A great blog starts with content. Followed by a design. You could have the best looking blog in the world followed by amazing content. But what’s the point without having any visitors?

Most people think that great content and design is enough. The visitors will come piling in on there own. This is WRONG. You need to promote your blog if you want traffic.

There are billions of active websites in the world. Thousands of new websites are popping up each and every day. You need to do some form marketing to diversify yourself from the masses.

I’m going to be 100% blatant with you. Yes, there are blogs out there that go viral from word of mouth. But the chances of this happening to you is like waiting to win the lottery. Maybe not that extreme, but its close.

When blogs go viral. Those blogs are shared by many individuals on everything from social media, to news outlet, to blogs and everything in between. That is a form marketing.

To set the stepping stones to your website’s marketing.

Let’s walk through the most popular ways of marketing today.

9 WAYS YOU CAN MARKET YOUR BLOG

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SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING

In todays world Social Media is probably one of trends of all time. I ask you this. Can you name people that are not on Social Media?

With people spending so much time on social media. It is your time now to promote your blog to those people where they hang out online.

Here are the top social media website to begin sharing your content.

Twitter

Facebook

Instagram

Pinterest

Linkedin

StumbleUpon

Tumblr

Myspace

Tagged

And the list goes on.

These are some popular social networks. There are hundreds if not thousands more social media networks out there. It is a big world and almost everyone goes online to socialize these days.

BLOG MARKETING TIPS FROM THE VETERANS

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In terms of how you want to start promoting your blog. The sky is the limit. You can go in so many directions. A good strategy is to sit down and think where your audience hangs out online. Then go to those places and promote your website.

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