Neil Patel

I hope you enjoy reading this blog post. If you want my team to just do your marketing for you, click here.

50+ Incredible Link Building Resources to Increase Your Search Rankings

50+ Incredible Link Building Resources

Link building is the cornerstone of SEO. Any good online marketer or SEO needs to know how to build links to their site to rank well on Google.

The goal of this post is to provide something that all marketers with any skill set can use. Whether you’re new to link building or have been building your backlink profile for 10+ years, you’ll likely find some useful nuggets in this post.

Link Building Resources for Beginners

New to link building? These guides explain the basics and get you set up for success:

Comprehensive Link Building Guides

Want to skip the 500-word articles and go straight into a deep dive on link building? These massive free guides can help:

Link Building Strategies

Let’s look at some posts with a wide variety of link building strategies.

Link building resources - Use Ubersuggest to find competitor backlinks

Organic Link Building With Content

Since content is becoming increasingly more important, here are some posts on link building with content:

Link building resources - use infographics to get backlinks

Think Pieces on Link Building

These links are a little less how-to and have more insightful content on link building. If you’re looking for link building tactics, skip this section. If you want to know about the essence of link building and why so many online marketers and SEOs focus on it, these articles can help provide that background.

Link Building Practices to Avoid

Just as important as the links you should be building is knowing what links you shouldn’t be building. Remember that spammy links pointing to your site is a problem you need to take care of.

Link building practices to avoid - disavow link building infographic

Building Local Links

If you have a local business, these link building strategies are made just for you.

Link Building With PR and Social Media

Think PR and social media have nothing to do with link building? Think again.

Link building with PR and Social Media - use haro for link building

Link Building Tools

Nothing makes link building more productive and effective than the right tools. Here are posts reviewing some favorite link building tools:

  • Ubersuggest: I created Ubersuggest to help you find the best keywords for your content marketing strategy. Besides keyword research, it also has a robust backlinks feature which details who is linking to you (as well as your competitors).
Best link building tools - use ubersuggest for link building

Best Link Building Blogs

Want to keep up with link building news? Here are the top SEO blogs link building categories.

Q&A on Link Building

Have questions about link building, or want to demonstrate your link building expertise? Here are some places where you’ll find lots of people asking about link building:

Link Building Resources Conclusion

There you have it! More than 60 great link building resources to chew on.

As you can see, there isn’t one way to gain backlinks. There are many strategies you can use to start establishing yourself (and your business) as an industry thought leader.

The earlier you start putting effort into gaining links, the quicker you’ll gain authority in search results and start outranking your competitors.

What are your favorite link building resources?

Consulting with Neil Patel

See How My Agency Can Drive More Traffic to Your Website

  • SEO - unlock more SEO traffic. See real results.
  • Content Marketing - our team creates epic content that will get shared, get links, and attract traffic.
  • Paid Media - effective paid strategies with clear ROI.

Book a Call


Unlock Thousands of Keywords with Ubersuggest

Ready to Outrank Your Competitors?

  • Find long-tail keywords with High ROI
  • Find 1000s of keywords instantly
  • Turn searches into visits and conversions

Free keyword research tool


Neil Patel