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Old 21st February 2012, 02:16 AM   #1
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Default Start A Free Blog With Your Local Keywords To Drive Traffic

A successful tip for directing local traffic to your website is to focus on a free blogging platform like blogger or wordpress and create a free blog using your keywords and location - like I did with fruitbasketsnewcastle.com

This has been effective in converting local search queries into sales and crowding out the top slots in the search for my products.

Sure it takes some time to establish and maintain, but it is all your content and you can manipulate it to suit your marketing drives.

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Old 27th February 2012, 09:02 AM   #2
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Well, blogging is a fantastic tool to promote any business. Just do not forget to update your blog frequently.

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Old 4th March 2012, 12:43 PM   #3
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Blogging is an easy way to update an existing website as well. I use blogging to some degree on all my websites to keep them fresh and relevant.

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Old 9th March 2012, 05:09 PM   #4
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It can also be very effective to have a blog on your main website. As long as you update it with specific keywords it can also help you generate traffic from those search terms.

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Among the many benefits of blogging is its simpleness and very easy to use. You don't need much knowledge in order to do your own blog. A few basic steps to learn and you are good to go in making your own blog.

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As long as you frequently update your blog and respond to your viewers’ comments, a blog can be very beneficial to your business. Between Blogger and Wordpress I prefer Wordpress, it feels more professional to me.

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Regular updation of your blog helps in more number of people visiting your blog. Try to post some quality content, so that people can interact over there. Don't copy paste the content from some other blogs or site. This will lead to spam.

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Old 4th September 2012, 07:23 AM   #8
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True true. You have to start with a few keywords, keywords that are sure to drive traffic to your website. You do that by researching for what people are trying in the search engines and focus on those keywords through various link building strategies.

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Blogging is great blogging platform. In my initial days of blogging i made my blogs in blogger. Today also i use it as a marketing tools for my other websites.

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Just by building a resource of related topics to your niche over time will build a powerful tool that has value for visitors outside of just being a backlink generator.

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