Do you write a blog post? Do you think is interesting? If the answer is “Yes”, the next question is “how to promote your blog on social media?”. The readers want read quality contents but what’s the way to share my article?
The answer is:
- Social networks
- Useful tools for these activities (more info here)
In an other post we talked about “how to write a beautiful content” and also we suggested “3 useful tools to promote your blog post“. Now we will discover how to promote our blog on social media, and what is the best time to publish your post.
First step is choosing the best social network to share our posts:
- Google +
Discover together these platforms.
Facebook is the easy way to promote your blog on social media. You can made a fanpage and share your articles on it. So you can find your audience target. Use a friendly tone, make some curious question. Affiliate with similar fanpage to gain more visibility and engagement.
– Best times to post: 7.00/9.00 a.m , 12.00 p.m / 3.00 p.m , 6.00 p.m /9.00 p.m
Days: Monday – Wednesday – Friday
On Google+ is very important sharing on communities with many users. Promote your blog embedding an image to attract reader’s attention. When the users think you are great, they add on their “circle”, so they receive a notice of your new post.
– Best times: 9:00 a.m / 11.00 a.m – 2.00 p.m/ 6:00 p.m
Days: Every Day except the weekend
On Twitter use a formal tone. You can write a short description, the words that generate more traffic and write direct questions, how to make something and the faster solution. Follow on Twitter @mediabeta for see the practice examples.
– Best times: 12:00 p.m / 03:00 p.m – 07:00 p.m / 11:00 p.m
Days: Monday – Wednesday – Friday and at the weekend
On LinkedIn you share the post on topic groups. You can add your article on Pulse feed and create slide with Slideshare. Embed your post’s link for promote your blog.
– Best hours: 5:00 p.m/ 7:00 p.m
Days: Tuesday – Thursday
Promote your blog on Pinterest and Instagram, upload your fantastic photos and infographics. Add “pin” and “like” and embed a great description with your link’s post.
– Best hours: The best hours are over work hours and in the weekends.