Today I’m going to show you how you can exactly promote your blog and get more traffic, So let’s master the Blog Promotion Techniques.
Blog Promotion is too important and when you don’t do promotion of the blog then it looks like you are just publishing and praying to rank on Google’s First Page.
Believe me or not Google also see some social signals when it comes to ranking on the first page so you need to promote your every blog post for at least 5-6 days continuously so that google get some signals and boost your blog post on the top.
Blogging is not about Posting daily except news if you have news site then sure you can post daily but I recommend that if you have a niche blog then publish 1 Article per week that will help you to get more time to promote your blog.
So first decide that you have to post 1 blog post per week.
Your Blog Post is just like your product, if you don’t promote, you will get nothing.
Let me tell you complete week plan to promote your blog post.
#1. Master the Quora
Quora is the most powerful forum in the world. Believe me or not Quora can bring you thousands of open wallet visitors to your site daily.
Here are the Traffic Stats of Quora from SimilarWeb,
Quora is one of the Top 100 Websites in the World with 94 Global Rank. According to SimilarWeb, It has 670.9 Million Monthly Visits.
Believe me, Quora can be your mini traffic diving machine that can bring potential customers.
People are quora are really high converting because they are searching for something and they need your answer.
So, how you can master the quora,
Spent Time on Quora
and that’s what Quora Wants, all social media and forums want that their viewers spend some time on their forum and that’s the Algorithm of Quora if you spent time then your answers are going to rank higher and hence more traffic.
One thing I like about Quora is that it allow to insert your link and that is why I’m very serious about promoting my articles on Quora.
So, you might have a question that, What Should be the Strategies to Promote Your Blog Post on Quora?
Look, In simple word “Don’t Spam” on Quora
Yes, don’t spam otherwise you will be get ban from it and I’m telling you this because I have face this issue in early of my blogging career.
So What Should You Do to Get Traffic from Quora?
Here is the Deal,
Help People Genuinely and Solve their Problems, thats it.
What I Suggest is to Add Link on Every 1 out of 5 Answers, this will increase your Trust, you will get more followers and probably you will get on your website.
Here is My Referral Traffic of Quora of Last Month, this Analytics Data is of My Website tipskitricks.com.
As you can see that I’m getting some traffic from quora. I know that’s not too much but remember something is better than nothing.
Think, If I am getting around 100 Traffic from quora then it is high possibilities that out of 100 5-6 people can signup for my newsletter,
and now 5-6 people are always ready to read my blog post whenever I’ll mail them.
I’m not spending too much time on quora because I’m busy these days but try to invest your 30-45 minute daily on Quora and answers the questions ask by people.
Help people to solve their problem.
Remember, Make sure to write really in-depth on quora, don’t just go and copy paste.
If you Copy and Paste then you will get ban from the quora.
Answer each questions manually, go in-depth and write long answers and try to get upvotes to rank your answers on the top.
Quora is not just about answering questions, you have to rank your answers so that you can stand out from the other’s people answers and to rank your answers just spend time on quora and write long answers, also try to get upvotes.
That’s it., that’s how you have to work on Quora.
#2. Blog Promotion Strategy to Go Viral on Reddit
Now it’s time to play with The Front Page of Internet “Reddit“,
Reddit is so popular site in the world, Previously Digg.com was popular but now Reddit is getting much popularity.
Look at the Traffic of Reddit,
According to the SimilarWeb, Reddit has whopping 1.5 Billion visits every month. The Gobal rank is 25 and look at the rank in United States – 13th.
I know that 99% Bloggers ignore Reddit, but you can’t ignore site with monthly traffic of 1.5 billion.
This is one of the Best Platform for Blog Promotion.
Reddit is a community of Millions of People and there are many Sub Reddit (Categories) where you can share your articles or write your articles.
Now, you don’t need to jump straight to reddit and share your link, never do that.
I have also does the same and got “0” traffic from reddit.
So what you need to do?
“You Have to Understand the Algorithm of Reddit” to Master it.
so, what is the algorithm of reddit,
Well, Reddit has the System called “Karma“.
The more Karma you have, the more chance to get viral.
So, how to gain Karma?
To gain karma you have to produce quality content to Reddit.
Let me show you,
The first step is to Find a Sub Reddit of your Niche,
For example, I have find a Sub Reddit of Blogging and there are 28.2K Subscribers in that sub reddit.
Now, I will open this Sub Reddit and Post Some Useful Content,
Now I will click on create a Post and then contribute some useful content for the community.
Now, I will simply post this little article to help other people in “Blogging Sub Reddit“.
After Successfuly posting, I will try to maximise the Upvotes as soon as Possible, so I can either share this post or if this article is super amazing then it will start getting upvotes and you will start getting Karma.
So, this was complete Tutorial to Create Post on Reddit.
There are lot’s of Sub Reddit.
Sub Reddits are like Categories or Niche, if you are in Health Niche then you suppose to contribute in “Health SubReddit“.
So, Find Sub Reddits in your niche and contribute to the community.
Now, you don’t only need to create a content.
Yes, you don’t only need to create content but you also need to engage with others redditers.
If you like some content on Reddit then Upvote it, if you don’t like then Downvote it, also comments on some post to increase the engagement.
Now, Content + Engagement = Link Promotion
After you have some Karma, you can promote your link on Reddit, Yes, it’s a Good News.
But you need to work hard on reddit, give it try for a month then you will see the growth.
My Story of Reddit Viral Post: After 30 days of Hardwork on Reddit, I have few karma’s then I think to promote my content on Reddit, then you know what happened?
My Content gone Viral and My Google Analytics show 50-60 Real Time Users.
#3. Promoting Your Blog through Email Outreach
Blog Promotion through Email Outreach is another super duper hit method.
it is necessary to email strategically,
Now, What does it mean to Email Strategically?
Don’t just go and email other bloggers to promote you and if you does then it will surely not work.
Instead if this provide them a value.
Now, What Value Yo Should Give?
The answer is “Backlink“, the biggest value to any blogger is backlink.
You have to link their content in your new blog post and then reach to them via email saying that-
I found you blog post so helpful for my readers so much so that I’ve linked to your content in my new blog post.
(Your New Blog Post URL)
PS: If you share this my blog post to your social media then it will make my day.
So, let’s quickly recap the Steps,
#4. Promoting Your Blog through Facebook
and if you are not using Facebook for blog promotion then you are missing a ton of traffic.
Blog Promotion by Mastering Facebook Groups
Facebook Groups are one of the best way to promote your blog post.
Blog Promotion by Mastering Facebook Pages
Facebook pages are also best ways to promote your blog post,
recently Facebook has updates in which the reach of facebook pages are getting lower and lower,
but still you can promote your blog post on your facebook pages,
but before learning to promote something on facebook pages you have to get likes on facebook pages,
so the question is “How you Will Get Likes on Facebook Page”?
Again embed Facebook Likes Pages on your Blog.
Yes it works,
In beginning you can promote facebook pages through Advertising, you can get some likes from there.
I also recommend this post of hubspot on getting likes on facebook.
After getting good likes you can promote your content? Yes or No?
First you have to create engagement on your facebook pages by posting some memes related to your niche.
You can do anything to promote to nurture your audience and then follow the 80:20 Rule,
What is 80-20 Rule?
80-20 Rule means every 8 out of 10 times you have to post something to engage with your audience and then every 2 out of 10 times you can promote your blog post.
when you will follow this strategy you will start getting traffic from facebook.
This blog promotion strategy work really well.
#5. Promoting Your Blog through Combining Power of Social Media
What Happens if we combine the power of all social media at once?
Yes, You got it, you can get thousands of views and email subscribers,
but how you can utilize all the power of Social Media at once?
Hmm, good question
The Answer is,
By Scheduling all Social Media Post at once.
But how can you schedule all social media post at once?
The Answer is by Using Social Pilot
Social Pilot is an amazing tool that will help you to schedule all your Social Media posts at once.