Writing SEO friendly blog post is the prime objective of every blogger, for this he best effort to make his blog post popular. But only publishing blog post is enough for him, or he should to do some other things to promote blog post..? Yes of course, because he needs blog readers, the regular visitors for his blog content. He has to adopt some ways to increase traffic to his blog.
6 things to do after publishing your blog post.
The following is the list of those things that a blogger should do after hitting publish to a blog post.
1. Let the search engine know about your post.
for this way use the following :
- Use Ping services: There is a lot of online ping services available (both free and paid) you can search and submit you blog url easily to them.
- Submit Sitemap to Famous Search Engines: If you are using Google, Bing or Ask webmaster tools then you need not to worry much, because these search engines have option to through which you can manually submit sitemaps to them. This will notify the search engines and they will soon be updated with you content.
- Use RSS Syndication: There are a lot of online web directories available to use your feed as update, you can search and submit the famous list to these RSS web directories.
2. Shorten blog post URL
With your existing URL post address, the user may slip or will not to click the URL , so a smart idea is to make its short URL, So that a reader may click it, just to know what is behind that short URL. There are a lot of free online services available to make url shorten like bit.ly.
3. Share it on Social Media
Social media is more reliable source to share your blog or post with. And the important thing is when you post your blog post must share it with famous Social media like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc. WordPress here makes it very simple and clear by using some of WordPress Plugin.
Also read : Easy way to optimize or SEO your facebook page.
4. Start blog commenting
Blog commenting will not only introduce you in your community but will also help to fetch readers to your blog.
5. Uses of forums
There is a huge list of SEO forums that can be use to promote your newly published blog post. You may search these forums and find your related blog post, you need is to participate on these forums and share some words about your blog post. This will help to increase blog traffic.
6. Email Marketing
If you are using email marketing to promote your content or have some newsletter then do not forget to add your latest blog post link as signature to your email because this is he more frequent way to let other knows about the update of your blog.