Tips to build quality links in 2010 - best practices for organic link building by Google.
Use Social MediaHaving a new website & it is not much known then get involved in the community or web2.0 website around your topic.
Use Forums & Blogs
Find forums and blogs related to your website topic. Starts contributing with thread post or comments but do not spam or solicit your website. Interact and share things in positive way.
Building reputation this way can help to attract more visitors and links.
Give Great Content
Google again emphasize “Long lasting, unique and compelling content”. A content people want to read, recommend and obliviously want to share.
Tips to Create Content - LinkBait
“something that lets your expertise shines -- people will want to recommend it to others”Linkbait make people to link your content, earning automatic one way links.
- Write about problems, issue, bug or error which your users might encounter.
- Publish a short tutorial
- Video providing solution
- Practical tool
- Give away Survey or original research results
Social media services constantly growing and entertaining content is being shared in large number. Such social media sites used to start viral marketing to increase the visibility of the site.
Google webmasters also mentioned that:
“We do not recommend counting only on short-lived link-bait tactics. Their appeal wears off quickly and as powerful as marketing stunts can be, you shouldn't rely on them as a long-term strategy or as your only marketing effort.”They also clarify that organic link building strategy is a long term effort.
Also, advice to not to uses illegitimate link building methods such as spammy methods and buying PageRank passing links.
And Link Exchange:
“Randomly exchanging links are the worst ways of attempting to gather links and they're likely to have no positive impact on your site's performance over time.”
If your site's visibility in the Google index is important to you it's best to avoid all above methods.
Have shared some thoughts on directories linksDirectory submissions are mentioned as another way to build links for new websites in the Google index. Mostly use great, on topic, worthy, moderated and well structured directories which add value to the internet.
“Mass submissions, which are sometimes offered as a quick work-around SEO method, are mostly useless and not likely to serve your purposes.”Competitor analysis
Take a look at your competitor website in the market and analyze points which might work for your site success.
And at last use social sharing button to can help spread the word about the great content on your site and draw users' attention.
How to market a new website
Google Webmasters post on Building Quality Links to your site.