I never heard from any blogger yet that he / she don’t want to make their blog post viral. Also I never heard from many that they want to make blog post viral. In both scenarios there are some special reasons.
In first definitely everyone wants to make Blog Post Viral as it will help them to grow many ways ($) :).
In second many carry fear as because they don’t know how to do this? How it will happen? Are there ways?
So here I plan to put some ways from which I got success & I hope it will help you too.
Note: There is no secret sauce to make your every post a viral. However, there are many things you can do to increase your chances.
To achieve this need strong internet presence & traffic / traffic driving technique. But it takes more effort to get traffic like storm but it’s not impossible! Don’t just rely on one or two traffic driving sources & wait for miracle. Build something (strategy) for you which help to reach many and also will help to get more traffic from.
That something (strategy) will help you to get to know that what helps you for gaining more traffic & what not, also it will help to prepare effective plan of action where to work hard (which same more time).
Below are the exact effective ways to make blog post viral
One last check before publish post & start working on it to make it viral check the blow’s post for better basement of blog post.
1. Share it in your subscriber list (Mail list)
You have to collect as many as possible email to whom you can share your blog post, if you have mail list ready you can share the blog post with them and get many from them return back to your blog post.
2. Share the same blog post with only excerpt with return back link and also include #hashtag, then share on your fan page & personal walls
As social media is the platform where people spend most of the spare time of there is the best place to showcase your content and people who are your fan page liker, follower and personal profile friends will help to act (like, comment, share, etc.) on your activity at fan page & profile.
Also posting with excerpt help to make them curious to read more about it and return back them to website for full post.
#Hashtag helps to reach too many who are associated with it & willing to hear about.
3. Share post in blog post category related Facebook groups
This one (Facebook groups) helps a lot as here you get your most relevant targeted crowd which will initiate momentum with blog post like they will start discussion on same topic. From there you will get much of action with your blog post and that will help to make blog post viral.
4. Share blog post on twitter with relevant trending #hashtag
On twitter you will have more engaged visitors with relevant #tag who will spend more time on your page. As because you will used #hashtags which will entered you in most vibrant environment of discussion. Also in same environment many present who are asking for the answer of their query & your blog post may be the answer not only for one but for many. So this way many will join discussion with #hashtags to get solutions of their queries.
5. Use Blog Post As A Vehicle which Take people on journey
Who doesn’t like to hear story?
Use your story-telling skills to show them about possibility as that will make people winner. They must consider your blog post a story then only they can like that & share that with many which indirectly help blog post to go viral.
6. Rectify the past most shared content
You need to do research before writing you’re as because better research content will make big difference.
7. Work On The Title Headline (For Post & Social Media)
If your blog post has great content which will help many but don’t have catchy title headline, it will reduce your chances of going viral as it will directly reduce your chances to get people attracted / inspired to read it. If they don’t ready how can they share Or Like?
8. Work On The First Section Called As Introduction Of Blog Post
Hey WOW! people click on title headline, You done a great job. But it’s not job done, it’s started here now you need to impress him / her to stick with blog post throughout. The only best introduction can makes the reader to read on and on.
9. Manage Content Visually Appealing
People love pictures; they play more attention to picture than content. A picture speaks more than words. Responsive designs too even help many ways.
10. Keep it in mind that your content can educates people something.
It’s also important because if people consider that your post teaches them something, they feel they learn something then they will share it with their friends.
Some more which are also effective ways
- Make it easy to share & be specific with sharing platforms
- Use attractive image which will be Pinterest friendly
- Highlights notes, quotes & manage them to twit it easily
- Manage proper call to action in blog post
- Positive content helps more to go viral
- Submit to site like Digg, Reddit, StumbleUpon, Delicious
- Post on Forums in niche
- Post to Google +
- Submit to Technorati, Slideshare
- Post to Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn
- Submit to Directories
- Use it in Forum comments
- Use it in relevant blog comments
- Do social bookmarking
- Refer to posts on Yahoo! Questions Answers
- Manage it in Press releases
- Add to your signature in forums
It’s not compulsory to work on all but it will help you to choose from where you’re getting results which you will plan accordingly. So use this above once & let us know your story on same.
Also, if you have any another ways to achieve this then kindly share with comment