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Driving Traffic to Your Site – How to Leverage Google Images

Traffic is any blogger’s or Internet marketer’s dream. It gives our online business the juice to thrive in the very competitive atmosphere of the World Wide Web, particularly post Google Panda update. I’ve followed every SEO recommendation on how to generate traffic and did some experiments of my own. My blog used to have an average of 50 to 80 visitors per day. I would make sure that articles have a good percentage of keywords. I would also publish articles in directories with backlinks to my blog. One day, I posted a photo with keyword-optimized filename and tag with no clear idea how it would benefit my site. A few weeks later, while checking my stats, I noticed that I got the most visitors for the post with the photo in it. Another telling discovery: The traffic for that photo came from Google Images. Since then, I took the time to study how else I can drive traffic to my site using images. In this article, I will share with you what I have learned about images and how they can be used to drive traffic to your site. It’s in the Numbers According to Ben Ling, Google’s Director of Search...
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