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Building links is like collecting stones for a living - you feel worthless

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by vinniffa, Dec 20, 2012.

  1. vinniffa

    vinniffa Junior Member

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    Man, is it just me?

    To me, building links manually (where the gems are) sounds like a huge waste of time.. I wish that I could use that time creating content and see the same results.
     
  2. GiorgioB

    GiorgioB Supreme Member

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    There are a lot of contradictions in your sentence.. you say building links 'sounds' like a waste of time.. yet you say you wish you didn't have to do it.

    Also, you say that you wish you could achieve the same results with content, so you are confirming that link building gives results.. how is that a waste of time?

    Anyway, to answer your question (not sure it was a question), you can mix automated and manual links, but make sure you also provide fresh and useful content. Both are important and neither are a waste of time.
     
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  3. dariobl

    dariobl BANNED BANNED

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    It's important to have high quality backlinks in tier 1 ( the backlinks which point directly to your site ) and they SHOULD be done manually to get best possible results, all other tiers can be used with automatically link building tools, the high tier you go, bigger blast you do.
     
  4. vinniffa

    vinniffa Junior Member

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    lol

    it was just cheap philosophy.. the contradictions are there cause English is not my mother tongue ;)

    I meant that I know how valuable it is.. it's just that while doing it (building the links), it feels like you are wasting your time, creating a stupid profile page on a website you'll never visit, so you can have a goddamn link.
     
  5. amoore9900

    amoore9900 Regular Member

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    I have switched to tier 1 links manually the stick rate seems a lot better, and better sites. I use custom automated programs for the other tiers.
     
  6. Adam718

    Adam718 Senior Member

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    Don't JUST create manual backlinks. The truth is, unless your keywords are low competition, you're going need a lot of backlinks to outrank the top dogs. So you should be using automated backlinks as well, just try to spin the articles for them well.
     
  7. moonlighsunligh

    moonlighsunligh Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Manual links builging is the same as automated if you do the automation well. Good zennoposter templates for web 2.0 sites, make much better accounts, than most putsourcesrs can.

    It is how you build links, not what do you use to do it.
     
  8. The SEO

    The SEO Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Link building manually isn't like a collecting stones, if you do it really well and honestly...
    Just let me know how do you submit the article on Ezine automatically?
     
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    Jasonlf Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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  10. Asif WILSON Khan

    Asif WILSON Khan Executive VIP Premium Member

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    no matter what task you are carrying out there will always be other things to be done and not all of them are enjoyable.
    when doing something that gets you down just think of the end result, keep your goals focused and it will be easier

    also if you really hate something get somebody else to do it !
     
  11. daveguy

    daveguy Power Member

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    build whitehat links. They're more fun. Build relationships with people in your business. Help them out and they'll help you. Make friends. It will make your link building job more fun and more effective.
     
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