Monday, 28 January 2013

How to get backlinks for search engine optimisation

how to get backlinks
Get hundreds of links to your website can be quite difficult and may take forever. Most people or digital marketing professionals that we know either cannot wait for so long. But luckily there is a couple of ways of getting backlinks. Most search engine optimization guys have note that blog commenting works in a certain degree,  guest posting article, submissions and social bookmarking.

But if you provide a Seo services like then you most probably know that sometimes these methods may not work or could be seen as spamming the search engines. And if you are a website owner just doing some low level marketing then you most probably know that you will spend too much time away from your website. 

So how can you get links on Autopilot?

Well we have research the internet and believe that there is a couple of ways of getting links on autopilot.

Using Yahoo Answers

As most Seo guys know yahoo provides options to answers questions. You can answer the question and provide a link. These links of course is seen as no-follow. But these links can be pickup by a software program called WP Robot that place the question and answer on word-press website. These links then become DO-Follow and you have a genuine link back to your website.

Create a list

When answering a question you make a list in your answer. For instance if you answering a question about where to place your link. List is easy to understand for readers, also other website like to link to lists because it’s easy to understand.

Add info to Wikipedia

Well known Wikipedia is probably the biggest online encyclopaedia and almost 3 million articles in English. Find a specific with little to content. Once you have found the page you need to edit the page and write something on it. Make sure that your outgoing page on the link is almost the same as the one on your website.

Site link for Content

Get links for written content. It basically works on the basis of placing a site link on website in exchange for some articles. Every article usually equals a site link depending on the site page rank.  It’s mutual beneficial for both parties. The site owner gets free articles on his website or directory and the writer gets a link back to his website.

Give a gift for a link or two.

Set up a gift and ask that if you want to enter this competition then you need to send at least 5 visitors to your website by linking from his website. Normally these links would cost about between R200 to R500 but with this method you can get this links for the price of the product you are selling.

Thursday, 24 January 2013

Linking Building for 2014 - After Penguin and Panda

Online marketing tip to get links
So after the Panda and Penguin updates you realized you may need to restructure your linking building strategies. In a previous chapter we discussed all the seo link building strategies that are no longer working. But now the question is “What should you be doing?” SEO link-building has evolved to the stage that you can go with mass linking in short surges but ultimately get your site penalized. The SEO idea now is earn your links. To create something from where you can get an incoming link.  

Option 1 : Create Content

One of the main ways of getting links these days is to create content. You can now earn link by creating high-quality content. Everyday millions of people visit the internet to find info and solutions to their questions. People use search engines to find this information. If you as the webmaster create a detailed content page or blog post in a specific topic then this content may be helpful for people looking for something. The more this content page or blog post is ready and shared the more it will be read and the more incoming links will be created to this page on the internet. Google can see these incoming links or likes and normally gives this page a higher ranking for that keyword. Many believe that this method is the holy grail of link building. Good Content attracts its own links.

Option 2: Getting Social Links

The next generation of links are making your content more visible by using social profiles. Social websites links from site like Twitter, Facebook, Google +1 and Youtube has become very extremely important to search engines. This way of link building will only become more and more important
Get yourself and your website into the social sphere. Publish your content with links back to your website, Add your website to your social sites and bookmarks. All these links back to your sites works great for link building.

Option 3 Guest Blogging

One of the most effective seo link building techniques you will ever find. Write a content piece and forward it to a blog within your trade. This blog of website will then paste this article on their directory and place a link back to your website with your keyword phrase. You just need to make sure your article is accepted and the link back to your website is DO Follow.
Not all blog writer agree with this method as they mention that if this piece of information is so great why would you not rather place it on the money site and get the incoming links yourself. We believe that if your site is new and not getting a massive amount of visitors then you better get guest blogging.


We have to conclude by saying that you should not put all your eggs in one basket. There is many other viable linking building out there; you just need to find them. Other link building strategies like web 2.0, press statements and video submission are still viable if they are done properly.