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How To Promote Your Blog if You’re Super Busy

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Promote your blog infographic hero image.We all understand the benefits of blog promotion. Not only does promotion put you in front of the right eyeballs, but it’s also one of the most effective ways to enter new markets. Additionally, when you promote your blog it allows you to drive more traffic and leads.

So, how can you promote your blog and handle everything else (business promotion, accounting, sales, marketing) simultaneously? How do you do it when the average small business owner is rarely free? The Quuu blog has a few wonderful ideas.

Consider paid advertising

The easiest way to promote your blog when you’re busy is to let pay-per-click advertisers do it on your behalf. Pay-per-click advertising is quick, reliable, cost-effective, and above all, measurable and trackable.

Leverage SEO for organic advertising

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the most powerful way to market organically. It’s easy to set up, gives you a global audience, guarantees plenty of traffic, and is highly economical.

Build a thriving community

One thing all successful digital businesses have in common is community-backing. You need to build an excited community behind your blog to help you spread the message.

Use content promotion tools for social shared

Check out the Quuu blog to learn several other ways to promote your blog if you’re busy. The detailed infographic is complete with stats, insights, and examples.

Building a Blog Audience

building a blog audience

building a blog audience

Once again Neal Patel hits content marketing strategy out of the park! His Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience is brilliant and a must read.

Here’s an excerpt from Chapter 8 …

Creating great content isn’t enough to attract visitors to your site – if anything, it’s just the beginning. The next step is to reach out to your target audience. Fortunately, there are many ways to do it, and one of these is to use content syndication networks for your campaigns. Networks like Outbrain, Zemanta, and SimpleReach syndicate articles across multiple networks for maximum exposure.

But first things first. Choose which posts you’d like to promote. Your best bet would be the posts with the most number of clicks on your blog or most number of shares on social media.

Next, test the success rates of around 10 titles you’ve chosen. The title with the highest engagement should be your benchmark. Eventually, you’ll see a trend based on the feedback your titles get. You’ll be able to determine what kind of content is a hit, and what kind is a miss.