Author Archives: Wiep Knol

Building Links: Self-Hosted vs. Externally-Hosted Content

Greatly abridged from Link Building Blog. When I tell other people (who know a thing or two about SEO) that I’m a link builder, most of them will instantly associate this with hammering out two dozen link requests an hour. Because of the many, supposedly personalized, link trade requests (preferably three-way) they receive, most [...]

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Add a Resource List to Your Site

Abridged with the author’s permission from a post on Link Building Blog. I have created resource lists (lists with a few links to other high quality, relevant web pages) for multiple websites in the past, and it’s been effective in every single one of these occasions. Resource lists not only add direct value to [...]

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The Value of Thank-You Notes

Reprinted with the author’s permission from Just recently, I used crowdSPRING’s creative community for designing the logo of a new project website. The process went according to plan; there were a few good entries and I picked a winning logo. Shortly after that I received the files I requested, and as soon as I [...]

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