5 Essential Ways To Build Links For Your Blog

Am I wrong in saying that everyone loves success? I don’t think many differ but how many of us do succeed in what we do? not many I suppose. Success in blogging is also not like picking sand from the ground, but it is also not as hard to find water in a desert. The best companion for a blog is always search engine and if you want to make your blog popular you have to be friendly with him.

Search Engine Optimization commonly referred to as SEO can bring in tons and tons of traffic but for that your site needs to be SEO friendly. Now coming back to our article of building up links and yeah, backlinks play a major role in SERP as well as bringing in new visitors to your site. We will discuss some tips here.

1. Guest Articles

Writing guest article has to be awarded as the best way to get links and traffic. Almost many big and high quality blogs offer a place to write guest articles and a link back as well. By doing this you not only get diverted traffic from their blog to yours but also a better response from search engines. HellBound Bloggers (HBB) allows guest blogging and you can see the benefits here. You can also check the best PR 6 blogs to write guest posts.

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2. Forum Discussions

Forums are great place to start putting up your links. For that you need to look up for forums in your niche of blogging. Many forums do not allow links till you have put a minimum number of threads and posts, so first try to solve problems by giving precise answers.

3. Youtube

If you are really good in tutorials or have a good sense of posting videos then you can certainly try it on YouTube. Not only can you advertise your link in the video but even place a link on your video page. It will be like the one below.

YouTube Links

Similarly you can also boost your blog’s traffic by creating viral YouTube videos.

4. Comment regularly

One of the easiest ways to get a link to your blog/site is to comment on others blog regularly. The more regularly you comment more are the chances that you will new visits from the blog you commented. This can be really beneficiary because visitors like those can be come your regular readers if you have the quality and articles to interest them. Commenting on do-follow blogs can help you in SEO as well. Brand your comments to drive traffic to your blog.

5. Develop themes/plugins

If you are good in PHP and CSS then you can probably develop your own themes/plugins. The benefit of doing so is that you can place your links while coding it up. Promoting it might not be a problem as in blogging community, mostly all of them are kind and sensible enough to post about it.

This article is written by Sandeep Singh. He blogs at Technoleash a blogging portal for tech enthusiasts.

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Sandeep Singh is the editor of Technoleash. He is a Engineering student and Blogger. He owns almost 10+ blogs and he is trying his best to start'em. Connect with him on .

20 thoughts on “5 Essential Ways To Build Links For Your Blog”

  1. I hav doubts with creation of backlinks to my site but u explained clearly from this article thnx to HBB.

    1. Yea mate, not sure whether it could become a good backlink, but it will be similar to the links on your social media profiles, essential ones. πŸ™‚

  2. Guest posting is the best way to get traffic to you site . You can also submit you site to social bookmarking like digg because if your story published to these site then you will get ton of traffic to you site and also you will get backlinks

  3. Due to time restraints, commenting works just fine for me and is the easiest in my opinion.

  4. guest writing and commenting makes most part of the Link building.. other all are also an alternative but mainly these two are the most used..

  5. Doing social bookmarking of you blog and blog post and artical submission is also a good way to get quality back link to increase your blog post ranking in search engine

  6. Great post regular comments and directory submissions are important to do weekly set up a schedule so you can keep a steady flow of backlinks.

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  7. Youtube links are great for getting targeted visitors but they usually do not pass link juice that can help with search engine rankings. This is why I prefer guest posting on high profile authority blogs.

    1. I agree ! But link is a link and if your video is quite popular, the think how many visitors you can get with that link

  8. Back link is one of the best directions to bring new visitors into our web site and get high ranking for their sites. Thank you so much for sharing your post on here πŸ™‚

    1. I suggest Digital point forums… they have high traffic good PR, allows you to promote your site through signature and through certain boards.

      1. Yeah, DIgital point is a very good forum . Once you contribute something over there , then you can share links as well.

  9. It's always good to sum up essential tips about blogging. I have come across blogs with similar posts as this and these tips are just coming again and again. But I actually don't mind if I bump into similar posts. These essential things somehow fades away through time and being brought up again in this topic is good since it reminds me of the good ways to improve my business. So thanks for this post. πŸ˜‰

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