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Copy This Strategy To Get Popular Blogs To Link To You

By Chris Lee 78 comments

monoflat_icons_38If you’ve been following my blog posts, you’ll know that outreach is my favorite way of building high quality backlinks to a site.

Why?

It’s the most effective way to get powerful links from REAL websites with REAL traffic.

Over the years, I’ve acquired links from EDU sites, popular blogs, and company websites all through using various forms of outreach.

And recently, I’ve been using guest posting strategies to build links on the blogs of big corporations with huge domain authority.

A single link from sources like these can really impact your rankings. And these are all links that I never would have gotten if it weren’t for the outreach campaigns that I ran.

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36 Free WordPress Themes Perfect For Adsense Niche Sites

By Chris Lee 61 comments

wordpress theme for adsenseWhat makes a good WordPress theme for an Adsense niche site?

For me, it’s clean design, clean code, and very lean in features.

I’ve tried a whole bunch of different themes over the years, but it’s been a while since I went browsing around the free section.

A couple of years ago, there was a clear distinction between a free and paid WP theme. Free themes were either really bare, and/or poorly designed.

That doesn’t seem to be the case anymore.

Of course, there still are some really poorly built themes out there, but I was surprised to see how much the selection of free themes improved both in design and function.

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The 7 Most Common SEO Mistakes People Make When Starting A New Blog

By Chris Lee 113 comments

monoflat_icons_173January… it’s that time of year when people are extra passionate about new beginnings.

For a lot of you, this might mean venturing into a new niche site project.

In this post I want to share some tips with you on how to get started and how to avoid some very common (and crucial) mistakes.

Deciding to start a new niche site is exciting! I still get hyped up whenever I decide to enter a new niche.

The possibility of growing something from scratch, dominating a new niche, and building upon my monthly income hopefully a significant amount is an exciting feeling.

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A Step-By-Step Formula To Boost Traffic Using A Viral Content Strategy

By Chris Lee 71 comments

monoflat_icons_94Creating a content strategy is one of the most challenging parts of growing a niche site.

This is especially true for new sites.

Usually, the initial plan will involve digging through your keyword tool for good opportunities, and then creating articles optimized around those keyword.

But what if we can create a new category of content on our site at the same time? Instead of just extensive articles built to rank in search engines, what if we can pinpoint the exact type of content that are proven to be most popular in our niche?

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you exactly how to research, create, and promote this kind of viral content using a strategic plan.

Follow these steps and you can add a new strategy to your arsenal and really boost your site’s traffic.

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A Simple Trick To Discover Thousands Of Profitable Keywords Your Competitors Will Never Know About

By Chris Lee 54 comments

google suggestI do most of my keyword research directly through Google’s Keyword Planner.

It’s my main go-to tool for doing niche and keyword research.

But recently, I’ve been using to a nifty little tool that essentially finds thousands of keywords that a normal keyword tool would never show you.

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how you can use it to find undiscovered keywords your competitors will never know about.

Interested? Keep reading.

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