In this video, we’ll discuss how to find and secure high-quality backlinks using competitor backlink opportunities within the Hike platform. Watch the video, or read the summary below.
Accessing Competitor Backlink Opportunities:
- Log in to Hike SEO.
- Go to “Backlinks.”
- Hover over “Backlink Opportunities” and click on “Competitor Opportunities.”
Using the Tool:
- The tool displays backlinks based on your competitors, which could be relevant for your website.
- Competitor backlinks are sorted logically: pending (not yet secured), in progress (actively reaching out), and completed (secured).
- Filter backlinks by specific competitors or view all of them.
Sorting and Filtering Options:
- By default, backlinks are sorted by domain authority.
- Alternatively, sort by competitor overlaps, revealing sites more likely to accept backlinks if they have them from multiple competitors.
- Aim for backlinks with high domain authority scores.
- Remove irrelevant backlinks, which can be viewed later in the “Removed” section.
- Export backlinks to view them in spreadsheet software, if preferred.
- Filter backlinks by specific websites.
Reaching Out for Backlinks:
- Identify sites your competitors have links on.
- Reach out to those sites to collaborate and secure high-quality backlinks.
- Access contact information (when available) and contact their marketing or press department.
- Pitch your proposition to them.
Using competitor backlink opportunities in Hike is a powerful way to build high-authority, high-quality backlinks that boost search engine rankings and organic traffic. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below. Give Hike SEO a try and watch your rankings soar.