Networking and Community Building
In This Chapter
• Using social networking to boost blog traffic
• Sharing content via social bookmarking
• Tweeting for blogging success
• Linking to your social media profiles on your blog
One of the best ways to ensure your blog’s long-term growth and success is to work to build relationships not only with your blog readers, but with a wider audience across the social web as well. A variety of methods are available to help you communicate with people around the world, thanks to the free tools of social media.
This chapter teaches you what social networking, social bookmarking, and microblogging are all about, and how you can use tools like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to increase your ...