Why Isn’t My Link Building Working?


When it comes to link building for SEO , measuring results can be nebulous. But boy is it frustrating when you have been actively doing quality outreach and your link building campaign still doesn’t seem to be yielding the results you want (or need). Link permanence.

Better Business Blogs: Correct Those Broken Links

Writing on the Web

Are you keeping your business blog fresh? If you’re like me, and you’ve been blogging for a number of years, chances are some of your links may no longer work. This guest post, from Susan Boggs, offers tips for successful bloggers and blogs on how to find and correct broken links. In a perfect world, we would always know exactly what the Big Search Engines want from us and our business blogs, always and without a doubt. Link rot.


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6 Content Assets You Can Add To Make Your Blog Post a Link Magnet

Content Marketing Institute

Asking blogs to link to your content is a frustrating – and poor – link-building strategy. A better strategy is to invest the time in crafting content that will motivate them to incorporate your valuable links in their text.

External Links: Why Should You Link to Other Websites?


However, when we realize the importance of referrals from other pages to the success of ours, we experience a change in perspective on external links — one of the most important factors of a link building strategy. Check out the topics we’ve prepared: What are external links?

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The ROI of Blogging

Marketing Insider Group

Blogging emerged in the 90s as a fun way for people to share their thoughts, document their lives, and build community on what was then a brand new medium — the internet. The blog ROI your company earns can make a serious impact on your overall business success.

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The Ongoing Evolution of Link Building


Link building has played a fascinating role in the history of search engine optimization. Check out our blog to see where link building originated and how you can easily build quality links today. Link Building

How to Cloak Affiliate Links in WordPress for More Sales


Do you want to learn how to cloak affiliate links in WordPress? But one of the most common problems new affiliate marketers run into is with their links: they’re long, ugly, and unsecure. So, today, we’re going to teach you how to cloak affiliate links in WordPress.

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Link Building Basics: Outreach


Welcome to another edition of my ongoing series here on Biznology – link building basics. Finding link opportunities. Vetting link prospects. In this this post we will cover outreach, one of the most important aspects of link building. In the last post we learned how to apply the “smell test” to properly vet your link prospects. Now that you have filtered out the irrelevant link opportunities, you can begin to compile a refined outreach list.

Advanced Blogging Panel: How to Create Content That Drives Traffic and Engagement


How can businesses use blogging effectively to increase online visibility and build relationships with their target audiences? To answer that, the team at Designhill put 15 questions to four blogging pros. If blogging will be part of your strategy, get started now!

The ultimate guide on Link Building


Link building is a pillar of any SEO strategy. It’s based on constructing a network of links across your pages to demonstrate your authority in a given field to Google. Have you ever thought about just how much value search engines give to what links say? Number of links.

Is Link Building Illegal?


Link building isn’t illegal. Link building is still in-line with Google’s guidelines. It’s HOW you build links that can land you hot water with search engines. Why People Say Link Building Is Illegal. The Fear Of Black Hat Link Building.

Link Building vs. Guest Blogging: A Comprehensive Guide


One good way to ensure this happens is to rank on a Google Search Engine Results Page or SERP using link-building strategies. Meanwhile, the basis of a solid, functional off-page SEO plan should include link-building endeavors and guest-posting pursuits. Guest blogging tips.

What Are Dofollow And Nofollow Links?


However, it is not just about creating good content, but also adopting some practices like understanding nofollow vs. dofollow links and knowing how to use them to your advantage. If you want to see how to use those types of links in your SEO strategy , keep reading.

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Don’t silo link building


Link acquisition isn’t meant to be done in a vacuum. In the past, link building was often done separate from other marketing activities, since all links moved the needle. It didn’t require any marketing prowess to go out and build links that made a difference on sites meant only for search crawlers. Today, only real links meant for humans will move the needle, both in search and in marketing. Earning links should be part of a cohesive online marketing plan.

How We’ve Simplified Our In-house Link Building: A Step-by-Step Guide


Link building is a very time-consuming practice. In today's post, Vlad Orlov takes us behind the scenes of an in-house link building process that nets his company more than 20 new backlinks each week.

8 Ways to Use External Links to Improve Your SEO

Single Grain

External links are the bane of every honest webmaster who's trying to make a living online. Undeservedly hated and commonly despised, external links have long lived in the shadow of their internal brethren. What Are Outbound Links? 1) Link Out to Small-Time Bloggers.

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Internal Links: The 7 Best Strategies To Boost Your Results


Among the many strategies that are available to attract the attention of the ideal customer, the number of companies that really invest in internal links is relatively small. Internal linking has a fundamental role in the performance of a website. What internal links are.

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Making Links a Priority within Online Marketing


Links are ingrained in the very fabric of the web. Without links, the internet simply would not function the way it does today. If you’re marketing your business online, you must account for links. Not only are links enormously important, but link acquisition itself actually fits in quite naturally with other digital marketing strategies. Links of course have tremendous value in regards to search and SEO. Links are central to the functionality of the web.

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Why Guest Blogging Is the Worst Link Building Strategy via @alextachalova

Search Engine Journal

Guest blogging has been used for ages to build links. But truth be told, it's the worst link-building strategy you could come up with. The post Why Guest Blogging Is the Worst Link Building Strategy via @alextachalova appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Internal Links – the Secret Sauce for DiY SEO

Industrial Marketing Today

It is no secret that link building is critical to SEO success. However, some people often ignore internal links because they are just not aware of their SEO benefits. To most to do-it-yourselfers (DiY), link building for SEO means external or inbound or backlinks. These are links that originate from another site and point to a page on your domain. Don’t underestimate the SEO power of internal linking. What are internal links? Types of internal links.

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Blog: Goodbye Open Rates, Hello Link Tracking


A Bit About Link Tracking. Link tracking is exactly what it sounds like—the ability to track link engagement. Link tracking opens the door to new ways of analyzing your lead activity and campaign performance. But if you haven’t embraced link tracking yet, now is the time.

Curated Links: What Are They? How to Acquire Curated Links


Curated links have become considerably more popular among link builders and content creators alike in order to improve page rankings and the proliferation of a particular brand across the web. What Are Curated Links? Curated Links in Practice.

The Easy Guide to Broken Link Building for SEO

Single Grain

These days, finding good-quality links for SEO purposes is as challenging as it’s ever been. Not only should your links appear within the editorial content of a page, they should be naturally acquired and placed on pages that are relevant to your own website’s content. If you’ve exhausted your email link building and guest posting efforts, another option to consider is broken link building. What Is a Broken Link? CitationLab’s Broken Link Finder (Big Budget).

What is a Dofollow Link?


While part of this effort comes down to writing relevant, accurate, and interesting content, there’s another key component: Dofollow links. With the right approach, these links can help leverage great content into higher PageRank and better search results. What is a dofollow link?

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Starting a Blog for Your Business: Checklist


Lots of businesses set up blogs without any planning behind the effort. But starting a blog for your business isn’t a task to be taken on without forethought. No other team members know what is going on with the blog or why. Write down why you are setting up a blog.

Measure Up Blog has Relocated to [link]

Vision Edge Marketing

We have moved the Measure Up Marketing blog directly to the VisionEdge Marketing site; enabling our content to all be located in one place. The blog can now be found at https://www.visionedgemarketing.com/blog/. To all our readers and followers. Hope you are having a wonderful summer. We appreciate your support and shares, thank you! Stay tuned, new content will be posted shortly. All the very best, Laura

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12 Ways to Make Money From Your WordPress Blog


Have you ever looked at successful bloggers, YouTubers, and influencers and wondered, “How can I make money from my WordPress blog?” Blogs have been around for over 20 years. But even in the age of social media and video, blogging is still a great strategy for making money.

A 3-Step Strategy to Build Links and Drive Referral Traffic to Your SaaS Website

Single Grain

But when it comes to SaaS, it is not about how much traffic your marketing strategy drives to the website and blog pages. 3) Build Links Strategically to Your Content for Better Ranking. Dive Deeper: The Ultimate Guide to Link Building with Content for SEO.

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Five Benefits of Blogging: Why Blogging Matters for Marketing Success

Launch Marketing

Blogging is a popular content marketing tactic for marketers, with over 79% of B2B marketers utilizing it. When measuring marketing success, both the qualitative and quantitative metrics matter and blogging contribute to both. You must optimize your blogs for specific keywords.

Inferred Links: When Inferred Links Replace Traditional Link Building Services


The purpose of this article will be to look at the overall trend in links and where they are going. This includes the potential for inferred links to replace link building services. For more than 20 years links have been commonplace on the internet. Links are everywhere.

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Why is Link Building So Difficult?


What is link building? Link building is a process of earning links from other websites to your own site. Below, you’ll learn why link-building is so difficult and how our team can help. Link-Building is a Manual Process. Link-Building is Time-Consuming.

Link Insertions: How to Guide + Best Practices for Link Insertions


Understanding how to properly insert links into content, the validity of said links, and how links impact your ranking is critically important. There are generally two types of links that are inserted into content: internal links and external links.

3 Aspects to Consider for a Useful Guest Blogging Link


This idea can be applied specifically to the SEO practice known as link building in which the aim is to get the most SEO value out of every link you build. Here is a list of three aspects to consider when building links in order to create a useful link for your website or blog. The Website Linking to You. First, you should consider what types of websites you are trying to obtain links from with your guest blogging. Photo credit: Wikipedia.

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How to create an “Add to Calendar” link for your emails


To ensure that guests actually show up, it can be useful to include an “Add to Calendar” link in your event emails. For clarity, we’ll refer to this as an ICS or calendar file throughout this blog post. Step 2: Create the calendar links and files. Calendar links.

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SEO Link building Manage your business

Excelsior Research

SEO Link building Manage your business. Managing your business with SEO link building has never been so easy! Check out this blog to know more knowledge. SEO Link building Manage your business. SEO link is a part of SEO analytics. What is SEO link building?

How to Use Guest Blogging for High-Quality Link-Building


Many of us have heard the hoax “Guest Blogging is dead” so many times. Guest blogging is amongst the most important go-to tools in digital marketing and has numerous benefits to complement your SEO endeavors. 3 Brainstorm the Blogging Ideas.

Perform a Link Audit to Monitor Link Building Efforts


Link building is a huge part of an SEO campaign. Inbound links to a website convey trust and the search engines take that into consideration as part of their ranking algorithm. In order to know what kinds of inbound links are pointing to your website to better understand how the search engines are viewing your website, it’s necessary to conduct a link audit. A link audit is best done manually. The next step is to visit each link. Photo credit: Wikipedia.

How To Optimize Your Blog Page for Conversion

Marketing Insider Group

Don’t miss an opportunity to maximize your profits by neglecting to optimize your blog page for conversion. By making your blog page engaging and easy to navigate, you’ll increase visitors’ time-spent on your page and heighten your chances of making a sale. How Your Blog Page Will Help.

Link Building and Mobile SEO in 2017


Link building is one of the best ways to both increase your website’s authority (which helps with SEO) and get your brand more widely recognized within your niche. What does link building really mean in 2017? The days when a website could rank well based purely on a large number of links (regardless of quality) are long past. Gaining quality links requires building strong relationships with bloggers and websites relevant to your niche. Obvious paid links.

8 Link Building Lies: Common Link Building Myths


If you want some good fodder for conversation in marketing circles, just bring up link building. Those who understand link building and have spent time working on link building campaigns firsthand understand the power that properly placed backlinks can have on search results.