How to encourage more comments on your blog

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How to encourage more comments on your blog

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  2. 2. How to encourage <br />more comments <br />on your blog<br />
  3. 3. Role of comments on your blog<br />Encourages Engagement <br />Engagement  drives your social media engine<br />
  4. 4. 7 ways to encourage more comments on your blog<br />1. Write great content<br />2. Prompt<br />3. Highlight<br />4. Be topical<br />5. Acknowledge<br />6. Make it easy to comment<br />7. Comment on other blogs<br />
  5. 5. 1. Write Great Content<br />Give your readers something worth commenting on!<br />
  6. 6. 2. Prompt<br />Finish each blog post with a question <br />“What do you think” <br />“Would you agree”<br />
  7. 7. 3. Highlight<br />Make your question stand out<br />Italicise<br />bold<br />Underline it<br />
  8. 8. 4. Be Topical<br />Always something topical which you can invite opinion on<br />Write in a way that gets people to reflect on a topic <br />Expand their knowledge in some way<br />Then invite comments<br />
  9. 9. 5. Acknowledge<br />If someone has taken the time to leave a comment, please acknowledge their effort.<br />Apart from being the courteous thing to do, you miss out on the opportunity to extend the conversation and engage with your audience. <br />So always answer any questions you receive, clarify any points that have been raised in the comments and thank your readers for taking the time to comment.<br />
  10. 10. 6. Make it easy to comment<br />Don’t make your reader register on your site before they can leave a comment. <br />Make it as straightforward, quick and easy for people to comment as possible.<br />
  11. 11. 7. Comment on other blogs<br />Make sure you always take the time to leave comments on other relevant blogs and add value to the conversation. <br />Chances are the blog owner will be encouraged to visit your blog and will in turn join the conversation there.<br />

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