topr8 - 9:07 am on Feb 2, 2011 (gmt 0)
>>I think it was the poster who goes by the name 'wheel' who mentioned in another thread that his most effective link building tool is the telephone
yes, for me too, although face to face contact even better - hard to build volume this way but i'm like the OP and am actually looking for traffic from links - however you need to be known in the business/niche to do this ... or just get yourself out to trade shows and the like
>>quality of the other site rather than its current google PR.
me i'm more interested in the quality of the page that is linking out to me, a long list of links even if all on topic aren't much help, how many clickthroughs are you going to get that way