Join Peter Kent for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating link bait, part of SEO: Link Building (2015).
Link bait is a simple concept. …You place something on your site that acts as bait for links. …It attracts links. …People link to your site not because you want them to, but because they really want to. …They want to tell people about whatever bait you place there. You place the bait, …then let people know about it and wait for the links to roll in. …These are the very best type of links you can have. …In fact, when Matt Cutts, Google's liaison with the SEO world, fields questions about …linking, link bait is one of the first things he mentions.…
So what is link bait? It's simply something so interesting, or useful, or entertaining, or …funny, or sexy, or intriguing, or perhaps even disgusting or evil that people will link to …it because they just feel the need to tell their friends and colleagues about it. …A classic example is, of course, YouTube, which at the end of the day is all about link bait. …YouTube contains millions of videos and while it's true that many of them are most certainly …
- Understanding Google PageRank results
- Analyzing links
- Building local and directory links
- Working with article syndication services
- Creating link bait
- Distributing links of social networks
- Buying links: the pros and cons
Skill Level Intermediate
Using Accessibility to Improve SEOwith Morten Rand-Hendriksen2h 29m Intermediate
Analyzing Your Website to Improve SEOwith Peter Kent1h 47m Intermediate
1. Link Basics
2. Building Links
3. The Link Game
Next steps for linking3m 27s
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