High quality backlinks — links to your website from other websites — continue to be important for SEO, and longstanding links can also send traffic. Those links are valuable. However, […]
Category Archives: Linkbuilding
Strategies for On-Line Marketing
Some of our clients have separate public relations, content marketing, and linkbuilding efforts, sometimes spearheaded by different people. But some companies need to choose among the options, and the overlap […]
Multiple Offices and Google Verification
Verifying your business’s location with Google through Google Local+, also known as Google Places, has a number of benefits: You can take control of the map listing that shows up […]
The Appeal of the Fake
For prices starting at $100 a month, a reputation management company in Texas offered to help companies suffering from bad online reviews. Using a combination of automated and human efforts, […]
Where Should You Ask People to Link?
The first step in linkbuilding is to place links in places like Google Places, Brownbook, Thomasnet, Spoke, Blogcatalog, Yelp, and other places where people look for information. Typically, your task […]
Basic Linkbuilding for Today
Linkbuilding is one of the most important things you can do for your website; that’s been true since the Google algorithm was first developed, and it’s still true today. Basic […]
Linkbuilding: not flashy, but effective
Linkbuilding may be the least visible kind of work we do here at Haden Interactive, but every website needs ongoing, quality linkbuilding. Apart from great content, linkbuilding is the most […]
Google Limits Shoddy Linkbuilding
If you own a website, you’ve probably received unsolicited offers to swap links, invitations to buy links, or promises of thousands of links for your website at economical rates. You […]
10 Quick Linkbuilding Ideas
Search engines know that they can’t make judgements about quality of websites as well as humans can on some levels. Bing doesn’t know how beautiful your pictures are, Google can’t […]
5 Linkbuilding Pitfalls to Avoid
I’m consulting this morning with a client who needs ongoing linkbuilding, but wants to have it done in house by employees who have some free time. We get this. If […]
Who’s Worth Getting Links From?
Links from other sites to your site are essential for optimum performance in search. Gaining links takes work. Quality is more important than quantity (though quantity is a good thing, […]
I’ve been reading Outsmarting Google: SEO Secrets to Winning New Business by Evan Bailyn, a new book detailing the brash self-promoter’s secrets of online success. It begins with a bold […]
Never pay for links that look like unpaid links. There are no exceptions to this rule. Having said that, there are plenty of times when paying for a link in […]
BE the Directory
Gathering backlinks or inlinks, links to your site from other sites, is an important part of search engine optimization.
Lab Report: Optimizing Your Site for a Particular Keyword
Keywords are a much-misunderstood subject in SEO, and one of the areas of greatest confusion is the idea of optimizing for a particular keyword.