9 Benefits of Guest Blogging for SEO [infographic]

Posted on February 21, 2013 · Posted in Blogging, Infographics, Link Building, Search Engine Optimization

SEO has changed, gone are the days where you could pump thousands of links at your website in a short period of time, get high rankings and roll in the cash. Today you have to earn your links through providing value.

Google publicly has stated that anyone gaming the system, ‘rank improvers’ will be penalized. So how does one get high quality backlinks then?

How To Earn Your Links

SEOmoz made a great post on earning your links, however here are some:

  • Create amazing content (that people naturally link to)
  • Create viral content (that people share)
  • Contribute high quality guest posts (which you contribute)

In the infographic below we will go over some of the basic benefits that guest posting brings you.

benefits of guest blogging

The infographic was created with the help of the team at www.make-a-web-site.com. Check out what there up too at their news page.

Editor’s Note: Using infographics for guest blogging also works.