They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but when it comes to link building, a picture can quite literally be worth a thousand links.
For example, take this simple comic from xkcd:
According to Ahrefs’ Site Explorer, it has links from over 7,000 referring domains:
While it might be challenging to replicate this runaway level of success, there are simple ways we can all build links using images. And in today’s guide, we’ll cover three of the most effective tactics.
But first, let’s cover a few basics.