More Than 50 Tips On How To Get Traffic To Your Blog |

More Than 50 Tips On How To Get Traffic To Your Blog

(This post is inspired by Seth Godin’s article about “How to get traffic for your blog”.)

  • Be current… Compose posts that motive people to be read right now.
  • Study enough to become the expert in your field.
  • Be timeless… write posts that will be readable in a year.
  • Be among the first with a great blog on your topic, then encourage others to blog on the same topic.
  • Share your expertise generously so people recognize it and depend on you.
  • Write short, pithy posts.
  • Encourage your readers to help you manipulate the technorati top blog list.
  • Don’t write about your cat,  your boyfriend or your kids.
  • Write long, definitive posts.
  • Write about your kids.
  • Be snarky. Write nearly libelous things about fellow bloggers, daring them to respond (with links back to you) on their blog.
  • Be sycophantic. Share linklove and expect some back.
  • Include polls, meters and other eye candy.
  • Tag your posts. Use
  • Coin a term or two.
  • Do email interviews with the well-known.
  • Answer your email.
  • Use photos.
  • Be anonymous.
  • Encourage your readers to digg your posts. (and to use furl and reddit).  Do it with every post.
  • Post your photos on flickr
  • Encourage your readers to subscribe by RSS.
  • Include comments so your blog becomes a virtual water cooler that feeds itself.
  • Assume that every day is the beginning, because you always have new readers.
  • Highlight your best posts on your Squidoo lens.
  • Point to useful but little-known resources.
  • Write about stuff that appeals to the majority of current blog readers–like gadgets and web 2.0.
  • Write about Google.
  • Have relevant ads that are even better than your content.
  • Don’t include comments, people will cross post their responses.
  • Write posts that each include dozens of trackbacks to dozens of blog posts so that people will notice you.
  • Run no ads.
  • Keep tweaking your template to make it include every conceivable bell or whistle.
  • Write about blogging.
  • Digest the good ideas of other people, all day, every day.
  • Invent a whole new kind of art or interaction.
  • Post on weekdays, because there are more readers.
  • Write about a never-ending parade of different topics so you don’t bore your readers.
  • Post on weekends, because there are fewer new posts.
  • Don’t interrupt your writing with a lot of links.
  • Dress your blog (fonts and design) as well as you would dress yourself for a meeting with a stranger.
  • Edit yourself. Ruthlessly.
  • Don’t promote yourself and your business or your books or your projects at the expense of the reader’s attention.
  • Be patient.
  • Give credit to those that inspired, it makes your writing more useful.
  • Ping  technorati. Or have someone smarter than me tell you how to do it automatically.
  • Write about only one thing, in ever-deepening detail, so you become definitive.
  • Write in English.
  • Write about obscure stuff that appeals to an obsessed minority.
  • Don’t be boring.
  • Write stuff that people want to read and share.

Need traffic to your blog now? Visit

, , , ,

13 Responses to More Than 50 Tips On How To Get Traffic To Your Blog

  1. Mary Allen November 18, 2011 at 7:06 pm #

    “Appreciate you sharing, great blog. Keep writing.”

  2. Henry Parker November 18, 2011 at 10:19 pm #

    “Wow, great blog article. Really Cool.”

  3. Jason Henderson November 18, 2011 at 11:17 pm #

    Thanks again for the post.Really thank you! Great.

  4. Bobby Gonzalez November 19, 2011 at 12:07 am #

    Thanks-a-mundo for the article. Really Cool.

  5. Carol Ramos November 19, 2011 at 12:57 am #

    Thanks for the article post.Thanks Again. Really Great.

  6. Timothy Reynolds November 19, 2011 at 1:14 am #

    I really like and appreciate your post.Thanks Again. Much obliged.

  7. Ann Brown November 19, 2011 at 2:07 am #

    Great blog.Really looking forward to read more. Really Cool.

  8. Louis Hunt November 19, 2011 at 3:24 am #

    I cannot thank you enough for the blog.Thanks Again. Keep writing.

  9. Eric Wright November 19, 2011 at 12:26 pm #

    Thanks a lot for the blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Much obliged.

  10. Jean Johnson November 19, 2011 at 1:52 pm #

    “wow, awesome blog post.Really looking forward to read more. Cool.”

  11. Helen Harrison November 19, 2011 at 2:39 pm #

    I truly appreciate this blog post.Much thanks again. Cool.

  12. Ann West November 19, 2011 at 2:50 pm #

    Thanks so much for the article post.Thanks Again. Awesome.

  13. IT outsourcing companies March 12, 2012 at 5:29 am #

    Really nice post. I appreciate your work. Thank you for sharing.

Please Login to post a comment


CommentLuv badge

Powered by WordPress. Designed by WooThemes


Forgot Password?

Join Us

Password Reset
Please enter your e-mail address. You will receive a new password via e-mail.

%d bloggers like this: