We’re assuming that you have your Blog to Make Money. When we start our Blog, there must be a reason to start and have your Blog. For example; some people start their Blog just for fun or as a Hobby, Some start Blog for Community and others want to Make Money with their Blog.
Whatever the reason is behind to have a Blog, for sure you need Readers to find your Site/Blog, if there is no Traffic to your Blog, the purpose to start a Blog will lost.
Generating Traffic is the Food for your Online Business, as healthy diet is important for us(human beings) to live happy, harmonious and Peaceful life and without Healthy food, we can not live for longer, the same way Blog Traffic is important. And without Sufficient Traffic, your Blog will never Accomplish its purpose, doesn’t matter for what reason you launched your Blog.
Online Businesses works on one very Solid System; Drive Traffic and then Convert that Traffic into Subscribers. In the long run this will help your Blog to Grow over time.
There are many Ways to get Free Traffic and Paid Traffic and there is nothing wrong to Bring Traffic to your Blog with PPC and Advertising Models as well. But here in this Post we’re going to focus only on Free Traffic, Not the Paid. While there are Numerous Pay Options to Generate Traffic, at the same time there are an equal Number of Effective and Free Tools to Generate Free Traffic.
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Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Blog
♠. Blogging Platform: The most import thing is choosing a good Platform for your Blog. For example Buying our Home, the same way choosing a good platform is equally important. Seo for Blogs both easy and Simple to Setup, especially if you’re using Seo-friendly Platform like WordPress. For example WordPress is the best and Easy Platform to start your Blog with it. If you’re ready to start your Blog with WordPress, then Check the Below links↓
- How to Make a WordPress Blog and bring Free Traffic to Make Money
- Start a WordPress Blog with Siteground
- How to Start a Blog Free vs Paid-Beginners Guide to Make Money
♠. Forum Marketing: Forum Marketing is Free Traffic Source. So Share your Expertise with People, who ask Questions about your Industry. While answering, you’ll get a flow of Free Traffic to your BLog. All the valuable time you Spend Answering Questions, Make Sure to Spend time on your Forum Marketing Signature. This way your Signature tells other Forum Members who you are and what you do?
♠. Content is King: Write Quality Blog Posts that can fulfill Readers problems and when your Blog posts are solving their problems, then you’ll get Repeated Customers. The most Successful or useful Content is that, which meets a Specific needs. You can get ideas from Quora and see what Questions are being asked, which relate to your Industry Subject. Your Content should be evergreen, means not only for today it should be good for all coming years as well. Evergreen Content is the kind of Content, which can live forever on the Web. For example Old is Gold and some Old Movies are so good, which were made in 60s still they are good, you like to watch and l myself, love Old Movies and Old Songs. Another example is; my other Blog is Ease Bedding Dot Com and I write all my Posts about Bedding Sets, quilts, Comforters etc and the Bedding is also evergreen Niche, because we need them forever in the past and in future as well.
♠. Seo WordPress Plugins for Bloggers: There are so many Plugins available to use Paid and Free. It’s up to you, how much you want to spend. If you’re like me, then use free Plugins and I’m not big fan to use Plugins, yes I’ve to use some Plugins to increase the functionality of my Blog. For example here we’re talking about Seo Plugins and most popular are given below:-
- WordPress Seo by Yoast
- All in One Seo Pack
You can use any of them to optimize your WordPress site for SEO. Both of them are having Good Reviews and quite popular.
Yes I don’t Use any of them, means absolutely I don’t use any Seo Plugin. I tried both for couple of months, but haven’t seen any difference in Traffic or Rank, then decide to use none and for almost for one year and couple of months I’m not using any Seo Plugin, still my Blog is bringing good amount of Free Traffic. People use and they say in Reviews and in Comments that they’re getting benefit of using them. Just Try, everybody’s Blog is different, so you can have different experiences than me. Try, by Trying we learn a lot and that is what, you learn by doing experiments!
Acquisition Overview from Ease Bedding Dot Com:
These Screenshots are from my own Blog-Ease Bedding Dot Com, where you can see how my Traffic is increased with the time with all Free Ways, which include, Writing More Articles, Removing Broken Links from Posts/Pages, Making All Articles longer than before by adding more Content and Updating them, Sharing with some Social Channels etc.
July 1, 2016 to July 5, 2017
October 1, 2016 to July 5, 2017
More Free Ways to Increase Blog Traffic
- Write Guest Posts for Other Blogs: Writing Guest Posts for other Blogs can Increase Traffic to your own Blog. It can also give to your Blog a Back link from another popular site. Yes one thing is very important, when you’re choosing Blogs to Submit to, there are few things to Consider. For example; you must choose a Blog, which will Share your exact Audience Members.
- Share Posts on Social Media: Social Media is Free, most of the time to Participate on. This is my favorite one and I like Pinterest to share my Pins. You can Check my Pinterest Board Here. I’m getting free Traffic from Pinterest, littlebit from Reddit, StumbleUpon and Twitter, Google + and Facebook. I use them all for free. Taking the advantage of this Massive Traffic Opportunity is of tremendous Value to Bloggers. These Networks are attracting a lot of time and Interest from Internet users around the World and those, who participate on these Services fit into the Content Distributors. Means they are like to help Spread the word about your Blog. Leveraging these Networks to Attract Traffic requires some time and Consideration in What Content to Share and How to do it Properly. So start Sharing your Blog Posts from today and earn Sharing from others, which is absolutely Free of Cost.
- Install Google Analytics and See Results: Install Google Analytics and it is free to use. Then watch where the visits Originate, Which Sources Drive Quality Traffic.
Proven Strategies to Increase your Blog’s Traffic
- Simples and Beautiful Design of Your Site: I believe in Simple and Beautiful Design of your Blog, because it keeps your Visitors longer on your site. It doesn’t matter that you have to Pay a lot to a make a Design of your Blog, but you can do it yourself with your imagination and little creativity. I created the Design of my Ease Bedding Blog myself, which is Simple and Beautiful. Since than, the Traffic of my site is increased.
- Comment on other Blogs: You can Get Traffic by commenting on other Blogs, but don’t write Spammy Comments or just say thanks for the post, nice post etc. Write Comments, which adds Real Value, means comment should be truly fascinating and Remarkable.
- Be Consistent and Don’t Give up! You know one thing, this I’m saying with my own experience that before you see output(fruits) you have to work really hard. After launching my Ease Bedding Blog, approximately in eighth month, my check was around US $400-500, before that it was $15-$20, $70, $120. Now by the date of writing this post July 6, 2017 my Blog is one year and eight months old and it is almost one year that it is making now around $1000 monthly, without spending any money on Ads(except hosting, theme and Domain) After seeing the success in my Ease Bedding Blog, that’s why I started this Blogging Creation Blog and Product Pro Ideas Dot Com.
- Write More: Studies show that the more often you Update your Blog, the more Traffic it will Receive and this I can say with my own experience as well. Whenever I write New post and Publish it, I get More Traffic, because Google gives high priority to Websites with fresh Content. Simple formula, if you want to get more attention from the Search Engines, Update your Blog as often as you can.
- Write Good Titles: The Titles for your Blog Posts are so important to attract your Readers to go ahead and Read them. So choosing the Good Title for your Blog Post is very important to keep your Readers to stay on your Site for longer time. This will also help to decrease the Bounce Rate of your Website.