LOW COST TRAFFIC GENERATION TIPS TO GET TRAFFIC TO YOUR BLOG WITH THE GOAL OF GETTING BACKLINKS TO YOUR SITE FROM RELEVANT PLACES.
Article marketing is a good way for newbies to start generating traffic. You want to create something that people are interested in and want to find more about. Once your article is written you can post it to places such as Ezine Articles, Articles Base or Go Articles and they will be published in various places. It may only take 10-15 minutes to write your articles and post in these places.
At the bottom of your article place a link that directs them back to your website for more information. If you have valuable content others will download it and put on their websites. This added traffic will help you to rank higher with Google which is exactly what a newbie needs.
People ask questions on this Yahoo site while others wait for a question to answer. Be sure to give thoughtful answers as you want to provide valuable information that will be helpful. Then you should be able to give a link to your website and generate traffic back. http://answers.yahooanswers.com
IT NEVER HURTS TO ASK
Some people blog for personal enjoyment or as a hobby. If you find a relevant site that you think might enhance traffic generation to your blog ask them if you can link to their site. It may bring you extra traffic or more money.
Anybody can send out a press release. You can write about your new promotion or anything you want to announce. Be sure to follow the proper format and then submit it to a distribution place and they will send it across the internet.
Some places that do this are:
You might be able to get a free press release the first time you send one out. This can be a super traffic generation method.
Make comments on other blogs you would like to attract. Say something to engage them and leave a positive comment. If they leave it up other visitors may check out your blog as well.
Content is king. Educate people and build a relationship rather than posting something to sell. Give a tip of value like free traffic generation with good unique content so SEO doesn’t see it as an advertisement. Become a resource that they respect.
-- Karen Knoke