|Forum: Link Development|
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|1:|| February 2014 Link Building Blog Post Roundup|
"The link building month of February 2014 actually started in late January when Matt Cutts called for SEOs to stick a fork in it."
|Feb 14, 2014|
|2:|| PR Zero - Worth Getting a Link?|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss link building metrics that have more or less replaced Toolbar PageRank for judging the worth of a link project.
|Oct 31, 2013|
|3:|| Collateral Damage from Link Removal Requests Related To Google Penguin|
A web publisher attributes the loss of links to link removal requests received by other web publishers spooked by Google's Penguin. [br][br]
|June 10, 2013|
|4:|| How to Discover Bad or Spammy Links|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss techniques to find bad or spammy links.
|June 2, 2013|
|5:|| Have Facebook "Likes" Become The New Link Citation|
Acquiring "Likes" is, at this moment, going to be the landrush for gaining higher rankings in Facebook Social Search.
|Jan 16, 2013|
|6:|| Google Updated Link Schemes Page Includes "Widely distributed links in the footers"|
Google recently updated its Link Scheme page and it's surprising to see some of the web's basic linking activity now indicated as unnatural links which violate Google's guidelines.
|Oct 10, 2012|
|7:|| Link Development and Building on a Budget|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss how to build links to your site on a micro-budget.
|July 24, 2012|
|8:|| Top Ten Strategies For Dealing With Poisoned Inbound Links|
Web publishers discuss strategies for dealing with poisoned inbound links.
|July 23, 2012|
|9:|| Link Development: Including Backlinks on Plugins|
Link Building Strategies - WebmasterWorld Members discuss the pros and cons of building backlinks with plug-in attribution links.
|May 7, 2012|
|10:|| Link Building Targeted by Google Spam Date 04-24-2012|
Another round of Google tweaks, including some to catch link manipulators.
|Apr 26, 2012|
|11:|| Google Algo Changes March 2012 and How It Affects Links|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss how Google's latest changes affect links.
|Apr 11, 2012|
|12:|| February 2012 Panda Update Affects Link Evaluation|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss the signals related to the topic of the linked page.
|Mar 5, 2012|
|13:|| Link Development: Building Links to Pages That Link Back|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss link development ideas.
|Feb 10, 2012|
|14:|| How to Get Four .edu Backlinks In Three Days|
WebmasterWorld Members' practical advice on how to get .edu backlinks.
|Jan 13, 2012|
|15:|| 15 Latest and Best Link Development Ideas|
WebmasterWorld Members review some of the latest and best link development ideas.
|Dec 2, 2011|
|16:|| Links From General Directories - Are They Worth It?|
WebmasterWorld Members review the latest thinking on links from general, non-specific directories.
|July 23, 2011|
|17:|| How to Allocate a 10k/Month Link Development Budget|
WebmasterWorld Members review ideas and suggestions on how best to allocate a $10,000 link development budget.
|July 16, 2011|
|18:|| Link Quality - Is it Necessary to Rank Nowadays?|
WebmasterWorld Members review the aspect of link quality in ranking.
|July 13, 2011|
|19:|| How To Get Links For New Sites|
I am not one for buying links other than the odd link here and there. I get several thousand daily uniques to my biggest sites without hardly ever engaging in link buying.[br][br]But what if you are just starting out in a niche where there are big competitors who have have thousands of links pointing to them, often obtained in the days when they were so easy to come by when people linked freely without giving it a second thought. These days people tend to link mostly to sites that are extremely reputable and large in size and well known on the web. What then? How is one ever to catch up with big competitors if they can't get links?
|May 19, 2011|
|20:|| Research on Google's Panda and Link Exchanges|
Make no mistake about it: Panda is Google's way of reminding would-be corrupters and despoilers of the Word Wide Web search industry, an industry that Google "owns" (or at least thinks it does), that payback is a bitch, that the time for payback is now, and that the payback penalties may be severe.
|May 3, 2011|
|21:|| Link Building Games and Schemes|
What has the link building business gotten into![br][br]WebmasterWorld members debate the common, time wasting approach to asking for links.
|Feb 24, 2011|
|22:|| Training a Link Development Team|
Creating campaigns, choosing the direction to move forward should be handled by a point person for the link building account.[br][br]The grunt work can be done through scripted responses by employees who do not need to know the higher level information, who may not be able to handle higher level information, but are perfectly capable to handle the routine scripted responses.
|Jan 29, 2011|
|23:|| Using Broken Links As An Opportunity For New Link Requests|
"A WebmasterWorld Member tip to help find new link opportunities."
|Nov 7, 2010|
|24:|| Automated Forum Profile Link Building: Does it Work?|
"WebmasterWorld members debate whether automated forum profile link building works."
|Nov 6, 2010|
|25:|| Link Development: Text Link vs Alt Image|
"WebmasterWorld Members offer creative advice and new ideas on the Text Link Vs Image Link problem."
|Oct 25, 2010|
|26:|| Yahoo Closes New Directory Listings In UK|
"The Yahoo! UK and Ireland Directory will be shutting down on 18th of November 2010."
|Oct 18, 2010|
|27:|| The Link Challenge|
"Quality websites either ignore link requests, or demand cash - the end resource is no longer a factor in people giving out links."
|Oct 17, 2010|
|28:|| Buy Dropped Domains for the Link Pop and Backlinks|
"A few years ago I developed the strategy of buying dropped domains with good backlinks and pagerank, and either 301-ed them to one of my main sites, or host them with a bit of content, and link them to my sites. Now, years later, some of those still bring in nice traffic and PR."
|Sept 2, 2010|
|29:|| Optimal Anchor Text Link Length|
"I've always been curious of external linking strategies but not sure if I've heard opinions on the strength of a four or five word link."
|Aug 4, 2010|
|30:|| Testing Relative or Absolute Links: Which are Better For SEO|
"WebmasterWorld members review and test absolute and relative links to try and establish which works best from an SEO perspective."
|July 18, 2010|
|31:|| Links 2010. How can I Get The All Fabled One Way Link?|
As rare as a unicorn? "Oh, I need help in finding one way links, day after day, I'm after it and it's a slow crawl, anybody have any advice, besides, keep at it?"
|June 30, 2010|
|32:|| Defining A Relevant Link With The View To Give Best Value|
"Let say you have a hotel booking site that specializes in hotels in the Toronto area. Assume that you are trying to rank for Toronto Hotels. Does that mean that you would be better off only exchanging links with hotel sites whose websites had 'Toronto Hotels' as their main keyword density?"
|May 26, 2010|
|33:|| Buying Dropped Domains for Link Development|
"Recently I found a nice typo domain for a competitors' generic keyword domain and could not resist."
|May 25, 2010|
|34:|| The New Face Of Link Building|
"In years past I'd put up great content and then go actively seeking links. And I'd get them. Not all the time, but I'd get reasonable response. Hard work paid off. That's not been my experience in the last few months."
|May 17, 2010|
|35:|| Is it Time to Put SEO on a Shelf as a Traffic Source?|
"Some webmasters have changed their focus to branding, word-of-mouth and diversification of traffic sources instead of SEO ... increasingly things that were considered white-hat before are being treated as undesirable..."
|May 6, 2010|
|36:|| Paid Links: Are They Really So Risky?|
"I'm seriously starting to question how big the risk is. More to the point, I'm starting to think that the risk is minimal."
|Apr 14, 2010|
|37:|| PageRank Still A Factor In How Webmasters Perceive A Site's Value|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss how and why so many webmasters still see Google PageRank as a definitive factor on a site's value."
|Mar 30, 2010|
|38:|| One Or Two Good Links Could Make A Site|
"Can a few exceptional links be enough to push a site into the top ten? WebmasterWorld members discuss their experiences."
|Mar 19, 2010|
|39:|| Link Building and Development Case Study|
"I've just launched a new website and am going to back it up with a link building campaign."
|Feb 14, 2010|
|40:|| The Benefits of Self Referencing Links|
"I put up a paragraph on the homepage talking about say 'red widgets in oklahoma'. Then I link those words (red widgets in oklahoma) right back to the homepage. In other words, my homepage links to itself, with some nice juicy text."
|Feb 6, 2010|