Link Building Tactics - The Complete List Remember how people say, "it's not about what you know, it's about who you know"? The same goes for the Web. Those relationships will turn into links, both in the short-term & the long-term. Just like with getting people to see you content, I realized a lot of the tactical ways to build relationships aren’t direct ways to get links, I decided to delete that section in this guide, and list all of them here instead.
New Website - Zero Results - Why? - Web Eminence I set up a new website but after 2 months, I haven’t gotten any phone calls or emails. I hear this comment often from new website owners and I understand the frustration. With the excitement of getting a new website online, most people hope new customers will follow. But the reality is usually very humbling as the traffic is slow and the contacts received through a new website are ZERO. All Links are Not Created Equal: 10 Illustrations on Search Engines' Valuation of Links In 1997, Google's founders created an algorithmic method to determine importance and popularity based on several key principles: Links on the web can be interpreted as votes that are cast by the source for the target All votes are, initially, considered equal Over the course of executing the algorithm on a link graph, pages which receive more votes become more important More important pages cast more important votes The votes a page can cast are a function of that page's importance, divided by the number of votes/links it casts That algorithm, of course, was PageRank, and it changed the course of web search, providing tremendous value to Google's early efforts around quality and relevancy in results. As knowledge of PageRank spread, those with a vested interest in influencing the search rankings (SEOs) found ways to leverage this information for their websites and pages.
Can There Really Be 85 Types Of Unnatural Links? I apologize upfront for the title bait. If it worked, good. What’s ironic is I think if every link builder got together in the same room we actually could come up with 85 different types of unnatural links. That is assuming we could all agree on a definition for the term in the first place. But stick with me for a bit here… 15 Sites That Help You Use Your Twitter Profile for Link Building I know the minute some people read the title of this post, they will think that this is a far-fetched idea. But bear with me for the duration of this post. I will show you fifteen sites (all the way up to a Google PageRank of 7 and Domain Authority of 94) that will either automatically link back to you using information in your Twitter profile or will allow you to sign in with Twitter and add links because of it. Is Your Twitter Profile Optimized to Build Links? Before we look at those awesome sites that will link back to you based on your Twitter information, let’s start by making sure your Twitter profile is ready to help build links.
How to Use Fusion Marketing When I walked into the dry cleaners the other day to drop off my shirts, I found a $5-off coupon on the counter for the pizza shop two doors down. I decided I wanted pizza, so I walked down to the pizza shop, redeemed my coupon, and found a coupon on their counter for $5 off at the dry-cleaning place I was just at. These two establishments were sending traffic to each other; they had formed a strategic business alliance. In the world of Guerrilla Marketing, this is known as fusion marketing. 21 Link Builders Share Advanced Link Building Queries Advanced link building queries, for the link builders who use them extensively, remain a closely guarded secret. It’s easy to understand why. For one, they want to protect a valued link source from getting flooded with link requests from the general link-seeking public.
Enterprise SEO Link Building: Linking Out to Smaller, Independent Sites & Blogs Want a hot SEO tip? Start linking out to external sites more often, and when you do, make sure to utilize a “grass roots” approach. What do I mean by “grass roots”? Simply put, I mean that when you link out, you should make it a point to seek out sites that are not a part of large corporate conglomerate and have a more organic, independent nature. Link Building Metrics - Beginner's Guide to Link Building There are various metrics associated with links that you should be aware of. These metrics can help you judge the value of a potential link, helping you assess whether it is worth pursuing and how much resources you should put into acquiring it. Knowing these kinds of metrics is also useful when you are doing link profile analysis (a holistic report of the number and types of links on a website), whether on a competitor's website or your own. Domain strength Domain strength is the cumulative value of an entire domain.
affiliate marketing : Social Media Examiner Are you looking for ways to make money with your professional blog? Do you want to know how to leverage your content to monetize your site? To learn how to make more money with your blog, I interview Leslie Samuel. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing. Content-based Outreach for Link Building Hey everyone, I’m Justin Briggs. I’m an SEO Consultant at Distilled in Seattle and an SEOmoz Associate, which is where you’ll usually find me blogging. I feel that manual outreach, as a link building practice, gets a bad name at times. It’s positioned as a tedious, dreadful task that’s not that effective. The majority of the link building work that I do every day is direct outreach and it’s highly effective. Today, I want to share some ideas about how I do outreach.
Link Building, PR, Guest Blogging on #SEOchat June 21st, 2012 Lyena Solomon Link Building With The Experts Link Building With The Experts by @sugarrae. Link Building Tactics - Beginner's Guide to Link Building There are lots and lots of ways to get links. The right tactics for you depend on the resources you have at your disposal as well as the industry that you're in. Industries that are more established and competitive often require you to be quite aggressive with link building, and you might find earning those links more difficult.