Friday, 30 August 2013

6 killer ways to drive traffic to your blog

You just created a website and have been posting much contents to it.On the way you discover that you don't have enough readers reading your blog post.Then you start to think of ways of getting through with traffic and make your blog popular in the blogosphere.

If you've gone through the above problem and still thinking of what to do,then you got to sit back and raed this post carefully.But before you get a quite number of traffic that can satisfy you,there are some certain things you should stick to.You can call these few things RULES and they the essentials for a blogger to be successful in the blogosphere.The few things are viz;

  1. write well and write often: for a blog to get to a certain height that can make it stand the test of time in the blogosphere,it has to be filled with lots of contents.Study some of those success blogs around today like lindaikeji ,bellanaija ,and you got to discover that they've published not less than 10000 posts on their blogs.That is one the key factor in making your blog popular and keeping the readers you've gotten coming back to your blog.Write shorter posts because get discouraged when they have so much sentences to read in a post.Instead break them up into different posts.Furthermore, post frequently to increase the number of chances you have for your blog's content to be noticed by search engines such as Google or Technorati.
  2. Submit your blog url to search engines: submitting your b log to search engines will get your blog on the directories of those search engines and would make your blog visible to readers searching for your topic.
    Get on the radar screen for the popular search engines such as Google and Yahoo! by submitting your blog url to them. Most search engines provide a 'Submit' link (or something similar) to notify the search engine of your new blog, so those search engines will crawl it and include your pages in their results.
    It's important to understand that simply submitting your blog to search engines doesn't mean your pages will appear at the top of a Google search results screen, but at least your blog will be included and will have the chance of being picked up by a search engine.
    3.Try to make use of blog commenting : commenting is another way of driving traffic to your blog.When readers/visitors visit your blog and drop comments,make sure that you reply to those comments promptly.In that way your future readers will find you trustable and they can even turn into your regular readers.You can also drive traffic to your blog  by commenting on popular blogs and leaving your blog url in the comment so people reading the comments will also try out your site and if they find you reliable ,they become your regular readers.
    4. Syndicate your rss feed: making use of the rss feed will get your blog busy with readers as it reminds them of your new posts and keep them coming back regularly.In that way the readers you've made in the course of time will remain connected to your blog and see it as a source of reliance.
    5. Make use of links and trackbacks: Links and trackbacks: links and trackbacks are also great ways of bringing/driving traffic to your blog.Whenever you publish new posts,ensure you put some internal links to other relevant posts in your blog as it may concern the new post.These way you'll keep your readers busy and increase the average time spent on your blog by the readers.It also makes your blog more visible to search engines.
    Likewise,whenever you post comments on other popular blogs ensure that you leave trackbacks to your blog so that a portion of readers on that blog can visit your blog.If they find it satisfying or compatible in satisfying their needs,they can turn intoyour loyal readers and thats the goal of any blogger-to get loyal readers .
    6. optimise your posts for SEO: SEO stands for Search Engine Optimisation When you write your blog posts and pages, remember to optimize your pages for search engines to find them. Include relevant keywords and links but don't overload your posts with too many relevant keywords or completely irrelevant keywords. Doing so can be considered spamming and could have negative results such as your blog being removed from Google's search entirely.

    Now that you've known the major keys to driving traffics to your blog,you can go on to try it out. Don't forget to drop your comments and if possible,comments on this posts. Subscribe to our blog rss,like us on  

1 comment:

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