Who doesn’t like getting some extra traffic and more page views? We all love it, don’t we? Here are 11 WordPress plugins which should help you in various ways, from “tracking activities of your visitors” to “greeting them personally” so that you can achieve your goal of getting more traffic.
This posts plugin will help you to increase page views of your website. Once installed, it will show links to other posts related to a current post at end that could be useful for your visitors by introducing them to other relevant content on your website.
This plugin will add a small “Email this Page” link at the end of your posts which your visitors can click and then send link of your posts to anybody.
This plugin is very helpful if you already have a search box on your blog. When activated, this plugin would start recording all terms your visitors are searching for, and the results they are receiving. It will reveal popular searches on your blog and unsuccessful searches with no results so you know what your visitors are looking for. With the help of this plugin, you can also show your readers the most recent and popular searches.
By using this plugin, you can show a special message to visitors who landed on your blog from search engines. This plugin would also highlight the words in your post which users had used in their search query, making your post look more relevant.
This is a real-time plugin which starts the collection of information about visitors, spiders, search keywords, feeds, browsers, etc. It will help you to know more about your visitors by telling you their IPs, most visited posts, categories, most searched terms, and more. This is a great plugin which will help you to know what your readers are looking for so that you can provide them with content they want and increase your traffic.
This plugin will enhance the power of WordPress default search feature. You can set the Search preferences easily like Search only titles, Search each tag or Search Every Page etc by using this plugin.
As the name suggests, this plugin will automatically add links to your favorite Social Bookmarking sites at the end of your posts, pages and RSS feed. It gives you the option to select the sites you want to show from the list of 99 social bookmarking sites.
ShareThis plugin works in same way Sociable plugin does, but in addition to allowing users to post your article on various bookmarking sites, you can also access the free tracking feature which would help you to know how, where, and when your posts are being shared.
After activation, whenever you leave a comment, this plugin will email a copy of the comment to the person who left it, unless they have already subscribed to the comments.
This plugin would send a personalized email to each person automatically when they leave a comment on your blog for a first time. This is a great plugin to welcome your new readers and remind them to visit your blogs again.
Usually it takes lot of time to copy the long URL of your post, go to the URL shortening service of your choice, paste the long URL, copy the short URL from there and then tweet from your account. TweetThis can this do for you automatically. This plugin fetches the shortened URL for your posts from shortening url service of your choice, and then can automatically tweet whenever a new post is published from your account.
Your Favorite WordPress Plugins for Increasing Traffic
WordPress bloggers… what plugins do you use to help analyze and increase traffic?