Fishing Knots

The Fishing Knots that we choose is the one factor that we have 100% control over, so it’s our duty to make sure that we are using the best knot for all or our fishing needs.

This category page shows a listing of various knots that we’ve analyzed.

If you want to see the full Ranking of these knots in terms of their strength and performance, then click on the link below:

https://www.saltstrong.com/articles/fishing-knots

Otherwise, below is a listing of the knot articles we have posted in sequential order.

Why Should You Use A Loop Knot Instead of Split Rings?

Why should you use a loop knot instead of split rings? Most hard-body plugs come ready with split rings attached to the nose of the lure...
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Leader Line Catching The Front Hook Of Lures? Then, Do THIS!

Is your leader line catching the front hook of lures? Sometimes this happens with loop knots. It gets annoying to constantly have to fix...
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Quick Tips To Tighten Down Knots To Avoid Losing Fish

THIS is how to tighten down knots to avoid losing fish!!! It is super important to make sure your knots are properly cinched down so you...
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A Guide To When & Why You Should Use A Loop Knot

This video is all about why you should use a loop knot with certain hooks and lures. There are some lures and hooks you don’t...
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Leader Hack For Catching BIG Fish On Light Line

Is there a SECRET Leader Hack for catching BIG fish on light line?? Have you ever heard of the "Dirty Deeks Rig" before?...
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What Knot NOT To Use With Spinnerbaits

In today's video, I'll show you what knot to use with spinnerbaits and what knot NOT to use! I recently put out a video on how to use...
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How To Tie The Palomar Knot In Under 30 Seconds

Here's how you can tie the Palomar Knot in UNDER 30 seconds!! This knot is super easy and quick to tie providing strength and speed out...
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How To Tie The Improved Clinch Knot In Less Than 30 Seconds

Here's how to tie the Improved Clinch Knot in 30 SECONDS!!! The Improved Clinch Knot is best used for connecting your leader line to...
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How To Tie The #1 Fishing Knot For Artificial Lures

What could be the best fishing knot for artificial lures? Does the type of knot you choose to tie actually have an impact on lure...
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How To Tie The Rizzutto Finish [Video Lesson]

Have you been looking around for a hack to strengthen the FG knot? You're in luck!! In the video below, I'll show you simple methods...
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#1 Knot For Artificial Lures In Under 30 Seconds

This is the BEST knot for artificial lures in UNDER 30 seconds!! You shouldn't wast time trying to tie elaborate knots that take out of...
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Should You Use Duolock Snaps?

Are you familiar with Duolock Snaps? Duolock snaps are small clips you can use to attach your lures to your leader and make it easy...
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Inshore Saltwater Fishing Leader Line Mistakes

What are the most common inshore saltwater fishing leader line mistakes anglers make? Are they cutting the leader too short or too long?...
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How To Tie The Perfect Fishing Leader for Snook, Redfish, and Seatrout

Want to learn how to tie a perfect fishing leader line for snook, redfish, and speckled trout? Then click on this link to see exactly how...
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Ultimate Rig For Catching Large Quantities Of Baitfish

What are the best rigs and setups for catching your own baitfish? Check out the ultimate rig for catching large quantities of baitfish...
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