Whenever people start talking about Alexa score, you will always see a heard of people saying “who cares” and “alexa doesn’t matter“… yet so many people still check and rely on Alexa for ranking web sites on a daily basis.
I’ll be the first to tell you that Alexa doesn’t matter for many reasons, but it’s still one of the internets standards for ranking web site. If your site is ranking in the top 10,000 Alexa than you truly have a much more successful site than someone who is ranking 100,000.
However at the same time Alexa scoring still doesn’t tell you much. I have a 10,000 Alexa ranking sites that gets a lot of traffic and makes good money… but I also have a few Alexa ranking sites that are in the millions and still generate a few hundred dollars a month without much needed focus or effort.
So the end result of Alexa is that’s it’s worth the value you put on it.
Many people are still very interested in their Alexa score and always want to increase it for the better, so I’ve listed some of the best ways for you to improve your ranking in a very short period of time.
- Install the Alexa Toolbar
- Claim Your Web Site or Blog
- Place the Alexa Badge on Your Site
- Get Reviews for Your Site on Alexa
- Update Your Blog Often with Quality Content
- Increase Your Social Reach and RSS Syndication
In addition to these methods mentioned above, also be sure to check out the cool infographic below.
Source: Special thanks for michelleshaeffer.com for the creation of the infographic.
To get the full details on how to use each of these methods for increasing your Alexa score, be sure to read the full article at bloggingtips.com.
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