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5 Practical Link Building Strategies for Local Businesses

5 Practical Link Building Strategies for Local Businesses

Start with your own network for easily attainable links - The first step to finding links is to start with the links that are sitting right under nose. For instance, if you sell products, you can always begin with requesting links from the manufacturers you do business with. If you are selling a service, then look for local charter organizations within your market or niche. If you need to join to get listed, then look beyond the link in terms of ROI and see if by joining, you can grow your network larger. A chamber of commerce link may not get you a lot of traffic, but it can expand your network of people who may be able to help your business down the road. Expanding a local business' network is the area of return. Establish a relationship with 3rd party review websites - Review websites are great because they get you listed at places such as Yelp or Urban Spoon. These web...

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