• Build your email list.
  • Leaving comments on other blogs, especially if they are big and on a related niche. (TechCrunch) add link direct back to  latest post
  • Guest posting is an even better way to get exposure.
  • Useful and high quality content.
  • Engaging in social media communities. (Twitter,Digg, StumbleUpon, MySpace, Facebook etc)
  • Hellotxt.com . update all my microblogs, Facebook, Myspace and all other services.
  • Make a post with your personal network of friends and associates to StumbleUpon.com
  • Find keywords that people are spending money on to sell products.
  • work with your competition. (become a productive on their community, comment on their blog…)
  • Promote your site on a consistent basis.
  • set a goal to have one new link a day to your site/blog.
  • capture leads – people that you can communicate/promote to on a regular basis.