When ever you write a great blog post, your next target is to get people to read it. Nothing works better than Social media to create a quick buzz, and reach out to tons of people. In typical environment, most of the bloggers I know share blog post on their social networking accounts and pages, and it’s the right way to do it. But, it works great when you get more people to share your blog post on Social-media sites. Gautam has already shared a useful article on how you can motivate your readers to share article, and later Alan spiced up the series by adding science behind making your content socially sharable.
Today, I will be talking about one free platform call Viral content buzz, which is a free social media promotion platform. Let’s look at what it is, and how it works.
What is Viral Content Buzz and how it works?
In simple words: Viral Content buzz is a platform for bloggers, Social media marketers to promote their best content on Social-media platform. It’s a social-media vote exchange platform, and it works on credit system. The process is simple, “You scratch my back and i’ll scratch yours”. The good thing about this platform is, both the back are sexy. That means, the content quality shared on this platform are quality content, and you will not be marked as spammer when you are sharing other people content on your own social-media profile.
Here is a quick video demo, which will give you an idea about what Viral Content buzz is all about, and how it works.
How to get started with VCB free Social media promotion platform?
If you have watched the above video, you will have very few questions related to getting started. Here I will outline some of the best practices which you should follow on Viral content buzz, to ensure you make most out of it. Viral content buzz is based on credits, and you earn more credits when you share other people stuff.
At the time of writing, VCB supports 4 social-network:
To get started, Go to Viral content buzz homepage, and signup for a free account. After signing up, go to your account page, and update your profile, along with connect with your StumbleUpon and Twitter account. Don’t forget to select the group of interest, to see content based on your niche. Now, go back to dashboard, and share content that you like. Twitter is integrated with Bufferapp, so a good idea is to share posts via Bufferapp.
Once you have earned decent credits, you can start submitting your post. I would recommend you to submit posts which are sharable. Learn what kind of content people usually share on social-media sites. Click on Add project at the top, and remaining process is easy to follow.
I would focus more on getting more StumbleUpon likes, as StumbleUpon can bring viral traffic to your blog post. Do remember, the key to getting success with this site is by sharing other people posts, and earn more credits. The process is simple, and by spending 5-10 minutes a day, you can earn enough credit to promote your next blog post for free.
Over all, Viral content buzz is a great start-up by Gerald Weber and Ann smarty, and you should not miss a chance to be a part of this free platform. Do let me know if you are part of VCB or not? Do you know more such free platform to promote blog posts? Don’t forget to share this article on Facebook and Twitter.