ezee-options-building online homebased businesses

  "Build work from home online businesses step by step"    

Reciprocal Links Get Attention

Choose reciprocal links with care

Reciprocal links can be a help in getting your new website noticed but care needs to be taken in how you proceed in a reciprocal links program. Don't be so eager to get links that you exchange links with websites that are poor websites, or those that may lose favor with the search engines. Consider that who your website associates with, could also reflect poorly on your website.

Don't exchange links with websites that use black hat tactics. White text on a white background is just one. This allows keyword stuffing and may not immediately be picked up by the search engines, but later down the line it could get them delisted. Sites that have scraped content and pages upon pages of rss feeds are not good reciprocal linking partners either.

Exchange links with websites that provide useful content, and relate in some way to your own website, and that can provide value to your own visitors. Good content, tightly focused, is the best tool you can have in getting your website noticed, getting reciprocal links, and eventually getting one way links.

Reciprocal links checklist:

  1. Does this possible link partner provide good content and services, and are they related in some way to your site?
  2. Are they a site you are proud to have a reciprocal link from, and will your visitors find them useful?
  3. Is there access from their home page to their link directory, and is the link directory on the same domain?
  4. Do they offer a good links page system? In other words, are their links categorized? Do they limit the number of links per page? Avoid sites that have one page of miscellaneous links that go on forever.
  5. Are the links dofollow? Use firefox and their searchstatus extension. It will highlight the nofollow links. Reciprocal links should be dofollow, or they are of no use.

Reciprocal Link Exchange programs

Joining a reciprocal link exchange will speed up the process. Link Metro has both a free and a paid reciprocal link service. Their free program works very well. It is very efficient. Link Market is another free link exchange service. 

I would use these services sparingly and be very selective of those I approved. When I first wrote this page, reciprocal links were of greater value. Today that value has substantially decreased so I don't recommend using too much of your time on this.

You can also find a link exchange on individual websites that you find appealing. This is a one at a time basis, but you will find websites that are very good and compliment your website, so a link exchange can benefit you.

Profitable Home Based Internet BusinessesSubmission To Directories 
 One Way Links

 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