Link building

Why guest blogging is the worst link building strategy

Five years ago, I decided to link to my personal site, and my weapon of choice was guest blogging. I was only looking for high quality links and only featured my posts to high profile blogs like Moz, CXL, Social Media Examiner, Entrepreneur, and other big stars. Fortunately, my efforts were not in vain and […]

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Google EAT, link building and the future of SEO

I was talking to Karl Hindle, our CEO and resident SEO nerd, about the latest Google Core Algorithm update. My concern was whether our customers would be affected by this update. His response confirmed what I suspected: “If you do white hat SEO, these updates rarely hurt and often help your rankings over time.” Now […]

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Link-able is changing the dynamics of content marketing and link building during a global recession

SCHAUMBURG, Illinois., May 8, 2020 / PRNewswire / – With the whole world stuck at home right now, businesses need to adapt and focus more than ever on their online marketing strategy. Link-able, a unique platform that connects businesses with elite writers, helps businesses increase their website traffic while helping writers find jobs from home […]

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Link Building Agencies 2020 – The Five Best Trusted Agencies

Link building Over time, link building has been viewed as a spam gesture and a blackhat SEO strategy. Google, however, recognizes this as a potential ranking criterion for publishers and content marketers. If you consider link building agencies in 2020, you need to do this from high end sites with a reputation and niche authority […]

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How to use visual content to gain more links

A captivating title will appeal to you. A good opening line – a hook – will keep you reading. And a well-placed, eye-catching visual will keep you focused and be remembered long after the words you’re reading have been forgotten. Not only will images captivate your audience, but using visual content is also a hands-on […]

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What is “bad link building”?

This article is aimed directly at people who are not yet SEO practitioners but want to learn a bit more about search engine optimization, as well as those who are feeling a bit puzzled as to how to “do” link building and, (more specifically) what you are and are not “allowed” to do. Lately bonding […]

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Pubcon Presentation: Proactive Link Building Tactics

At the Pubcon Las Vegas 2012 session, I talked about bonding, basically revealing what works and what doesn’t in a post-penguin world. So what’s all the talk about “penguins” anyway? What does it mean? Is this a name given to a Google algorithm update that affected low quality links? Here is the Wikipedia definition of […]