Getting traffic for a new start up blog is one of the biggest challenges to bloggers. It takes lots of hard work, patience and time to get a good amount of traffic to your blog. Getting traffic from search engines is the most important. Your blog should be well SEO optimized, original blog content and a good blog design. How you have used SEO meta tags in your blog, is the most important part to get organic search traffic. A good SEO can rank your blog on top of the search results.
Blog domain age, Google page rank, blog traffic, loading speed, Backlinks and the use of meta tags are the things which can improve your blog’s position in search result pages.
To improve SEO meta tags of your blog write attractive Title, description, use long tail keywords, use alt text for images and use optimized permalinks.
You can’t do much about Domain Age factor.
To get higher Google page rank, your blog’s traffic, no. of Backlinks and other things matters. If your blog is doing well in other things then your Google Page Rank will also improve.
Website Speed means a lot to a blogger. A slow blog can reduce your traffic and can increase bounce rate of your blog. I have shared an article about – How you can increase your blog’s loading speed.
Having a good amount of quality Backlinks for your blog will help you to get traffic as well as in getting better position in search result pages. With SEO off page you can create quality backlinks for your blog by using Directory submission, Social bookmarking, Article submission, Video submission, PPT slide share, Comments, Guest Blogging etc. These all Off page SEO techniques or strategies will allow you to create Backlinks on these sites for your blog. You need to submit blog’s basic details like Title, description, URL, Keywords and Category.
There thousands of SEO submission sites which allow you to submit your blog. I have also shared these SEO submission sites various times in the past. You can check out here those entire Free SEO submission site list.
Free Directory Submission sites list
- Top 100 Directory Submission sites list with high PR in 2017
- 25 directory submission websites list in 2017 with Alexa rank and Domain Authority
- Online Search Engines & Web Directories list | Submit your blog
- 200 Free Web Directory Submission sites list 2017 | Submit your site for free
Free Social Bookmarking sites list
- 25 Social Bookmarking sites List 2017 | High PR Bookmarking sites
- 150+ New Social Bookmarking Sites List 2017
Article submission sites list
Video Submission Sites list
Free Classified sites list
PPT slide sharing sites
Press Release submission sites
SEO Forums sites