Are you using social media to drive traffic to your blog and not getting the results you hoped for? Do you read everything you can find about increasing blog traffic via social media and still aren’t sure what’s working and what isn’t?
You’re not alone. So many bloggers scatter their energies all over the social media world, hoping that something will stick.
Well, scatter no more. My friend Elena has a nifty checklist and a few simple steps to help you organize your social media efforts and understand what’s paying off and what isn’t. And aren’t I lucky: she offered to let me repost this while I’m away at school this week. Elena, thanks so much for allowing me to gift my blogger readers with your excellent advice and checklist.
Bloggers…here’s Elena Peters with her Ultimate Social Media Sharing Checklist and advice to boost blog traffic:
Do you have days when you see a substantial increase in traffic from a specific social media platform and you have no idea why? You think it may be because you started a new strategy but you aren’t entirely sure. You are not sure because you switch strategies often based on some blog post you read somewhere and you never give any one plan more than a few days to work.
If this is you, how can you possibly know what works for you and what doesn’t?
Or are you like I was, spending a majority of the day flitting from one platform to another, sharing and contributing, reading and commenting, and basically going with the flow with no real direction or purpose. You end up wasting a huge part of the day just socializing and getting no real work done. And worse, your traffic becomes intricately linked to the amount of interaction you do in sharing threads….and READ MORE HERE.