Top 5 Inbound Marketing Articles to Start the Week: Linkbait Techniques

Hubspot

Linkbaiting often gets a bad rap, yet creating great content that generates inbound links is hardly a questionable technique. 15 Linkbait Techniques for SEO and Social Media. Still, Chris points out that linkbaiting can be done honestly -- simply by creating quality content.

Best SEO Link Building Guides, Techniques and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

What types of linkbait are most effective at attracting natural links? 18 Examples of Awesome Viral Linkbait by Acquisition Engine. Sean McColgan showcases examples of exceptionally creative and successful linkbait videos, infographics and widgets. Best practices in SEO continue to evolve, particularly in the area of link building. Which tactics do the “experts&# believe will work best in 2011? Where can you find non-obvious link sources to pursue?

The Marketing Graveyard: 6 Victims of Inbound Marketing

Tomorrow People

Fortunately for them, SEO will never die - no matter how much linkbait declares it so (guilty!). Take a stroll through our inbound marketing graveyard and see which marketing mainstays we’ve killed off in cold blood over the years…. RIP EMAIL MARKETING.

Content Marketing Warfare on Google Panda & Penguin [Infographic]

Cody Ward

The alternative “weapons”, as presented in the infographic, are quality blogging, unique guest posts, interactive content, infographics, linkbaiting, and asset building.

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How to Make B2B More Exciting: Experts Weigh In

KoMarketing Associates

CASEY MARKEE , SEO CONSULTANT : Evergreen linkbait-type “list” content still works extremely well for my clients. After a recent industry news post about whether or not marketing is an art or a science, we wondered if the trick to a successful B2B marketing campaign is to think of marketing as a blend between the two.

Hire A Journalist! (We did, and here’s what we learned)

Modern Marketing

We also brought in some specialists to teach Jesse (and everyone who creates content) about linking strategies, keywords, linkbaiting, great titles (tip: find out what people are searching for – exactly – on Google, and solve for those terms) and all other forms of search marketing. by Brian Kardon | Tweet this Some anniversaries are worth celebrating more than others. For this one, I eagerly pop open the Champagne!

Best Random but Interesting B2B Marketing Posts, Articles and Resources of 2010

Webbiquity

Opening this post by writing “Look, we both know that this is linkbait—a top ten list combined with infographics, c’mon!—but

35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

Brian Carter uses this post along with a white paper and video to share more than four dozen tips and best practices for Facebook advertising, which he describes as a combination of “AdWords’ copywriting and analytics with image-oriented linkbait.&# Facebook is an extraordinary phenomenon. Depending on the day, it’s either the #1 or #2 most-visited site on the web. It’s inspired a movie. It has half a billion adherents.

Best of 2007: Blog Posts on Social Media Marketing

WebMarketCentral

Forget UGC, Discover User-Generated-Linkbait by Distilled Blogger Tom Critchlow lays out an interesting strategy for building rich website content by leveraging user-generated content on discussion forums.

B2B Social Media – 10 Tips From The Definitive Guide To Social Media

Modern B2B Marketing

Develop linkbait & use anchor text links. As B2B marketers, we know the growing importance of B2B social media. We know it’s a necessary tool for seed nurturing and demand generation , but in many cases, B2B marketers are still not sure where to begin.

14 Unique Types of Content Every Marketer Should Try

Hubspot

And, don't tell anyone we told you this, but they make excellent linkbait! You probably already know that you need to regularly create content to succeed in inbound marketing.

Best of 2008: SEO Link Building

WebMarketCentral

How To Actually Get Links From Your Linkbait by SEOmoz This post offers three strategies for getting links from your content even when it doesn't make the first page of Digg.

Best of 2008 (So Far) - Social Media Optimization, Part 1

WebMarketCentral

How can you generate lots of high-quality links in just half an hour per day? Increase e-commerce conversions by a third or more? Use social media to enhance your SEO efforts and build your business?