Do you remember the life lessons we learned as kids? Sayings like, “Treat others the way you want to be treated,” and, “Don’t count your chickens before they hatch,” were taught to us at a young age to guide us, help us make better decisions, and remind us to be nice to one another.
I can’t speak to whether or not those lessons actually stuck with you or helped you throughout your life. But I can tell you that these lessons can help with your link building… both right now and in the future.
Here are a few of those lessons you may have forgotten:
1. If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again
In Julie Joyce’s recent link week column she noted that “[o]ver the past year, link building has definitely gotten a lot tougher.” She wasn’t kidding! Every week, it feels like something new is no longer considered a legitimate tactic by the almighty Google: guest posts, sponsorships, infographics, widgets… the list goes on and on.