There is an unbreakable connection between blogging and social media. Without social media, blogging will lose its meaning and same will happen to social media websites if blogging doesn’t exist. We can safely say that both are really important for existence of each other. However, if you want to know which provides more benefits to the other then social media has proved to be very beneficial for bloggers. If you are a blogger then you can understand the effect of social media marketing on your blogging. A good blog posts can easily go viral on social media and bring a lot of traffic on the blog. Have a look on few expensive gems of world that contains Social Networking Icons.
In this blog post, I will be talking about some prominent social media websites and how you can use them to blog successfully.
Facebook – There is no doubt that Facebook is the number 1 social media website all over the world. Many new social sites have emerged on the internet after Facebook and many of them are doing a great job but still, Facebook has successfully retained the top spot. You can share your blog content on Facebook in the form of links, photos and videos easily. Users get an option to like the post shared by you, comment on the post or even share it further. If your blog post is really great, it will be shared again and again on this platform and within no time, you will become famous.
Try to make your Facebook fan page , Join Releavnt communities and Groups , Make friends and join events and apps to get maximum Facebook exposure. There are only few experts who know how to use Facebook to get your content viral. You need to get engaged with other relevant users to get your product viral
Twitter – After Facebook, if there is any other social media site that is not only very big but addictive too then it is Twitter. It may look like you cannot do much on this social media site but it can do wonders for your blog. Make a twitter profile for your blog and keep sharing links from your blog to the timeline of that twitter account. Those interested in getting updates from your blog will start following your on twitter and every time you share something, they will be able to access it. You can tweet other users and ask them to have a visit on your blog. The thing which i like about twitter is this that you can send a tweet to Barak Obama as well. It ha been seen that big personality do reply on twitter. I have had a talk with Matt cutts on twitter as well.
Tumblr – Tumblr is basically a social bookmarking site. You share a link/ blog post on Tumblr and it is made visible to the people in your network. If they liked the post, they tumble is further. For me, Tumblr has proved to be a great source of traffic towards my blog. Most of the time tumbler is being used to share pictures.
Pinterest – Pinterest is designed to share pictorial information. You can make your blog very famous by sharing pictures and artistic images related to your niche on Pinterest. You can make your own board and pin things on it. If your followers will like your post, they will pin it further and that is how you get traffic from Pinterest. Pinterest is not very old social networking platform but it has proved to be very beneficial for bloggers. It has seen that if you have some good quality images on Pinterest then more users will like the images.
YouTube – You may not be very much creative about making videos and Video marketing but if you can make a few videos each month about your products or services then you can share those on YouTube. A picture is worth a hundred words and a video is worth a hundred pictures.
Digg – Well, Every one know about Digg, Every one do share your blogs URL and dugg them but most of the users do now know how to take out of the Digg. yes, You can make your community on digg and getting more duggs by having more followers.
Tagza - Tagza is one of the best Bookmarking website which can bring a lot of visitors to your blog daily. It has the same case as well , You need to have good followers and strong profile to get your link to the front page.
StumbleUpon - StumbleUpon is also a Social Networking website which helps you to stumble your website on this portal. If you have more friends there then you can get a lot of likes to your pictures and website.
I hope you will like the list. Thanks