While a great deal of this comes back search engine optimization, there are also many other actionable things you can do before and after you hit publish to get more eyes (and new eyes) on your content.
In this infographic by ReferralCandy, 36 of the most effect blog promotion tactics uncovered by Brian Lang of the Small Business Ideas Blog from dozens of industry experts. Ranging from targeted distribution to milking old content, the piece is full of invaluable advice.
Use social media to network and engage -- not spam!
Be human on social media
#5: Know Your Target Audience
Really, really understand your audience
Match your content to the needs of your targeted audience
#6: Reach Out Via Email
Email people that you mentioned
Send better email
Email people according to content topic and interest
#7: Perform Targeted Distribution
Share with those who have already shared similar content
Send your content to specific targets
Reach out to Influencers
Tag/mention relevant people
Add content when sharing
Get as much personal exposure as possible
#8: Capitalize on Social Media
Take note of timing
Share in more places
Retweet for visibility
Multiple tweets/shares at intervals
Milk older content for its worth
#9: Make it Happen
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