Link Building Guide: How to Acquire & Earn Links That Boost Your SEO

Search Engine Journal’s must-read link building guide just got a major refresh.

Our updated guide, Link Building Guide: How to Acquire & Earn Links That Boost Your SEO, will teach you effective link building strategies and how to do them right.

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Forget about those old-fashioned (and ineffective) link building tricks.

Today, it’s all about earning and acquiring quality links with a fully integrated marketing strategy.

This is not a simple how-to list.

In partnership with Purelinq, Internet Marketing Ninjas, and Base Search Marketing, we created this ebook to help make every link builder’s life easier.

This comprehensive guide will show you why, when, and how you should execute each link building technique to get the results you need to grow your business.

Link Building Guide: How to Acquire & Earn Links That Boost Your SEO

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Read Link Building Guide: How to Acquire & Earn Links That Boost Your SEO to discover:

  • How to take advantage of proven link building tactics and boost your SEO performance.
  • What are the benefits of using a particular link building technique and what results to expect.
  • Which tools can help you manage your link building efforts.
  • The suggested timeframe for implementing each tactic.

Plus, get a copy of our Link Building Checklist which maps out the tactics for you to implement.

Our Link Building Guide is divided into 39 easy-to-digest chapters authored by some of the smartest SEO and link building practitioners today.

  • Introduction: A Link Building Checklist to Earn More & Better Links
  • Chapter 1: Why & How to Tackle Technical SEO Before Link Building
  • Chapter 2: Affiliate Link Building: How to Do It the Right Way
  • Chapter 3: Broken Link Building: What You Need to Know to Get Links
  • Chapter 4: How to Spy on Your Competitors to Capture Similar Links
  • Chapter 5: How to Use Controversy to Get High-Quality Links
  • Chapter 6: 11 Ways to Build Links Through Content Marketing
  • Chapter 7: How to Create & Use Data-Driven Content for Link Building
  • Chapter 8: How to Use Relevant, Targeted Directories for Link Building
  • Chapter 9: How to Use Ego Bait Content to Attract Links & Generate Leads
  • Chapter 10: Link Building with Local Charities & Events
  • Chapter 11: How to Use Guest Blogging for Natural Link Building
  • Chapter 12: Giving Back to Get: 5 Ideas to Build Links by Helping Others
  • Chapter 13: Image Link Building: How to Use Visual Content to Earn More Links
  • Chapter 14: 5 Types of Interactive Content to Attract Valuable Links
  • Chapter 15: Everything You Need to Know About Internal Link Building
  • Chapter 16: Link Gratitude: Give Some Thanks After Someone Links to You
  • Chapter 17: What Is Link Reclamation & How to Regain Lost Link Value
  • Chapter 18: Want Links? Here’s How to Create Link-Worthy Content
  • Chapter 19: A Guide to Local Citation Building
  • Chapter 20: How to Earn Links by Doing Something Truly Newsworthy
  • Chapter 21: How to Build Links via Non-Traditional Email Outreach
  • Chapter 22: How to Use Podcasts for Link Building
  • Chapter 23: The PR Process That Drives Hundreds of Links Times After Time
  • Chapter 24: How to Build Links Using Q&A Sites
  • Chapter 25: iHeartLinks: How to Get Some Link Love from Radio Stations
  • Chapter 26: Reciprocal Links: Do They Help or Hurt Your SEO?
  • Chapter 27: Relationship Building: How to Earn Trust & High-Quality Links
  • Chapter 28: How to Get Backlinks with Resource & Links Pages
  • Chapter 29: 5 Ways to Use Social Profiles to Get Quality Links
  • Chapter 30: How to Get Quality Links with Thought Leadership & Speaking
  • Chapter 31: Take a Stand: Building Links Through Social Responsibility
  • Chapter 32: How to Build Links Using Testimonials & Reviews
  • Chapter 33: How to Earn Links by Creating Free Tools: 5 Examples
  • Chapter 34: How to Use Trending Topics to Build Links & Boost Traffic
  • Chapter 35: How to Turn Unlinked Brand Mentions Into Links
  • Chapter 36: How to Use Video for Link Building
  • Chapter 37: 18 Popular Link Building Tactics You Should Actually Avoid
  • Chapter 38: 10 Bad Links That Can Get You Penalized by Google

EXPERT AUTHORS INCLUDE: James Brockbank, Anna Crowe, Andrew Dennis, Jessica Foster, Brian Harnish, Adam Heitzman, Jason Hennessey, Kristopher Jones, Julie Joyce, Jeremy Knauff, Julia McCoy, Jesse McDonald, Tom McLoughlin, Roger Montti, Brock Murray, Maddy Osman, Chuck Price, Kevin Rowe, Alexandra Tachalova, and Shelley Walsh.

Download the full ebook to start earning more and better links from your campaigns.