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LinkMoses Private Issue #174 from Eric Ward has been published. 

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LinkMoses Private #174 - 7/31/2015
by Eric Ward
Content Linking Strategist Since 1994

In This Issue:

1). Editor Notes/Announcements
2). How Long Until New Links Help?
3). The Missing Link - Strategy News/Tips
4). Google Grok - What's Google Up To?
5). LOAs - 9 New Link Opportunity Alerts

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LinkMoses Private is a private email based newsletter written by Eric Ward and sent monthly. Each issue of LinkMoses Private contains vetted earned Link Opportunity Alerts (LOAs), earned linking strategies, Q/A, client linking case studies, news and tactics. Learn more and subscribe ($8/mo) at

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To all...been silent/MIA for personal matters the past couple weeks. Sometimes you just have to for your health. I'm back and feeling great.


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Marketing is a collaborative process. Learn all about how link building is an important part of your digital marketing strategy.

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I just created a Custom Google News Section. Titled "Digital Marketing News Update", it is comprised of curated section of up to the minute news headlines related to the digital marketing industry, including online marketing, online advertising, ecommerce, content marketing and breaking news. You can add this section it to your own Google custom news page if you have one. 
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So I found a link building presentation I gave at SES Boston in 2002. Thirteen years later it holds up.
Boston Marriott Copley Place Boston, MA March 4-5, 2002 . . Link Popularity and Link Building For Search Engines - A Primer. by Eric Ward - . . The Most Obvious Step is Only One Part of the Process: Sure you need to make sure your site is listed in all of the major directories like ...

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Now Available [LinkMoses Private] #170: Mobile Countdown - Building Links for Mobile Sites? - 9 New LOAs - subscribe via

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Here's an example of an eCommerce site with a nice approach to earning links. My 4 yr old daughter plays with window blind cords all the time.
Content Linking Strategist
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. Today Eric publishes LinkMoses Private, a linking strategy advice newsletter with readers in 23 countries. Eric offers training and consulting to help companies maximize the impact of their online presence. Eric's site is located at

Eric has developed content linking strategies for, WarnerBros, The Discovery Channel, National Geographic, The New York Times,, and

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, and has written for Web Marketing Today, ClickZ, MarketingProfs, and Ad Age Magazine.  Eric resides in Knoxville, Tennessee.
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Wrote "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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Ceaselessly self-loathing unsatisfied perfectionist, and I can throw a baseball really far.
    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.
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    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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