Giving away products on your website is one of the best ways to generate traffic for it. The process can be difficult unless you are using the right tools to track the steps that you would like your readers to take. Rafflecopter can help you with that. The service is available for you to try for free but you get a whole lot more if you pick a paid plan. The service lets you define steps you would like your visitors to take, add photos, and even set up a term & conditions link for your contest.
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Vine should not need any introduction. It is an exciting service that lets you share short videos with the world. Plenty of folks are already taking advantage of this service to share fun videos with the world. You could create your own Vine videos or embed the ones done by others. The Vine Embed plugin helps with that.
This plugin is pretty simple to use. All you have to do is add the URL for your favorite Vine videos to WordPress, and this plugin does the rest. To embed the postcard type, you will need to use the “embed” shortcode though. You could always rely on a Vine search engine to find interesting content to add to your website with the help of this plugin.
Vine Embed is simple to use and makes adding videos to your site faster. Simply gets the job done.
Facebook’s Open Graph should not need any introduction to Facebook marketers. Integrating it with your website does not have to be challenging. If you know a tad bit about coding, you can add the appropriate code snippet to your site. The Social Graph Protocol makes the process even easier. It enables the Facebook Open Graph on your site and lets you handle multimedia content easier.
Facebook is still the king of social networks. It has millions of users and can drive a ton of traffic to your website. Adding Facebook comments to your website could make it more engaging and increase the amount of traffic you get from the site. If you are going in that route, you may want to install Facebook Comments Notifier just to make sure you get notifications when you get new comments.
Many webmasters rely on Google for the majority of their traffic. There is nothing wrong with that. But you should also consider spreading your content across various social networks. You never know who can help your content go viral. Adding social sharing buttons to your site is a no brainer also. Simple Share Buttons Adder is a handy plugin that handles this.
Crowdfunding sites are not new. Kickstarter and Indiegogo are just a couple of sites you can take advantage of to get funding for your ideas and support other projects. Want to create your own crowdfunding websites? The Fundingpress theme has you covered. It has everything you need to start funding projects on your site.
Twitter cards have been around for quite some time. They make it possible to attach media experiences to tweets that link to your content. All you have to do is add a few lines of HTML to your websites and users who tweet links to your content will have a card added to the tweet that’s visible to all their followers. Twitter Cards Meta happens to be an easy tool that makes adding Twitter cards to your site easy.
Pinterest should not need any introduction. It is an awesome site capable of driving a ton of traffic to your website. Pinterest is introducing new features for webmasters regularly to help them get more out of their Pinterest experience. In order to get Analytics and other useful Pinterest features, you will need to verify your site though.
Pinterest is quite popular these days. It has a visual look and feel to it and plenty of awesome content found by its members. It is never too late to get started with the site. If you are already active on it, you may want to add your content to your site. Easy Pinterest for WordPress is a simple plugin that lets you add your Pinterest posts to your site as a widget.
Running a successful website takes time and effort. Those of you who have done it in the past know the importance of being flexible enough to wear multiple hats. When you have a small team around you, you will have to produce content, edit code, manage your social profiles, and more. Some of these tasks can be semi-automated. NextScripts’ Auto Poster sends your latest post updates to your favorite social sites so you don’t have to.