SEO and link building resources

By Ajay Paghdal

Here’s a complete list of all of our linkio tools, guides, case studies and listicles.



Anchor Text Suggester

User favourite: Switch up your anchor text with this simple tool.

Anchor Text Categorizer

Use this tool to compare your current anchor text percentages to industry ideals.

Backlink Title Tag Checker

Optimize the title tags of your backlinks.

Link Insertion Suggester

Find link insertion opportunities across a list of sites.

Bulk Search Operators

Find link insertion opportunities across a list of sites.

Link Prospect Filtering

User Favorite: Filter through a list of backlink prospects blazing fast.

Email Picker

Chooses the best email to contact for any domain you import.

Email Outreach Templates

Pick from over 80 email outreach templates to help with you link building.



SEO Tutorial

Before I get into why this SEO tutorial is the perfect starting point for your learning journey, let me first give you some context on why I decided to make this 5 video, 9000+ word guide.

Blogger Outreach Strategies

All of our blogger outreach articles and tools in one dedicated hub.

How to Write Outreach-Worthy Link Bait

For years, bloggers have been bombarded with emails that had pretty much the same outreach excuse.

“I see you linked to that post, and I’ve written a similar one, so feel free to link to it.”  said every other outreach specialist.

Link Prospecting

The whole process seems straightforward. Take a backlink checker, download websites linking to content and product like yours, and voila! Your list of link prospects is ready.

Sorting Link Prospects

Every other guide out there suggests that you should rely on the domain authority, relevance, traffic, and social signals. This is different.

Writing Email Pitches

How to write email outreach pitches that get approved.

How to Find Email Addresses

Several different ways to find emails.

Best Email Finders

30 email finder tools compared.

Anchor Text Guide

In 2020, few things are more complicated or frustrating than cracking the ever-changing code to successful SEO.

Especially when it pertains to anchor text strategy.

SEO Proposal Template

SEO proposal best practices and 4 templates to download.

.EDU Link Building Guide

Building good .EDU links is easy with the right approach. Learn all about the do’s and don’t of scholarship link building.

Resource Page Link Building Guide

Getting your website listed in industry resource pages is a great link building strategy. Learn the in’s and out’s with this article.

Broken Link Building Guide

Tried and true way to get your content links from aged pages.



Best SEO Agencies

The best SEO agencies in America are builders. They revolutionize companies, they change lives, and they create wealth. Here, by SEO authority, are the companies whose SEO chops propelled them to the top of 2020’s Link 500.

Best Link Building Services

A successful link building campaign means higher rankings, better traffic, more leads, and more deals. And an unsuccessful campaign can set your business back big time.

Whether you’re a strictly white hat or are open to the grey and black arts, you need a vendor that delivers quality links in a strategic fashion. That’s why we built this list, the Link Builders 50.

Best Guest Posting Services

Guest posting is a great way to acquire the juiciest backlinks. The most white-hat technique of all, the only downside that it has is the fact that writing articles for each link can be quite tedious and extremely time-consuming.

Best Blogger Outreach Services

Blogger outreach is an essential part of growing your online resource. Whether you want to build links, promote your content, or get the attention of a popular influencer, you will need to do blogger outreach to some extent

Guest Posting Sites List

We’re here to help kickstart your guest blogging with a massive list of blogs that accept guest posts. You can filter by niche, SEO metrics, traffic and export contact information.

As the first ever Community Edited Guest Posting Sites database, you can add your own sites, make direct edits to existing entries, and vote up your favorite sites to improve visibility. It’s like Wikipedia for guest posts.

600+ Directory Sites Lists

All of these words and many more have been used to describe the SEO strategy of directory link building in 2019.

200+ Best SEO Tools

This SEO tools guide has EVERYTHING you need to pick the perfect SEO software. We personally reviewed 177 free and paid tools and here are the top 10 overall tools based on user votes.

Free SEO Webinars

Craving some helpful, actionable webinars?

Then you’re in the right place.

Take a look at our library of recordings from myself and other SEO experts.

Best SEO Newsletters

We subscribed to 30 SEO newsletters for a month and summarize the types of content you should expect.

Best Content Writing Services

We compare 3 different types of ways to outsource your content writing.

Best Article Writing Services

If you’re looking for agencies with singular, straightforward deliverables, i.e., request an article, get an article – this is the list for you.

Best Blog Writing Services

For those in need of a fully-managed blogging solution, this list is just the ticket. We signed up for all the services so you don’t have to.

Best Content Marketplaces

Maximum control and pricing however you want it are two reasons why content marketplaces are worth a look.


Case Studies

SEO Case Study (2020 update)

This case study began September 2017 and lasted for 16 months. I stopped updated the monthly progress over a year ago but you should still read through the monthly strategies, especially if you have a new site. This is exactly how you should launch a new site with SEO.

Ranking a New eCommerce Dropshipping Site (2020)

I’m starting my first e-commerce/dropshipping business and SEO will be my primary focus for the first year. And guess what? I’ll be documenting my entire strategy for you right on this page month over month as the brand goes from a zero-authority/no-traffic website to a page 1 ranking money making machine in under a year.