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How To Increase Website Traffic – 5 Untapped Traffic Sources

How To Increase Website Traffic – 5 Untapped Traffic Sources

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

I think we can agree that getting traffic to your blog or website can be hard.

Especially when you are just starting.

I am sure you already know about Google, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for getting traffic?

But are there other traffic sources that you can leverage?

Yes!!

Today I'm going to share with you five untapped traffic sources to help increase traffic to your website.

If you use just one of these then I can guarantee you will see additional traffic.

So with that being said, let's jump into today's article – How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog or website.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

The first way you can get traffic is through Quora.

 

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

 

Quora is basically a huge question and answer site.

I guarantee that you will find people asking questions related to your niece or topic.

This is what I do:

Type in the search bar – work from home.

I'll look at all the questions people are asking about working from home, earning online etc

Next, I'll respond to the question and if there's a good place for me to put in a link to my blog, I'll do that.

I also have a link to my blog in my Bio.

Over time as you build up a profile you will get people asking you questions and this shows up in your answer box at the top.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

You can also track your answers and see how many views you have had, here is a snapshot of some questions I have answered.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

 

Overall Quora is a reliable source of traffic to my blog and it takes about ten minutes a day.

I recommend you to join and have a look at some of the questions you can answer.

The second source to increase website traffic is through StumbleUpon.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

Stumbleupon is a search engine that finds and then recommends content to its readers.

It is a great place to get lots of traffic to your blog or website.

Getting started with this is very easy and you can be up and running in 3 steps once you have clicked join.

  1. Complete your bio information
  2. Next, you select the topics you are interested in.
  3. Upload profile photo of yourself

Once you have done this then you can start on your StumbleUpon journey.

I would recommend before you submit your own blog links you should start by stumbling other people’s content first.

You start to stumble by clicking on the red button at the top of the page and then you can click on the “thumbs up” if you enjoyed the article.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

 

StumbleUpon also offers a paid ads platform.

This is very easy to set up and you can literally buy clicks from StumbleUpon for pennies.

Here are a few tips on using the paid options.

  • Always create a good description and include your keywords.
  • Add it to your relevant “List”.
  • Connect with people in your niche.
  • Try to use StumbleUpon at least 20 minutes a day.
  • Add StumbleUpon sharing buttons to your site or blog.

You can find out more to advertise your blog posts at the StumbleUpon ad site here —-> 

The next source in How To Increase Website Traffic is Linkedin.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

 

What is Linkedin?

Linkedin is the world's biggest professional network with hundreds of millions of members.

It is a site to connect with other professionals and helps you stay in contact with millions of users.

It is free to join and again really simple to set up.

Once you have done your blog post don't just click the LinkedIn share button on your site.

You can actually go and write content on LinkedIn.

Lots of businesses and bloggers do this…..

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

Here is how to quickly do this

  • Take the first few paragraphs of your post or more if you like.
  • Copy and paste it right on to LinkedIn and after the third paragraph, you can put “Click here to continue reading,”
  • The reader will then head over to your website.

Next up is Reddit.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

What is Reddit?

It is basically a large forum where you submit content to the site such as articles, links, and images, which are then voted up or down by other members.

Reddit has subreddits on every single topic, whether it's marketing, food, branding etc

There is a section on Reddit pretty much for every industry out there.

You should participate in the community on Reddit and not continually keep submitting your own content.

You can upvote and downvote at the same time.

Upvote the content you love and downvote the content you either disagree with or simply don’t like.

This is another great way to generate more traffic to your blog.

And Finally.

The last way in How To Increase Website Traffic is Blog Commenting.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

 

Commenting on blogs BUT with commentLuv activated on them.

CommentLuv is a plugin that incentivizes good comments with followed links.

What you want to do is go to these blogs, look at their posts and leave comments.

Leave comments providing insights and or something relevant to the article.

With most blogs, when you leave a comment, it will ask you for your name and URL.

When you share your name and URL, people can click on your name and then they go back to your website.

But make sure when you're leaving comments, you are not spamming.

I found a great article over at Click Minded which shows over 1000 blogs with this plugin activated.

How to increase website traffic 5 Untapped Traffic Sources For Marketing Your blog.

You can see the full article here —–> 

And that concludes today's article – How To Increase Website Traffic.

I know it can be hard when trying to increase your website traffic whether that's to a blog or even online shop.

After you have spent several hours putting together an article and sharing it everywhere then it becomes frustrating to see little traffic.

But if you use some of these additional methods along with Pinterest, facebook and other social media platforms then you will get more traffic.

Maybe not instant website traffic but it will come.

For more tips on getting traffic to your blog have a look at my page for getting more traffic here —– > 

How to increase your blog traffic.

 

Thank you again and as always if you have any questions please leave a comment below.

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Furn

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    5 Comments

    Federico Posted on9:21 am - December 5, 2018

    Congratulations, excellent post.
    I’m an expert in the field …
    Interesting and useful article for newbies and professionals.
    Thank you for spreading your knowledge.
    Federico G

      furn011 Posted on11:10 pm - December 10, 2018

      Hello Federico
      Apologies for the delayed response, I was away on holiday last week and playing catch up.
      Thank you for your kind words.
      I am glad you found the article useful
      Thanks

    Zoe Posted on5:30 pm - September 16, 2018

    Great post, thanks 🙂

      furn011 Posted on11:07 am - September 19, 2018

      Hi Zoe
      Thank you for reading and leaving a comment, I am glad you found it useful.
      Take Care
      Mark

    Upendra Singh Thakur Posted on12:24 pm - February 26, 2018

    Nice information by Not taught at school. In fact, I was looking for all the information you have given sir! Thanks for sharing knowledge.

      furn011 Posted on1:15 pm - February 26, 2018

      Hey Upendra
      I am glad you found it useful, thanks for leaving a comment.
      Furn