Tips to Improve Alexa Rank quickly
Alexa ranking is nowadays much sort of rank or status symbol for a blog or website. Most of the time your blog/site is judged based on Alexa ranking . It could possible that your blog worth a good rank and having quality contents too but its is lacking Alexa rank due to the fact Alexa was not able to crawl your blog. Will you let your efforts go waste just because your Alexa rank is not good ?
Aren’t you are looking for tips to improve Alexa rank?
Recently my friend Nishant has written a nice and detailed article explaining “how alexa algorithm works” . He clearly explains that Alexa Rank is not something who defines and judges your blog for quality and numbers of visitors you get. What Alexa counts is what he knows abut your blog from his sources.
Still, the hard truth is Alexa Rank speaks. Whether you go to sell ads on your blog or somewhere else, the better your Alexa rank is, the better value you get. So, what can be done to improve Alexa rank .
[stextbox id="alert"]How to tell Alexa about your web presence[/stextbox]
There are couple of sources which tells Alexa about the presence of your blog on web and how many times it is being accessed. If you pay just a bit attention on these, you will notice how your Alexa rank improve .
Here are the 6 tips to improve Alexa Rank
[stextbox id="info"] 1. Use Alexa Toolbar and encourage your friends to use it too [/stextbox]
Alexa toolbar is the main weapon for Alexa to collect information. Whenever you open a webpage, the toolbar tells Alexa abut the Page and counts a hit. Mean to say as much users open your blog with Alexa toolbar the better your ranking is. Install Alexa toolbar (can be downloaded from here ). Ask and encourage your friends to install it too. SO the key to improve Alexa rank is installing their toolbar.
[stextbox id="info"] 2. Claim your blog on Alexa Site[/stextbox]
Once you are done installing the toolbar, Next step is to claim your blog on Alexa, it helps them know that your site is legitimate. Once claim is successful you will see more detailed information on their site about your blog.
Claim process is simple. Click here and follow the on page steps.
The next step is to
[stextbox id="info"]3. Edit you site listing on Alexa[/stextbox]
In this process you will be updating the information abuot your blog like Contact info , Website description etc.It helps users get information about who are you and why the blog exist on the planet.
See an example below why claim and listing is important.
You see the description of the blog. Looks better ? If Alexa knows what your blog is all about,it can display your blog in search results too.
Alexa site will take some time to process the information you provided to update on your site.Don’t worry and check back in few days, You will see a nice description about your blog.
The next step for mission Alexa is to -
[stextbox id="info"]4. Use Alexa Traffic Widgets on your blog[/stextbox]
Alexa traffic widget loads in the footer (normal) of the blog and tell you about the traffic rank. It does not need any programing skills. Just copy the HTML from Alexa site and paste in a widget.
It may be look like below or a small one. Depends on you choice. Each time a page is loaded,It tells Alexa about your page so a plus point for you in order to improve Alexa rank .
To create this widget simply Click here . It will ask you for your blog name,Put it and get the html code of your choice. Insert the code into your blog footer or where ever you want.
[stextbox id="info"]5. Install Alexa Review widget and ask your visitors/freinds to review your blog[/stextbox]
Encourage your visitors/friends to review your blog (If worth) on Alexa. It will take only 2 minutes for them but will mean a lot to you. The more reviews, the better reputation.
To get Alexa review widget you can click here.
The Alexa review widget looks like below.
[stextbox id="info"]6. Share your posts on Social networks like Digg and SU [/stextbox]
When someone with Alexa toolbar visits Social networking site, The toolbar detects your link and count a hit. As many shares you have chances of hit increases,thus better ranking.
[stextbox id="info"]last but not the least advice to improve Alexa rank is consistency [/stextbox]
You should keep writing articles, Consistency is the key. Don’t leave the blog alone and expect good results.
Using above tips, I was able to get my ranking down to 329 K. Just before 30 days it was more than 1,000 K. I hope these tips will improve your Alexa ranking for sure.
Hope this post helps you.
[stextbox id="warning"]If you like this post / blog please consider writing a review on Alexa by clicking below icon.[/stextbox]
Share this with your friends too and do let me know your thoughts. I would love to see if someone comes back saying Hay it helped me to improve my ranking.