For quite some time now many Internet Gurus have been debating whether SEO is Dead or Not? But I would say, Yes SEO to your website is ‘Dead‘ when you don’t get Good SEO.
Despite the fact that Google has been always changing or updating algorithms, one of its basic approaches to qualify a webpage by evaluating the quality of Links, remain constant. Links can be internal or external but from the search engines point of view, external links are the most important source to measure the relevance and popularity of a webpage/site. According to Google, external links to your website are the links residing on pages that do not belong to your domain.
Building backlinks will get external links to your website. However, not all backlinks are treated equal. You have to choose the right place to develop and gain backlinks to your website that drives both search engines and Users.
Now, let’s see the Four most valuable and Easy back-linking methods.
Btw, why haven’t you heard of these methods before? You have. But you’ve probably not aware of the effective and most effective ways to use them or you would think or been suggested it’s not useful to your business and so have ignored.
But if you use them the way you will find below, you will get free backlinks which are legitimate, permanent, quality and can drive constant targeted Traffic to your website.
Free Target Traffic and Backlink Methods
1) Google Places:
This is the top most advanced free traffic and backlinking method every local business website/person should adopt. Because Google Places gives you the power to reach thousands of people searching for your business on Google and Google Maps with all your business information like: website link, physical address, phone email etc.
In general most people/companies register their business details to Google places/maps just with their ‘business names’. But here you take the advantage of adding ‘target business keywords’ while listing on Google Maps. Thus you will not only get a legitimate backlink to your website, your website will be reached to maximum customers in your niche.
Once you have created a video for your business/services, you can upload it to the Youtube. It’s just that simple and Free and this is how most businesses approach youtube upload. But you do it in an advanced way to get target backlink and traffic to your website. First create a branded channel to your business. Fill the profile with all your business information with a website link must. Finally, upload the video by Optimizing the title, description and keywords section. Subscribe and participate (min 4comments, twice per week) into all your niche relative and sub-relative videos. You are done!
Why should you go for linkedin when you already have facebook and twitter networks? Well, unlike facebook and twitter, linkedin allows you to create backlinks which are do-follow. In addition, linkedin allows adding 3 websites to your profile. So if you don’t have a profile, create one. And remember to use ‘target keywords text’ and select “Other” when adding websites in your profile form. Finished? Yes, finished with the backlink part but in order to promote these linkedin backlinks you will need to network with other linkedin profiles, groups and apply all possible methods of linkedin marketing.
4) Yahoo and Bing Local
Similar to Google places the next two big search engines, Yahoo and Bing provides business listing in their maps (yahoo local and bing local) for Free! In order to get target traffic and backlinks, you should tailor your listing with target keywords. Because keywords will help search engines to display relevant sites to Users search.
Simple, aren’t they? Yes. But how are these methods different from what you know?
Well, most people just ignore the way they could easily optimize their listings and profile-setup on Google Places, Linkedin, Youtube, Bing and Yahoo, results a poor online performance. The trick is your common knowledge, how to represent yourself/your business to search engines.
In fact there are several other methods and many possible ways to get quality backlinks for free which can drive target traffic to your website and build your online reputation. You just need to put some efforts to gather such valuable sources. And we have all such useful resources sorted in respective categories to serve you!
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