1. ==== ====For more information please go to:http://Rapid-Mass-Traffic.com==== ====Therefore, you have a blog! Do you have traffic? Do you know how to build traffic to your blog?There are seven proven methods for building readership of your blog. They start with the definitionof the object, or the life of your blog. Then, after having a blog worth promoting, driving traffic iscrucial to their continued success in blogging.Here are seven tips to help you build and maintain an audience for your blog:Tip # 1: provide quality content.On the Internet, if you are talking about websites or blogs, a large amount of space given to thecontent. Everyone goes to providing quality content. But what is the quality of content? The qualityof the content of your blog is directly related to how well you have defined your ideal audience.A successful blog is written with a different audience in mind. In this way, you can provide contentthat is unique to your audiences issues, needs or desires. If you create content they like and wantto read again, you have quality content.The second issue is to be faithful to your audience and tone of your blog. If people are readingyour blog, is because they like the theme and tone. Try not to deviate from the typical topics andstyle too. This will give your readers a reason to link back to your blog on an ongoing basis, suchas publishing on a regular basis.Tip # 2: Blog regularlyIf you do not update your blog often enough, blog readers will move to other blogs. There are toomany blogs out there competing for attention. Blog readers will go where they can get enough ofwhat they want.The success of blogs is a commitment of your time. When you start blogging and want to capturean audience, you should be prepared to blog every day. Thus, you can develop an audience thatcounts on you to help them start or end your day.This means you should also try to place the same time each day. Your readers are accustomed totheir schedule and see your blog in a timely manner. The time of day is not as crucial as theconsistency of its publication.Since you now have the quality of content and publication of a regular schedule, its time to drivetraffic to your blog. Your readers do much to promote your blog just by telling your friends. Do notexpect this one! You need to do additional work.
2. By posting, be sure to set your blog to "ping" blog tracking each time you add a new entry. Thinkof this as a means to get their attention. The ping says "Hey, I just added a new entry." Analternative to automatically pinging from your blog is to use pingomatic.com. This is a unique placeto automatically ping to all who must report to his new position and it only takes a few minutes toperform.Tip # 3: Mention your blog wherever possibleMention the address of your blog in your signature line in email, in forums where they post on theircards, address labels and in conversations with anyone you meet. Use a tag line under thedirection of the blog to attract more visiting. Mina says:Michele Schermerhornhttp://www.imarketblog.comA sassy little marketing blogBeyond mention your blog on writing and conversation, you should actively participate in theblogging community as well.Tip # 4: Participate in the blogosphereParticipate in other peoples blogs. Visit blogs that interest you and are consistent with the overalltheme of your blog. Then leave thoughtful comments. Almost all options for comment in anotherblog that lets you send the URL of your blog and your email address. Help other bloggers out withtraffic and that will help.If a blogger likes your site, you add to your blogroll. A blogroll is usually found on every blog thatincludes links to the rest of the blogosphere helps drive traffic. A blogroll is a list of other blogs.Think of it as a "recommended reading list." Do not be stingy with your blog roll either. Add theblogs I read and enjoy to your blogroll as well.Tip # 5: Think keywords when publishedThink of keywords with the use of titles, links and blogs. Search engines like Google and Yahoo,as keywords. The more targeted your keywords, the better the chances that your blog appears insearch results. Search results may lead to additional traffic you want.To increase the value of keywords in your content, specific keywords that are part of the activelinks in your messages. Do not use "click here" as the active link. You will be wasting valuablespace in your office. Instead of using keywords relevant to the active link as "a great marketingidea. This gives more emphasis keywords in search engines.One last thought on keywords for driving traffic, if you want a real leg in the game traffic on yourlink code add rel = "tag". This helps Technorati, a blog important resource, index your blog for yourdirectory. But do not stop there! It is time to submit your blog to blog directories.
3. Tip # 6: Submit your blog to blog directoriesIn addition to submitting your blog to major search engines, be sure to send the blog to blogdirectories as only blogwise, BlogCatalog, or bloghub. Many people find blogs through theseonline directories.When you do submit your blog to directories, remember to add a description that will appeal toyour target audience to check out your blog. For example, when I publish my blog in blogdirectories, the description I entered "general reflections, rants, tips and strategies from a veteranof the battle-worn from the wars of online and offline marketing." Your description should help thereader understand the potential of your blog theme and flavor of how to write.Besides the presentation of your blog to blog directories, join some of the exchange sites free orlow cost as traffic blogexplosion blogclicker.Tip # 7: Using free blogs and communities cost-sharing trafficThere are many sites that can be called "traffic exchange sites" for the blogging community. It willnot cost anything to register. At least, join blogexplosion, blogclicker and blogazoo. Once youregister, you have two options to help drive traffic to your blog. The use of both of them!The first method is to obtain guaranteed loans (visitors to your site) by using the "surf membersites" function. As you browse through these sites, you will earn credits visitors to your blog).When you find an interesting post, a comment as mentioned above. When you find a blogger youlike, add them to your blogroll and let them know you did.The second method to drive traffic is to purchase credits. The cost is very cheap for traffic that willlead to your blog. The more traffic to your blog, the more customers you have. The more happycustomers you have, the more they will tell others. The more you tell others, customers you get.Do not you love this dance!In summary, blogging may not be for everyone. However, it can be a great way to bring his uniqueperspective to the Internet. You will surely find others who feel the same way they do. Somebloggers will entertain you, some will tell you, and some take it to tear your hair. Decide what kindof blogger who want to be and be the best they can. See you in the blogosphere!About this AuthorMichele Schermerhorn calls herself a Â "FighterÂ Freedom Organization" dedicated to freeingcubicle prisoners to experience their own successful online business. He has over 30 yearsexperience in the business world and over 12 years running her own successful online business.She is President of Online Business Institute Inc. (http://www.obinstitute.com), authors a sassymarketing blog (http://www.imarketblog.com) and regularly conducts free online seminars. OnlineBusiness Institute Inc. exists to "create successful online business owners to the Timea a person."
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