Before thinking about the benefits of link building services, it is important to understand what link building services are. Link building is creating ties to a website to boost the popularity, it’s about the number of votes, links, particularly one-way links you have compared to your competition, but more importantly, these votes or links must be coming from other valuable websites related to your topic and industry. A consistent approach to developing quality one-way links plays a critical role in your websites ranking.
When undertaking a link building project, there are three criteria to have in mind:
– Quantity of links: It is better to have large number of links
– Quality of links: Better the quality of pages and websites from which the links are obtained, greater the weight of those links to the overall link popularity of a site
– Relevance of links: Greater the relevance of the sites from which the inbound links are obtained, better the results will be with the overall off-site SEO efforts.
Focusing on the link building campaign based on the previously mentioned aspects will lead to achieving optimum results. Google will give higher rank to a site with 500 links all pointing to different pages on a site than it will a site with 750 links all pointing to the homepage.
Link exchange programs can be used to acquire high volumes of links in an effort to boost rankings. The traits of a website that participates in such a program are a high percentage of inbound links all pointing to the same destination URL.
Just like any other tactic that becomes popular it often finds itself being abused by unethical SEO’s. And just like with previous tactics, such as stuffing the meta keywords tag, the major search engines adjust their algorithms to filter out websites that employ these tactics from their results.
If you are at all interested in driving qualified traffic to your web site and in developing relationships with suppliers of complementary products and services, you should spend some time learning about web page link building strategies. Link building is much easier if your website is a valuable source of topical information and you have attained a high level of expertise.
When the time comes to manage the process of soliciting and adding inbound links to your web pages, there are many details that will influence the success or failure of your program. You must carefully choose your link partners and directories and be prepared to suggest the link page location as well as the makeup of the link itself.
The whole purpose of using link building services is to have each page of the website optimized for the best keyword, to have the laborious task of systemically creating the links outsourced, which can often be in the 000’s for the highly competitive terms. The closer to the top of the search results you are for your keywords the better the return on investment, but that depends on the keywords.