Increase Traffic to Your Blog: Link Building

traffic to your blog
traffic to your blog
Link Building is a part of Search Engine Optimization. However, it was not possible to completely describe it in previous post

Increase Traffic to Your Blog: Search Engine Optimization.

The first part of Increasing traffic to your blog was about social media optimization and you can read it here.

Increase Traffic to Your Blog : Social Media

Link building is way of creating links over the web that points to your domain. Link building has been an important factor in Search Engine Optimization and although its relevance has been lowered by Google, its still is one of the 200+ factors that affect search engine rankings.

Link building has its own benefits apart from increasing traffic to your blog.

♦ It helps in getting your articles indexed in search engine easily.
♦ It helps in improving your PageRank, Domain Authority metrics.

▌ Link building strategies. 

♦ Commenting on other blog. There are many high PR blogs which allow backlinks in comments. These are the blogs which have their own comment system or have implemented ComLuv in their blog.

link building strategies
link building strategies
♦ Guest Posting. Guest posting is a great way of both link building and bringing traffic to your blog. Most of the blogs that accepts guest post allow some back links either in texts or in bio or both. You can utilize them to link to your blog. However, it is always advisable to guest post on higher authority blogs than your own.

♦ Directory submission. Submitting your blog to directories is also a great way of free link building to your blog.

Forums. There are several forums like DigitalPoint that allow do-follow backlinks in signatures. You can use them to build quality backlinks to your blog.

♦ Social Bookmarking websites. There are several social bookmarking sites that will generate high quality backlinks to your blog .Setting up your account there and adopting a strategy to link building can build you higher DA and increase traffic to your blog.

♦ Yahoo answers or technorati can also be used as a link building source.

      Link building is a great way of bringing traffic to your blog. However, proper precautions have to be taken in order to select the link source. Since Google has algorithms running for penalizing low quality backlinks, do not just select any blog / forums to link building. In simple terms, anything which has higher Domain Authority than your blog is a good place for link building.


ambarish kumar

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