Link Building Tips - SEO Tips
A great way of increasing your sites traffic is to make sure that you have plenty of links pointing to it. A great way to increase passing traffic it will also give you a boost in the search engines.
If you are requesting a link exchange, it is a good idea to have their link in place already. When you email a webmaster and you have already put a link up it can increase the chances of a link back, half the job is done. If they do not link back then you can easily remove it.
If you request the link by email it can be a good idea to include the link back that you want, the title of the link, the exact URL and the HTML code. By providing the code all the webmaster will have to do is copy and paste, it cuts the amount of work they have do.
Look for sites that rank well on the keywords that you would like to rank for yourself. Look through the results and find sites that are not competitors and ask them if they will link to you. These links requests should be high on the list to get.
Head on over to your competitors sites. Check their backlinks and see if you can get any links from the sites that link to them, there is a good chance that you can.
The sites that link to you probably have sites that link to them that may be of interest to you. Have a look and contact them if you think that it is worth it.
When you are emailing people to ask them to link, manually write the email and send them out. An automated email with standard text can be spotted easily. With a personal email, a few written lines directly relating to their site and a reason why a link exchange would be good for both sites there is a good chance of a link.
Try and make sure the text that they link back to you with is descriptive with keywords that are important to you and the page.