Blog Promotion

Good content is at the heart of every successful blog, however it is easy for good articles to get lost in the crowd and not receive much attention. Therefore, it is important to promote your blog and your best content to others.

AddThis

AddThis

A useful service that allows you to place sharing tools on your blog. There are a wide range of different widget styles to choose from.

Blog Engage

Blog Engage

A blogging community that allows bloggers to share articles with each other. A standard account costs £19.99 one time and allows you to submit articles manually. Monthly plans that allow automatic syndication of your blog’s content start from £9.99 per month.

E-MAILiT

E-MAILiT

A social media sharing solution that allows you earn money. They do this by displaying advertisements on your sharing widget.

Hello Bar

Hello Bar

Adds a bar to the top of your pages to help direct visitors to important content. The free version of the service is limited, with basic premium plans starting at $4.95 per month.

HelpAReporter

HelpAReporter

A great service that aims to match up bloggers with reporters. For $19 per month you can create a profile that allows you to be notified of opportunities from news organisations. It is a good way of raising your profile and getting more TV and magazine interviews.

MyBlogGuest

MyBlogGuest

A free guest blogging community that was set up by Ann Smarty. The service aims to make it easier for blog owners who want guest posts with bloggers who want to promote their blogs through guest posting.

OnlyWire

OnlyWire

A social media automation tool that automatically sends your articles to 51 social media networks. A standard account costs $12.99 per month and includes reports and analytics to help you track results.

Ping-o-Matic

Ping-o-Matic

A free service that allows you to update up to 19 different search engines of one of your pages.

PostJoint

PostJoint

A free guest posting service that allows you to submit guest posts to participating blogs. You can use the service to receive guest posts on your own blog.

ScribbleLive

ScribbleLive

A real-time content management solution that allows you to create, publish and syndicate real-time news and information. The personal blog option retails for $29.95 per month.

Shareaholic

Shareaholic

A free service that provides social media sharing tools and recommendations. It provides statistics on what your most popular content is.

SourceBottle

SourceBottle

A free service that connects news sources with journalists and bloggers.

Wibiya

Wibiya

A flexible visitor toolbar that can be used for a variety of purposes. You can offer a translation to interne national visitors, promote your social media accounts, and drive traffic to your feature articles.

Zemanta

Zemanta

A related posts service that promises to deliver 10% more page views and 5% more unique visitors.