You know the SEO basics. Optimize your site content for a target keyword.
But now you want to take your efforts to the next level. It’s time to crack link building in SEO.
So in this post, we’ll guide you through the basics of link building in 2017. This guide also features out-of-box techniques you can use to skyrocket your search engine ranks. Let’s get started.
What is Link Building in SEO?
Link building in SEO is the process of getting other sites to link to your content.
The first step in the link building process is to create content. But not just any old content. Valuable content is the name of the game.
Here’s how to do it.
Creating Valuable Content
Creating valuable content is important. Because your community wants to share something useful.
When it comes to building backlinks the best tip I can offer is creating a link-worthy resource on your site.
Gone are the days where link-builders can stuff your homepage or money pages into articles. Now, if you want to see the best results, you must invest into creating a high-quality, linkable asset that lives on your website.
This could be a whitepaper, video, infographic, interactive, or just a great blog article.
Conducting outreach for these resources is far easier and more accepting than to conduct outreach to link back to your homepage.
While SEOs want links to their homepage and money pages, the reality is that publishers are much more link-savvy now. As long as you are optimizing your resource pages appropriately, you can still generate great link juice.
Derek’s points echo the idea of creating value. And he lays out a few ways for doing it. You can create comprehensive guides, checklists, or templates. You can also craft quality content on your blog. The idea is to create something valuable that your community will link to naturally.
See the full article here: https://pagezii.com/blog/link-building/