With all of the commotion about SEO, it can be difficult to decide what methods are best to use to promote your site. Some things are obviously taboo. Article Directories seem to be on their way out, link directories are mostly filled with spam, so they’re out. Guest Posting is all the rage, but there are a lot of different methods. Every blogger has their own requirements. Some sites pay for you to write for them, which is a great bonus if your main goal is links. Some sites want you to pay them for links. Is that reasonable? With the emphasis in the internet world on getting backlinks, one has to wonder: Does paying for links pay off?
Why would some blogs offer you money for content while others charge for it? It boils down to a difference in perception. People that offer payment see your contribution as helpful to them. They are paying you for fresh content on their blog. In a way, you are saving them work, and the payment is an offer of gratitude, as well as a motivation to produce an article that is worth the money.
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