5 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Site

Washington Dc, MD (PressExposure) June 29, 2009 -- In the online world, traffic matters a lot. The heavier, the better. Many companies even hire a San Diego SEO company just to increase their online presence and to generate traffic to their website. Nowadays, it’s not as easy to drive traffic to a site. Even hiring a San Diego SEO company does not guarantee that your website will be an online success. Although more people are online now, there are also many more websites to visit. A regular internet user has more sites to choose from which also means a site has more competitors. The question is, in this internet age where anyone can learn to be like a San Diego SEO expert, how do you make your site stand out?

* Keywords. The proper and wise use of keywords is still the solid way to drive traffic to a site. It’s important that not only your site’s content reflect your targeted keywords but it should be evident in your behind-the-scenes codes as well. Make sure that you use these keywords and phrases in your site’s meta tags. However, make sure you to avoid “keyword stuffing” – the practice of putting too much keywords on a site. Limit a particular keyword to two or three appearances.

* Updates. No matter how high your site’s page rank is, your visitors will not return if there’s nothing to go back to. Always keep them coming back for more by regularly updating your site. This way, you have a steady stream of regular visitors.

* Links. To start off your site’s presence, submit to different directories or ask for a link from other related sites. Also, forums are good venues to promote your site. Research on forums whose topic are related to your site and recommend your site to them. Just make sure that you respect the forum’s rules and regulations.

* Web Design. Make sure that your site has excellent web design. People love to look at beautiful things which is why it’s a huge advantage if your site is well-designed.

* Social Networking. Many social networking sites have millions of users. You have instant access to those users by increasing your presence in these social networking sites.

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Mateo Russel is an SEO Consultant in a renowned web design company based in Los Angeles, California. He shares his expertise through writing and maintaining a successful blog.

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