Link building creates an unique identification to your store. Over the internet, there are too many sites displaying many things a human wants. This article is about, how to build links on other sites and how to get quality backlinks to generate great revenue, obtain high search engine rankings and sales.
1. List Your Site on Providers’ “Find a Store” page
This is one of the most efficient way to build links. Let me explain in brief, if you want to purchase a product, first thing is you would land on the product’s official page. You then browse the product, specs, price (if mentioned). If you are interested in buying it, you have to locate a store. Thus if you approach your providers or suppliers to list your store on their page, customers will reach you quickly.
2. Engage in Blogging about Your Industry or Products
In today’s world, everyone needn’t wait for the next day’s newspaper to find what has happened on the previous day. There are many blogs currently updating all the information you need every minute. This way you can build some quality links. Once people start reading about your product on a blog, they start sharing it via Facebook, Twitter once they like it and this helps you in getting backlinks.
3. Submit Good and Helpful Comments Blogs’ Posts Online
Do not spam by commenting about your products on too many blogs which is not related on your niche, once you find some articles related to your product, you can comment on it and link your store in the comment.
4. Contest & Giveaway
Organising a contest or giveaway is one of the best ways to generate links. You can approach some bloggers to host a contest or giveaway. This way you easily generate links.
Read: Over $1000 worth Contest Ever On Techatlast in 2012 (just ended with winners yet to be announced)
5. Donate to Charities
This is another good approach to build links, when you donate money to local charities; they probably would put your link on their site. You do it for a cause and ultimately you get a high quality link from them in return.
6. Submit your store to directories
Doing this you make people to find your site, you can submit your store to social shopping sites, search engine directories. It will take some time to list your online store on different directories but by doing this you will be able to build links.
7. Engaging in Guest Blogging Activities on Blogs
You can find blogs related to your niche and write guest posts for them and in return you get quality link from their site. Most of the blogs allow guest blogging. You can put two external links anywhere inside your article and you can submit the article. This way you can get good backlinks.
These are the top 7 link building tips for e-commerce websites for you to make use of in case you have an eCommerce website. Hope you have learned one or two techniques from reading this post? Please add your comments below or share it on Facebook and Twitter for others to read.