After spending very busy time during last weeks I got a small free time. So I decided to write a post for you. Today, I like to share 6 uncommon ways to promote your blog.
You have already read many posts about how to promote your blog. I also have written a post about 6 ways to promote your new blog post a few months back.
1. Create a WordPress Plugin
If you have a good PHP knowledge creating a WordPress plugin is a easy work for you.
Read: Step by step guide to create a WordPress Plugin.
If you don’t have a good PHP knowledge you can hire a freelancer PHP developer to create a WordPress plugin. It would be a good investment for your blog because you can get many traffic via your plugin if your plugin would become popular.
2. Create a WordPress Theme
It is very hard to find professional look free WordPress themes. That’s why many bloggers used use premium WordPress themes.
So why don’t you create a premium look free WordPress theme?
Create a nice WordPress theme. Add a backlink to your site in footer section. Then give it free of charge.
If your theme is like a premium WordPress theme there is no doubt that your theme will be used many bloggers. That means they would give a quality backlink for your blog.
3. Create a slideshow
You can create a nice slideshow about your niche using MS PowerPoint or any other MS PowerPoint alternative like SlideRocket. As well as there are so online tools available to create a slideshow.
After creating a slideshow you can upload it in “slideshare.net”. Then promote the slideshow. If your slideshow is awesome your blog will drive more traffic via that slideshow.
YouTube is the third most popular web site in the world. According to Alexa Rank, it seconds only to Google and Facebook. So why don’t you use YouTube to promote your blog.
Create video tutorials and upload to YouTube. Some bloggers main traffic is YouTube. So try it also.
5. Give a Free eBook
You can use this tip to increase your blog subscribers too. There are so many tools available to create a eBook. So create a valuable unique eBook and give it free of charge.
6. Create a forum
Creating a forum is an easy work because there are so many scripts available to create a forum, so you don’t need a web programming knowledge. However, maintaining a forum is a hard work because you have to do many things such as increasing members, stopping spams, etc. So, if you are a busy person this is not a good idea for you.