Increasing social network shares on your blog posts will help you get some free traffic. The more people are sharing your blog posts on the social networks, the better, right!
And, if your content is epic, really valuable, and people really love it, it might end up going viral online. That’s when a lot of free traffic spikes up on your blog.
If you want people to share your blog posts, make sure they love it first!
This is why you must always work hard on the quality of your content.
I’m going to share with you one simple plugin for WordPress Blogs that you can use to help you increase Social Shares.
But, before anything, if you really want to get a lot of free traffic from social networks, you will have to work a lot on creating very valuable, unique, interesting, epic content, first!! … content that people will want to share naturally, because it is soo damn valuable and good!!
Epic Content + A Lot of Social Share = Viral Traffic
There is one plugin I have been using for a while now, to help me get more social shares on my blog posts. This plugin is called ‘OnePress Social Locker’.
This is a very simple tool for your WordPress Blog – and if you learn how to use it right, it can help you a lot more than you think.
You can learn more about this plugin here.
Here is how I use it on my blog.
I have a lot of ebooks a visitor can dowload, IF they share the blog post on a social network.
What the OnePress Social Locker Plugin allows you to do, is Lock any content you want behind a social locker. It is a very simple concept, but yet very powerful.
Just take a look at how I’m using this plugin on one of my blogs:
As you can see, if you want to have access to these ebooks for free, you will have to Unlock it first!
This is a great way to encourage your visitors to share your blog posts and pages. You just got to get creative with this simple strategy, and learn how to make it work to your advantage.
You can lock any type of content here. Just test things out – and learn what your audience would like the most. Free dowloads seem to work pretty well for me so far.
It is a matter of finding out what would your blog’s audience like to download or get access to, and give it to them, if they help you out with a social share.
Of course, you will still need to push a lot of traffic to your blog first, in order for this simple plugin to help you get a lot of extra free traffic from the social networks. If you want a lot of social network traffic, then a lot of people need to be sharing your content in the social networks. As simple as that!
And this is where EPIC Content comes in handy!
If your content is very good, very valuable, and very unique, with a lot of social shares, it can go viral online for a while. You will be very happy when this happens, so why not work hard on creating the best content you can ever create? ..
You got to be able to consistently create epic, valuable, unique content – and market the heck out of that content. You will need to drive a lot of traffic to your content through multiple internet marketing strategies, before you see this social locker plugin do its work.
I know I know .. it is a lot of work … and who can blame you for thinking like that. But, the truth is, it is all worth it at the end. If you put together everything the right way, the end results are life-changing!
Learn how to use a plugin like the OnePress Social Locker to help your content get a boost in the social networks!
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