There is more to leveraging Social Media than creating a community. Have you heard of pinging?
What is pinging?
Pinging lets search engines know you have published something new on your blog. You can ping online Press Releases, Videos, Podcasts, and Web2.0 properties wherever you have posted your content.
Grab the url of your post and paste into a box on the ping site. Hit submit! Easy!
There are sizeable lists of pingsites you could use. Some you can try are:
Enjoy the traffic to your site. Traffic is golden – whether it comes from community, Social Media sites, SEO or tried and true online marketing methods. You need to for subscriptions, community and ongoing conversation and conversions. Pinging is one part of the mix to make it work for you!