Google Alogrithms and Updates
Because of the rapid increase in the number of blogs and the spread of the same content over multiple blogs, Google has become strict in terms of search ranking. Gone are the days when just writing a post would get you on the top. You need to follow Google! And I think that you must be knowing the fact that Google Algorithms can hit you anytime, and that hit would stop all your traffic from Google. And you can never guess why or when any Google Update hits you. Though you might find a way of recovering, it can affect your ranking and traffic badly!
Attacks by others
You might have noticed in your blog’s Analytics that you receive traffic from some websites you don’t even know. You might be ignoring them but it is very harmful to do so! They send visits from their robots. They have 100% bounce rate and thus, so many of that visits can get you a lot behind in terms of ranking, as bounce rate is also considered one of the important factors for ranking.
Hitting your own leg with an exe
You yourelf can be the reason of your blog’s failure! Obviously yes. We all know that. Irregular updates, unattractive template, complicated site navigation, bad/improper language of writing etc. can be the reason why your blog is lagging behind. And, if you don’t overcome these reasons, your blog will Never Grow!
Lack of a blog strategy
Lack of a blog strategy can be one of the reasons why your blog can be out of competition. If you don’t have a blog strategy, you can never come ahead, as you don’t have the clear roadmap! You need an action plan to succeed. Thus, having a blog strategy is essentially important.
We discussed some of the points why your blog can be out of the competition. Let us now talk about overcoming all of them.
How to overcome these reasons?
+ Create a blog strategy: You need to have a blog strategy to get ahead in the battle.To be more precise create your own Strategy and experiment with it.Keep in mind Unique stuffs always works 🙂
+ Increase your direct and referral traffic: While there is no way to guarantee no hits from Google Algorithms, you can follow some tips to make sure that this doesn’t affect you much. Make sure that no more than 40% of your traffic comes from Google. This way, your site wouldn’t go down straight ahead in case of a hit.
This is a Guest Post by Yashraj Kakkad from TechProbeX. He is a 13 years old blogger and a technology geek. He loves to write about Technology and Blogging.
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