Here it is folks, the 4 best ways to get links:

  1. build a great site that people naturally want to link to without your encouragement
  2. have some widget on your site that people want to put on their site which includes a link back to your site (be careful with this one!)
  3. Offer to write a site owner a free article if they are willing to include a link to your site in the body of the article (this is often the best method although it’s tough to get site owners to agree to it, sometimes offering payment helps as well)
  4. three way link exchanges with other sites when done carefully and cleanly. Ignore PR, focus on relevancy.
  5. Example link to support friends Busby SEO Test