There are many free & paid social bookmarking sites and some are paid one too. Social bookmarking sites are usually those sites which allow submissions from user and community to rate the submissions. Some examples of such social bookmarking sites are: Digg, Reddit, Stumble Upon and so on. Now, if you are one of those bloggers who have proved himself and community trust your choice and recommendation, it’s time to take another stage forward and start your own social bookmarking site. By this method, you can provide quality news and best of topics from internet to your followers. For this task simply start a Social Bookmarking column with your blog or you can create social bookmarking site. Some examples of great social bookmarking sites are reddit.com and StumbleUpon.com etc. Many open source CMS are available for creating a social bookmarking site like Drupal, Hotaru and some WordPress plugins are also available. But I recommend you a smart one and free CMS – PLIGG. … [Read more...] about How to Create Social Bookmarking Site using Pligg
Social Media websites can drive insanely great traffic to your blog if you have a good social media marketing strategy. But it can drive fair amount of traffic if you just submit blog posts regularly to your social media profiles. Social media traffic is as important as organic traffic from search engines as we can’t rely on Google alone. They continue to push algorithmic updates like Panda, Penguin and who knows the next could be Giraffe. It means that we must diversify the way we get traffic. I’m going to list the top social media and other websites that you shouldn’t ignore or must use as part of your social media marketing strategy. I’m NOT going to list all the stupid social media or the so called web 2.0 sites out there as I’m going to focus only on sites that can drive traffic to our websites in one way or the other and not for building backlinks. Though the traffic quality of social media can’t be matched with that of organic traffic, it is … [Read more...] about Top 30 Social Media (And Web 2.0) Sites To Drive Traffic To Your Blog
But increasing your search engine traffic is A LOT hard. There’s a quick way though! Getting Google Sitelinks. Are you looking for best practices of quickly getting Google sitelinks for your sites? Want to get Google sitelinks for WordPress sites without much hassle? If yes, this detailed Google sitelinks tutorial is exclusively for you. How many of you have observed the latest Google “search in sitelinks” bowix? Google used to show this type of search results only for most popular websites like YouTube etc but now a lot morepl other sites are also getting this feature.cr Basically the use of search in sitelinks is that your visitors don’t need to enter your website to perform various actions but they can directly perform the search process from the Google search box itself. Thus it removes a step of search process and it provides better user experience. Getting Google sitelinks for WordPress sites is really easy! Important Note: Google will only displays your … [Read more...] about How to QUICKLY Get Google SiteLinks for Your Site
There are many factors that play a role in the success of an e-commerce website. Even if you have great product range, it’s very important to design your website in a creative way, which attract customers. Apart from simple site navigation and convenient web design, in my opinion, there are five key web pages an e-commerce website SHOULD have. It’s very often that we miss some very simple static pages, that can play an important role in success. To me, they should be considered wisely when designing an e-commerce website. Must have Pages for E-commerce Websites: Now, when ever you starting an E-commerce business, make sure you have these pages on your site. The reason for adding these pages in your E-commerce site is to increase the trust factor of your site. Usually, when you get traffic from the search engine or paid traffic, user look at many factors before making a payment on your site. Personally, when I land on an unknown E-commerce site, I look at about page, company … [Read more...] about 5 Key WebPages Every E-Commerce Web Site Should Have
Social recommendation is a new trend gaining heat in the e-commerce industry. Social recommendation means that people in your friend network on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter recommend products or sites to you for your purchases or for general product review queries. For example, when you purchase a new camcorder and you share and recommend your purchase on Facebook through social recommendation sites like ShopSocially, that’s social recommendation. This new method of social shopping is a huge opportunity for online retailers, but still lying untapped. When someone recommends something to his or her friends, retailers can always expect some extra traffic which will be generated from it. The question arises that why should retailers be more interested in investing in social recommendation than on online ads. Well, here are the reasons why online retailers should be more focused on traffic from social recommendations. High quality traffic: The traffic which is … [Read more...] about Which is better source of traffic?
When we talk about SEO in 2014, one of the biggest factor for high-ranking is Social media signal. It’s certainly clear, that Google+ have the highest impact in search engine ranking and it’s a part of Google analytics and Google Webmaster tool. Though, this article is not just targeted for Google+ but to all the social bookmarking and networking site. Idea here is to encourage & motivate readers to share articles. It’s not a rocket science to understand what kind of article readers like and what are the factors that influence them to share articles. Social Networking forms a huge part of any successful Blog or website. The scale of Social Networking, sharing, re-tweeting, +1, stumbling etc can determine the size and popularity of a blog and the quality of its content. So what makes people send out recommendations towards your blog by doing the above said actions? Why would people want to share your content with their friends and family? What do they gain by … [Read more...] about How to Motivate Readers to Share Articles on Social media Sites?
Blogging in 2008 was a completely different experience from how it is to blog in 2016. Earlier, no matter how good or how bad your posts were, you would end up getting some traffic from search engines. In fact, a few pieces of low-quality content wouldn’t affect your whole entire domain. But when Google launched Google Panda (April 2011), they changed the face of the blogosphere. Having thousands of pages indexed in Google will no longer give you great results. Only quality articles will help you survive the SEO battle. One of the other major differences with the Panda algo is that if your blog has a few low-quality pieces of content, you might end up losing your site quality value and you will notice less SERP’s ranking. (FYI, the Panda 4.2 update happened one year ago (July 2015), and there is no way Google is going to give you back your lost traffic. If your site is still missing out on traffic from search engines, it’s time for you to take some serious action … [Read more...] about How to Find Low-Quality Content & Create A Better Site
In the virtual world today, the only important thing is that popular web sites means more traffic, more fans, more options to monetize your website and get more money. No matter what the reason for creating a website of your choice or your hobby or business idea, want to make your site popular – you want people to like your site and return to your site regularly to see if there something new and interesting. The first thing you want to achieve is to get some visitors to the site, and you want to concentrate first is to get a lot of visitors to your website. How can you achieve? OK, now there are many ways to bring targeted traffic to your site, but one of the most popular ways is social bookmarking (SB). Its a relatively new way to advertise your website, but apparently the people love it, because there are hundreds of different social bookmarking sites that people like to visit often and participate in the creation and popularity of content on such websites. Now we move to the … [Read more...] about 3 Reasons Why Use Social Bookmarking Sites
As a newbie blogger, the most confusing state is to decide which Blogging platform to choose. Though, most suggested platforms are BlogSpot, WordPress, Tumblr. Now, when we talk about creating a blog from the professional front, WordPress is a rock-solid choice. There are many things which you can do with a Self-hosted WordPress blog, which you can't do on a BlogSpot blog. BlogSpot and WordPress both offers free blogging platform which is a good way to start your blogging career, though certainly not the best. If you have been blogging on any of these free blogging platforms, read this article to know what are the limitations of using free blogging platform over self-hosted WordPress blog. To make it clear I started my blogging career from BlogSpot and then I moved to Self hosted WordPress blog. As I mentioned above, BlogSpot is a good blogging platform to start your blogging career, but for long run a self-hosted blog is what you should select. Though in this post I will highlight … [Read more...] about Why WordPress is Better Than BlogSpot Platform?
Servando: Since the last time I interviewed Zach who was making $8,000 per month with Amazon Affiliate Sites (now more than 5 figures per month) the topic got a lot of popularity around my blog. When I was contacted by Dennis who’s making 4 figures per month and he has managed a few PBNs and backlinks for other people around the niche I just couldn’t refuse to accept his guest post 🙂 I bet this will help a lot of people who’s got questions from the last interview I did a few months ago. Hey everyone, let me quickly introduce myself, my name is Dennis from Passive Solutions, I’ve been into SEO for almost 4 years now, initially ranked a few sites myself with pure spam (which worked great for a while), and eventually turned into PBN’s and sold over $500000,- worth of link packages at the Warrior Forum! As SEO got a bad name I moved into ranking my own sites again, Amazon affiliate sites that is, as it became harder and harder to gain clients it was … [Read more...] about The difference between making $1,000 and $10,000 per month from Amazon Affiliate Sites