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Social Media Sites can be a great resource to any blogger.

Social media in tag cloudUsing various social media platforms is essential to feeding your latest content through different channels. Accounts like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Pinterest give you the ability to put out content and increase the chance of your posts going viral. Here are a few ways to help your posts go viral through social media.

Make sure your blog is set up for social sharing.

If you have a blog, it is important to make it easy for your readers to share your content with their friends. Social media buttons give your readers the opportunity to share your content to others with one click. Social sharing buttons are a must have for any blogger. With social sharing, you can generate traffic and reach more visitors to your site with the help of your readers.

 Join Fan Pages,Groups,Circles and Followers Related To Your Niche

Joining various Social Platforms is a good way to get traffic to your blog. Make sure to create accounts with these major social media platforms;Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin and Pinterest. It is important to complete your profile and add your picture so that people can become familiar with you and your site. Include links to your blog.  Find pages, groups and followers that relate to your niche and your blog content. For instance, if you have a blog about personal development, join the fan pages and groups where the participants are interested in personal development. Make a point to participate and comment on these sites at least once a week. Your comments should be helpful to other people on the page and not just promote your product. Share your posts and use links to your blog as a way to invite others to visit your blog. Remember, Social Media is about being social.

Social Bookmarking

Social bookmarking is one of the best ways to get traffic to your site. A social bookmarking site allows you to upload your different posts to a larger audience. Sites like Pingler, Stumbleupon, SocialPoster and SocialMarker are a few of  the best for this. They do not require an account and they are free. Simply put your post  URL into the fields on the sites and they will submit your article to over 100 social bookmarking websites. Here’s a really helpful infographic from LaunchGrowJoy.com 30 Ways to Promote Your Blog Posts 30 Using  these social platforms , Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin,Google+ and Pinterest are great, but you should also focus on the quality of your content. Follow these guidelines and you should start to see more traffic coming to and linking from your blog. In order to make your blog post go viral, gain and maintain an online presence; it’s essential to use social media to your advantage.   Together We Can Make It Happen Pam McKeen P.S. To view products we recommend for home businesses please visit our Home Biz Store.