You have a new blog and you want to be read by thousands of people. But how to get them to your blog?
For start you must have some posts. Search engines and people must read something on your blog. So if you don’t have content add some before start promoting the blog. Remember if the content is high quality people will talk about your blog to other, that brings you extra free traffic.
So let us start promoting the blog.
1. Let search engine know you exist.
The idea is to get the search engines come and index your site. There is a free service that submits your blog in 20 search engines. All you have to do is to choose the desired search engines where you want the blog to appear, write the url and a valid email address. You may submit from http://www.freewebsubmission.com.
2. Submit your blog to blog directories
Submitting to blog directories will help you increase the number of visitors, your page rank and your search engine position. Submit in as many blog directories as you can.
3. Submit your blog to general and niche directories
Submitting general and niche get a better search engine position and will increase the number of readers for your blog. For directory submission you can use a software tool to automatize the process and save weeks of work.