You have created your blog and probably have posted your first few posts. But then you feel the need to grow your audience and are pressing follow on suggested blogs and the like, with a hope of gaining readership along the way. A few more posts and you barely get a like and are left wondering where you might have gone wrong.Here are some suggestions on how to get active followers on board and get to enjoy your blogging journey.
Write quality content
Research on your niche well and polish your style. Let your writing talk for you. If someone reads one interesting article from you, they are probably going to come back for more.Put an effort and others will appreciate it.
Be consistent in your writing.Post new articles oftenly that way you will always be on people’s minds. If you are not posting daily, set aside days when people should expect something from you.
Join the community pool
Most blogging sites have community pools where bloggers get to meet and read each others’ stuff. Join and comment often. Take time to visit other blogs and leave a comment as well.Things don’t happen overnight, but with time you will begin to see results ;people will start developing an interest on what you would be up to.
Follow blogs that genuinely interest you
Don’t just click the follow button for the sake of it.Follow because you know you will need to go there oftenly. Most probably,you share the same interests as those bloggers.And they will in most cases follow you back.
Link your blog with social media accounts
Create social media pages and link your blogs. It can be one or more but at least do have one.This way you will expand on your readership. Those who find your work interesting, will
follow you and spread the word to their friends.