5 Zen Ways to Get More Blog Visitors

5 Zen Ways to Get More Blog Visitors

If you’ve ever created a blog before, then you know that the saying, “build it and they will come” just isn’t true. However, you can get more people interested in visiting your blog by following these five tips… 1. Offer good content. By “good” content, I mean you should blog about topics that your audience wants to know about. To find out what they want, just follow these steps: Find out what types of information products they’re already buying – then write blog posts on the same topic. Use a keyword tool (like WordTracker) to find out what topics people in your niche are looking for. Drop by busy niche forums and other blogs to see which topics are generating the most views and discussion. Survey your readers to find out what they want. 2. Update frequently. Sometimes people start a blog, post a flurry of articles and then abandon the blog for months at a time. If you allow dated posts, then your visitors aren’t likely to come back again if they notice that you don’t update regularly. What you need to do is commit to posting to your blog at least once a week. If you don’t want to be chained to your blog like this, then create the content ahead of time and automatically “drip” it to your readers. Or, hire a ghostwriter to both create the content and post it. Point is, you need to post often to keep your blog from looking like a deserted island. 3. Create regular features. Here’s a great way to turn a one-time visitor into a repeat visitor. Specifically,...