Want More Website Traffic? Who Doesn’t!
To help you in your quest to get more qualified visits to your blog or website, we are building a list of great resources from around the web. At the end of the post, we have listed some great tools to help you with different aspects of your efforts. We’ve added labels to to the resource list to help you match up what tools can help you with each area of tactics.
Site Design & UX
Effective design goes beyond aesthetics. Your site must look great and function correctly to give users a great experience and meet modern SEO best practices to get and keep traffic coming back.
VerticalResponse shares the eight most common “missing links” in website design, development and promotion.
Small Business Trends provides tips for website newbies to help you avoid design mistakes that can lower your reach.
Forbes provides business owners with insights into the importance of great web design, and its impact on SEO (and therefore, traffic). SEO
Business2Community provides information on the importance of responsive web design for SEO. SEO
QuickSprout outlines 14 examples of exceptional, “epic” content and identifies what makes each a powerhouse in traffic generation. Content Marketing
Neil Patel’s step-by-step guide gives site owners specific tactics to help draw visitors and convert leads/grow sales. Content Marketing
Curata’s guide on curating content helps modern marketers leverage other people’s content to boost their own inbound traffic. Content Marketing
Curata explains the Content Marketing Pyramid approach to content marketing. Focus on a major, high-value piece of content and “atomize” it into other, smaller content chunks to get more out of your major content themes. Content Marketing
Hootsuite gives blog and website owners ten solid tips on leveraging social media to promote their sites and drive traffic through social media. Social Media Marketing Automation
Hubspot shares four important SEO tactics for 2015 to help site owners bring in more visitors. SEO
Jackson Marketing Services shares tips on how to bring subscribers back to your site through delivery of your latest blog posts via email. EmailMarketing Automation
The Content Marketing Institute shares insights on how one blogger improved his blog traffic through wise use of guest blogging. Content Marketing
Great Tools for Improving Your Site TrafficSEOMoz.com SEOSEMRush Marketing AutomationLeadLiaison Marketing AutomationHubspot Social MediaHootsuite Social MediaBuffer Content MarketingCoschedule Content MarketingScoop.it EmailConstant Contact EmailMailChimp