“Free” Web Traffic Ideas

by Jerry Hobby on January 4, 2011

I hate FREE ideas because they are not really free.  They usually take a lot of time and effort to implement or they aren’t as effective.  It’s one of those “You get what you pay for” situations.

If you insist on doing your own search engine work and you are convinced you can do it all for free.  I agree.  It may not be the best investment, but it might be the best option for some people under certain situations.  Every tool has it’s time and place.

1.  Join web forums on related topics and participate in the various conversations.  Many will allow you to add links to your site inside the footer of your messages.  Do this and post routinely.  Become a trusted expert.  The links will help, but so will your quality reputation inside the forum.

2.  Write numerous articles around the topic of your products and the solutions related to those products.  Upload those articles to the various free article sites.  You can include links in the footer and those may help.

3.  Add content to your own site.  Whether you create articles, keep a blog, or share customer success stories and press releases.  Just add content routinely and the search engines will take notice.

These methods all take a lot of time.  But you can do them yourself.  They aren’t that difficult, technically.  The best part is, you are in control of everything and

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