The Easiest Way To Get Massive Traffic Using Reddit (With Illustrations)NullyList
Before we dig into our article, let’s see what Wikipedia tells about Reddit:
Reddit is an American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website. Reddit’s registered community members can submit content such as text posts or direct links. Registered users can then vote submissions up or down that determines their position on the page.
Submissions with the most up-votes appear on the front page or the top of a category. Content entries are organized by areas of interest called “sub-reddits”
Sub-reddit topics include news, science, gaming, movies, music, books, fitness, food, image-sharing, and many others. The site prohibits harassment, and moderation requires substantial resources.
So according to Wikipedia, Reddit is a place where displays a long list of posts, which can include links to articles elsewhere on the web or posts in the form of texts. It allows other users to up-vote or down-vote a post according to their opinion of it. The more up-votes a post gets, the more it will be displayed on the site.
Now let’s move to reddit.com
In the upper right – hand corner, you can log in if you have a Reddit account, or you can sign-up to create an account.
After you create your account, and before you do anything on Reddit, you must first increase your account link and comment karma to make it more trusted to post in any popular sub-reddit without getting banned.
If you haven’t heard about karma before, it is the scoreboard of Reddit; a reward earned for posting popular content. It also comes in two flavors: link karma, and comment karma. You can gain points when your links and comments are up-voted by other users. At the same time, you lose karma when your links and comments are down-voted.
You can view any user’s karma at the top of the sidebar in their profile page.
In order to increase karma, at first you shouldn’t post anything for next 15 days to make your account getting matured.
Then try to post some images in different sub-reddits. To do this, follow these steps:
Go to http://redditlist.com/
This website will help you specifying the most crowded sub-reddits that have too many subscribers.
Try to find some crowded sub-reddits based on your preferences. So in the search box, write any keyword in any topic you like. Let’s write “funny” and hit enter.
You will find all the sub-reddits that contain the word “funny”, now choose the most crowded one and click on it.
Before you start participating in any sub-reddit, you must read its rules first. It is important not to avoid those rules, because if you don’t follow those rules, you will be banned from this sub-reddit forever, and you won’t be able to post anything in it again.
You will find the rules in the middle of the right side bar.
Now, go to imgur.com
(If you want to know how to use Imgur, you can check our article : Drive Massive Traffic To Your Website From Imgur )
Click on the search icon and write the word “funny” in the search box.
Now choose any image that looks funny and click on it to open.
Copy the image URL.
Go to this website: http://karmadecay.com/
This website helps you to check if the image has already been uploaded by any user or so in Reddit.
Paste the image URL you copied from Imgur in the url search box in Karma Decay and hit search.
If you found this sentence after hitting search “No very similar images were found on Reddit”. Then you are lucky, because no one posted this image in any sub-reddit before. But if you found that this image was posted before, you have to search for another image on Imgur.
Now it is the time to post this image on reddit, so go back again to the “funny” sub-reddit and click on “Submit a humorous link” button.
A new window will appear, insert your image URL in the URL box, add a nice title, check the box to confirm that you aren’t a robot and then hit submit.
Repeat this technique 5 times a day every single day in different sub-reddits till your link karma increases, and don’t forget to reply on the comments you are going to receive in order to increase your comment karma too.
Try to get approximately 200 link karma and 30 comment karma. It isn’t difficult if you followed this technique, you can make them in less than a week.
After that you can start promoting your Nuttylist articles, and here are the steps.
Go to the search bar in the main Reddit page and write a keyword that is related to your nuttylist niche. Let’s write “animals”.
When you hit search, you will find some sub-reddits appear in the left side. Try to choose the sub-reddit that has not too many subscribers or not too less subscribers.
In this case, Cute Animals is the perfect sub-reddit to be selected, go and open it.
Now, in order to submit your link, go and click on “Submit a new link” button.
A new form will appear to add your link.
Now go to your nuttylist website and choose the article you want to post into Reddit, and copy the link.
Go back to Reddit again, and paste the link in the URL form, write a title and then hit submit.
After you submit your link, there is something else you must do.
Your goal is to reach the front page by increasing the up-votes you get from other sub-reddit subscribers.
In order to make your link popular, you have to determine which links have the most up-votes in this sub-reddit.
Those guys have much more up-votes than the others.
Now press on comment under each one of them.
After that, try to add a comment in order to make them know you.
Repeat the same technique whenever you want to add a new link. After a while, people will interact with you, leave comments on your links and posts and up-vote you. Then those people will start recognizing your nuttylist website, and visit it in a regular basis.
- Don’t post spammy links.
- Don’t post ads links.
- Don’t over promote your website.
- Don’t let your first and second post be a promotion.
- Avoid posting too many links in a short time.
- Try interacting with other users.
- Comment and reply to everyone.
- Post between 10-11 a.m on Mondays and Wednesdays.
- Post great contents.
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