The trends of many online social bookmarking sites have started and in continuous trends since 1996 and this trend of “social bookmarking” or “social tagging” is still alive in 2017 and will be in 2018.
I think you’ll agree with me when I say:
It’s really hard to drive a healthy amount of organic traffic using social bookmarking sites.
Well, it turns out, you can dramatically increase the organic traffic of your website using social bookmarking sites.
What is Social Bookmarking?
Social Bookmarking is an online service that is centralized to allow users to add, edit, comment and share bookmarks of web pages.
Pro Tip: Never try to get the backlink from each and every website as Google will penalize your website with cheap backlinks, even if that website has high PR. Always make sure you receive a quality backlink.
Why many of the newbie bloggers fail with their blog?
Most of the reasons for a newbie blogger start with the online familiarity of their blog. And the online familiarity of the blog comes with a good SEO and a huge amount of organic traffic. Usually, newbie bloggers end up having a fair SEO and less traffic which results in failure.
Personal Tip: Always follow blogs of the person you trust and make a list of those 5 blogs which you trust. Being a newbie blogger, it is a must that you follow the specific and countable list of blogs to keep you on track.
Here are some of the points on which newbie bloggers should focus upon:
- Start Social Bookmarking with the utmost care from day one.
- Always learn about the new concept you implement with your blog. Do the same with SEO as it is the necessity nowadays.
- Never feel any implementation to your blog is a waste of time, especially with bookmarking your web pages to social sites.
Why are Social Bookmarking Sites essential?
In 2017, Social bookmarking sites are essential for your blog because they will help you receive a Quality backlink to improve Page Rank, Domain Authority as well as can drive a huge amount of organic social traffic. This is the reason, many professional SEO Analysts do consider the social bookmarking site as an important aspect to improve SEO.
According to my research, the list of insanely active High PR DoFollow Social Bookmarking websites that can help build a Quality backlink:
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These social bookmarking sites are essential and very much useful for newbie bloggers that can drive a huge amount of organic traffic to their blog or website and will improve SEO.
But, let me tell you, never start bookmarking with all of these sites. Just pick the social bookmarking site which you use regularly and then promote your content there, make friends, talk to persons online there and last but least promote. In this way, you can easily make your social bookmarking stronger.
If you’re not convenient with bookmarking each URL of your blog manually. Then, you must use some of the smart and essential tools which will save your time and efforts of bookmarking your blog URLs to these social bookmarking sites. You can use Viral Tag for Pinterest marketing which is more effective if you start social bookmarking using Pinterest.
Read for Newbie bloggers: How to index your new blog posts at a faster rate?
Essential Q&A sites for social bookmarking
Q&A sites can also be used for social bookmarking to drive a huge amount of organic traffic and these websites come with your favorite niche as well.
I have my personal blog based on WordPress niche. WordPress.ORG is one of my important social bookmarking sites and contributing to WordPress and attending WordCamp will help me drive a good amount of organic traffic and will target user groups as per my blog niche.
Bonus Tip: Always make sure to follow social bookmarking sites based on your niche.
Also, having a list of social bookmarking sites may help you to drive a huge amount of organic traffic in the future if you start with it from today.
Don’t immediately start with submitting web pages to social bookmarking sites after reading this article.
Pro Tip: Plan articles with high-quality content, select a social bookmarking platform, bookmark, communicating with users, make friends, promote, ask for suggestions, and improving your content with the latest stuff.
Social bookmarking sites can be used genuinely in a planned and proper way. You can easily submit your blog posts and drive organic traffic to your blog. You should make sure that you don’t ping those bookmarking sites constantly to avoid being part of SEO penalties by Google. SEO penalties by Google can ruin the online presence of your blog.