The Secret Formula For Creating A Link Building Strategy That Works

 So Many Strategies – So Little Time

With online marketing there are a ton of strategies that you can do for a client. If you need some strategy inspiration check out Point Blank SEO’s Link Building Strategies list.

With so many options it can be difficult to prioritize what strategies to do in order to best help your clients.

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The Secret Revealed – Who Gives Links and How To Talk To Them!

I come across a lot of people who have heard that they need to be “building links”  but they do not know what that means or “who gives links?”.

To answer the first question – “What is link building?”.

Link Building is the active pursuit of getting other websites to link to yours.

The rest of this post we’ll be answer your question “Who gives links?”.

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Link Harvesting Explained

Why Links Are Important

To start off I wanted to cover why links are an essential part for each businesses to succeed online. As the internet continues to be apart of everything we do in life. The importance of having your business online also grows! This means getting your business website to rank for key terms. The foundation to ranking well includes building the site correctly and optimizing the onsite content for the desired term.

The problem is, EVERYONE can build a site correctly and optimize it for the same keywords as you!

What will make your site stand apart from the competition in the organic rankings is gaining  links from other reputable websites. (*Note I said reputable websites. If you go to Fiverr and buy thousands of backlinks for $5 I can confidently say it will hurt you in the long run. )

SEO Pyramid - Link Harvesting

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Talking BHAG With Rand Fishkin

Rand Fishkin Interview - Talking BHAG

BHAG 101 – An Introduction

 

The acronym BHAG stands for setting a Big Hairy Audacious Goal. The concept is explained by Jim Collin’s in his book Good To Great (Which I think is a must read!) In this video by Jim Collins about BHAG’s he explains the equation of a  ”Big Hairy Audacious Goal” is  one that includes your hedgehog concept & flywheel.

 

Hedgehog Concept + Fly Wheel = BHAG

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Benjamin Beck Word Camp Las Vegas 2013 Presentation – Google Friendly SEO

Wordcamp Las Vegas 2013 Presentation

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All Of The Presentation Links (Click Here)

I referenced a lot of links in my presentation and instead of you trying to track them all down I put them all together for you.

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I revealed some of my fast and easy tips to getting more links to your website. If you are interested in hearing about the book please sign up.

Verifying An Idea, Before Building

Found A Business Idea

My first job in the online marketing world was at a Web Design company in Tucson called AnchorWave. They created great WordPress sites and then would hand them off to the client.

The problem was that we would then spend hours talking on the phone, answering questions, and training the client on how to use WordPress.

The Idea came to me,  what if I created a plugin that had basic training videos to show clients how to do the basics in WordPress. So I came up with WordPress Tours.

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Guide To Philadelphia For Affiliate Summit East 2013 – #ASE13

 

Affiliate Summit East Conference - #ASE13 - Philadelphia

Holy Smokes, I can’t believe that  the #ASE13 conference is already here! As a transplant to Philadelphia I certainly don’t know everything about this city, but I thought it would be helpful to share some tips and insights on the city! If you have any questions about the conference I’ve include a few of the really helpful pages. [Read more...]

How To Discover More Valuable Site Referrals

1) Log into Google Analytics

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How To Build Links For Assets In No Time With Buzzstream

Buzzstream pricing cost & free trial

Summary

  1. Choose an  asset that deserves links  
  2. Use Buzzstream to  quickly find potential websites, pull their contact information, and speed up outreach
  3. Enjoy saving hours of precious time

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Talking New Media With Gary Vaynerchuk

Gary Vaynerchuk is a passionate speaker and author who inspires people to use hustle and social media to build a strong brand & community. He started out doing this with his own family business, tv.winelibrary.com, and now runs VaynerMedia a brand consulting agency that works with top companies in their branding and social media efforts.

I’ve been a fan of Gary since my friends at Anchor Wave had me read Crush It. So when I saw his Q&A a day interview series I jumped at the opportunity. It was a great interview and I learned a lot, hope you do as well. Enjoy!

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