The goal of any Online Business is to generate Income. To generate Income, we need to generate Traffic. Without traffic, nothing happens on the website. Most websites usually use a mix of paid as well as free ways.Â Here are 8 Tested and Successful Ways to Get Traffic
Â Publish Newsletters – You can write a weekly or monthly newsletter, or get help in obtaining free articles from other web site owners who want to advertise their site.Â Although writing your own work is highly recommended, as it increases your credibility.
Â Â Â Â Join Online Communities and Contribute to Forums – You can share your knowledge and expertise with many online communities as well as your web site. This is the closest to free advertising when you go to forums that have the same subject or niche as your site while showing how knowledgeable you are.
Â Â Â Get Incoming Links to Your Site – Many webmasters are willing to exchange links with one you so that they could produce more public awareness about their own sites which is good for your targeted traffic. Make sure links are related to what your business is about.
Â Â Â Write and Submit Articles – There are many online Article directories. When your article gets published on their site, it can get picked up by their subscribers and those surfing the web. These articles include a resource box at the end of your article which provides a back-link to your website. So make sure when you are writing about yourself to include information about yourself and your website.
Make sure that Your Web Site Has Good Content -Â When you write good content for your site, this attracts Search Engines who track the keywords and keyword phrases and directs traffic to your website.
Traffic Exchange â€“ Traffic Exchanges are the viewing of one anotherâ€™s site or page. Traffic Swarm is one such exchange that has earned a good reputation.
Blog â€“ Start a blog and regularly updating it with good relevant useful information will encourage visitors to come often to your website. It also builds trust as your reader gets to ‘know’ you are reliable as you are consistent in what you are saying too.Â Putting in some Adsense Ads on your posting each time also helps you earn some extra clicks to your income pocket.
Press Release â€“ Write a short introduction on yourself or your website, giving an idea of what you are doing and sending to the press editors.Â Most newspapers usually have a column for new business start ups.
Catharine Tan has spent twenty years in the stock market and is formally retired. She is currently having a ball making her own successful investments as well as being an affiliate marketer and net entrepreneur helping people and small business to grow their business online. To find out how to become an affiliate and earn a full time automated income from affiliate programs, visit http://www.autointernetincome.com and http://www.catharinetan.blogspot.com