Myth about getting Free Do-Follow Backlinks From Facebook

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SEO and Facebook? Sounds interesting.

We can definitely create backlinks from Facebook. Why only Facebook? There are various Social Media accounts which can give us quality backlinks. Check out to create 16 different social media backlinks for website traffic.

Most of the Social Media backlinks are with no-follow notation. But can we create do-follow backlinks from Facebook?

Let us first check out the popular way of creating the do follow backlink. Then we will see if it is really possible to have a dofollow backlink from Facebook.



1. Create a Facebook fan page.

2. Go to Static HTML .

3. Click on Add Static HTML to a Page.How to create backlinks manually

4. A new window will open up with Add Page Tab Button.

How to create backlinks manually

5. Before clicking on Add Page tab select the Facebook page from the drop down menu where you want to add the static html to.

How to create backlinks manually


6. A new window will come up as Set Up Tab.

You may click on Set up tab or may go to your FB page where now you will get a new ‘welcome’ tab. Click on to edit.How to create backlinks manually

7. You will be leaded to the static html page where you need to add your website url to index.html in the following format.

<a title=”Click on”
target=”_blank” rel=”dofollow”>Title of your blog</a>

Make sure you change the with your site url.

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8. Save and Publish.

9. Now go to your FB page and click on the ‘Welcome’ Tab on the bottom left of the page.

On clicking the tab you will see the backlink ready from Facebook end.

How to create backlinks manually



No. It will not. Google will never treat this as a backlink.

The App Static HTML page is created under <iframe> tag so the HTML page is in a separate frame which will not be considered as Facebook.

<iframe> tag specifies an inline frame which is used to embed another document within the current HTML document and hence do not passes any link juice to the links inside.

So it will be blind to Google as the content inside will not be indexed.


If you want to check if a page have do-follow or no-follow notation then:

Go to the page> Right click> View page source 

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Search for rel=”dofollow” or rel=nofollow’ in the search box.

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You will see if the page if allowing no follow or do follow backlinks.


You should create as many backlinks from G+, Twitter, Pinterest and list will go on. When we acquire many social links for a particular post, it helps in SEO indirectly. You will see many times that search engine displays the social media profiles for particular search terms. So it has a positive effect on SEO unintentionally.

Before proceeding check how does social media backlinks affect search engine rankings. 


One thought on “Myth about getting Free Do-Follow Backlinks From Facebook

  1. No freaken way haha 😀

    What? I’ll have to try this but if it was true I bet everyone and their grandmother would be doing it. But it’s worth checking out, I guess.

    Thanks for sharing.

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