Like I said before on one of our previous post, for you to be able to make money from your blog, you need serious traffic, I mean like serious traffic. One of the important way to get traffic to your blog or website is from search engines and before you can get your blog indexed or search on these engines, you need to submit your blog to “Webmasters Consoles” which is absolutely necessary and free. For guide on this, read “How To Setup Search Engine Optimization For WordPress”.
Meanwhile, If you are looking for more traffic to your blog, there are several marketing strategies you can do to increase your traffic. Knowing and understanding each one is crucial to determining which ones work best for you. If you use trial and error, you can quickly discover which marketing is generating more website traffic for you. Here are 7 ways to generate more traffic to your blog.
Clickbank is a product directory on the internet that allows you to sell various products through your website. When people begin searching for the product you offer they can end up at your site. It only takes 5 minutes to sign up for an account and it can create much more website traffic for you.
2. Submit To Search Engines;
If you submit a site map to the search engines you have a better possibility of them examining your site more often. With visits from search engine spiders you will get more website traffic as your site climbs higher on the search engines.
3. Tell a Friend;
By placing a “tell a friend” script on your website, you give visitors the option to refer your website to others. If you continuously add new content you will build up a list of returning visitors who will begin referring your website to others, thus generating more website traffic.
There is almost no better way to get more website traffic today than article marketing. By writing articles you can use keyword optimization while placing a ad for your website on the bottom of the article. Then all you have to do is submit the article to various ezines and newsletters. You can then place articles on your own website giving people the impression that you are an expert on whatever it is your website is on, which will create more traffic and return visitors as well.
5. Press Releases;
This form of marketing is often overlooked by internet marketers. It is a completely free way to quickly generate more website traffic easily. All you have to do is have a subject announcing a new product you sell or something newsworthy and submit it to online press release companies. If it is written well enough you can then have it be picked up by top search engines such as yahoo and google.
6. RSS Feeds;
RSS feeds is one of most efficient sources of traffic to blogs and websites. You can try this, believe me you will smile for the results you will get. Many publishers make use of this.
7. Affiliate Programs;
If you sell a product or e-book on your website you should set up an affiliate program. This will allow visitors the chance to join your affiliate program and sell your product for you. Now you have a business within a business and this will allow you to receive more website traffic.
If you team up with a company that sells similar products, you can swap links and promote each others’ business as well. This will allow you to get more website traffic from their site to yours.
That’s all I have for you today, and these are the 7 ways to generate more traffic to your blog. I will keep sharing my experience, insights, and understandings on how to generate traffic to blogs in future posts. Subscribe to our mailing newsletter if you want to stay updated.
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