10 Ways to Get More Eyes on Your Blog Posts

Jan 16, 2017

10 Ways to Get More Eyes on Your Blog Posts How many people do you think are reading your blog posts? Whatever the number is, from a handful of people to hundreds, we’re betting you wouldn’t mind having even more eyes on your blog posts. After all, you’ve taken the time to develop this great content – now you want as many people as possible to read it! So, let’s talk about ways to promote your blog posts. We’ve got a list of 10 ways to get more eyes on your blog posts, and this is only the start. Consider this your invitation to start brainstorming. We’ll get you started with the 10 ideas below; you let us know what other ideas you come up with. 

10 Ways to Get More Eyes on Your Blog Posts 

1. Create Original Images

It’ll draw the eyes of your readers.

2. Create Visual Content

The more inherently visual your content is, the more likely your readers will check it out.

3. Build Relationships

If you really know your audience, they’ll be looking for your new content. And they’ll be sharing it, too.

4. Use Social Media

Use it to engage your audience, not to spam them. In general, be human about sharing your content.

5. Send Emails

Make them personal. Segment your email lists so that the right content is going to the proper contacts.

6. Timing

Share content when your audience is active and engaged, whether it be on their email or their social networks. Share your content on many places, too. Have you tried sharing on Pinterest yet?

7. Tweeting

Send out tweets at intervals. Send out the same content, but at varying times throughout the day. You’ll increase your overall traffic, since the majority of  your followers aren’t likely to see your content if you only tweet it once.

8. Promote Old Content

Don’t forget about the content that you’ve already published – share the old and the new! Think of all the new subscribers who haven’t had a chance to check it out yet…

9. Utilize Design

Make your blog posts pretty to look at. Use different heading sizes. Make headlines and sub-headlines. Use call-out boxes. In short, make your content easy to read on the fly.

10. Make it Searchable

Did you use the right keywords in your content? Good. But your work isn’t over yet – remember to optimize for social media posts, too. Keywords count there, too.

Did these 10 ideas help to get your ideas flowing? What other outlets are at your disposal? For instance, do you have a partnership with another company? Could you guest blog on that channel, thus broadening your reach and audience? How else can you push your blog content out to the masses? We want to hear from you, so let us know in the comments below. Or, get in touch with us here.