Question: What's the number one problem of bloggers?
Answer: Getting traffic!
If you're a blogger yourself, you know that it isn't anything like Kevin Costner's “Field of Dreams,” where “if you build it, they will come.”
Unfortunately with blogging, you could be churning out blog post after blog post, taking hours doing research to come up with top-notch content… and have nothing to show for it.
If you don't have the right strategies, you could spend months, even years, slaving away on your blog before you build up a significant number of eyeballs on your blog–enough to make a few affiliate commissions, pay-per-click income, or outright sales of your product/service to at least pay for your blog hosting and domain name registration.
Fortunately, there are tried-and-true ways to attract more traffic to your blog. These include:
I've used these strategies myself and know that they work. However, you have to know how to do each one properly so you can leverage your time and effort.
Because so many bloggers struggle with getting traffic to their blogs, I've organized a series of webinars entitled, “Ask the Blog Traffic Experts.”
Starting July 6th, for seven weeks, I'll be interviewing blog traffic experts about the different strategies I listed above. Our guest experts are:
It's free to join the webinars, plus you get to ask the experts your own questions about blog traffic.
See you there!
PS: Know another blogger who could use some extra traffic? Please share this post with them. Thank you!
Lexi Rodrigo is a communication and marketing professional for multimillion-dollar businesses, co-author of Blog Post Ideas: 21 Proven Ways to Create Compelling Content and Kiss Writer's Block Goodbye, and host of "Marketing Insights LIVE!." Connect with Lexi on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn.