Best social bookmarking site?
I'm wondering which social bookmarking sites to add to my list to try and drive traffic to my Hubs. Any suggestions?
Personally I use StumbleUpon, digg, reddit, pinterest, redgage and google+as well as Facebook. Note that most of these only give you nofollow links, redgage and google+ being the exception. However, I think that is fine, I get some direct traffic from these sites and there is an argument that one should have nofollow links to make one's link profile "look natural", although I have always wondered about that, since the links are basically telling Google bots not to follow them to see what's at the other end, are they even indexed? I don't think I ever see links from Facebook in my Google Webasters tools page.
I had great hopes for Pinterest because I heard it gave you dofollow links, and if you have good, original photographs on your sites, they will be re-pinned by other users, hence spreading the link. I've recently found that Pinterest has now made the links nofollow, although I have heard that if you put a link in the description of your image, it will be dofollow.
Another site that is very useful for some people, is LInkedIn. It's not something that that I want to use, because I mostly associate it with businesses etc. but if you're sites are on the right topics it could be very useful. I think the links are also dofollow.
A site that I have just started using, that gives you dofollow links, is tumblr. Not strictly a social bookmarking site, it's a microblogging platform, but it gives people the chance to reblog your posts, which are usually very short, often a photo or a quote. This again raises the possibility of a link, which is embedded in your blog, spreading to other users and creating multiple links for you. The only big problem I've discovered with tumblr, is that it is completely addictive! I find myself spending a lot of time on that site.
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There is no "best" but there are plenty of useful ones.
Digg, Stumbleupon, REddit, Pinterest, Redgage, Hi5, Delicious, Diigo, Multiply, Cuzo, Bookmark Portal, Oneview, Site Says, MySiteVote, Connotea, Share, Add Bookmark, Bonzo Box, BookmarkOrient, StartAid, Faves, LinkaGoGo
that should give you a good number.
by jcwin228 8 years ago
I've been using a variety of social bookmarking sites to increase traffic and for the do-follow links, due to a great hub by Ryankett, thanks Ryan!! Recently though, on a few sites like Kirsty or Wagg, even after several months, my bookmarks are all marked as "submitted", but none of them...
by Glemoh101 7 years ago
What is the best social bookmarking site give you traffic?Digg or delecious or reddit or what ?share your experience here and how you work with this sites.
by Stacy Harris 7 years ago
Which Social bookmarking site do you find the most beneficial?Just curious, because I have a Xomba account, but recently I opened an account on Stumble Upon and Reddit. Both Stumble Upon and Reddit seemed to have done pretty much nothing. So what do you find to be the most beneficial?
by BenjaminB 7 years ago
Though my online writing has been short lived at only 2 months I have come to the conclusion already that FolkD.com is hands down the best back link achiever out of all the social bookmarking sites I've tried(and that number is rather large,lol).Why?,because it is the only site that has...
by ryankett 8 years ago
I am new to this social bookmarking malarkey, but now would like to create a backlinks for some of my hubs.Can anybody recommend:-1) The Best For Traffic2) The Best For Revenue Share (with adsense ID)I would be very grateful (and will use referral links if you wish)
by Tyler Norwood 8 years ago
For the last couple of weeks, I have been busy learning a little bit of programming with one simple intention: create a new bookmarking site that hubpages users can link their hubs and blogs on without their submissions getting lost in the vast number of submissions on other social...
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