How to make people read your blog...   without pointing a gun at them.            (darrylkang@dk.sg)
Disclaimer!• Some of the things here does not apply to  your Youth.SG Campus Spy Blog• I assume that you have been followi...
Where are the         readers?• Facebook• Twitter• Forums• Surfing around the internet• Watching TV• Shopping
Let everyone know     your Blog URL• Fill in the “Blog URL” section for all Social  Network you are on
Let everyone know     your Blog URL• Put your blog url on your email signature
Let everyone know    your Blog URL• Put your blog url on your forum signature• *Check with moderators first
Read other people’s blog• Read and comment on other people’s blog• Link to their blog in your blog article• (Don’t over do...
Allow RSS• Really Simple Syndication• Subscribe on RSS readers   • Google Reader   • RSS Reader mobile app• PS: Your Campu...
Tell everyone on          Twitter• Post a link to the blog entry on Twitter  shortly after blogging• There are WordPress p...
Tell everyone on         Facebook• Post a link to the blog entry on Facebook  shortly after blogging• Write a short descri...
Huh? Why?
Tell everyone onNew Social Media SiteNewlink to the blogMedia New        Social entry on a Site•Post a    Social Media Sit...
Engage in the community• Join the community where your readers  will hang out   • Facebook Pages   • Forums• Attend events...
Get yourself a Namecard• Good for events or when meeting new  people
Family and Friends• Tell them about your blog• But be careful!   • Don’t bitch about them in your blog   • Check your blog...
And if everything fails...   JUST KIDDING!
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Youth.SG Campus Spy 2012 Session 2: How to make people read your blog (without pointing a gun at them)

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Youth.SG Campus Spy 2012 Session 2: How to make people read your blog (without pointing a gun at them)

  1. 1. How to make people read your blog... without pointing a gun at them. (darrylkang@dk.sg)
  2. 2. Disclaimer!• Some of the things here does not apply to your Youth.SG Campus Spy Blog• I assume that you have been following what I said during last session (Why does anyone want to read my blog?)• Not everything works for everyone. Choose the one that works for your blog
  3. 3. Where are the readers?• Facebook• Twitter• Forums• Surfing around the internet• Watching TV• Shopping
  4. 4. Let everyone know your Blog URL• Fill in the “Blog URL” section for all Social Network you are on
  5. 5. Let everyone know your Blog URL• Put your blog url on your email signature
  6. 6. Let everyone know your Blog URL• Put your blog url on your forum signature• *Check with moderators first
  7. 7. Read other people’s blog• Read and comment on other people’s blog• Link to their blog in your blog article• (Don’t over do #2)
  8. 8. Allow RSS• Really Simple Syndication• Subscribe on RSS readers • Google Reader • RSS Reader mobile app• PS: Your Campus Spy blog don’t have :P
  9. 9. Tell everyone on Twitter• Post a link to the blog entry on Twitter shortly after blogging• There are WordPress plugin that helps you do it automatically
  10. 10. Tell everyone on Facebook• Post a link to the blog entry on Facebook shortly after blogging• Write a short description about your blog entry• Works well if your blog entry has pictures• DO NOT USE any Plugins that automatically post to your Facebook
  11. 11. Huh? Why?
  12. 12. Tell everyone onNew Social Media SiteNewlink to the blogMedia New Social entry on a Site•Post a Social Media Site: • Google Plus • Pinterest • Path • Etc etc etc.....
  13. 13. Engage in the community• Join the community where your readers will hang out • Facebook Pages • Forums• Attend events where other bloggers or your audience will attend
  14. 14. Get yourself a Namecard• Good for events or when meeting new people
  15. 15. Family and Friends• Tell them about your blog• But be careful! • Don’t bitch about them in your blog • Check your blog history too! • Make sure you are comfortable with it
  16. 16. And if everything fails... JUST KIDDING!

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