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How to Encourage blog post shares

Encouraging blog post shares, as a blogger, it is very important that you post get shared on social media and other platforms so that people can read, and comments on the post.

But first what makes people want to share your blog post with their friends and family members? The answer is simple follow me as take you down to the importance of encouraging blog post shares.

It is important to note that, the beauty of blog is its’ content. The content on your blog, it relevance, benefits determines whether or not, it would be shared by your blog readers.

Encouraging blog post shares on social media 

For an individual with a blog, it is very important that whenever you write down a good piece of post, it should be able to reach to the need of your blog readers, in simple terms;

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 Help them solve their current and past problem, to also get more enlighten about their need and how to solve it. Point them in the right direction and be a beacon of hope

Whenever you make a post and it answers to the needs of your blog readers, the reader would want more people to know about the article. This reader would want more people to learn and get enlighten. Thus share your post via social media. By so doing they are promoting you site.

The social media is a place where many people spend most time. Therefore it is right to share your post on social media as it reaches the most people.

How to encourage people to share your blog post!

Sharing come natural when people feel inspired by your articles. There are number of reasons that make people feel inspired by your blog post. Given the right reason, sharing becomes as simple as hitting a single button on the keyboard as “Enter”

  1. The article answers to the need of the person.
  2. The article is very entertaining, thus other should also be entertained.
  3. The article may have answer also to the need of someone within the family, friends or some total stranger who’s in need.

 What you gain by sharing an article from a site.

As much as people differ in their genetic and physical make-up, this also applies to you’re the person reading your blog post. Certain individuals that have read and find your blog post satisfying any of the above reason may share your articles on social media.

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You must stand to gain something from sharing someone else’s article on social media. Money has always been the key motivating factor, but you stand to gain the following

Help someone to solve his current problem. 

As well as helping someone find clues to solving his problem. 

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Helping someone find some sense of closure to a lingering search, problem.  

By sharing the post, you may have point the individual or group of person(s) in the right direction.

These are the service that you can provide when you read a post online and share it on social media like facebook, twitter or in forums. Off course you are already familiar with the phrase “sharing is caring” neglecting this phrase is like running a non-profit organization in Nigeria.

How to encourage blog post shares among niche reader

It is not rocket science for your blog post to be shared on social media and other platforms. It is very easy, when you know the simple steps to planning and to sharing your blog post on social media.

The factor here know your audience, not just their age range, but their needs, their desires, aspiration, what answers to their need at that age and time. To do this, is actually tedious and cumbersome.

  When your blog post answer to your audiences it is as simple as saying you already have lots and lots of shares on social media and other platforms.

Niche reader are individuals of like mind, people that are interested to your blog and visit it regularly, following you on facebook and other social media.

Niche readers will make your work easy. Write articles for them and for the general public. Search engine optimized post and watch your articles over time getting tons of share.

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Encouraging blog post shares is based on the interest of the blog post reader. Blog post topics are captivating; you can write eye-catching-topics that are relevant to the content of the blog.

So why not sit back and write a post that will encourage the sharing of your blog post on social media platforms. Boosting your online profile and making history as one of the professional bloggers.

Motivated to share your blog!

Now that you have know how to start a blog, then making your post and  posting it on your site becomes a things of quality not quantity. The audience will be motivated to share because;

You gave them what they are looking for; therefore It will be easy to share on social media

 Ask them to share your post; it will also be possible to ask them to share, because you have giving them what they desires.

With these two things in mind, it is safe to say that you will have shares and comments both on facebook and twitter coming from people that have read and appreciate your blog post.

Remember, sharing is caring, share the blog post to reach many people all over the world.


Thus, if you find this post useful leave a comment for me in the comment section.


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