Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Making your website/blog popular

Finished with the designing tips?? I have here a set of traditions that can help you make your website or a blog popular.

A Proper Domain
In order to make your website/blog easier for the peoples to visit you need to have a proper and easy to remember domain. Having a long domain is forgettable for the peoples. So try to get a correct keyword and short domain as much as possible.

Frequent update
It is very important that you update and add new contents and posts regularly. For the first few months it is very important work to do nor it will tire your visitors. The frequent updates can help you get some loyal visitors.

Profile Advertisement
You must have got your membership in some Social Networking Websites, haven’t you? Most of the websites has a small field for your website. Enter you website there and also give some description about your website on your profile. When you friends will visit your profile, and may also visit your website/blog.

Forums are also a good place. On the signature or your profile you can have a link to your website/blog. During the discussions, some guys will of course have a look at your link. To attract more visitors through this method make sure you are good at discussing and you should have good replies.

Links Exchange
By this method, if your links are on the high trafficked website/blog then you can have lots of visitors. You can find many links exchanging websites. Here are some of them -

You’ve got money to burn?
You can advertise your website/blog on some advertisement websites by paying them some money. Adwords is one of the popular advertising website. It offers PPC (Pay per Click) service, so you only need to pay when someone visits your website/blog.

Report says about 70% websites are visited through search. For SEO you can follow the simple steps
- Fill up the META tag. Though now days the leading search engines don’t rely on it but it can be useful.
- Make a good title and also base your topics and contents according to your website/blog title. The words you have on your website/blog’s title make sure you have them on your contents too.
- Make many links as possible to your contents or posts. This will increase your search engine rankings.

Content Sharing
If you have a good content on your website or your blog, then what you can do is share your content to bookmarking websites like the digg.com and del.icio.us. You need to enter some parts of your content and then also have a link to your website/blog. The bookmarking websites has tones of users and some of them will eventually look up at your content and thus enter your website/blog.

Interacting with others
Two similar minded website/blogs can interact with each other. Like sending them emails on the related topics and giving comments to their contents. The interaction with each other can make him view your website/blog. With the interactions you will have some loyal readers.

Be Controversial
By being controversial you may get criticized but it really helps increasing your website traffic. This creates a set of discussions on the topic and you can get some regular visitors. But be controversial for good.

Answer your replies
When a user send you a reply through an email or comment then don’t hesitate to give reply them. This will make them feel you are committed to what you are doing and you can get some regular viewers. While replying, make sure it is understandable and polite.

So try them out. You can find relevant changes on the traffic to your website. If you want to know about your visitors use some site meter services like googleanalytics. I will be updating this post new ideas comes out.


  1. Get work, I must thank u

  2. you are welcome. If you have your own good ideas why not send them to me and may include them in my future posts!