If link building is one of the strategies you use to rank higher in search engines, then you should have your eyeballs zoomed in on this article. Today I am going to talk about how to build backlinks through forum posting, social bookmarking and Yahoo Answers.
By reading this article you'll add 3 more effective ways to increase the link popularity of your site, resulting in better rankings, more traffic and hopefully more money in your bank account. That is the end result everyone desires and if we work smart and hard enough, we can achieve it.
Forums are a great way to interact with your possible customers. You can ask questions, provide answers, thus way your name becomes more popular and you come across as an expert in your niche. In the signature of your posts, you'll have a link pointing back to your site.
By hanging around on forums, you'll get a better feel on what people actually want, what are their main concerns and which are their most urging problems that need a fast resolve. It makes it easier to sell them the solution to their most urgent problems.
You can apply the same strategy on Yahoo Answers website. Ask questions, provide answers and link back to your website. A cool trick you can use here is if you already have an article published on Ezine Articles, you should use Yahoo Answers to link back towards that article.
As a result, your article will get more views, become more popular and chances are, your article will be published in the most viewed section of that article directory. When that happens, the amount of traffic to your website will increase exponentially.
Social bookmarking is another powerful link building method which is actually encouraged by Google. I heard one of the Google representatives talking about how you can increase your website's link popularity through social bookmarking sites. This tactic will help you create a huge number of backlinks to each article you bookmark.
On top of that, if you provide great value in your article, people are going to love it and let their friends know about your article and consequently your website.
I hope my article showed you and convinced you about the benefits of link building through social bookmarking, forum posting and Yahoo Answers. The ball is in your court now and it's up to you whether you are going to take action or just sit on it.