Getting just one link from a high-quality #Website is worth much more than getting links from ten low-quality sites. For evaluating site quality, professionals often refer to a website’s Domain Authority (DA) or Domain Rating (DR) metrics.… It’s a good idea to identify which websites have high-quality content. The higher the quality, the harder it is to get your piece featured.… Like any good relationship, it takes time and effort to establish and maintain, but the more work you put in now, the richer your contextual links will be later!… Written content should be contextual
Sites should link back to your website, where you offer additional information about a related topic on your blog post.… Steer clear of websites providing paid links to anyone, regardless of site relevance and quality. Chances are, these can do you more harm than good.
While building contextual links isn’t the easiest of tasks, there are some ways to go about it. Create content that is worthy of a backlink.… The first key to building contextual links is creating high-quality linkable assets.… When someone decides to give you a backlink, they are effectively recommending you to their audience, so it’s important to write something they want to share with their audience.

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29 Oct
2 ½ years ago, when I started blogging, this was the only #linkbuilding tactic on my arsenal. My main goal back then was just to lead new readers back to my blog through participating on relevant discussions (on other blogs and forums). That paid off. Because I was able to build relationships with other bloggers and I also get click-through traffic from the blog comments and forum contributions I made almost every day If you’re providing great stuff on your site that people can really get value from, then this strategy will certainly be a good fit for you. Find communities that have strong interactions in your space and start getting involved.
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Having a strong following base on different social platforms can help get more eyeballs to your content. The multiplier effect of #socialsharing is very capable of introducing your content to new readers, who might use your content as a reference in their future works.… How to build a strong following base on social networks:
Continuously produce great and shareable content.
Make it easy for your readers to share and follow you on social networks (use social buttons as a call-to-action on your posts) Build or join conversations on social networks where your target audience is.
Share others’ content and let them know about it, particularly individuals who have substantial followers in your niche.
Thank the people sharing your content.
Build alliances.
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28 Oct
Being consistent in regularly #publishing new content on a blog is hard, especially if you have many other things to do. In my case, I try to publish a new post every week.… always make sure that every post that I launch will be useful to my current and future readers, and that’s why I mostly focus on creating evergreen content.… This also allowed me to grow and have a continual increase in readership on my blog, wherein new readers could be future linkers So if a single content can acquire natural links from at least 10 unique linking domains (on an average) on its entire lifetime
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28 Oct
Acquiring links is a vital process in #onlinemarketing, as the practice benefits a site in so many ways, such as in building online brand presence, driving targeted traffic/leads and in getting better search ranking positions. Link building is a byproduct of the collective efforts and initiatives that a brand/business implements to promote and make itself more known to its target audience/customers. Contextual link building requires hard work. It’s all about earning the links, not just building them. Because if your product or service is really good, people will certainly talk about you and definitely share it with other people
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Including contextual links on your #webpage is crucial to SEO. The best websites thrive by fully optimizing contextual links so that they can make the most of their SEO strategy. To optimize each link, the anchor text should be composed of mainly prime keywords.… These prime keywords help search engines determine the relevancy of the text when performing search queries. Higher website relevance will lead to higher search rankings and results.… It is also beneficial to use longer descriptive phrases for your contextual links. By using these "Long-Tail" keywords, search engines evaluate your contextual links as more natural.
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A #ContextualLink is a piece of clickable text (usually a keyword) located in the body of a paragraph that contains similar ideas or context. These links can be natural or artificial.… If they are natural, it means they link to another website voluntarily. If they are artificial, it means they have been manually posted.… An example of an artificial link is when one of your guests post a link back to your website/blog. When used properly, contextual links can help boost your SEO scores leading to higher popularity and credibility among search engines
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