If you are looking to promote your content on your website, Facebook page, blog, or anywhere else, then article marketing is a great way to get that done. Not only do you need to make sure you write great articles, you also need to make sure you post them to several different locations. Here’s a great list of places that you can start with.
By engaging in article marketing you will be able to boost your rank, SEO, and authority very quickly. You’ll be effectively placing backlinks all over the Internet on other high-ranking sites. This will definitely give your site a boost.
In order for all of this to work, you need to have a plan. Hopefully, you’re reading this article because you already have one. However, if you don’t, then I highly encourage you to read More Facebook Everything and Affiliate Marketing Expert.
Both of these books will show you many great tactics to help you promote your website and get found online. In case you haven’t read them, here is a very brief overview of the plan you should follow.
First, you need to have something you wish to promote. This can be an affiliate product or website of some kind. It can also be your own Facebook page or your own blog or website.
Whatever it is, make sure it can be found using an online URL. Then, you will start writing articles about a trending topic related to the niche in which you are affiliated. For example, if your blog is about health and fitness then you will start writing articles about trending topics within the health and fitness niche.
Once you’ve written the articles, then you need to start submitting them anywhere and everywhere. You should submit them to article directories, information hubs, article websites, or anywhere that will accept guest posts author submissions.
Remember to include one or two links that link back to your blog, website, Facebook page, or whatever URL you are trying to boost.
Once those articles go live, be sure to share them on your social media accounts for even more link juice! The reason this will help is because now you will have a 2nd level backlink.
The first one is in the article and the second one is via the social media website. Read this article for more information on how to get high quality backlinks.
Remember, some directories want unique and original content so you may not be able to use the same article twice. Not to worry, you can simply spin the content or re-write it to use it again. For a good strategy on submitting your articles, check out this article about leveraging your press release. Yes, it’s a different topic. However, the general concept still applies.
Anyway, now that you have a general understanding of what you need to do, here is a list of 37 FREE article directories to which you can start submitting your articles. Start at the top and work your way down the list. If one of the sites is no longer available, then move on to the next one.
There you have it! Hopefully, you will have great success submitting your articles to each and every one of these great article directories. In addition to submitting your articles to these directories, check out this list of Press Release Directories and see if you can submit your articles there as well. If you have a blog, then you should also be sure to submit your blog to the places in this list as well!