Small Biz Tip: 4 Smart Ways to Cultivate Backlinks -
Follow Us:
Small Biz Tip: 4 Smart Ways to Cultivate Backlinks
Marketing and design

Backlinks are when another website links to yours, usually through your content. The bottom line about backlinks: They can really help boost your SEO. The more backlinks you get, the higher your site ranks in search engine results, since backlinks show that other websites value your content. The simplest way to cultivate backlinks is to add a backlink plugin to your blog site. Plugins do everything from checking to make sure the backlinks are working to making it easier for others to grab a URL. Social media can help too. When you share a link from your website on social media, there’s a good chance someone in your social media circles will see it and share. Next, try offering a guest blog post to another website and ask if it can include backlinks to your website. Finally, make sure you’re constantly creating new, informative content that others will want to backlink.

Want more online marketing tips? Register for the Small Business Forum Online. Being a member of the Small Business Forum enables you to ask questions about online marketing, comment on our numerous articles, get to know other small business owners and receive special offers on business services from our partners. Sign up now to accelerate your online marketing potential!

Rieva Lesonsky

Rieva Lesonsky

Rieva Lesonsky is CEO of GrowBiz Media, a media and custom content company focusing on small business and entrepreneurship. Email Rieva at, follow her on Google+ and, and visit her website,, to get the scoop on business trends and sign up for Rieva’s free TrendCast reports.
Rieva Lesonsky

Latest posts by Rieva Lesonsky (see all)

Rieva Lesonsky


Loading Facebook Comments ...
Join the Small Business Forum Community
The Small Business Forum is a place where small business owners can learn, ask questions, and share advice on how to succeed online
Skip to toolbar