Getting your website known is a challenging task to be done, especially if you are focused on niche sites. We all know the rule of earning through website or blog site. Although, we could think of many ways of getting results where income can be measured, but some of those ways would take your site to be popular longer than you are expecting. Having enough orientation of how to work on forumlinkbuilding way of website marketing strategy should start of knowing and learning the rules by heart. Otherwise, instead of increase traffic, you will get an anti-forum group rating your site as spam or fraud. This is also the reason why you have to study on how this strategy works compared to article writing. Although, article writing marketing strategy is the safest and surest way of really getting quality backlinks, but as to the output, it is slow and an article should also passed the standards of a technical writing.
If content is important in article writing, being member of any forum is achievable. But of course, since most of the people who join forum link building are also link builders themselves, you have to let them know that you exist, catch them with your attention by grabbing introduction of your site. Some forum site would allow a member to have his or her link of website be posted on the thread where other bloggers and link builders can see it, which is another sure way of getting traffic using this strategy.