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If you're a member of +Copyblogger's Authority community, I'll be joining +Pamela Wilson for live a linking strategies Q&A this Friday at 1p ET.
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Excellent Read!
Link building is hard work that requires real skills and some hands-on experience if you want to be successful. SEO is complex and multifaceted. Our indu
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Appreciate the share and input, Eric =)

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Portrait Of The Perfect Link Builder (oldie but goodie) http://www.ericward.com/articles/perfectlinkbuilder.html 
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Live Now!!! Join our free webinar: Internal Site Nav & Linkable Assets @sharithurow @GarrettFrench, and @ericward https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6924101178961464322
For the second of our December webinar panels with Eric Ward & Shari Thurow, we're diving into lecture mode, with link worthy asset development and website placement. You'll learn about the 5 types of website navigation, and how each can be designed around content assets.
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In this column I show the specific format and tips your email link request should contain, followed by the reasons why.
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FYI, after a brief unexpected trip, I am back in the office full-time. Catching up on project work, linking strategy calls, and email. 
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The 5 G.O.A.T.s (Greatest of All Time) of the SEO Industry - http://blog.teknicks.com/the-5-goats-of-the-seo-industry
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Need advice: Go to http://www.ericward.com/bestpractices.html … I'm going for the heartstrings/pity angle. Too much??? Should I add the dog? Injured whale? 👪
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Udated! Taking donations, giving free site review - 332 Linking Strategy Columns, Videos and Interviews by @ericward http://www.ericward.com/bestpractices.html
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Content Linking Strategist / Publicist
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Ceaselessly self-loathing unsatisfied perfectionist, and I can throw a baseball really far.
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  • www.ericward.com
    President, 1994 - present
    I am a content linking strategist. I develop strategies that increase awareness of your web content, This can be done in many ways depending on the type and topic of content you're trying to publicize. My services include consulting, training, backlink audits, analysis and evaluation, and custom linking plans including outreach. I publish a content strategies newsletter, and curate a web content promotion reading room with hundreds of my columns, videos, and presentations.
  • University of Tennessee
    Research Associate, 1994 - 1996
    On staff and reported directly to CIO. Responsible for initiating and pushing migration from Gopher to WWW across Knoxville campus.
  • Oak Ridge National Lab
    Information Analyst
  • Whittle Communications
    Marketing Director
    Marketing and advertising for SPECIAL REPORTS
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Knoxville, TN
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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida - Knoxville, Tennessee - Atlanta, Georgia - Livingston, New Jersey
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Eric is widely known as one of the world's top online content publicists, link building experts and linking strategists. Eric founded the Web's first link building and web promotion services, called NetPOST, in 1994, and between then and 2012 presented at over 150 industry conferences. When his third child was born he left the speaking circuit, but will return again one day. 

Today Eric offers training, workshops and consulting designed to help companies develop and improve their content linking strategies. He also publishes LinkMoses Private, a linking strategy advice newsletter with readers in 23 countries. Eric's site is located at http://www.ericward.com

Eric has developed content linking strategies for PBS.org, WarnerBros, The Discovery Channel, National Geographic, The New York Times, TVGuide.com, and Weather.com

In 2015, Eric contributed to the book Success Secrets of the Online Marketing Superstars, and in 2013 Eric authored the book The Ultimate Guide to Link Building for Entrepreneur Press, now in its 3rd printing.

Going back further, Eric is one of the 25 online marketing experts featured in the 2008 book Online Marketing Heroes. Eric received the 1995 Tenagra Award For Internet Marketing Excellence, and in 1997 was named one of the Web's 100 most influential people by Websight magazine. Eric also writes the LinkWeek column for search industry news site SearchEngineLand.com, and has written for Web Marketing Today, ClickZ, MarketingProfs, and Ad Age Magazine. 

Eric resides in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Bragging rights
In 2013 authored "Ultimate Guide to Link Building" for Entrepreneur Press. One of 25 online marketing experts featured in the 2008 book Online Marketing Heroes. Eric received the 1995 Tenagra Award For Internet Marketing Excellence, and in 1997 was named one of the Web's 100 most influential people by Websight magazine
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  • University of Tennessee (Post Grad)
    Information Science
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