Re: Link ExchangesFrom Clinton M on 27 Oct '00
replying to Re: Link Exchanges posted by David A
>>1) Effectively these are simply a banner ad, correct?
>>2) Does a link exchange do any good considering all the negative statistics regarding banner ads?
>>3) Does a l/e effectivly "count" as one link to the robots/reviewers?
>>4) Any hints on using or not using l/s's?
>Link exchanges can be banner or text based. I usually opt for text based.
>1. You can usually include more of them without being annoying.
>2. They load faster.
>3. You avoid the "negative statistics" you talked about.
>Check out our home page to see what I mean.
Thanks for the reply... so what kind of reciprocity happens? Do you think there are measureable benefits?
Are these text based link exchanges managed by you and not a group like Microsoft's Link Exchange?
Do you just ask the other sites their permission and that's pretty much it?