A great social networking site has set a viral trend in today’s internet world. Anything shared on Twitter is quickly viewed and reviewed in a fraction of seconds. That too, when posted with visually appealing photos, you will notice an increase in the number of viewers and they visit your blog or link without any further advertisements.
So, in other words, it is one of the best platforms to reach billions of people immediately just as Facebook, to share our fresh and creative contents on the internet.
But however, in order to make this working, you have to be much more creative, active and must know more Twitter marketing strategies.
Let us check out few simple strategies that can help you to generate free traffic with Twitter:
- Don’t forget to include Hashtag:
Hashtag (#) is an iconic symbol of Twitter which is used for so many years to represent the keywords of any particular content and to drive more traffic from Twitter through that keyword. Not only your followers but also other Twitter users get connected through this hashtag keyword when they search for related content based on the keyword.
If you are going to promote a technical article stating “Latest mobiles using wireless charger”, you can create a separate hashtag for the article as “#wirelesscharger” which redirects to your blog’s page having that article. This way, when the Twitter users search for related keywords, your keyword will be listed in the search lists.
- Connect users with an interesting question
As a known tactic already, a most intriguing question along with your post will engage more followers every time whenever you post your contents.
For example: “Can you charge your phone without wire? #wirelesscharger” will bring more visitors to click your link and you will be getting more followers very soon.
- Write precise tweets
In a survey, it is said that tweets that are written with less than 100 words get more attention and engagement than the lengthy posts. Thus, make your tweets precise, short and clear.
- Add statistical data
Any statistical data including numbers, facts will drag more attention towards your blog. For example, when you post something under “Do you know Ostrich can run faster than horses?” will bring more viewers to your blog when you write any article related to that statistical data.
- Retweet as much as possible
Retweet is a feature from Twitter which allows you to re-post your tweets or other’s tweets so that it is visible to all your followers. You can also ask your own followers to Retweet your tweets to make sure it is shared more times, and in return, you can generate free traffic.
- Add attractive images along with your post
Adding visually appealing images along with your blog post is very important since most of the Twitter users may get intention to check out a post only when it has some interesting image. Thus, add more relevant and attractive images along with your blog’s link.
- Add your blog link in your biography
When you write about yourself in your Twitter account, do not forget to add the link to your blog. Also, it is best to mention what kind of topics you have written so far and the list of your topics which has gained more popularity.
- Conduct contest on Twitter
Conducting contest and competitions will definitely draw more attention towards your Twitter account. Just start a contest, and engage them with interesting puzzles. This is a sure way to drag more visitors to your Twitter account and your blog.
- Tweet at less interval
To have engaged users, you must tweet every time within short intervals. Nowadays, the Twitter app is installed on everyone’s smartphones and thus whenever you tweet, there is a chance to get noticed by maximum followers. Surveys say that tweets posted every 15 minutes get maximum attention and more engagement than posted every 30 minutes.
- Search for influential people on Twitter
Search for more relevant people who have great influence on Twitter. Search for those people related to your blog and take a list of followers they have and the list of links posted by that influencers. Now, start following the followers of them and slowly you can find that those people will also start to notice your blog and posts. What an amazing idea. Isn’t it?
The above-mentioned points are the fundamentals for generating free traffic with Twitter. Try practicing the given tips and start promoting your tweets and find more followers, fans, and viewers to your account and your blog. Let us know what works for you. If you have any other tip regarding this, please share with us in the comment section.