There’s no marketer who doesn’t love Twitter. Given the right strategies and tools, Twitter can help bring a ton of traffic to your website. If you thought tweeting your links was the best way to bring traffic from Twitter, read on. Here, we bring to you 3 excellent ideas to generate some awesome traffic to your website.
Pin Your Best Tweets
When you pin a tweet, it stays on the top of your feed. When someone views your profile, that’s the first tweet they see. Pinned tweets drive a lot more traffic than those that aren’t pinned. A test by Buffer reveals that pinned tweets deliver anywhere from 5 to 10 times more clicks than other tweets.
So when you want to drive massive traffic to your best posts/pages, simply pin your tweet. And it’s easy peasy. Simply click the “More” link (3 horizontal dots) on your tweet and choose “Pin to your profile page.”
Tweets that contain images receive more clicks, likes and retweets. Although this figure may not seem much, it tends to improve your engagement rates. More clicks leads to more traffic to your site, which means more followers, which means more clicks, and again more traffic.
Use images in Twitter Cards for much better results.
Head on to ads.twitter.com and sign in. You must add a credit card to use Twitter Cards, but it is free to use. You will be asked to promote your tweets, but you don’t necessarily have to do that.
Head to “Creatives”, then “Cards:”
Start by adding an image to your card. Make sure your image measures 800px by 320 px. Pick a visually appealing image that will help your tweet gain a lot of attention.
Now, enter the URL of the post you’d like to promote, and enter a headline. And finally, choose the call to action. Now you can create a tweet to go with the image. You can simply choose “Standard”, which is completely free.
And you can also pin these tweets for even more exposure.
You will need help from others when you really want to scale traffic. So encourage your readers to share your content.
You can add a share button to your site. SumoMe’s Share tool is the simplest way to go about it. Install it on your website, and add the Share app. You can place the buttons just the way you lke and add the social networks you want.
You can ask people to share images. Image sharing is a powerful way to drive traffic to your site.SumoMe’s Image Sharer tool comes really handy.
Make sharing easy. What if someone liked a particular line on your page and want to share it? Use the Highlighter tool, which lets your visitors to highlight any text on your blog, which can then be shared easily.
There you go. Use these 3 tips to your advantage, and increase your exposure mainfold. And the best part is, all this is easy and simple. Interested in landing page marketing? Then you need Marketing Rocket, which lets you create landing pages in less than 20 minutes. Try it on with our no questions asked 30 day money back today!