As much as everyone feels the imperative to deny it, link building is still one of the essential elements of every SEO campaign. The lack of honest conversation breeds ignorance, i.e. while we are all pretending we are above reaching out for a guest post, we can’t really talk about what it is that makes a link useful. That’s why some people will either think that solicited links will instantly get you penalized, or that they will magically improve your rankings – regardless of their type, quality, location, etc.
Have you given up on search engine optimization?
Are you one of those people who no longer feel SEO is working? Is your ROI so critical in this field that you’ve started thinking it’s time to call it quits and look for gold somewhere else?
If so, I’m willing to bet that you’ve been making all the wrong moves with your optimization. It’s more than likely that your efforts in this department have just been misguided.
As the CEO of an SEO agency that helps a substantial number of clients from all parts of the globe achieve success online, my experience has taught me that it’s more than possible that your overall SEO playbook is in need of some fine-tuning and updating.
Or How to Build Links by Offering Smart Answers
When you sit down and strip it to it’s core, Google is nothing more than an algorithm, whose primary function is to provide its users with the best imaginable answers for their queries.
Nothing more, nothing less.
Everyone who searches the Web via Google is ALWAYS looking for some sort of answer. This engine processes roughly 40.000 searches per second.
Now that Dibz has provided you with tons of amazing link building opportunities, it’s time to dive into the second phase of the process and transform those rich prospects into actual links.
One of the main challenges of link prospecting is that you need to make a series of quick decisions regarding the quality of the site you are considering. Locating all the right trust indicators can seem like a time-consuming task, but eventually you’ll get to the point where you will be able to make an assessment about a website in a matter of 7 seconds.