When I was new to the blogging world I was quite confused as to how to promote my blog so that I get as much exposure. A friend of mine suggested about facebook. It was when I started giving extra time to this awesome social networking site; I understood how facebook can provide me huge traffic for my blog.
It is understood that the intensity of blogging and online business traffic is very crucial for success over the Internet. Since Google is very sticky with their algorithm, Facebook is mostly approached for blog promotion.
Reason behind Facebook
What do you think? What is the reason behind adopting this social networking site? Today, let me properly explain why facebook is considered a very important part in blogging and online marketing in recent times.
Who is not aware of this popular social networking site? Facebook has over 1 billion users today. It is not only a network place with friend, family and colleges, but something beyond that. You may use this to get huge traffic on your blog and website as well.
Though blog updating and content writing is an important area, it is not enough for successful blogging. Social network plays an important role for getting heavy traffic and promotion
Let me share with you the best actionable strategies to help you use Facebook to promote blogs. Read on and try applying it and check the changes that will come to your blog.
Create Facebook Fan Page: If you want to promote your brand name and establish a big network, create a Facebook fan page for your blog. This is considered the most important part in blog promotion today. If you have your own Facebook fan page you can easily share your blog posts and other useful materials. And as for your fan page lovers, they can easily get your updates on their feed.
Join Facebook Groups: If you want high trafficking for your blog it is mandatory that you join at least 5 – 6 and more Facebook groups and share your blog posts and your products there. Try to target those FB groups which have a large number of members and are related to your niche. Also try to create your own Facebook groups as it comes much handy in blog promotion.
Be active on your profile and Fan Page: Make sure that your profile is active with impressive networking and regular updates as it is a vital part of blog promotion. By being active you can easily build your network on Facebook. People love original and interesting content on their wall so update regularly your fan page and profile status with interesting stuffs.
Use Hashtags (# Tag): Hashtag is a new feature added to Facebook and functions the same way like Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn. It has the ability to rotate topics and phrases into clickable links in your posts on your personal timeline or Page. So, the next time you crave for online trafficking for your blog, provide hashtags on popular keyword for Exp (#Android). You will find more android related topic after click on a hashtag keyword.
Follow other status: Do not be self obsessed in facebook. If you want to make a strong network and build a good relation with other people and bloggers make sure you follow them and their status as well. Comment and like on your friend’s status from time to time. It is good for blog promotion and your Facebook network too.
Install Fan box on your Blog/Website: This is another important and useful setup of blog promotion. Install fan box on your blog and get more Facebook page fans via your blog/website.
If you are familiar with any other method that will be fruitful for bloggers via Facebook please free to share with us in the comment box below.
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