The most significant gains in search engine rankings come from a protracted, ongoing link building campaign in which remarkable content is published on the primary customer site and additional quality content is published on high authority blogs and web 2.0 properties, then supplemented by additional tactics.
Publishing on Other People's Websites
Writing remarkable content and then getting it published on the websites of others, often in hopes or exchange of a link back to the site, is one common form of building brand exposure and improve rankings
Bad:Do not publish on 'blog networks', notorious for spamming 'spun' content, like:Good:
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Links you can't resist clicking
Publish items which are informational, humorous, breaking news, unique, unexpected, hard to find or are very controversial.Good:Good Examples:
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Top of the Queue, Front of Mind
News results often appear up above organic search results (along with video, shopping and location based results). This makes press releases a great way to jump to the top of the list and keep fresh news about the company in the front of mind to the customer.