ezee-options-building online homebased businesses

  "Build work from home online businesses step by step"    

One Way Links

One way links take some work, but they are the best links you can get for promoting your website. Th   e very best one way links are those that are included in the content of another website, directing visitors to your website. These are very hard to get and come only after you are established and found to offer something of value to another website's visitors.

Until that great day happens, you will have to pursue one way links through any credible means you can find. Some of those will be directory submission, social bookmarking, and blog comment.

Although directory submission were a great place in the past to get one way link, they have lost much of their power. They still have a small place in marketing a website, but don't deserve as much attention as in the past. One thing to consider when you do use directories, you want one way links, so I never use them if they require a reciprocal link.

When seeking one way links, DMOZ is the first directory to submit to. All directories have rules, most are very similar, but you need to read and follow them. DMOZ in particular has rules that should be strictly followed. Read about DMOZ guidelines.  Once you have submitted to DMOZ move on. Getting into DMOZ is really a leg up, but it won't happen for a long time, so just do the submission and move on.

Web 2.0 and one way links

While directories and reciprocal links have lost much of their power on the net, be encouraged, when one thing fades on the internet it is replaced with something else. And that something else today is web 2.0, interactive sites such as facebook, digg, and blogs.

Social bookmarking

There are many social bookmarking sites on the internet and they all present possibilities for the online marketer to get a good word in about what they are promoting. Just do a search for bookmarking sites or have a look at this page which has a massive list of social bookmarking sites.

You can sign up and use these sites. Do use some judgement when you are promoting your site in this way though. Bookmark other sites and write some blurbs of interest about them in addition to promoting just your own site. This will appear far more natural, look much less self-serving and be of benefit to you.

It is best if you open an email just for this purpose, and use that email exclusively for login and communication with these sites, because you will get mail. You can get a free email at Gmail.

Blog Comments

Blog comments are another way to get one way links. You will want to choose blogs related to your niche and ones which support dofollow. You can use firefox to see if they are dofollow.

Each blog handles comments differently. Some allow anchor text inside the comment, some only allow a link in the name you use etc. You will catch on as you go to different blogs.

To get your comment approved it is wise to again use some judgement. Don't just think you can go and say something like "great post" "interesting stuff", and get approved. The site is giving you a one way link. Give something in return. Read or at least scan the post. Write a couple of short paragraphs making a reference to something specific in the post, or ask a question relating to something specific in the post. Contribute!

The reason bloggers allow comments is because it builds fresh content on their site. When those commenting make a contribution to the discussion that relates to the topic of the post it is in the blogger's best interest.

When making blog comments, it is also to your best interest to contribute something of value. Helping to maintain the integrity of the blog gives your link more value. And you may want to make return visits and post comments to future posts. Thing about it. It's a win-win!

Next you'll find information about another good way to bring your website one way links, traffic and credibility. Let's look at article submission as a way to get one way links.

Profitable Home Based Internet Businesses | Reciprocal Links Get Attention | Article Submission

 Ezee Options-Starting A Business Online

AddThis Social Bookmark Button  

website design software

Domain Registrations starting at $9.98*

Unique Article Wizard - Join Now!

 Profitable Home Based Internet Businesses
 Marketing Online-How To Best Use This Website
 Internet Marketing
 Affiliate Marketing
 Affiliate Marketing How-To
 Affiliate Marketing How-To Page 2
 Niche Marketing
 Self Publishing
 Marketing Tangible Products
 Dropship | Ecommerce Web Site Development
 Online Auctions
 Research What To Market Online
 Blogs and Blogging
 Blog Settings
 Wordpress Plugins-An Overview
 Data Backup and Organization of Your Business
 Starting a Business
 Search Engines
 Search Engine Placement
 Keyword Suggestion Tools
 Web Site Design
 Website Builders or WYSIWYG
 Domain Name and Web hosting
 Home Based Business Checklist
 Website Promotion
 Link Popularity
 Link Management With Link Machine
 Managing Links With SEO Elite
 SubmissionTo Directories
 Directory Submission
 Reciprocal Links Get Attention
 One Way Links
 Article Submission
 Article Submission Page 2
 PPC or Pay Per Click
 Email Marketing
 Promoting a Website
 Social Bookmarking
 Tips for Newbies
 Traffic Exchanges, Safelists
 Search Skills
 Be Professional
 Webmaster Tools
 Software And Internet Marketing Services
 Content Using Articles
 Keyword tools
 Website Builders
 Virus Protection
 Data Backup
 Useful online tools
 Articles Website Design
 Articles Website Income
 Articles Site Promotion
 Articles Miscellaneous content
 Site Map

Certified iSafeSite Member