On Shoutmeloud we have covered many articles on generating links for your blog because it is the best way to get good ranking in search engines. Few of them are:
- Benefits and Tips for Outbound Links
- Backlinks Strategies for Getting High Google PageRank
- Interlink your old blog post to keep your visitor stay long
- Reciprocal Links for Search Engines
Apart from the above ways to build links there is one more important aspect of building link that is Linkbait. Linkbait is the content, image or any blog post which helps you to build lots of links from different websites. Thus Linkbaiting is a technique or strategy which helps you to get links from different source for your blog and helps you to drive traffic.
Just like other ways to build links and traffic for your blog, linkbaiting also have ethical and unethical ways to generate link. Unethical ways would be spamming or writing useless content etc. I won’t ever suggest you to go ahead with such unethical way. Rather I would suggest you few tips which are ethical and can sure drive huge traffic to your blog.
Here are 5 tips to use linkbaiting to generate links:
I always emphasis on having quality content in my articles because I think this is the best way to generate links and it is the most important part of blogging. The only best way to attract traffic in ethical way is to provide the articles which your readers are looking for. You can check out few important posts about writing quality articles:
Giveaways and contests
Blog contest and giveaways are good away to attract links and traffic. Whenever you are having contest on your blog make sure that you do proper promotions like using social networking websites or blog contest promotion websites where you can get good and quality links.
Directories and blog carnivals
Submitting your articles to different directories like MyBlogLog with your blog’s link will help you to get targeted traffic and incoming links. There are many blog carnivals running online which are also helpful to promote your blog and build links.
Commenting is another way to build links for your blog. Always prefer to comment on the blogs having same niche as yours. If possible try to comment on blogs having good PR and do follow option. This way you will get incoming links from targeted blogs and also those would be quality links.
There are plenty of social networking websites like Twitter/ Facebook/ Digg etc., get active on them and build community with other bloggers of same niche. It will help you exchange links and best way to meet like-minded friends to share information.
Here are few easy and working tips for Linkbaiting. If you are aware of more tips, do share with us.
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