How your site's structure helps your SEO
The second important clue is connected with depth. The depth is the number of steps – clicks – which you need to make to reach to the deepest subpage of your website. The lower the depth number is, the better place in search engine your website will get. High numbers of depth means deep website, which is less preferable than shallow one. Visitors of your website have longer path to reach the information they need.
- External backlinks, which are links directing to your website from totally separate websites,
- Internal backlinks, which are links connected between your own subpages.