How Easy Is It To Actually Bait for Links?



I asked Ann Smarty if she’d be kind enough to give me her thoughts on link bait: Link baiting is an effective technique that should still be thoroughly explored: The effectiveness of the link bait depends on too many (sometimes uncontrolled) factors: social media connections (even not-so-great pieces can hit the front page and gather links if […]

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Bad Neighbourhood = Google Penalty – Do You Link To One?



Unnatural Links From Your Site Any links intended to manipulate PageRank or a site’s ranking in Google search results may be considered part of a link scheme and a violation of Google’s Webmaster Guidelines. This includes any behavior that manipulates links to your site or outgoing links from your site. GOOGLE’S ADVICE ON LINK SCHEMES In 2014, Google […]

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Linkbait Coaching With Lyndon Antcliff (Lyndoman)



Quoted by Times Magazine, quoted in The Sunday Times recently, a shameless linkwhore, a self publicist with a sharp wit with an online avatar the Communist Party would be happy with, Lyndon Antcliff (AKA Lyndoman of Cornwall SEO) is one of the best linkbaiters and SM players in the UK (although he’ll probably consider that […]

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