Social Bookmarking sites can send lot of visitors to your site. Social bookmarking sites are popular from long time and millions of visitors share sites, photo, videos etc. The big name Digg, Reddit , Delicious, Stumble Upon are few names in social bookmarking sites.
Many bloggers submit there post to social bookmarking sites but many of them got frustrated when they don’t receive visitors from those sites and they think it is waste of time to submit site to social bookmarking site.
If any blog receives some traffic from social bookmarking site even after that webmasters are not satisfied because bounce rate of visitors from social bookmarking site is too high. Not just that traffic to your site is not consistent one day you get 5000 visitors and next day you get 0 visitors from social bookmarking sites.
It’s true – Yes bounce rate of visitors from social bookmarking site is too high as much as 95%. You may not get regular visitors from social bookmarking. It is little time taking process to submit post to social bookmarking site.
(Bounce rate is when visitors come to your site and leave your site after landing page)
If you want to utilize the power of social bookmarking site then you have to focus on few things. Social bookmarking site can be good visitor’s source for your site and can give your site regular visitors.
How to get most from Social Bookmarking Sites?
1. Don’t expect you will always get lot of visitors from social bookmarking site.
2. Don’t try to submit your post to many social bookmarking site just submit to top 5 social bookmarking site like Digg, Reddit etc.
3. Submit your post to right category.
4. Submitting timing – This is very important if you can get information on which timing there are most visitors at social bookmarking site and submitting your site at that time can bring many visitors to your site.
5. Write good post title. When people see your listing the first impression is your post title if it is attractive they can visit your site.
6. If you don’t get visitors don’t worry at least you are getting a back link to your post.
7. If you have submitted a good post then it is not important to get visitors at same day. Many people search on social bookmarking site and they can find your post and you can get visitors for long time.
8. Make lot of friends on social bookmarking site. Those friends can rate your post and can send lot of visitors to your site.
9. Don’t just submit your site through your account else bookmarking site will think you as spammer. Submit other sites you like and your friend’s site you made on those sites.
10. There are some free services which will submit your post to many social bookmarking sites in just few clicks. Like onlywire.com
It is not important everyone can be successful on social bookmarking site but some proper time investment can bring hundreds of free visitors to your site. No problem if there is lot of bounce rate at least some of them can become your loyal visitors.