7 Powerful Things You Need To Do With Your Articles After They Are Published To Increase Exposure And Traffic

Written by geordiejimb

Topics: Internet Marketing

Ezine Articles Featured AuthorArticle Marketing can be a powerful tool when building your Internet Marketing Business, but it doesn’t end when you submit the article to an Article Directory.  Well, it could end there, but that would be like going to the Superbowl and leaving when they starting whistle blows – you would miss out on all the really good stuff that follows (like the game itself…)

Here are 7 powerful suggestions for what to do with that published Article.


Post on a Blog or Website

WordPress IconYour blog should be the central point of your Internet Marketing Business, drive as much traffic, and point as many links as you can, back to here.  Any content you write, create, record, should be available on your site somewhere.

Learn more about Posting Articles on Your Blog.


Re-Purpose It

Document IconDon’t stop at just an article and blog post – make it into regaular document formats, PowerPoint presentations, an audio recording, make videos, and share on sites dedicated to those formats.  New format, new audience, more traffic… perfect.

Learn more about Re-purposing Your Articles.


Share over Social Media

Facebook IconWith sites like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube continuosly growing in popularity you must have a presence in the Social Media space if you are actively involved in building an Internet Marketing Business – the traffic potential is incredible, and it’s so easy to target appropriate traffic too.

Always share your content with your Social Media followings.


Social Bookmark

Social Media IconAnytime you submit content online that creates a unique URL, you should be Socially Bookmarking it – use an aggregator site like OnlyWire or SocialMarker to submit to many bookmarking sites at the same time.


Create & Submit RSS Feeds

RSS IconThe more available your content is the more traffic it will generate.  RSS feeds are a great way to get your content spread around.  Exposure is key when building an Internet Marketing Business, you NEED to be seen.

Learn more about RSS Feeds


Ping Every Unique URL

Pinging your URLs can help get them into the search engines faster, and the sooner you get into them, the sooner your content can be found.

For your own blog or website, once pinged, the search engines will come and crawl your entire site, which helps all of tyour content and pages get indexed.  Make sure you have a clean site with a sitemap included.

Learn more about Pinging your Articles


Submit Article to Google Reader

Google Reader IconThink of Google reader as a magazine you create, where you choose ALL of the content.  If you are writing quality articles and submitting them through Google Reader you can build up a loyal reader base, it’s like building a list through Google.


There are so many things you can do with your articles after you write them, this post only touches on a few of them.  What else do you do with yours?  What if you don’t do anything more with them, why not?   Leave a comment and let me know what works, or doesn’t work, for you?