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The 3 Stages Of Link Building: What Links To Build And When

Backlinks are still a highly significant ranking factor. Experts in the industry all agree that backlinks are one of Google’s most looked-at signals when determining a page’s rank. But while the importance of backlinks hasn’t changed, link building best practices certainly have. The biggest challenge SEO gurus and business owners face now is adapting their approach to what actually works today.

Because of all of these changes, backlinking in 2020 can be confusing, even for seasoned SEO practitioners. There are so many kinds of backlinks—the good, the bad, and the terrible. There’s guest posts, citations, and even paid links. And determining which backlinks you should aim for is one thing…and figuring out when to build them, and how to get them is a whole ‘nother ball game.

Considering all the work that goes into link building, it’s no surprise that people get overwhelmed. So, to help give you a jumping-off point, I’ve boiled the entire process down to three easy stages that anyone can follow, even if you’re an SEO n00b.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • What kind of backlinks to build at various stages of your site’s growth
  • When to build different links to maximize returns
  • Other strategies to gain valuable backlinks

Let’s dive right in.

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How Effective Are Guest Posts In 2020? (100 Links Tested)

When Matt Cutts said that guest posting was dead, it sent the SEO community into a tailspin. After all, if Google’s former head of web spam declared it “too spammy” to work, then guest blogging should be scratched off every SEO campaign, right? Well, wrong. Let’s set the record straight: Cuts himself corrected his statement, saying that …

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How To Get High-Quality Backlinks – 28 SEO Experts Share Their Tips

If you want to rank a site one of the most difficult issues is how to get high-quality backlinks. Although some people say they can rank a site with no links, that’s not exactly true. You can rank new pages of a site without actively seeking links IF you already have a huge, established brand …

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How to Get Free, High-Power Backlinks by Leveraging Social Proof

Some of the best backlinks out there can be had for free, as long as you can provide something most brands can’t get enough of: Social proof.

What is social proof? Who wants it? And more importantly…

How do you leverage that desire to get super-powerful free links, free content, and even free stuff delivered to your home?

That’s what you’re going to learn in this guide, along with all the advice you need to do it right the first time. Let’s look at…

  • What is social proof?
  • How the “Social Proof Link Strategy” works
  • Where to find prospects
  • How to craft compelling pitches
  • How to follow up on a successful pitch
  • A look at the crazy results we’ve gotten.  Like this…

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