Without doubt the most powerful link you can get will be a contextual link, using relevant anchor text embedded within relevant content that resides on a high PageRank relevant blog on a page that itself has high PageRank.
Obviously getting such a link is not easy and it is for this very reason that such a link is so powerful.
Google knows how easy it is to manipulate low quality links and has therefore taken steps to devalue their ranking power.
Likewise they are also well aware that it is much more difficult to earn a link from a relevant blog that is an authority in your market.
High PageRank Blog Posts
Just a few of contextual links from high PageRank relevant blog posts is often enough to launch a new page or site onto the first page of Google within just a few days or even a few hours depending on the competitiveness of the keyword.
Whenever possible you should aim to get these types of links as they will help build the authority of your site and have a very positive positive effect ion your rakings.
So, how do you get these type of links?
But before we get into the details of how to get such powerful links you need to know how to use linking correctly.