Saturday, October 27, 2012

10 Point Check List For Blog Promotion




I call this the:

Blog Promotion Manifesto

Use this ten point blog promotion checklist to promote your pillar content on the internet.


Blog Promotion Checklist via @Ileane

You wrote a great post - Whats next?

In this episode you'll learn:



  • How to drive traffic to the post
  • How to get the post shared
  • How to grow your network

#1: Choose a catchy "sharable" headline - What's a Shareable Headline? A shareable headline get attention? It also needs to be around 120 characters so that it fits easily into a retweet!

#2: Share the post on social networks, blogging communities and webmaster forums 

For Twitter use: JustRetweet and Viral Content Buzz
For Facebook use: Social Buzz Club
Forums and Communities to join:
#3: Add a link to the post in social networking profiles instead of your home page

#4. Blog Commenting - Leave "valuable" comments on CommentLuv enabled blogs. Here's some tips for leaving good comments that get approved:
  • Offer good advice
  • Share your take
  • Ask a question
#5: Publish related content on your blog. Case studies are just one option!

#6: Guest Post on authority blogs that help build your Google "Author Rank". In order to do this, you must be sure the host blog provides you with an author bio box so you can get your Google Authorship! Three excellent blogs to guest post on:
#7: Reproduce your content as a video, presentation or podcast! Get creative - Check out the slides and video for this post below.

#8: Conduct interviews with bloggers who have expertise on the subject of your blog post.

#9: Build links to your post with content curation platforms like Scoop.it, Paper.li or Storify

#10: Send an email to your newsletter subscribers
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