It’s long established that guest posts are a great way to get quality backlinks and increase the authority of your site. Well, now along comes link inserts, also known as niche edits.
First off, what are link inserts?
A link insert is when another website simply edits an established page on their website to add a link to your website. So it’s easier than a guest post in that you don’t have to actually create an entire piece of content. All you need to do is find a place on their website where they can relevantly link to a page on your website.
If you can find a spot where your link actually provides value for their website, then they will often to be open to your proposal. But it’s no guarantee. You know how people can be about throwing up random links on their website.
Lion Zeal owner Daryl Roster took time out to make a video about the power of link inserts and why they should be a part of your SEO strategy. It’s definitely worth checking out.
So as a recap, there are two great reasons why you should consider adding link inserts to your arsenal, along with guest posts.
- You don’t have to write an article for a link insert!
- They are cheaper than guest posts!
So what are you waiting for? If you want to give your site a quick SEO boost, either start reaching out to website owners or find a service where you can purchase some link inserts.
If you are going to find your own link inserts, here are some things you want to consider:
- Try to find sites in your niche.
- Find websites that are getting organic traffic from Google.
A lot of people go more in-depth with regards to qualifiers for websites to buy links from. If the site is getting organic traffic from Google then that indicates that it is a quality website.
So in our opinion – YES! – link inserts are better than niche edits.
Now you have all the info you need to start securing some quality links. Yet another tool to put in your SEO tool box. It’s time to make it happen!