Ranking your website without backlinks [case studies]

rank without backlinks

It seems that I have been hearing this hundreds of times now: “build it and they will come online is a myth”. I have been also reading statement like “spend 20 percent of your time writing and 80 percent of your time promoting your site (doing outreach for backlinks)”. On the other hand, Google has been encouraging us for years not to actively seek any links to our sites and let all the backlinks happen naturally. Recently I got really curious and decided to find out if there is anybody out there (besides Google), that says you don’t need...

How to get quality backlinks for free in 2019 [free expert resources]

How to get quality backlinks for free

The opinions are divided on whether or not you actually need to actively seek any backlinks to your site. There are discussions everywhere about white hat and black hat link building techniques and how Google can penalise you for the wrong kind of backlinks. Google themselves are saying that we should not be actively building any kinds of backlinks to ours sites at all. Regardless whether you believe that you should or should not be actively building quality backlinks to your site, the fact remains that if other sites link to your site, your site will get traffic sooner....

20 great places to generate blog post ideas every month

If you are passionate about the topic of your blog (or a niche site), you will find it easy to come up with twenty, thirty, fifty topics for your blog posts. But after a while, it may become a little harder to generate blog post ideas and we may need a bit of stimulation from time to time. Before we even get to the core of today’s post, here is an important tip. When you are passionate about your niche, you will often be getting ideas seemingly out of the blue. Make sure you write them down. And if...

7 most popular blog post types that bring visitors to your blog

most popular blog post types

When it comes to attracting visitors to your blog (and keep them coming back for more), nothing works as well as well-researched and insanely useful content. Today we look at the most popular blog post types, which make the process of delivering useful content so much easier. It’s not an accident that Google tends to favour long posts. It’s because they tend to be more informative than their short counterparts and people tend to be spending a lot of time on those pages. Not because the pages are long, but because they find the information included in those long...

How to choose the best topic for your blog

How to choose the best topic for your blog

Finding a topic for your blog can be a daunting task for most of us. Particularly if it’s your first blog. I spent literally days, probably more like weeks, on this step. Admittedly, this is one of the most important steps if not the most important. It can also be one of the hardest, because if you don’t get it right, you may discover very quickly (or worse, months down the line) that you chose a wrong focus for your blog, or a wrong niche altogether. Before we discuss the ‘what’ and the ‘how’, it always pays to have...

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