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The Anatomy of Poorly Targeted Outreach

Ladies and gentleman, let me introduce you to BuzzStream co-founder Paul May. Whether you’re familiar with our company or not, you should expect to be hearing his name everywhere soon. With a diversity of expertise rivalling many of the Renaissance masters, Paul is a real life Most Interesting Read more

The Guide to Finding Content Ideas That Will Naturally Earn Links

I'm going to tell you something I probably shouldn't. You can earn links with your content...without doing any outreach. I know. This is a strange message to get from someone who works at BuzzStream. (We'll see for how much longer. Have mercy, Paul!) But it's true. And now, you’re about to Read more

6 Timeless Strategies for Building a Natural Link Profile (Even in a Competitive Market)

It is a broad and common refrain you have probably heard before: link building is dead. This kind of reasoning is based upon what the writer means by link building. The term “link building” implies that something can be constructed, such as a house. Brick by brick. That in itself is true, since you’re Read more

Why Spreadsheets Don’t Work for Outreach and Link Building

Are you still using Excel or Google spreadsheets to manage your outreach and link building projects? Whether you are using them qualify prospects or log activity, it's time to consider a different approach to scale your efforts - and ultimately your business. In this post, we're going to look at several Read more

Why Link Building Matters

As the internet has become increasingly pervasive, establishing a brand presence and making your content easy to find online has become more important than ever. Consumers have become savvy to – and frequently annoyed by – tactics like mass emails and paid advertising. This means you have to work Read more

Finding and Claiming Links for Content

You can find opportunities to claim links for your content (like ebooks and infographics) similarly to how you find unlinked mentions and links to reclaim for your brand. Acquiring all the links you deserve can move the needle on search and traffic. Here are three common missed opportunities and fixes Read more

The Essential Guide to Effective Link Building Outreach

  As content marketing and link building become about building relationships, the ability to identify and connect with individuals, organizations and influencers relevant to your industry plays an important role in increasing the awareness and visibility of your brand. I wanted to share Read more
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How to Connect with Content Curators to Build Links, Audience, and Traffic

Getting included in round-ups and other curated posts is a very effective strategy for promoting your content and growing your traffic, permission marketing assets, and link equity.  So I was surprised when we surveyed BuzzStream customers and found that less than a third were looking for content Read more
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Link Building & Content Promotion Interview Questions

Hiring is exciting. Running a hiring process means your group is growing and you get more muscle to apply to hard problems. At the same time, hiring is frustrating and stressful. It's a high risk decision, often made after a mere 3 hours of questions and answers and some reference calls. While we Read more

Measuring the Impact of Content Promotion & Link Building

One of the biggest challenges link building and outreach professionals face is measuring the results of their work and connecting them to revenue. Today we'll look at how you can measure the impact of outreach, link building, and content promotion across multiple dimensions, including referral traffic, Read more