In 2011, Google received over 3 billion daily searches from around the world, and that number is only growing: sources: Comscore + Google Taking advantage of this massive traffic opportunity is of tremendous value to bloggers, who often find that much of the business side of blogging, from inquiries for advertising to guest posting opportunities to press and discovery by major media entities comes via search. re using an SEO-friendly platform like Wordpress, Drupal or Joomla. s traffic and overall success. ve posted will be the reward. Use Twitter, Facebook and Google+ to Share Your Posts & Find New Connections Twitter just topped 465 million registered accounts. Facebook has over 850 million active users. Google+ hasnearly 100 million. LinkedIn is over 130 million. re likely to help spread the word about your blog.
Leveraging these networks to attract traffic requires patience, study, attention to changes by the social sites and consideration in what content to share and how to do it. t already, register a personal account and a brand account at each of the following -Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn (those links will take you directly to the registration pages for brand pages).
For many bloggers, social media is the single largest source of traffic, particularly in the early months after launch, when SEO is a less consistent driver. d recommend most bloggers install Google Analytics (which is free), and watch to see where visits originate, which sources drive quality traffic and what others might be saying about you and your content when they link over.