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20 Uncommon but Effective Ways to Increase Traffic

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You can get a lot of blogging tips everywhere, and all of them may be effective one way or another. Some are difficult to do, while some are easy but the result will take more time. Some are common and some are not. The uncommon ones are usually ignored because they seem to be ineffective. But after you understand the list below and try them, you will be surprise with the result:

1.0 Create ageless posts. You can post it again with a new look. Great articles are not boring to read again and again.

2.0 Use an intriguing username, but related to your blogging style and content. People will be curious about you and has a higher chance to visit your blog.

3.0 Do not join numerous social bookmarketing sites that you cannot maintain. Chances are you cannot visit them all regularly.

4.0 Create a list of top article directories where you submitted your quality articles. It will not only help you have a high page rank, readers will also be amazed how you did it.

5.0 Post a summary of your previous posts and provide a link to them. It makes you look like a genius.

6.0 Create a follow up post on your previous keyword-rich posts. Remember that keywords are attractive to search engines.

7.0 Post an article about a high quality blog, include the owner’s name and then inform him. He might even thank you by posting a comment.

8.0 Do not create a useless post just to impress your readers that you are blogging regularly. Readers are the best critics.

9.0 Make your group discussion or thread title a question rather than a sentence. Readers are eager to provide the best answer.

10.0 Do not rely too much on free advertising. Spending a bit to promote your blog in huge directories pays off in the long run.

11.0 Promote a contest even you are not the initiator. Being a bridge to a big event will also make you famous.

12.0 Post a good comment on a controversial post even if it is not related to your blog content. At least, your blog is being exposed.

13.0 Be an animal and human at the same time. An animal has strong looks while humans have kind posts.

14.0 Make a better post out of a good post by others and submit it to top article directories. Just make sure that you do not spam.

15.0 Make inspiring posts about your mentors. Readers will love your humility.

16.0 As much as possible, find a unique photo or cartoon and insert it to a related post. It makes it more attractive.

17.0 Maximize your resource box. Add some fancy lines depending on your blog content, but never use click here. Readers are offended when they are given commands.

18.0 Create a loud but gentle noise. Join the controversy of Britney Spears and the like, but do not use hurting words. Most bloggers are women and parents as well.

19.0 Ask a non-blogging friend to visit your site. It will help you know how newbies identify whether your blog is good to see for the first time or not.

20.0 Make a nice list of blogging tips like this one. People will refer you to others.

Uncommon blogging tips can be more effective than the common ones if you use them wisely.

Article Source: Humane Blogging Tips



January 15, 2008 at 9:33 PM

give me some new ideas to increae my traffic,
thnks for sharing


January 16, 2008 at 6:34 AM

You are welcome. I am glad someone is learning from me.

  Never Surrender

June 13, 2008 at 1:20 PM

hey nice list, i picked up on a couple of things here that im going to incorporate into my blogging. thanks


June 13, 2008 at 5:54 PM

You are welcome, Justin. I find your blog interesting too.

Thanks for dropping by.


July 19, 2008 at 11:39 AM

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  i am nobe.

August 6, 2008 at 1:54 AM

this is an all in one blog. kudos!


  Uday Kiran

August 22, 2008 at 6:22 PM

a very nice post, thax for sharing.


August 23, 2008 at 7:13 AM

Very interesting, especially number 3.0. Thanks for the tips.


August 25, 2008 at 10:03 PM

I found your blog very resourceful, I will be taking tips.Thanks


August 25, 2008 at 10:27 PM

Uday - You're welcome. I am glad you like it.

Krammerhead - There are many and still increasing social sites out there so it is important that we choose carefully.

Lovinglife - I doing a lot of research and reading to provide quality information to my readers.

All of them are based on my experience.

  Andy Tan @

August 25, 2008 at 11:10 PM

Great tips my friend, if you don't mind i'm gonna link your tips into my blog...


August 26, 2008 at 12:44 AM

No problem, Andy Tan. Please feel free to do so and inform me when it is done.

But I will be glad if you will use my post title as the anchor text.


  Andy Tan @

August 26, 2008 at 9:44 PM

Thanks friend i have written a blog on your post, thanks for the tip again...


September 7, 2008 at 9:09 PM

Thanks for a really useful post
I think also in the list should be keeping posts to the point and using bullets for ease of readability


Niche Traffic Guide


October 5, 2008 at 3:31 PM

Good to some some new ideas.
Most other articles on this topic are always mentioning the same tips that never work.


November 13, 2008 at 12:48 PM

Pretty useful tips. I am going to apply these in my blogs.


November 14, 2008 at 1:28 AM

definitely good ideas!! i'll try a few out!


December 19, 2008 at 10:31 PM

Its always a challenge to do all of them,though they are good but as I work on my blog, I surely will put more effort.


January 9, 2009 at 3:38 PM

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