Do you have a unique and nicely designed website or blog? If so, you can use that as a way to gain more backlinks and traffic to your site. Submit your well-designed site to CSS Galleries and just watch your stats for the traffic coming from these type of directories. Here's a 101 CSS galleries that you can submit your site.
Steven Snell: The following services will not only help you to display the ads on your blog, but they’ll also help you to sell ad space. Although they take a cut of the revenue, the idea is to save yourself the time of managing the ads and to take advantage of their marketplace to earn higher dollar amounts, which may offset the commission that they take.
These 50+ social networking sites have the "nofollow" attribute disabled. When "nofollow" is disabled, search engines interpret that a hyperlink should influence the link target's ranking in the search engine's index. This means that if you submit your URLs on these social networking sites, you will get a real link back to your site.
Another great article from Aeron Wall listing the best search engine marketing tools, one of them which you don't know yet. The tools are categorized into keyword research, search analytics tools, search engine rank checkers, link analysis tools, ppc tools, and competitive research.
Here's another 99 list of ways on how you can promote your blog for free. The tips are categorized into social media, community, forums, joining groups, article submission and distribution, submitting a press release, free classified ads, free advertising, photo and video sharing, having giveaways, submitting to design galleries, running a contest and even participating on awards.
Here's 101 ways to build links on your website authored by the popular Aaron Wall of SEOBook and Andy Hagans. It does include the old method of adding your site to free and paid directories. Actually, there are only 71 ways listed, but hey also mentioned another 30 BAD link building methods such as blog and forum spamming, etc.
Cameron Chapman: There is a huge variety of project management applications out there. Most are general purpose apps, not aimed at any one industry. But there is a growing number of project management apps aimed specifically at one industry or another. Applications geared to creative types are becoming more readily available, and some of the offerings are really quite good.
John Chow: When bloggers think of online advertising, the words Google AdSense immediately pops to mind. Google had done an amazing job capturing the internet advertising market with the AdSense product. However, Google is not the only game in town. As a webmaster, it is your duty to seek out other ways to monetize your site. This a list of all the online advertising opportunities that are available for blog and site owners.
Here are 27 ways to increase traffic to your website or blog that have nothing to do with Google, search engines or SEO. But the bonus is that all of these things will indeed help you rank better in the search engines, too. The lists include social bookmarking, email marketing, blog carnivals and a lot more.
If your site isn’t a back-link superstar, you’ll never be an internet mogul! Why this article isn’t worthless? On this list, you will see original ideas abour building backlinks that you have never seen before. If you find technical jargon, you will find out what it means. It doesn’t link to other lists; this is the end-all of lists on the subject. The methods you should do first, appear first.
When it comes to freelancing, one of the biggest challenges can be finding work. Even the most successful of freelancers will experience a lean month here and there, so it pays to have as many sources of potential work as possible. That’s why we’ve compiled a monster list of job sites from around the net. There is sure to be a site in here that is listing a job tailor made for you!