Infographics can be a great way to build links and brand authority. However, a poorly designed infographic with terrible data will just as easily have the reverse effect. It is true that too many infographics are churned out by lazy marketers looking for quick wins.
Broken link building can be a great tactic to use and a wonderful conversation starter when it comes to outreach. It can add real value to both you (getting a link) and your prospect (removing the broken link from their site). However, as a tactic, it can be very time-consuming. You are relying on something out of your control: that there are, in fact, broken links. A great deal of work and time can be consumed with no guarantee that it will pay off.Continue Reading …
Although finding expired domains can be pretty easy, finding expired domains with decent metrics can be a pain. A pretty decent side income can be made from selling domains if you can find the right ones.
The best domains for our purposes are those that have a decent link profile, have not been spammed, have expired and are ready to buy. The best metric to use when evaluating expired domains are Majestic Trust Flow (TF) and Citation Flow (CF). It is best to ignore Moz’s Domain Authority can be very easily manipulated by just building more links.
What are unlinked brand mentions and why you should care
Unlinked brand mentions are anywhere a blogger or website owner mentions your brand online but does not include a link. This method is so successful because your prospects are already engaged with your brand. They are already talking about you online. Most of the hard work has already been done, and all that is left to do is get in touch and thank them.
Resource pages are a goldmine of niche relevant links just waiting to be snapped up. Best of all, they are easy to find and, by definition are likely to link to the right site / content.
Link building using Flickr is very effective and unbelievably easy to set up. This simple guide will inspire you to start snapping images and to build an army of juicy follow backlinks pointing directly to whatever page you would like.