With a new year and new opportunities right around the corner, webmasters and blog owners everywhere are looking for the most effective ways to make their sites stand out, reach a wider audience, and become more successful overall. One of the best ways to do this is with great SEO. And one of the best methods of SEO out there is link building. Below are the top three link building strategies for 2013.
Call on Past Contacts and Build Relationships
Forming great long-term relationships with other bloggers and webmasters is the number one link building strategy. If people like you and like your site, then they will be all the more likely to link back to you. By contacting people that have linked to you in the past at the start of 2013, you are reminding them that you remember them and still care about them. You don’t even have to ask for a link! Simply sending them a hello could be enough in itself to guarantee a link in return. This strategy assumes that you have provided these bloggers and webmasters with unique and reliable content in the past.