As part of your link building strategy, blog commenting is an excellent way to get links that point back to your site. However, many times the comments you leave don’t get published, or they can be marked as spam by the blog administrator. Many blogging platforms (WordPress included) have it set up so that if a comment is marked as spam, and future comments made by that user will never get published.
In order to avoid having your comments marked as spam, you need to strategize what you say in your comments, and where you link to. Leaving well written, informative blog comments will help you avoid getting flagged as spam.
In this week’s video, I outline some steps to take to make sure your comments stay spam-free.
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