In this Lecture, you’ll learn all you need to know about Digg to apply effective strategies to drive massive traffic to our website.
How to Get Traffic to Your Website With Digg
Digg is a social bookmarking service that has the power to generate traffic spikes to your website, amounting to tens of thousands of visitors if a story is familiar enough to reach the homepage. Digg was designed to be a social news network which allows people to share or Digg pages they have an interest in on the internet.
The ideal Digg user is someone who uses Digg because it allows them to have a better web experience.
Like other social platforms, you need to be an active participant in the Digg community. Gain followers this way every time you post they will receive a notification about your story. To gain more followers just be active on Digg, vote and comment on stories you like and wait until you have a good amount of fans to post a lot of your content.
Don’t do self-promotion. Only post content on Digg that you think the user will engage. This way you will gain more traffic to your site, and you will connect more with the user.
Another thing that you need to do is to re-edit the titles of your articles to grab more attention from the users. A title that is humorous or controversial is likely to make someone stop and click. Digg users also often like articles containing quick tips or top-ten lists because these types of stories can be scanned quickly.
Consider carefully what category and sub-category you submit your blog post. You should be as accurate as possible, anything else could cost you, Diggs. Don’t give up or lose momentum. If you follow these guidelines, you will succeed in getting your blog post featured on the front page of Digg.
Lastly make sure again that you add a Digg share button in your articles, so it’s easy for people to share them.
Watch the video tutorial: Get Traffic to Your Website With Digg
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