Relationships are the name of the game when it comes to the modern Internet and there is no better way to build solid relationships quickly and easily than guest blogging. While many Internet authorities consider guest blogging to be a powerful and useful tool, there are others who have expressed concern about the possibility to misuse the popular method of communication.
SEO expert, Kristi Hines, spoke about building relationships with guest blogging:
“I’ve built great blogging relationships through guest posting on other blogs as well as inviting others to guest post on my own. The strongest relationships you will build with other blogs are the ones on sites where you contribute regularly vs. submitting one-off posts.” Read the full article on seomoz…
Becoming a successful guest blogger has a way of taking new bloggers by surprise. They begin by submitting a post or two, and after a while, they start to receive requests for more contributions. So contining making valuable posts, study hard and become an expert guest blogger:
Guest blogging queen, Ann Smarty described how she got her start as a guest blogger:
“It somehow happened without me trying too much. I started blogging and was invited to guest post at Search Engine Journal. I didn’t even know what a guest post was and was too humble to even include an “About author” page. Then guest posting invites kept coming. I saw traffic and more people recognizing me as an expert. I saw the benefit! So I started guest blogging actively. Then the idea of MyBlogGuest was born and my name became associated with “guest blogging” because of it. I started to guest post even more promoting MyBlogGuest. It was promoted 100% with my guest posts: no paid reviews, no ads, just “free” guest posts. And it started growing! I guess that’s the best evidence of the benefits of guest blogging.” Read the full article on seomoz…
Experts offer a word of cation against being overly aggressive or loading your guest blog posts with too many links or spam filled content. Google and several other search engine have begun to take steps to deal with these issues and guest bloggers need to exhibit common sense and good internet manners when posting. Demanding links is a sure fire way to get in hot water with search engines and blog owners.
Avoid posts like this:
“In exchange for this free article, we simply ask that you provide us two links in the author bio of our article to our website. Of course you will be able to decline the article if you are not satisfied with the content or with the linked URL. I am always open to hearing any ideas you might have. Here are my previously submitted posts in similar topics in different websites.” Read the full article on search engine world…
Matt Cutts of Goggle spoke on the issue of Goggle penalizing guest bloggers for loading their posts with excessive links and spam:
So there you have it. A brief introducing to the dynamic world of guest blogging. Keep you posts relevant, be polite and positive and avoid being a search engine spammer. You may find that guest blogging is just what the doctor ordered to help you succeed on the information super highway and build valuable business relationships.