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2018’s Top SEO Strategies for Link Building Success
SEO Blog Post


When you are looking for natural or organic way to improve the ranking of your website, you should maximize link building. If you are tired of guessing the next big thing when it comes to link building, read along.

Interesting article from Forbes on Guest Blogging

I will now show you the top five effective strategies of link building in demand this 2018. Below, you can find the top methods:

  • Use of Internal links. This is the most effective method to link building. Majority of top ranking websites are already utilizing this method. It is essential to increase the rankings and visibility of the website to achieve the goal of being on he search engine’s front page.


Top 4 reasons why internal links can be valuable for your site:


  1. When internal links area dded, your page views will be boosted and it can improve its usability by means of anchor text call to action.
  2. They can be helpful for the users to easily navigate the site.
  3. Internal smart linking can help the search engine bots. This can quickly craw and index the other pages of the site.
  4. Internal links is able to spread like juice which can help you get better ranking in search engines.


  • Use of brand mentions and citations. Mentioning of brands is considered the future of link building. It is when the writer mentioned a product or service in her website or blog. Citations on the other hand are also a good building block to get better rankings. This can be time consuming to process manually yet it has several benefits. Some of the benefits would be to help in beating the local competitors, increase website traffics, help your site to appear on the local search result front page and you can also get legitimate leads.
  • Commenting on blogs. Among the easiest yet can also consume some time way of link building is doing blog comments. It is also ideal to locate and comment quality blogs only. To get it done, you can try to follow the advanced Google operators:
  • add new comment” + “your keyword here”
  • “leave a comment” + “your keyword here”
  • “leave a reply” + “your keyword here”
  • “post a comment” + “your keyword here”
  • “your keyword here” + “leave a comment”
  • “your keyword here” + “comment here”
  • “your keyword here” + “add comment”
  • “powered by WordPress” + “your keyword here”
  • “your keyword here” + “you may use these HTML tags and attributes”
  • “your keyword here” + “post a comment”
  • “notify me of follow-up comments ”
  • “your keyword here” + “notify me of new posts”
  • “comments on this entry”
  • “sign in to comment on this entry”
  • “log in or register to post comments”
  • “you must be registered and logged in to leave comments”
  • “this blog uses premium CommentLuv”


Adding links on blog commenting works very well. Some of the benefits are:

* There are quality blogs that have high DA score (Domain Authority) which can be beneficial for the ranking of search engine.

* The search engines can still locate and index your site even if there is a ‘nofollow’ backlink on the blog.

  • 2018 Jacking. Keep in mind that the majority of the market would always want to read posts that are latest, new and updated. Thus, it would be beneficial to add the current year or a call to action terms when thinking of a content title. This can maximize your potential hits to be on the first page of most search engines.

You can try adding the year now ‘2018’ as well as call to action terms like Fastest, Top, Free, Try, Best and others.

  • Sign up as guest blogging.

One of the proven ways to drive quality traffic to your site, increase exposure and build up recognition of the brand is through guest blogging.

The top sites where you can often pitch for guest blogs are Advanced Web Ranking, SEMrush, Upwork, Template Monster, DZone, YourStory, and SiteProNews. The truth is, you can be able to acquire custom author profiles and even backlinks from all these websites.


Top 5 Benefits of Guest Blogging:


  1. Get natural backlinks when you do guest blogs on high authority websites that also wont hurt your blog or site.
  2. This can help you unleash other and greater business opportunities.
  3. This is among the main sources of increased exposure and good traffic.
  4. This can help build relationships or connections that is considered important when it comes to digital marketing. It helps you to establish stronger connection with your market or audience.
  5. Guest blogs on top websites mentioned earlier can increase your chances to capture the interest of a broader market.


Some things to remember when it comes to guest blogging


  • Stop wasting your time on low domain authority websites.
  • Always take time to consider the sites with high following ration or high followers in social media.



Conclusion for Strategies of Link Building

Any SEO campaign needs to take note the importance of link building. Good thing, as online marketers, we are able to depend on using few of the known strategies of link building that will surely deliver its job this 2018.

The mentioned ways and techniques above are ideal ways to put into proper use the strategies of link building so that you can rise ahead of your competitors.

You may want to share your comments below about your previous experience with these methods. How does any of these helped in your SEO? Just comment below.


18 thoughts on “2018’s Top SEO Strategies for Link Building Success

  1. Hello there, just became alert to your blog through Google, and found that it is truly informative. I am gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you continue this in future. Lots of people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  2. I am building links from forums, So i want to know how many backlinks should i build in a day. Is there any limit of building links in a day? If there is then how many links should i build in a day to avoid getting spam.

    Thank you

  3. nice post .I’ve just started a startup business and have struggled to promote it. After reading this article I’ve planned to implement these ideas for my website. Just wanted to know the results out of it?

  4. You are right, link building is one of the prominent ways to increase traffic and rankings on Google. I used to follow the blog commenting and guest posting to get come backlink.

    Thanks for sharing…

  5. Thank you for the information, SEO is constantly on the move thanks to Google algorithm updates. With that in mind, not just any links will do and you have to ensure you are not using any toxic links as the can harm your progress.

  6. Thanks for such a nice blog, Big Rock Designs. I am aware of many link building processes. Rest, I am aware of more from here and all of them are very nice and contains awesome info. Actually, I am pursuing digital marketing course right now and hence looking for such type of blogs to gain more information associated with On-Page SEO.

  7. Hello,
    Short and brief blog are always good to read for link building for any website.
    You include very good point for link building success, i think that is sufficient way or topics for link building success.

  8. Congratulations for your great post about link building. I am a big fan of the broken link building strategy and have had good success with it. My favorite tool is the “Check my links” Google Chrome extension to check web pages for broken links. If I find a broken link, I email the webmaster and ask him/her if they would like to replace it with my link.

    I think the broken link building strategy is a great way to obtain new backlinks because you actually help fellow webmasters fix their websites and you establish a healthy relationship with them in the same time.

    With this one strategy, you get more backlinks, your website ranks higher on Google, and you help the Internet be a better place 🙂

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