11 Free Ways to Advertise your Website

Posted: November 28, 2011 in Uncategorized

Today, most entrepreneurs are looking for ways to effectively promote their business online. They want to entice their customers to visit and of course, try to get them into purchasing their goods and services. Here are free and efficient ways to promote your site in the World Wide Web.

  • Google Local. Create a Google Local account to ensure that your company shows up in the search result pages of Google.com. When Google integrates these results on search engines, your site increased its value on search engine spiders.
  • Yahoo Local. Even though Google remains as the king of search engines, Yahoo! Remains as a popular option for many of its loyal users. Make sure you sign up for Yahoo! Local and get that free exposure from this search engine.
  • Craigslist. Craigslist allows businesses to post free classified ads to a specific location for up to 45 days.
  • Yellow Pages. Make sure that you have your site listed on this online version of the famous phone directory. A basic listing is absolutely for free.
  • RSS feeds. Syndicate your website content with the help of RSS feeds. As soon as you have RSS installed on your site, you can submit feeds to aggregator websites such as FeedCat, FeedBoy, FeedBomb, and etc.
  • Tell A Friend. As a personal referral site from visitors, Tell A Friend is a great way to promote direct traffic to your company site.
  • Technorati. This premier blog search engine site collects, manages and distributes global conversations. It also matches social media creators and bloggers to marketers who would be interested in the discussion.
  • Delicious, Digg and StumbleUpon. Bookmark your company site and blogs to these bookmarking sites.
  • Yahoo! Groups. If you own a Yahoo! ID, then you create a group focusing on your specific niche. Ask friends and colleagues to join your group discussions.
  • Email marketing. This is considered as one of the most effective marketing tools for businesses today. If you are running a promotion or sponsoring an event, an email newsletter is a great tool to promote your business.
  • Article marketing. Informative articles are awesome ways to promote your site and establish your company as a credible source in the industry.

These are just several free tools that you can use for your website promotion. Are you using other free tools for your business? Feel free to share it with us!


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