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Old 21st February 2014, 01:30 AM   #1

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Default Best Way To Get Traffic?

I am really clueless on this because I tried social medias, forums, and youtube.

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Old 24th February 2014, 12:25 PM   #2
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The question is nearly impossible to answer in a vacuum. By that, I mean that there is no single "best" way to get traffic. It depends on who your target audience is, and what you expect them to do when they arrive.

For instance, if you want people to buy something from you, you need much "warmer" and more motivated people than if you're just asking them to read an article or perhaps subscribe to a newsletter. The more expensive the stuff is you want them to buy, the "warmer" and more motivated they need to be.

How you reach these motivated people depends on what you're offering. You need to find out where your prospective customers are spending their time online (and offline) and make sure you're where ever they are.

This might mean running print ads, posting to Pinterest, doing the radio talk show circuit, joining (and actively participating in) discussion forums, attending local meetups, running Facebook ads, keeping up with a business-related blog, writing articles for industry publications, etc.

You will probably have to do more than one thing. Most of the people you run into (online or offline) are NOT going to be "warm" motivated potential customers. Your job is to turn them into a good prospect.

The problem for a lot of people is that they focus on more traffic. You really don't want more traffic, you want better traffic.

Seriously. What's the point of having 10,000 people trooping through your website every day if not a single one of them ever does whatever it is you most want your visitors to do? The trick is to find and attract the right traffic, and then do everything right to convince them to buy/subscribe/join (whatever it is you want them to do).

You will almost certainly find if you do a better job of targeting your prospects and converting them to customers you can thrive with much less traffic than you initially thought.

Think about this: would you rather have 100 visitors with a 5% conversion rate, or 10,000 visitors with a 0% conversion rate? A 5% conversion rate (or better) is very doable, even for a small-shop/one-person website.

Stop thinking about what you need to do to get MORE traffic, and start thinking about how to attract BETTER traffic (and how to make better use of the traffic you already have). You'll see a much better (and faster) return.



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Old 25th February 2014, 11:47 PM   #3
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Submit it to google, there's a link somewhere on the bottom where you can add it to their engine.

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Old 1st March 2014, 04:14 AM   #4

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Just write good content. If your content is interesting then google will show it in google results (but it will take some time), your content will be shared in social media and your traffic will grow up

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Old 1st March 2014, 11:05 AM   #5
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Default Ideas for Getting Valuable traffic

It does make good sense to me to create more demanding(gently) words to get people enticed to your site. I am working at selling hand painted tote bags and trying to figure out the best way to get interested customers.

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Old 2nd March 2014, 10:41 PM   #6
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I've had quite a bit of luck with Youtube. But you have to make good content.

I typically do things like product demos in my videos. And make sure that links back to my site are in the product description. As a result, I get about $1 in revenue for every 10 youtube views. So it is working well for me.

What was your experience on Youtube? What were you doing there?

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Old 6th March 2014, 04:36 AM   #7

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Use all these techniques to increase traffic to your website:
-Offer free, original, and quality content on your site.
-Supplement your original content.
-Trying to get more backlinks on your website this may help to increase the traffic.
-Improve your search engine ranking.
-Get linked.
-Advertise your presence.

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Old 5th April 2014, 03:32 AM   #8
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Try do difference like twitter, facebook, printerst, youtube, google+ etc is better to you, increase traffic so and important is title or content is unique that why attract people and get traffic so improve your visitors.

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Old 8th April 2014, 08:17 AM   #9

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Guys, trying to promote our site on Facebook. Paid posts, "annoying ads under posts" in other groups and paid ads in right column. But it does not seem to be very effective.

Can someone share his/her experience please?

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Old 10th April 2014, 09:03 AM   #10
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Its depend to your websites and your keywords ranking.
Social media also get traffic but try facebook, twitter, linkedin, printersest etc,
Try to submit videos for your websites related.
Forums also helps you for increasing your traffic.
Blog commenting and blogs submission.
Articles submission and try to that approved articles url submission in SBM.

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