Best way to promote a Blog| Blog Business

Published by kelvin Ehiozefe on

In the wake of building a site either on a self-hosted or free host platform, the next thing we want to do is to promote our blog on the World Wide Web (www).

But the fact that the web been a vast arena with online journal exuding consistently, small blogs or site not well optimized are most likely omitted on search engines, thus these sites will seldom receive any visitor – in this kind of situation the urgent need to start promoting our site remotely for readers becomes necessary.


promote a blogBut some profound ‘Blogging expert’ or self-acclaim tech gurus have tried sharing a few tricks and codes to help us promote our blog faster, but as you know it “nothing good they say ever come so easy” and the shortest possible way to success is by doing what is right.

Countless applications of these tricks and codes have gotten many Websites blocked by search engines. If you already have a blog registered on prominent search engines like Google  and Bing, if not I suggest  you do so now before we proceed

Just so you know after adding your site it may take a while before these search engines may start indexing your site, which could sometimes be very frustrating and discouraging as most of your hard work may not be seen yet by a good number of audiences like you wished.

But that notwithstanding,  I am going to show you the best and most reliable ways of promoting your blog on the world wide web, and  increasing traffic to your blog without leaving a hole in your pocket;

Best way to promote a Blog

1. Using Web directories

After registering your blog on Google and Bing webmaster tools or any other search engine of your choice you should also register your blog on as many search engines as you can, the next thing for you to do is to submit your blog on web directories,  click here to see a list of web directories you can submit your weblog/ Blog to.

2. Social media

Using Social media platforms is one of the best ways you can promote your blog very fast. There are quite a lot of them you can sign up today in promoting your blog (eg Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Google Plus, Pinterest, Snapchat, etc.), join communities, groups or even create a page on any of these social media platforms and begin to promote your blog by sharing your latest post update on these platforms to your friend, family member and colleagues all over the world. Using social media helps you in avoiding the use of tricks and code to promote your blog in a manner that is not favorable with search engines.

3. Share comment

You may never know the amount of traffic you bring to your blog just by being actively involved in other well-known blog by commenting on blog post from any of these big blog site, it creates awareness for your blog by helping people know how knowledgeable you are on a particular blog post from these blog site and invite followers of these blog s to also check out your own blog regarding a particular subject.

4. Do a Guest post

There are so many big blog sites that require members to also submit a guest post on their site; you should check some of them out in promoting your own blog (eg; etc.).

All you are required to do is write an article and include a link to your site. This is not all there is to promote a website, please stay tuned as I will be updating you with better, smart, and less expensive ways to promote your site.

Point to Note

Avoid the use of tricks and code to promote or to get search engines to index your blog very fast if you are a newbie blogger. I am sure you don’t want your blog been blocked by search engines, it pays to do the right thing at the right time.

Please I encourage you to subscribe to this blog receive my latest post update and also share this post with friends on social media or leave us a comment in the comment box.


kelvin Ehiozefe · September 6, 2016 at 7:29 pm

thanks venkatesh but can you be clear on what you meant by interview questions

Wealthy Zoe · September 25, 2016 at 9:20 am

Great post, but work more on your writing skills

Nuhu · March 6, 2017 at 11:05 pm

thanks for sharing but what can we do to increase comment and share on our blogs

hema · June 23, 2018 at 6:29 am

Thanks for the awesome post you write about promoting the blog. Traffic is the lifeline of any blog and without traffic there is no value of blog. One more time thanks a lot for the amazing post.

    kelvin Ehiozefe · June 24, 2018 at 10:35 am

    Yes hema you are absolutely right. I guess Blogging will be completely meaningless if no one is reading what we are writing. I appreciate your contribution hema

Leave a Reply

Avatar placeholder

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: