Creating infographics has been a popular link building tactics for the last few years, and many blog owners have gotten brand mentions and social shares through using this method.
Though this approach to link building is getting more saturated by the day, it can still prove effective, especially when data visualization is done well.
There are lots of ways to get quality #backlinks with infographics, and you will need a strong content promotion stratergy before your infographics will be able to attract more natural #links and social mentions. Here are Some methods that can be used to promote your infographics:
- Manual email outreach to bloggers who might find the infographic useful to their readers
- Social outreach to influencers on Twitter, Facebook and #Google+
- Advertising through paid discovery on Stumbleupon or Reddit’s sponsored link
- Providing embed codes to make linking easier for bloggers
You can also check out this list of infographic directory sites provided by Paddy Moogan where you can promote your infographics build more links to your site.