Adding Anchor Text Links to LinkedIn Profiles

Adding Anchor Text Links to LinkedIn Profiles

Adding Anchor Text Links to LinkedIn Profiles

By John Jantsch

I wrote a post earlier this week describing ways to optimize your social media profiles to enhance your ability to draw traffic to your web site pages. The holy grail of a link back to your site from a popular social media site like LinkedIn is one that allows you to add your own anchor text to a link – so instead of the URL that the link points you add keyword rich terms to describe what the link points to. This helps search engines understand what the page is about and is a key in getting ranked for that term.

I had several requests to demonstrate how to add links with anchor text to LinkedIn profiles so I did this quick demo below.

Reblog this post [with Zemanta]

Is Organic Social Media Marketing a Thing of the Past?
The world of social media is constantly changing and evolving. What was an effective marketing strategy two years ago would not garner nearly the same level of success today, and in the past year we’ve seen marketers make a major push towards paid social media. According to a survey from Social Media Today, 68 percent […]
5 Unique Ways to Engage With Your Fans on Social Media
Social media provides you with a unique opportunity to engage with your fans and followers. For most businesses, the amount of face-to-face time you get with your customers in limited, and for some companies that operate entirely online, they never meet their customers in real life. Engaging with prospects and customers online is a way […]

Subscribe to the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast

If you know your small business needs marketing, but don’t have the time or resources, look no further. The Duct Tape Marketing podcast covers everything from earning referrals to managing time and being more productive.

Looking to get your business higher search rankings, more exposure, and more leads?  This Local SEO Playbook will help

Focus on these five elements and you can expect great results from local search.

x