Create link bait SEO: Link Building


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Creating link bait

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 a...

Creating link bait
Video duration: 4m 36s 2h 24m Intermediate Updated Sep 14, 2015

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