Linking To Products: 3 Simple Ways To Do It In Your Blog or Newsletter

You know you should be linking to¬†products and services more. You’ve got that blog, sitting right there, collecting dust. You’ve got that newsletter, hanging out, waiting to make you some money. And yet you’re not really sure how to do it.

Guru A does it one way, Guru B does it the other way, and your friends give you conflicting advice.

“If you do it like this, nobody will even notice it!”

“If you do it like that, you’ll look desperate!”

“Stop linking so much – you look like a car salesman!”

“You have to link more – you’re too shy!”

How about we make it nice and easy for you?

There are three basic ways to link in text. Each one has different pros and corresponding cons. They each have their uses, and they’re all good in their own way.

Learn what they are and what they’re for, and you can go forth and hawk your wares with charm, grace, and elan.

Shall we?

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5 Reasons Your Bounce Rate Is So High

Share8 Pin Tweet +13 Share4 EmailShares 15Why is my bounce rate so high? That’s one of the first questions that nervous marketers, bloggers, and business owners ask when they first start diving into analytics. Today, we’ll give you 5 reasons. First, a definition of terms. What’s a bounce rate? According to the good people at […]

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3 Huge Myths About SEO for Small Business

Share1 Pin Tweet +12 Share7 EmailShares 10We haven’t talked about SEO in a while. Let’s debunk some myths. 1. Everyone should “do” SEO. Well, first, you can’t really “do” SEO. It’s not a verb. “What are you doing later, James?” “Well, I’m going to SEO for a bit, then maybe drink a bottle of vermouth […]

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