If you are running any kind of online business that uses a website as its main contact point with potential customers, then you need to maximize your SEO in order to attract as much traffic as possible. In order to generate more visits to the website, you need to consider a number of tried and tested website marketing strategies which are designed to help you increase your visibility, and bring more people to the site. These website marketing strategies allow you to devise ways in which you can improve the website effectively.
Many of the website marketing strategies which you develop will have to use specialist resources in order to make a difference to your site. These web marketing tools allow you to reach beyond the range of the basic website, and get more contact with your clients. One of the primary ways in which you can do this is through the use of article directories. Known as ‘article marketing’, this involves writing a number of articles about your website or its specialty. You include a link at the bottom that sends the viewer to your website, and this can help to promote the site not only with people reading the article, but also with search engine ‘bots’ that are trawling for information on keywords.
Another example of the creative web marketing tools out there is the use of videos to help promote the site. The principle is the same for both video and article marketing, where you create a piece of text (or in this case, a video), then send it into a directory. Places such as YouTube are very popular for this type of promotion, and it can help you business a lot, simply because there are more surfers to these sites than there are to article websites.
You can also use email-catching to provide you with a consistent way to market your company to people who have already show an interest in your site. On one of your web pages, probably the main page for the greatest benefit, use a sign-in box to cache all of your visitor’s email addresses. Once they have signed in, you can then use this to send them more information about your website, perhaps including offers if you provide a service or sell products. Regular newsletters like this help to remind the customer that you are still thinking about them and assist them in wanting to come back to the site. Writing part of an article, and including this in the newsletter with a link on your site to the full text, can increase your traffic.