We have set up two goals:
1) Have our site in the top 5 results of only 1 keyword on google and if possible other search engines
2) Increase by [url removed, login to view] visitors via viral marketing efforts on social networks, forums, etc.
These are modest goals set to serve as first test for a larger, ongoing project. We already have decent PR and good quality of income links so the task at hand requires real knowledge of SEO. Most importantly,
ONLY WHITE HAT techniques are accepted.
Regarding link building:
- Sufficient different class C IP ranks from english speaking countries
- NO Links from chinese Ips
- You must set up front commitment to the type and quantity of PR links provided (e.g., ‘x’ PR7, ‘y’ PR6, etc)
1. One way non-reciprocal links only, no link exchanges.
2. All links must be permanent.
3. No links from forum or guestbooks
4. Link page must have a recent Google & Yahoo cache.
5. No use of Automated software (e.g., Zeus, Arelis or others)
6. 30% of Link pages must be related to our site.
7. Links must be submitted on a staggered deployment basis to avoid any penalties: don't place all links at once.
8. Link pages must be static (No string parameters, session ID's etc.)
9. No blacklisted or spam sites, gambling or porn sites.
10. No more than 30 outbound links per page.
11. Links must contain our target anchor text and link to a given page.
12. All links must be indexable by googlebot, no rel="nofollow", [url removed, login to view] blocking, java links, jump scripts, framed pages etc.
13. Links must be on a PAGE with a required Google PR, not PR of the site.
15. Links from websites that already link to our site will not be counted.
16. We reserve the right to reject sites that do not meet our terms and will require you to add suitable replacement links instead
17. We must review your sites first, Quality is important, only once satisfied payment will be made.
18. WHITE HAT techniques ONLY.
Regarding Viral Marketing:
1. No SPAM
2. We expect you to use OUR content as a communication and link vehicle
3. No general, porn, gambling or sweepstakes forums are allowed
4. Only groups, forums and [url removed, login to view] directly related to our field
5. Must provide report to all activities so me can verify and track results
6. You must summit a list of all activities (and sites where they will take place) for approval before they are deployed.
7. Links in this section will not be counted as link building but they are required to achieve the [url removed, login to view] visitors a day goal.