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4 White Hat Link Building Tactics

Thanks to all of Google's black and white animals (Panda & Penguin), link building has become a very difficult and tedious process. The types and sources of legitimate backlinks are few and far between. Taking any type of shortcut here could very well lead to a penalty from Google. So what can we do as …

searchenginepeople.com - Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 8:21 Loading+Bookmark  

Traits To Hire In A Link Builder

Link building requires a very particular set of skills. Contributor Jon Ball shares his thoughts on what to look for when hiring a link builder. The post Traits To Hire In A Link Builder appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Monday, October 20, 2014 - 1:45 Loading+Bookmark  

How I Know Which of Your Links Are Bad – Link Profile Review Tips

Link profile maintenance is an unavoidable, recurring task important to the health of your website. Even if you haven’t done anything shady in the past, it is well worth it to pop open the links pointing to your site in Google Webmaster Tools to find out what Google is looking at in regards to your …

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Open Site Explorer’s New Link Building Opportunities Section (and a Slight Redesign)

Posted by randfish Why hello there! You’re looking marvelous today, you really are. And, in other good news, Open Site Explorer has a bit of a new look—and an entirely new section called “Link Opportunities” to help make some link prospecting tasks easier and more automated. Come with me and I’ll show you; it’ll be fun The …

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4 Tools (And 1 E-Book) I’m Loving For Content Creation And Link Development

As a content creator and link builder, you’re likely always looking for fresh ideas and inspiration. Columnist Julie Joyce shares some new tools for ideation that have caught her eye. The post 4 Tools (And 1 E-Book) I’m Loving For Content Creation And Link Development appeared first on… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

searchengineland.com - 2 weeks ago Loading+Bookmark  

The Great Link Paradox

We used to link feely on the web and anchor text has always been a matter of context and choice. Google changed everything with its profound dependency on link signals. Designer anchor text is not a pure SEO invention, Googlers themselves asked us to use descriptive anchor text to help them understand our pages better: “Writing …

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Pubcon Liveblog: Link Building Without a Penalty

Pubcon Liveblog: Link Building Without a Penalty was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. Rhea Drysdale, CEO of Outspoken Media, Joe Youngblood, founder of Winner Winner Chicken Dinner, and Russ Jones, chief technology officer at Virante,,are going to talk link building in this Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 session. But first a disclaimer …

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Sticking a Fork in Link Schemes: Penguin, Guest Posts and the Impact on Link Building

A recent article discussed the Google Panda update and how it impacted on content creation. What many did not realize at the time was that Panda signaled the beginning of a new, more aggressive strategy by Google to improve the performance of the search engine, and to minimize the number of poor results that ranked… …

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Pubcon Liveblog: Link Building through Press Outreach

Pubcon Liveblog: Link Building through Press Outreach was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. Rob Woods, SEO consultant, will share insights on press outreach that leads to strong links in this Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 session. Rob Woods at Pubcon Las Vegas 2014 Why do Press Outreach? One of the …

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The Future of Link Building

Posted by Paddy_Moogan Building the types of links that help grow your online business and organic search traffic is getting harder. It used to be fairly straightforward, back before Google worked out how to treat links with different levels of quality and trust. However, the fact that it’s getting harder doesn’t mean that it’s dead. …

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Last Night a Link Saved my Life

We always had “dead links”, but in recent years “unnatural” usually comes to mind when it comes to hyperlinks. It seems not only link building has a bad rep but also the link by itself. How can we educate the people about the true “nature” of the Web and vindicate the image of the Web’s… …

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Broken Link Building Bible: The New Testament

Posted by russvirante It was a little over a year ago that I first wrote the “Broken Link Building Bible” and it seemed like it was time for an update. If you haven’t had a chance yet, please head over to the original, as most of it is still highly relevant today, and it contains …

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E-Commerce Link Building — The Challenge That Won’t Go Away

Contributor Eric Ward explains how to go beyond the standard issue link building practices and adopt tactics that actually work. The post E-Commerce Link Building — The Challenge That Won’t Go Away appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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Advanced Link Baiting for Creative SEOs

Did you mean link building? Nah. I didn’t. Around 2005 the term link baiting has become popular to denote a way to Create irresistible content specifically for the top 1% of Internet users, those who own websites, blogs etc. and are actively linking out to others. The so called linkerati. Remember that it was almost… …

blog.positionly.com - 1 month ago Loading+Bookmark  

Sustainable SEO – How to Build a Healthy Link Profile

The use of back linking has taken a battering lately, what with Matt Cutts’ now famous blog post on the use of guest posting strictly for SEO, which states in no uncertain terms that this is no longer acceptable. This is of course due to the sheer amount of abuse that guest blogging attracted. Link… …

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