Generating traffic is about increasing the lifeblood of an online business. If there is no sufficient traffic generated back to the website, the purpose of the blog is not accomplished. And since there are many options in generating traffic, here are some of the best ways to increase blog traffic for free:
By means of forum marketing, there is a good chance of sharing your expertise to a lot of people. There can be a steady and increased flow of generated traffic to the blog. The good thing is if you are an expert, your accurate advice will be greatly appreciated.
As compared to forum marketing, blog commenting is a bit different because of the platform. The forum allows you to post your comments, but you cannot place a signature link till you have posted many comments. In blog platforms, usually your site address can be entered from the first post. If the comment attracts the attention of readers, they can click on and visit the site. In addition, even if there are no direct visitors to the site, the search engines will index the post. As a result, your site obtains a small boost.
From the first time that users have signed up and started to use Twitter, it was quite difficult to know if there was already significant traffic. In the long run, Twitter became useful in getting generated traffic. A lot of blogs are using automation tools for feeding past posts, and feeding links to their own Twitter account. As a result, many blogs are able to generate visitors each month by the use of plug-ins.
Using Ebay as a platform is one way to increase web traffic. The product can be posted, getting the attention of a lot of people. Apart from it, the URL can be posted regarding the information on the subject or product. Due to the traffic and size of Ebay, there are many people that can be turned into new prospects.
In getting free traffic, contest marketing is considered to be the fastest and easiest way to have inbound links. This is because bloggers are keen on sharing the most relevant contests for their readers.
Another way to increase web traffic is by means of content syndication. This is being done by means of RSS feeds. As for readers, they can easily follow the site and be notified in case new content is published. This is one of the ways of bringing readers back to the site for newly published content.