If I could tell you one secret from my SEO ventures so far, it’s half the nice, glossy, outreach, super advanced link building shit that people write about is not what gets sites to number one in Google. Plus most of the people churning out these posts are not implementing half the stuff they talk about, because it take’s way too f**king long and whilst you are trying to buy influencers dinners, take them out for a nice meal, buy them something expensive and paint their house for free in return for a link, your competitors got 1000 profile links for $200 and are kicking your ASS in the SERPs. Not only that, they are doing it for a lot less. They don’t care Google will come along and pan all their client rankings, a low cost outsource model and an investment in aggressive outbound sales means they will just churn through sites burning clients as they go. How can you make sure your link building skills are worth paying for?