Traffic From Articles Can Be Extremely Profitable
One of the most effective methods of getting targeted traffic to a site is by using promotional articles. There are several reasons why articles are so effective and examining them a little more closely will help us understand this subject much better.
To start with, vast majorities of people who come online are usually looking for information. They are frequently already aware of the fact that this information is available in web sites and they are eager to find sites that are packed with the information that they are looking for. If they find a promotional article covering the subject that they are seeking information on, they will eagerly read it and if they like what they see, they will then visit the web site listed in the resource box at the bottom of the article. Promotional articles are therefore a great way to attract attention to yourself and your site.
Unlike traffic directly from search engines, visitors who arrive at your site after reading your promotional articles will not only be highly targeted, but they will also already be prepared in that they will have a very good idea of what is available at your site. This means that they will usually be much easier to convert into paying clients. In other words fewer readers arriving at your site through promotional articles will tend to be much more profitable to you than huge numbers arriving via any other website promotional method you can think of using.
Then there is the fact that a single article can continue to pull in traffic for your web site for years to come without you having to invest anymore money. For instance a good promotional article distributed to article directories, web sites and blogs will tend to remain there for years. This means that it will continue to be available to persons interested in the subject, and a good number of them will end up at your web site. This is a huge advantage.
These are just a few of the many reasons why articles tend to be much more profitable than many other forms of website promotion.
About the Author: Terry Detty, 42 years old, married, internet guru by experience and finds internet marketing his passion. In addition to internet marketing he does a little bit of link building, and occasionaly will get out for a short walk. He reads a lot and generally likes to have his hands occupied.