Here are the most popular Link Baiting Techniques:
- Controversies: Initiate a discussion. Create a controversy. Encourage communication, comments and reply sincerely. This definitely draws the attention of website visitors.
- Flash some breaking news! Some interesting piece of news (relevant to your website ofcourse).
- Polls: Right – interesting polls encourage users to participate and checkout your website in the meanwhile!
- Contests: Various contests and awards are an appealing option. People like to win you know!
- Publish a list of top 10, or top 20 most popular things. (Like top 20 SEO blogs, or even interesting top 20 seo experts etc.