Link Building

Baiting for Links with Fake Websites

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

I love original and unique ideas that promote themselves. Creating content that spreads is art and you are unable to generate dozens of unique and catchy ideas weekly: sometimes a person creates something truly unique once in a lifetime. Still, there are some tactics behind crafting something that becomes viral. One ...

Behind LinkBait: Word Play and Creative Semantic Constructions in Hot Titles

Monday, September 8th, 2008

I for one am too tired of "linkbaiting" titles (ala "XX lists", rants or how-tos). In an effort to find examples of some creative titles I've been browsing hot Digg posts and the most viral celebrity blog I am aware of - Perez Hilton - to spot some linguistic and ...

Old VS New Link Building Strategies

Sunday, December 2nd, 2007

The Internet is changing rapidly. What seemed to work fine only a few months ago, can now have no effect at all. Thus the skills of an SEO expert cannot be limited to tactics which proved to work for years. Continuous learning and modifying your strategies is a key to ...

4 Advanced Search Commands For Smart Webmasters

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

I am sure that most of you already know and use the following search operators when planning an SEO campaign. But from my own experience, you don't often use even what you are well aware of just because things tend to slip your mind. So that's rather a reminder of ...

Google To Devalue Links?

Sunday, November 25th, 2007

By the recent PR crackdown Google has made it quite clear that paid links can harm both the publisher's and advertiser's websites. They can negatively impact a site’s PR and ranking in SERP. But the problem is that paid links are not so easy to identify. If done carefully they ...