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Eric Ward
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Attended University of Tennessee
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Honored to have contributed the chapter "Let There Be Links - But What Kind?" to the new book "Online Marketing Superstars", which is available today from Entrepreneur Press via https://bookstore.entrepreneur.com/product/success-secrets-online-marketing-superstars/ - Other contributors include +Brian Clark +Jay Baer +Brian Clark h +Jay Baer s +John Jantsch n +Kim Garst e +Sonia Simone +Mitch Meyerson W +Donna Moritz +Denise Wakeman h +Brian Dean a +Syed Balkhi o +Andrea Vahl o +Lou Bortone p +Viveka von Rosen s +Stephan Hovnanian B +Jason Van Orden +Sue B. Zimmerman s +Bob Baker e +Kim Dushinski e +Ian Cleary l +Craig Valentine
Viveka von Rosen. LinkedIn Strategies that Convert. Chris Brogan CEO Owner Media Group. "Mitch Meyerson delivers a lot of value when he writes a book and this is no exception. Not only does he give you HIS thoughts, but he reaches into some of the modern greats. Get this book!" ...
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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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So I found a link building presentation I gave at SES Boston in 2002. Thirteen years later it holds up. http://www.ericward.com/s/sesboston/boston2002.html
Boston Marriott Copley Place Boston, MA March 4-5, 2002 . . Link Popularity and Link Building For Search Engines - A Primer. by Eric Ward - EricWard.com . . 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 http://www.ericward.com/lmp
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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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Do use Flipboard? Follow my free Linking Strategies magazine at
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By Eric Ward | Eric Ward created a magazine on Flipboard. “Linking Strategies on Flipboard” is available with thousands of other magazines and all the news you care about. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Eric Ward”.
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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.
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Biggest issue ever of LinkMoses Private now available. Subscribe at http://www.ericward.com/lmp for #linkingstrategies , #linkbuilding    case studies, and #contentmarketing advice.  

The complete LinkMoses Private Archive is also available. It contains 169 issues, 530+ Link Opportunity Alerts, how-to videos, and 800+ pages of linking strategies and tactics.
http://www.ericward.com/linkmosesprivate/lmp-archive.html
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Content Linking Strategist
Introduction
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 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

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
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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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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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida - Knoxville, Tennessee - Atlanta, Georgia - Livingston, New Jersey
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