aristotle - 3:54 pm on Feb 16, 2013 (gmt 0)
Of course I can't predict what will happen in your case. But my impression is that the Google algorithm looks for correlations between the growth of new backlinks and how much traffic a site receives. To take an extreme case, a site that only averages 5 visitors per day shouldn't be acquiring 10 new backlinks per day (on average) That would look suspicious. On the other hand, a site that gets 10,000 vistors per day but hardly ever gets a new backlink would look suspicious too. So what happens in your case might depend on how much traffic your site generally gets.