Two Dozen Ways to Get Backlinks

Two Dozen Ways to Get BacklinksI answered a question today on Yahoo! Answers about ways to get backlinks to your website. Here are 24!

  1. Comments on blogs. Many allow you to input your website URL.
  2. Articles
  3. Directories
  4. Niche directories
  5. Profile links
  6. RSS
  7. Web 2.0 properties like Squidoo, Blogger, and WordPress.com
  8. Social bookmarking / networking sites like digg, twitter, Mr Wong
  9. Facebook
  10. PPC – technically, they are links back to your website that you pay for.
  11. Forum signatures
  12. Forum comments
  13. Press releases
  14. Answer sites like Yahoo Answers πŸ™‚
  15. One-way link services
  16. Hiring somebody on Fiverr (or elsewhere) to link back to your website
  17. Write an ebook, ask people to review your work
  18. Guest blog
  19. Get a guest blogger. He will do what it takes to get his post (on your site) read by others.
  20. Craigslist
  21. ebay
  22. YouTube (put your link right in the description of your uploaded video)
  23. Publish "software" and upload to download.com
  24. Get or make a WordPress theme (PLR or free), put your link in the footer

That's two dozen. All are viable.

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  • This is a great list!  I love when things are made easy.  And this is easy.  This would be a great resource for a newbie to simply follow as a to-do list. 
    The best part of this is in addition to building backlinks, the work you do will drive traffic right away. If you follow this list and put thoughtful and useful content out there, people will click on your link to see what else you have to say.

  • billspaced says:

    @ Mike — Thanks for the comment and kind words! And I agree with you on the double-whammy of backlinks and direct traffic — why not kill 2 very important birds with one stone?

  • suraj says:

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  • Bill Davis says:

    Thank you πŸ™‚

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