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. by Search Engine Watch. 4 Ways to Build Links Without Anchor Text by Search Engine Watch. Best practices in SEO continue to evolve, particularly in the area of link building.

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. This early success with social media can have long-lasting effects on search engine rankings as well." My last post listed several of the best news articles from 2007 on how to effectively use social networking sites for marketing.

Best of 2008: SEO Link Building

WebMarketCentral

Local Search Ranking Presentation - SMX LoMo 2008 by Website Promotion Is Not Voodoo Will Scott , president of Search Influence, shares his presentation from the San Francisco for SMX Local Mobile event. His deck actually covers the organic search marketinging basics—keywords, content and links. But his section on "where to get links" is particularly helpful for anyone seeking to optimize local search results.