Building a Whitehat PBN

This is another Unlimited Budget SEO post (see: "get broken links on pages which already link to you removed to increase your rankings"). This means that it's more of a thought experiment than something you should ever actually do. I love the idea though. Websites grow old and die. Someone forgets to renew the domain name and they just disappear. This presents an interesting crossover: See where I'm going with this? There's not much to differentiate this post from other 'make a PBN (Private Blog Network)' posts except the motivation is just different enough to be novel. There's a nice veneer of legitimacy, and I've not seen the idea forwarded before: Create a PBN out of the sites that used to link to you, but have since died. Providing these links were organic in the first place [...]