I just want to say that this is not a dig at the Income School guys. They make incredible content and their course is great to get beginners into blogging. However in my opinion you will not see the success and high traffic levels that they claim unless you are one of the few exceptions.
In this case study I am going to take one of my failed Income School method niche affiliate websites and try adding backlinks to it. I want to do this to show once and for all if you need backlinks to grow a niche affiliate website.
The website in the case study has had no new content and is sat stagnant at around 200 organic visitors per day.
Lets see what happens if ignore Income School and start link building over a 12 month period.
My website used in the case study is: