Update: After applying all the tips mentioned in this post, I managed to drive 3K+ traffic on a single given day. See below screenshot for proof & read on to do it for your blog: Flipboard, which was started as a magazine-style feed reader some time back, is now one of the top choices for feed reading and content discovery on various devices (smartphones, tablets and desktops). I have previously featured Flipboard in my post on best blogging apps for iPad, and today I will be sharing how you can drive traffic from Flipboard. Back in 2013, Flipboard was reported to have 90 million users, which is an astonishing number. Remember, these users are people who are using Flipboard for content discovery and for reading that content. Flipboard was started as a simple app to enhance the reading experience of mobile users. Flipboard has gone through various iterations in the past few years, and is now a full-fledged product for consumers … [Read more...] about How to Use Flipboard to Get Traffic to Your Blog
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Hello everyone! You all are very aware of content marketing and strategies that can boost your blog traffic. Well, I have something more to add to that. For all you readers here, I have a solid game plan on Pinterest. This social networking website is one of the richest in terms of daily traffic among all the giants, and the benefits are countless. It comes right behind Facebook and Twitter in terms of daily visitors and user base. So, it is absolutely a loss to not make use of Pinterest for your blog promotions. It is as straight as the title says – Maximizing Pinterest in 21 days. Yes, you will be having loads of followers and huge returning traffic if you keenly go through this article. Cynthia Sanchez was my mentor in this venture when I first started off with Pinterest. I knew very little about Pinterest and its scope. I started following her on Twitter and Pinterest and got hold of some exceptionally working methods through her blog – OhSoPinteresting. Day 1 – … [Read more...] about Find out How I Used Pinterest To Drive Traffic To Website in just 21 days
Images are an element of blogging which, if used wisely, can be very beneficial. If you are a blogger who creates your own graphics to use on your blog, images can be especially useful for getting backlinks and thus driving traffic to your site. I have a little trick which I have been using for a long time now which I would like to share with you. It involves the use of images and screenshots that I take for my blog posts, which further benefit my site by driving traffic to it from Flickr. Before I discuss Flickr for backlinks and driving traffic, let me quickly mention a note about SEO as it relates to images. Images not only help your blog posts look beautiful but they also help in driving traffic from image searches, if used wisely. Here are some posts from the past, which I highly recommend that take the time to read: How to use Flickr for backlinks and traffic: Let’s begin with Flickr’s ability to drive traffic. We will be using the Flickr desktop uploader to speed up … [Read more...] about How to use Flickr to Drive Traffic to Website?
Social Media websites can drive insanely great traffic to your blog if you have a good social media marketing strategy. But it can drive fair amount of traffic if you just submit blog posts regularly to your social media profiles. Social media traffic is as important as organic traffic from search engines as we can’t rely on Google alone. They continue to push algorithmic updates like Panda, Penguin and who knows the next could be Giraffe. It means that we must diversify the way we get traffic. I’m going to list the top social media and other websites that you shouldn’t ignore or must use as part of your social media marketing strategy. I’m NOT going to list all the stupid social media or the so called web 2.0 sites out there as I’m going to focus only on sites that can drive traffic to our websites in one way or the other and not for building backlinks. Though the traffic quality of social media can’t be matched with that of organic traffic, it is … [Read more...] about Top 30 Social Media (And Web 2.0) Sites To Drive Traffic To Your Blog
One day you decided to start a blog. So you started writing a blog post every day. But now, even after 30-40 posts, your traffic hasn’t increased. Search engines are not sending you traffic, and your hard work is not paying off. Does this sound familiar? If yes, then read this guide on how to drive huge amounts of traffic to your blog. When a blogger starts blogging, they see a lot of other successful bloggers doing certain things, talking about certain things, and perpetuating certain myths. They start to talk about high Alexa ranks, and high DAs, and how large amounts of traffic are achievable only by writing lots of quality posts. Well, that’s all true, to an extent, but in order to drive lots of traffic to your site, you need to focus on a lot of other things. Quality Posts and SEO The quality of posts determines the uniqueness of your brand, and proper SEO optimization will ensure that you get lots of traffic for your posts. You should also understand the need for … [Read more...] about How To Drive Huge Traffic To Your Blog In A Few Weeks