How to Get Backlinks From Any Website (Big or Small)

If you've been watching my channel or doing SEO for a while, you've probably heard this over and over again. Back links have a big correlation with rankings and traffic from Google. But acquiring legitimate backlinks from authoritative websites, or even small ones, is becoming harder and harder each day. You send out hundreds, if not thousands, of cold emails but often, less than 1% of the people will link back to you. So what should you do? Today I'm going to teach you how to get backlinks from any site, big or small.

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All right, so let's get right down to it. Link building boils down to three things.

So first off, creating value. So, how do you go about creating enough value to get people to link back to you, right? It's all about your pitch. A simple way of doing this and offering value is by fixing something wrong with their website. If you help them do this, there's a good chance that they're more likely to link to you.

Another way to add value is tell them that you have infographics or guides that's related to content on their website and can provide value to their readers as well.

So, action step for you. Choose one value added angle and start building a list of websites that you could target with the angle. And then send them personalized emails to each site that you want to pitch. Now, as it turns out, just creating regular old content won't always do justice and you're probably not going to get results from that.

You also want to create ultimate guides. You also want to offer templates, checklists. This helps people get action when they're strapped for time throughout the day. So those type of contents are also easier to get links from. Now, let's go over the second point.

The second point is about finding the right person to contact. Sometimes finding the right person to contact is really tough and you're just like, wait I go to the contact page, I can't find the right person. They don't have their email, they just have a form. I've tried that, it's not working well. Well, there's some other methods that you can use to find the right person to go after, other than just the contact page.

The first thing I want you to try is take a personal approach. That's your best shot at finding the right person to get in touch with. You can also go check out author bios on their blog. This will give you idea because either that person's the right person to contact and you can go research them on LinkedIn or they'll know who the right person is because they got their content published on that site.

You can also use Chrome extensions to find the right information of the prospects that you're going after, right? So, Chrome extensions are a really easy way to find the correct email address. Instead of manually looking up pages and spending hours, there's a few extensions that make life easy for you. And here are they. They're, VoilaNorbert, and you can use Find That Email.

But, it'll get you in touch. And that introduction usually has a high conversion point because it was a intro versus a cold outreach.

Now third, it's all about crafting a relevant, personalized message. Based on your value added angle, compose a message and see which parts that it could be personalized in a unique way that'll help get peoples attention.

I want you to create a spreadsheet that you're going to fill in with the details of all the people that you're going to hit up, as well as the message that you use for each website. You're going to keep track of who responded back, who ignored you, the follow ups once you respond to them, giving them the link, did they actually add the link? All this is really important because you know where to follow up. Think of link building as sales. It's all about the follow up. Now, here's a script and breakdown.

First sentence needs to grab their attention. Point out the issues that you notice on their site. Second sentence, provide a solution backd by stats. Let them know how it can help them. Third, ask for a connection.

You can also use tools like Mailshake where you can create and merge fields so that way messages can be much more personalized without you having to take all the time out there.

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  1. Tejas Wad on April 13, 2020 at 1:59 pm

    Accept my request on LinkedIn neil sir

  2. Let's Learn on April 13, 2020 at 2:00 pm

    Hey Neil, What are average profit margins of let say Nike shoes of 100$?
    Take care and be safe 🙂

  3. bvb09 tunisia on April 13, 2020 at 2:02 pm

    How can i start my business without any money!!!

    • Riwaz Pokhrel on April 13, 2020 at 2:14 pm

      First Learn something. Learn High Income Skill Something that intrest you. And be good at It. and provide services of your skill. There’s no shortcut to success and earning.

    • Coach Lee on April 13, 2020 at 3:00 pm

      bvb09 tunisia Starting a website/blog is basically free. Start there so that you are building an audience to promote your products to later. Just start providing information on your blog and share links to your content on social media. You can start by making a post on your personal FB account just telling people about your website. I’d go ahead and get that going and growing. Then later, when you get your product developed, you’ll have people to promote it to.

  4. CashflowXFiles on April 13, 2020 at 2:02 pm

    Such a great video, I was looking for a way to get legit back links but so far I couldn’t find much good options and good advices.

  5. CashflowXFiles on April 13, 2020 at 2:05 pm

    I started an YouTube channel, CashflowXFiles, I was wondering if you have a video to provide a solution for growing an channel and get more subscribers.

  6. siva sankar on April 13, 2020 at 2:10 pm

    Thank you Neil this process is already started before 6months back but still the various sites are not responding is there any change to get more responses…

  7. siva sankar on April 13, 2020 at 2:12 pm

    Hi Neil could you explain the topic of google footprints

  8. prashantgolani1984 on April 13, 2020 at 2:26 pm

    Thanks Neil . It’s good to know about back link

  9. Kritebh Lagan Bibhakar on April 13, 2020 at 2:41 pm

    Those 3 tools are Awesome Thanks , I’m watching one of your old video for basic seo in which you recommend to install yoast seo plugin but now you still recommend yoast because we have some great alternative like Rank math seo

  10. Social Media Growth Hacks on April 13, 2020 at 2:44 pm

    Hi Neil!! Thanks SO MUCH for this great video. I’ve been struggling quite a bit with my travel blog due to the lockdown and thought it might be a good time to start link building or building links to my site. Your videos always bring SO MUCH VALUE to your audience, even during this very difficult and stressful times. Looking forward to more inspiring and positive videos over the next few weeks!

    • Sameer Khan on April 13, 2020 at 6:59 pm

      Yes! Neil is always awesome with the content.

      Let’s make connections 🙂 I can help you to make backlinks on my blogs.

  11. karthickrajalearn on April 13, 2020 at 2:48 pm

    In Video Starts, I think you will Backlinks Tool but You said More Reality

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  12. SEO Tools TV on April 13, 2020 at 2:49 pm

    Earning links is a hard job.
    I sent 150 well-personalized emails by using SkyScrapper Technique and only got two links.
    I analyzed why the results were so low.
    The main reason is that nobody knows me.
    Recipients ignore emails from unfamiliar people.
    Over 280 billion emails are sent every day.
    We have no time to read them.
    Each person usually gets a few hundred emails a day.
    People choose priorities when they get emails:
    1. Emails from colleagues
    2. Emails from customers
    3. Emails from friends
    It’s essential to build connections before sending emails.
    I stopped my outreach before getting the right connections and followers on social media.
    I also wanna finish my unique tool that helps a lot for marketers and webmasters.
    Then I restart my outreach.
    Let me know what you think.

    • Computer Tutorials on April 13, 2020 at 6:52 pm

      yes sir

  13. Let's Learn on April 13, 2020 at 4:02 pm

    Hey Neil, can you tell me your sleeping and waking time? I want to follow it 🙂

  14. Janet Denison on April 13, 2020 at 4:41 pm

    This was so helpful! Thank you Neil!

  15. Bit Links Tech on April 13, 2020 at 4:59 pm

    Wonderful Information about getting back links from any website. Good Job

  16. omar on April 13, 2020 at 5:15 pm

    I’m a content curator, i don’t publish my own posts
    I’m afraid this strategy might not work

  17. JACKY on April 13, 2020 at 6:27 pm

    Hi Niel, I had bought an expired domain, today I found that there are many bad links in this domain that was not posted by me.

    Is this problem effects on ranking.

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