Very thoughtful look at how to get more comments on your blog. I need to take more time again to leave comments. Especially when the holidays are done. Thanks, Hugh, for reminding us!
“How do I get other bloggers and readers to leave comments on my blog?” This is a question I get asked a lot.
During the time I’ve been blogging, I’ve found many ways of getting readers to interact with me. Today, I’m going to share with you what I believe are the five most important and easiest ways of generating comments.
In one of her recent blog posts, blogging expert Janice Wald says that search engines such as Google and Bing are attracted to blog posts that contain at least 30 comments. Why? Because they show that the blog is active.
Janice goes on to say that value-added comments can bring in lots of extra traffic and boost the post’s SEO ranking too. Comments help lengthen a blog post, and search engines are attracted to long posts rather than short ones.
Long posts Vs short posts. Which one is…
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