted due to their strict views on spam or using their website with commercial intent, making them good for SEO.

Is Wikipedia a good backlink?
Wikipedia backlinks are actually one of the most powerful backlinks you can get. This can be explained by the fact that Wikipedia is one of the oldest, biggest and most authoritative websites on the internet which makes Wikipedia backlinks extremely valuables.

1,367 Responses

  1. Affan Khan

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    • Matthew Woodward
      January 24th, 2022 at 8:33 am

      Glad it was helpful. Cheers, Angel!

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    • Matthew Woodward
      November 1st, 2021 at 8:24 am

      Glad to hear that. Keep it up, Magnus :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
      October 11th, 2021 at 10:07 am

      Glad it was helpful- Have you tried this strategy yet?

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No worries!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Glad to hear that. Please, let us know if you get any results!

  11. Simon

    Hi Matthew, great update on Wikipedia link building. I keep referring back to the page every now and then.
    Question for you, you mention about writing a piece for a dead link:

    Either create a new page as I mentioned earlier or update your existing content to fit.

    Make sure it ticks all of the boxes that a Wikipedia page would need to use this blog post as a reference.

    Do you have a guide to what a Wikipedia page would need please?

    Keep up the great work!

    • Matthew Woodward
      August 25th, 2021 at 7:15 am

      Hi Simon. Sorry, I don’t have a guide for you, but I would say that Wikipedia expects the same as Google, which means a unique and optimised piece of content.

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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 18th, 2021 at 9:20 am

      Glad it was helpful- Are you going to try this strategy?

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    • Matthew Woodward
      June 30th, 2021 at 8:49 am

      Great! Let me know if it works!

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      Glad it was helpful!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks! Cheers!

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    • Matthew Woodward
      March 10th, 2021 at 8:26 am

      Glad you learn something on my blog, Jackson! Cheers!

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    • Matthew Woodward
      January 29th, 2021 at 3:45 pm

      No problem!

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      • Matthew Woodward
        February 3rd, 2021 at 9:10 am

        Haha glad to hear that, thanks!

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  21. Priya Sharma

    Hey Matthew, getting backlinks for your website was such a difficult task. But thanks to your article I got a lot to learn about getting a backlink from Wikipedia. thanks for sharing this article.

    • Matthew Woodward
      January 11th, 2021 at 10:00 am

      No problem Priya! Glad you learned something here :)

  22. Simon Harrington

    Just about to submit my first citation cleanup link – thanks for the tips on this blog!

    • Matthew Woodward
      January 6th, 2021 at 10:36 am

      No problem, Simon- Let us know how it goes for you!

  23. Pratiksha

    Backlinks is the strongest way to build your brand on search engine. And Wikipedia is the best platform to get backlinks…Thank You for sharing this helpful information.

    Thank You!!!

    • Matthew Woodward
      January 6th, 2021 at 10:37 am

      No worries! Hope it works for you. Let us know if you have any questions.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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  25. Praful Kharade

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    • Matthew Woodward
      December 2nd, 2020 at 9:40 am

      No worries! Thank you for reading my blog, Praful!

  26. Shlomo

    Matthew, thanks a lot for the important Wikipedia knowledge. It is exactly what I was looking for and it seems pretty easy to achieve by myself.

    • Matthew Woodward
      November 30th, 2020 at 1:57 pm

      Glad you found what you were looking for! Keep it up!

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    How to approved my company on Wikipedia.

    • Matthew Woodward
      November 6th, 2020 at 9:34 am

      Hmm sorry, but what do you mean?

  31. Sohail

    Nice information!!
    But I have a one question that is: What’s the different between Broken link building and Wikipedia broken link building?
    can you explain me please?

    • Matthew Woodward
      September 29th, 2020 at 9:44 am

      Hey Sohail – There isn’t any difference – The purpose is the same: find broken links and then, try to replace them with your own links.
      Just Wikipedia works differently than other “traditional” websites this is why you must apply a different strategy.
      For other websites, you can use this one: https://www.matthewwoodward.co.uk/seo/link-building/broken-link-building/
      Hope it helps.

  32. Mahima Rana

    Thank you for the amazing information. Definitely going to try it out soon!

    • Matthew Woodward
      August 24th, 2020 at 10:32 am

      Great news, Mahima! Let us know how it goes!

  33. Arpana

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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 24th, 2020 at 10:18 am

      No worries! Thank you for reading.

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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 12th, 2020 at 12:37 pm

      Glad to hear that, thanks.

  35. Md Abdullah

    After reading your article now i know how to get backlink from Wikipedia. Thanks for this but im block from Wikipedia without any reason? I never try before editing any link there. Can you help me sir?

  36. princex2

    Thasnks Matt..was reading your comments..i had doubt about do follow/nofollow links..
    its been cleared now thanks.

  37. Dali Sherpa

    Great content. Found it really informative especially for the beginners. Thanks for sharing.

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 13th, 2020 at 9:17 am


  38. Sadaf Khan

    Thanks for this informative information

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 13th, 2020 at 9:24 am

      You’re welcome, Sadaf! Wish you well!

  39. Turomo Tec

    It was amazing information. I never thought that getting a backlink from Wikipedia would be that much easy through broken and dead link strategies
    Thanks for sharing this information

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 10th, 2020 at 9:03 am

      Glad you learned something…and good luck with getting your new backlink! ;)

  40. newspaper18

    wow greate article

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 10th, 2020 at 9:39 am


  41. Sahil

    Thank you for sharing the information, whenever I try to edit external link section they do not authorize my link now what can i do for this ?

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 8th, 2020 at 9:06 am

      Hi sahil. Did you make sure that your link respects all Wikipedia external-link guidelines?

  42. Ramesh

    Wow Superb article, I’m thinking about creating content in Wikipedia. and I will use your given idea in Wikipedia.

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 6th, 2020 at 9:49 am

      Great news! Try it and let us know how it goes!

  43. Chinedu Ogugua

    What an excellent article. You have got me covered..

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 1st, 2020 at 1:06 pm


  44. Angila Wilson

    Hey Matt, You Share us great tips with us.
    Thank you so much for sharing it

    • Matthew Woodward
      June 29th, 2020 at 10:13 am

      Always happy to share some tips with my readers!

  45. Rodrigo G.

    Today I made my fist post in Wiki. Hope everything is ok :)

    • Matthew Woodward
      June 26th, 2020 at 9:24 am

      That’s great! How did it go?

  46. Khushi chaudhary

    Thank you for sharing the information, whenever I try to edit external link section they do not authorize my link

    • Matthew Woodward
      June 29th, 2020 at 11:11 am

      Have you ensured that your link conforms with the Wikipedia Linking guidelines?

  47. Elena

    Hey, Matthew!
    I just love your explanation.
    I was always looking to get a wiki link. Before I read your blog I thought it is very tough to get a link from Wikipedia. Now I will try to get one and I hope it will help my website in ranking high! Thank you & keep sharing

    • Matthew Woodward
      June 17th, 2020 at 10:46 am

      Thank you, Elena. Let us know how it goes and if you obtain any results applying my tips.

  48. sag

    Awesome article i want to create an article on gold

    • Matthew Woodward
      May 21st, 2020 at 5:12 am

      Interesting topic.

  49. Edward Howey

    Jut put this into practice and landed a good link from a needed citation. thanks for the tips Matt

    • Matthew Woodward
      May 8th, 2020 at 10:48 pm

      Happy to help Edward :)

  50. igwes

    i would try this method

    • Matthew Woodward
      April 17th, 2020 at 3:49 am

      Good luck!

  51. Mudassir

    Hey Matt,

    Really, really helpful article!

    I followed your advice on using Wikigrabber and I see there are few dead links and citations needed Wikipedia pages in my niche. Being linked with Wikipedia would be awesome. Just started working on it.

    Cheers for this incredible secret!

    • Matthew Woodward
      April 11th, 2020 at 1:55 am

      Hey Mudassir, that’s great news! Let me know how you get on with it.

  52. Neha Sharma

    Thanks, Mathew! That was a nice and informative article regarding link build-up from Wikipedia. I was searching for a while about the Wikipedia link buildup process and go through a number of articles. but this was the most comprehensive and step to step guide for SEO optimization through Wikipedia. Thanks a lot, dear.

    • Matthew Woodward
      March 31st, 2020 at 2:32 am

      No problem – glad you found it so helpful :)

  53. Amar

    Thanks a lot, will definitely try to build a backlink from wikipedia

    • Matthew Woodward
      March 28th, 2020 at 1:59 am

      Good luck Amar!

  54. Arshad Hussain

    REALLY, really good stuff here. I had read an article about this a while ago but it wasn’t as detailed so there were a few steps I hadn’t figured out. This is perfect!! Really excited to finally give this a try now— thanks!

    • Matthew Woodward
      March 26th, 2020 at 2:59 am

      Hope it works well for you Arshad

  55. samuel

    thank you for this information …..i really needs backlinks from wiki.

    • Matthew Woodward
      March 24th, 2020 at 6:07 am

      Well now you know how :)

  56. GopalaKrishnan

    Thank you for the information shared!

    • Matthew Woodward
      March 19th, 2020 at 6:11 am

      No worries – hope it’s helpful.

  57. Rahul Singh

    Today I am very happy because you solve my doubts. On 12 March I am trying to create backlinks in Wikipedia but we getting lot of errors. then we search on google and see your very informative post. Thanks a lot.

    • Matthew Woodward
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      Glad I could help out Rahul!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Take a look at the word count of other posts that were published

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Best of luck Neha

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Jasmine

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    Thank You

    • Matthew Woodward
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      Fingers crossed :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
      November 14th, 2019 at 3:04 am


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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Rohan

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      Will do – thanks for reading

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No worries Becca :)

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      Thanks Samresh – hope it was useful.

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      How did they work for you?

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        • Matthew Woodward
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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Best of luck

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  99. Sindu Bharathi

    Great post! But I have a question. I am fairly a new player and not a reliable source (by the definition of Wikipedia). How can I get my site backlinked. Can you give a success story? or a Example?

  100. Rowdy Marketer

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Glad I could offer something a little different :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Glad I could! Thanks Kandhal.

  103. lucas

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Cheers Lucas, have you tried out wiki backlinks?

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    • Matthew Woodward
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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thank you Anwar! I certainly will.

  109. ashutosh

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Awesome news! No problem Ashutosh :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      For sure Jameet!

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      You won’t get anywhere if you don’t try!

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      Let me know how you get on Mohammad!

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      Hey Karunakar, that’s great news! Best of luck.

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      Great news glad you have some new tips to work with.

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  134. Julian Ann

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    • Matthew Woodward
      October 22nd, 2018 at 10:23 am

      Thanks Julian! Glad you liked the post and you have some sound thoughts!

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    • Matthew Woodward
      October 17th, 2018 at 8:58 am

      Not a problem, glad you liked it :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Yes, no time to waste.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks very much. I will definitely keep up the levels of awesome!

  139. Dr. Rahul Baudh

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    • Matthew Woodward
      September 14th, 2018 at 9:03 am

      No worries :)

  140. Barakha Rao

    A very nice list of ways to build links. I think link building is an important aspect if we want to grow the traffic. But i think content should be given more importance especially if the blog is new. Without content links would do no good.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks very much for your thoughts. I’m glad you liked the list :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Muhammad :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No worries, I’m glad you found it helpful.

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      Thanks Mohammed, will do.

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      Great news, let me know how it works out.

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      Thanks Sumit.

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      Glad you liked it.

  151. Guy Siverson

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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 20th, 2018 at 4:31 pm

      Haha, thanks Guy! So many tutorials such little time :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 15th, 2018 at 10:52 am

      Sure is :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 15th, 2018 at 11:13 am

      No worries Brice


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    • Matthew Woodward
      August 3rd, 2018 at 10:24 am

      Thanks Arvind

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Wilson.

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 30th, 2018 at 10:30 pm

      Will do, thanks.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem, glad you put it to good use!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Please do!

  162. Sunil Kumar

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 25th, 2018 at 9:59 am

      Hey Sunil, yes let me know how you get on!

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 25th, 2018 at 10:00 am

      Thanks, hope its useful.

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 24th, 2018 at 10:27 am

      Hey Priya, no problem. Yes you must!

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    Wow… It really worked for me, Wikipedia has a really power-packed backlink.
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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 24th, 2018 at 10:37 am

      Great news Roshan!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Jay

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 24th, 2018 at 10:56 am

      Hey Karan, glad it helped!

  168. Danava

    Thank you, Matthew! I’ve been looking for all kinds of information on the wikipedia backlinks since it’s such a powerful way to get backlinks. It seems like a lot work to get it done properly, but I will give it a try!

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 20th, 2018 at 6:20 pm

      Hey Danava, if you’re gonna do something you might as well do it right!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No worries, thanks.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem Peter, good luck.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Maririta.

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Nandani, best of luck with your backlinks

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem, you’re welcome

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 5th, 2018 at 6:03 pm

      Great news, thanks Nayem. Best of luck

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Suresh

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks very much, I hope it proves useful :)

  178. Shubham Gupta

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    • Matthew Woodward
      June 25th, 2018 at 1:09 pm

      Hey Shubham, no problem and let me know how you get on :)

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    • Matthew Woodward
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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Good luck!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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  186. Alvin

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    I haven’t tried Wikipedia for backlinking yet, but I’m eager to do so now.

    I used Ahrefs and noticed my competitors getting links from some Wikipedia pages. I want some of that link juice too!

    • Matthew Woodward
      May 7th, 2018 at 10:17 am

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Marcelle, well only one way to find out…. let me know how you get on

  192. Rushikesh Thawale

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  205. Season

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  211. Dahlia

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  219. Anisha

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      I am glad it has helped Anisha

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      Thanks Jenny you won’t regret using this technique

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      Thanks Jo, good luck on your results

  227. Saifi Rizvi

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      It definitely free’s up time!

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  240. Ahnmed

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    • Matthew Woodward
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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem :)

  245. Kamrul

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    • Matthew Woodward
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  246. Yogesh Khetani

    We tried but popular publications removes our links and put’s theirs. This is the wrong strategy by them.

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 17th, 2017 at 4:02 pm

      They probably read this tutorial =D

  247. Promotional Products

    Thanks for sharing this. I used some deadlinks but wiki was just alert to detect it and unfortunately, they removed the changes I made…

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 17th, 2017 at 4:02 pm

      What did your edit history look like before placing them?

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 14th, 2017 at 8:16 pm

      No problem hope it helps you

  249. priya

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem Priya!

  250. Richbrodkin

    Google always love backlink from quality websites. Another great link building tutorial. Thanks Matthew.

    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem glad you liked it!

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  251. Samsu

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 11th, 2017 at 11:32 am

      No problem Samsu!

  252. Avi

    Hi Matthew,

    how can i use this for our ecommerce site?

    should i build my our wiki page for our company?

    thank you
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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 11th, 2017 at 11:47 am

      Yes you can do that!

  253. peter tran

    i wish that i could read this post earlier, wiki is a quaity source where i can build my own backlink in, thank you so much
    i will try it

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 11th, 2017 at 11:55 am

      No problem Peter!

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    • Matthew Woodward
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      No problem Michel!

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  255. Kate

    Hi Matthew. I also tried to do the same thing for citation.
    I added a chart to my post and a short paragraph about the chart, which is relevant to the paragraph that needs citation. But after few hours I came back and checked the original Wikipedia link, my link was removed.
    Do you know how to make sure my content meets their requirement to be used as a source?

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 12th, 2017 at 1:36 pm

      Take a look at similar pages to see whats been allowed, but I would first look at your edit history as a sign of spam

  256. Vijay Bhabhor

    Hi Matthew,

    Wow! Top information provided for wikipedia pages. I will surely try to make it for my personal blog.

    Is there any limitation for personal blogs to use wikipedia or is there any way like me can create wikipedia pages?

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 12th, 2017 at 1:44 pm

      Just start with 1

  257. Cambells

    Thanks for this informative post

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 12th, 2017 at 1:56 pm

      No problem Cambells!

  258. Robert

    Thank you very much for your great work.And Thanks for sharing

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 12th, 2017 at 1:55 pm

      No problem Robert!

  259. Yogesh Khetani

    When I tried to remove the dead link from Wikipedia, the Wiki accept first and then removes the link.

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 12th, 2017 at 4:51 pm

      What does your edit history look like?

  260. Hiphopza

    Exactly what am looking for!! been looking for how to get my link on wiki

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 12th, 2017 at 4:57 pm

      Good luck!

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    This is very informative and great article for me. I tried your method and guess what i successfully get backlink from wikipedia.

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    I’ve tried many times to get backlink from wikipedia but failed all time :(

    • Matthew Woodward
      July 13th, 2017 at 10:46 am

      What does your edit history look like when you place the link?

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    • Matthew Woodward
      July 13th, 2017 at 10:49 am

      No problem Rakesh