Backlinking SEO: Getting the most out of your back links and back linking strategy

Backlink Your Internet Business to Make Money Online Successfully

Rod Erb asked:

If you have been doing Affiliate Marketing for any length of time, you have heard or read about backlinks. You’ve been told they are important for you to get traffic to your web site, landing page or articles. So exactly what are they and why are they important?

Backlinks are inbound links that are sent to your website or web page to indicate traffic is trying to get there. The search engines such as Google and Yahoo use the number of backlinks as an indication of the relative importance or popularity of your website. You can understand that the more backlinks you receive, the higher rating your website or web page will be in the search engine optimization (SEO) world of affiliate marketing. It is important. So how do you get backlinks? What steps can you take to get more?

Here are six steps to help you get more backlinks:

(1) “Submit articles with working links to your landing page or product.” This is a huge one. Article marketing is free and affords you the opportunity to write articles about your product and then advertise and sell them. Every article you write and post at an article submission site is building you banklinks as long as you have valid links in your articles.

(2) “Go to discussion forums and identify your links.” The more time you spend on the internet discussing your products and services and promoting them will all help you get backlinks. Remember, what goes around comes around and the more you help others be sure and help them.

(3) “Get blogging and you can link to success.” Blogging is becoming a very popular way to identify communities that have similar ideas, concerns, issues, etc. They can be a great source to connect with people to give them your links and help you get more backlinks!

(4) “YouTube your media websites to link to you.” YouTube and other media websites are a great resource to market your product and tell people how to link to your website for more backlinks!

(5) “Use directories to add your links to get more backlinks.” You’ve likely been to and used yellowpages.com and other directory listings but never thought that they would be a great place to drop links to your company, product or service. These are great for backlinks!

(6) “Match up with relevant and related websites for sharing links.” While you are blogging, twittering or even Facebooking, identify those people who have websites with similar products or ideas and ask them if they would be willing to add your link to their web page. Likely they will and you will make a friend and a backlink!

There are many things you can do to help you get backlinks. These are but a few. As you get more proficient at doing this you will see your traffic expand and your sales will increase. The key is keep doing as many things as you can to get your links out there and sooner or later you will have a great presence on the web!

Alleen

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