I will not link to you because you’re nice. Or my friend. Or because you read my blog. Or because you asked pretty and offered to trade links.
I will not link to you if you fill space with pictures or links just so you’ve “posted” today. I will not link to you if you feel compelled to post daily, with no regard for meeting a consistently HIGH level of content.
I will link to you if something I read blew me away. Or because you consistently turn out relevant, good content.
I read good writers.
Here are some of them.