Hi guys this article is about How to Trick Google Plus to Boost Traffic. I personally tried this trick and this trick works like a charm. It gave me some legit traffic, we have recently implemented this trick on our new blogs and their traffic boosted like 400 – 500 %. This trick mainly deals with increasing engagement to shared posts on Google + page or profile.
As you all know that Google + is one of the Massive Social Network that can drive good amount of traffic to our blogs. This trick works best for people who are having lots of followers. So i’ll be explaining how to gain followers by Social Engagements and apply the trick to gain traffic and good amount of shares and +1’s which in turn boost SEO.’
Trick Google Plus using these Strategies
#1 Gain Followers on Google Plus who blog or share articles particularly on your Niche.
#2 Google bot attracted titles and description in Google Plus post and Profile to rank instantly.
#3 Add Custom images to Highlight your Article.
Many of the bloggers have explained this tricks before but they never explained how it’s done. Some call these strategies as Google Plus Tricks but these are the strategies to Improve our keyword rank and Google search traffic by boosting the article using Google Plus SEO
Strategy #1 : Build Followers of your Niche easily
On your Google+ profile or page search for your Niche like ” SEO “, ” TECH ” , ” Blogging ” or Whatever niche on which your’e blogging about
Then select ” Communities ” Tab and join some of the Communities listed over there and participate frequently on them.
Check those communities daily and post topics related to that particular Niche . Not only posting in them +1 your favorite posts and comment on all the posts if you knew about it.
This practice will generate an authority about you in the community and people will start following you. If you comment or +1 on any post, The author of that post will get to know that you liked the post and you also have some knowledge relating to the topic. So he starts following you.
By practicing this strategy you might generate a good amount of followers who blog on your Niche. How large the members in the community the better.
When you get Good Number of followers on your Niche you might drive quality traffic from all over the world who actually reads your article and gain Good +1’s and Shares.
Strategy #2 : Google Plus Tricks and Tips
Normally while sharing an article everyone just copies the Link URL and head over to Google+ to post it by pasting the URL. There’s nothing wrong with sharing content like this, but it doesn’t really stand out by itself. There are some Google Plus Tricks and Tips to increase user engagement
#1. Google Plus Bold
Google Plus allows some special symbols which are used to style our post in Google + by giving the Formatting Style. One of them is Google Plus Bold
you can put little asterisks before and after a word in the description box to make that particular word ” Bold “.
As you can see, when people put a * for somebody, it’s bold, and it really, really does stand out. You can do that without having to mention anyone in your post.
#2. Google Plus italics
You can use ” underscore ‘_’ ” to italicize a particular word or sentence like the previous trick. ” _fantastic_ ” becomes fantastic .
By this you can highlight some Improvements added, Changelogs, etc., type of words in the description.
#3. Optional but Worth trying : Trick Google Plus
Try to explain more about your shared article in Google+ while sharing add some insights or a little description about the post. You want to add maybe 1, 2, or even 4 or 5 sentences.
when someone sees it in their feed and they see that you’ve added a lot of insights, it makes them curious like, ‘What’s going on?’ because they can only see a little bit, so they have to click Read More to see it.
What this trick actually does is it give some LSI info about the shared article and as you know that Google+ shared articles are generally ranked in the top 3-5 position on Google search
In the above post share I’ve added lots of sentences to my description and created a ” Read More ” tag. As you all know that Google tracks user engagement. When a user read a particular post by clicking “Read More” then it tends to rank the URL in the post.
You can observe clearly that Google plus posts are ranked quicker than normal posts which are improved by link building and other SEO Techniques.
Strategy #3: Trick Google Plus using Custom Images
Add Custom Images while sharing your article. First go to settings and enable ” Upload my photos at full size ” option. So that you can add custom Images to your URL’s while sharing.
Note: this can consume your Google Drive storage which is normally 15 gigs.
Trick Google Plus : #Bonus Tip
Google+ profile has an section to enter links of the social profiles and blogs of ours. When you’re trying to rank an article for a particular keyword, Make sure you make an entry in that links section with the keyword you’re targeting.
When an user search for particular keyword and by any chance if he ends up in your Google+ profile page, he’ll make engagement to Keyword stuffed links in the About Section.
what it tells Google is that the user searched for particular keyword and ended up in this profile which is homepage to that keyword, so it ranks that keyword higher than Google Plus Page.
Only we know that the keyword is not the Homepage and it’s actually the page URL of our keyword. So we might end up ranking it.
conclusion: Trick Google Plus to Rank Keywords
I’ve generated around 1K followers to one my Blog’s Google+ page in just 30 days and it is getting very good traffic via Google Plus. Follow all these Strategies and you might end up Ranking the keyword for your Blog post, Gain followers and reputation which in turn helps you to drive traffic. Follow that last Google Plus SEO strategy to overcome Google+ results and BTW it also applies to YouTube. If you’re having good YouTube channel it might be helpful in Ranking Keywords.