Today, you will learn all about social bookmarking sites.
How they work and how can you use them to get instant backlinks to your blog posts and drive traffic to your blog.
Table of Contents
- What are Social Bookmarking Sites?
- Noticeable Points While Doing Social Bookmarking
- How To Submit Blog Posts?
- Social Bookmarking Sites to Bookmark Blog Posts
What are Social Bookmarking Sites?
Social bookmarking is one of the oldest off page SEO techniques and social bookmarking sites are there for this.
Social bookmarking sites lets you bookmark/submit your blog posts online. They have large and targeted audience. Some websites are dedicated to specific categories.
Or I must say social bookmarking sites let you create backlinks to your new blogs post which help in faster indexing in Search engines like Google, Yahoo etc. and driving instant traffic to your blog.
They also helps in improving your blogs posts page authority.
If your blog is new and you didn’t bookmarking for your mail domain (www.yourblog.com), then you can do social bookmarking for your blog also. It will help you improving your blog domain authority.
Noticeable Points While Doing Social Bookmarking
Here are some key points which you need to follow while doing social bookmarking.
- Always submit your blog post into relevant category
- Write unique description
- Use primary & secondary keywords in tags or keyword fields
- Vote and comments at others bookmarks to get in return same
How To Submit Blog Posts?
All websites have the same process but some website have special field name like Pinterest, scoop.it, locker etc. I am sharing step by step process which apply to major sites.
- Visit social bookmarking website.
- Now click on register option, if register option is not available, then look for join now. If join now is also not available, look for sign up option. So you can found any one option from sign up, join now and registers.
- Now fill the form with requires information like username, email id, password and captcha. After filling info, click on register option which will be show at below of the form.
- Open your email which you have used to register.
- Click on confirmation mail and click on the verification link in email.
- After clicking on verification link, you will redirect to the login page of social bookmarking site. Now login using username and password.
- Now click on submit a story or submit(add) button.
- Fill form with required information like title, category, description, keyword and captcha and click on submit button which will be appeared below the form.
- Link has been created if you want to see, click on profile option and click on submitted button, your story will be appeared.
Social Bookmarking Sites to Bookmark Blog Posts
Here is a list of top social bookmarking sites which every blogger must use to drive targeted traffic to your blog. You should write an attention capturing title, a meaningful short description and choose write category to get complete benefit from social bookmarking.
Mix is one of the best social bookmarking sites, it gives instant boost in traffic. Submit into proper category to get huge amount of traffic and build a network to following others persons in same niche. You can leave comment others stories in this way, they will show interest to comment at yours and stumble your story. First go to Mix and click signup option after signup complete your profile. A profile with all details helps more to drive targeted traffic. Using Add Page option you can submit your blog post url. Note don’t submit two three links from your own blog in one day, it leads to spamming, if you are running more blogs you can submit one for each.
Reddit is another popular social bookmarking site. Only submission is not enough to get traffic from reddit. So upvote and comments other’s reddit to get benefit full benefit from reddit.
Delicious is another top best site with PR 8 and Alexa 1182. Create bookmark at delicious click add link option and put your blog post url and write meaningful title and description. Same thing apply here like another bookmark site only adding link is not sufficient to connect other delicious user to get your self into delicious world.
Slashdot always take a place in popular bookmarking site. It has PR 7 and Alexa 1637. Note to create bookmark from Slashdot you should be careful since it mention spam with rad label at your bookmark if you don’t use in proper way so write best title, meaningful description and select appropriate category.
Blokube is a social media network and blogging community. It will allow submitting your blog articles or it is a social voting website that includes blogging, marketing, and seo etc.
Klinkk is new bookmarking website, it has no PR now but I used it my own blog and some other sites also and found it to very helpful to drive traffic.
Dosplash is another popular website to submit bookmarks if you are blogger, you must use this site to build a relationship with other bloggers and drive traffic also. You will me lot of active bloggers at dosplash.
Kingged is one of my favorite website to get instant traffic, comments to blog post and also backlinks to my blog. One benefit you will always get using this website commenting at your blog. If you are felling bore since nobody is leaving any feedback to your article at which you spend lot of time. You must join Kingged.
Bizsugar comes a place in top bookmarking website, it is very popular website but getting your story published at this bookmark website is not easy like other one. Here is a trick that I learned from Ankit Singla. First submit blog post of top blogs which already has good PR and alexa in case you will get your story publish and then you can submit your own. It really helpful to increase traffic and Google Rank both.
Pinterest is more than social bookmarking site. It is known as world most popular social media network. Pinterest has been great source of traffic for many website owners. It is very easy to use. Simple create a board. Board name should be related your articles like if you are creating a board for beauty articles, use Beauty tips. Keep it simple and understandable. After creating board, you need to click on Pin option; you can directly upload images from URL or computer. Make sure create different board for every category.
Storify is one of best social bookmarking site having 87 DA, 8 PR and around 4k Alexa. It is very user friendly. You need to create an account to submit bookmarks. If you use Chrome, you will love to use Storify Chrome Extension. Here is complete tutorial to use Storify Chrome Extension. It also offers you facility to collect best images, relevant tutorial video, tweets and more to embed into your story.
BibSonomy is another interesting bookmarking site. BibSonomy offers you an easy way to manage publications and bookmarks at one place. It is also user friendly like another high PR social bookmarking sites. It deserves a place in top social bookmarking sites list since it has 70 DA, 7 PR and 5k Alexa.
Scoop.it is known as content curation and content marketing platform. It offers you facility to discover, curate and publish great content to increase visibility online. It is used by millions of professionals. Scoop.it offers some premium plans but it provides some features in free also. So you can share your post regularly basis in free. It deserves to be in social bookmarking sites list due to awesome features and high DA, PR and Alexa.
InBound.org is known as a place where smart inbound marketers hang out. Inbound.org offers you a facility to ask a question from smart inbound markets, start a discussion with digital marketers, and share interesting blog post or articles. Only share relevant stuff and add some relevant tags while sharing your blog post. It gives nofollow link. But if your post gets more vote, you blog post will be featured at home page and you will get massive traffic to your blog. You can get some dofollow links from your profile only after getting good karma. Therefore, I have added this into my free social bookmarking sites list.
YouMob is another interesting social bookmarking site. It has 4 page rank and 50 domain authority. They offers all categories mean you can submit all topics. To submit your story, you need to click Start a Mob option, after that you will get another screen to choose particular category and submit your mob.
It is one of my favorite dofollow social bookmarking sites. It provides you dofollow link if your story get published. Don’t get confuse here, not all story submitted by you are published, only few are published which get more votes. It is also known as blogging community. It is not free like other social bookmarking websites. It is paid website.
IndoFeed is one of best dofollow social bookmarking sites having good alexa 24K, DA 26 and Page Rank 2. It offers lots of category. Always submit your story into relevant category with unique description. Worst thing about IndoFeed is that they had add wrong link to Submit A Reference button. So as you will click at submit option, you will redirect to wrong place so use following link to submit you story.
Submit Link: https://www.indofeed.com/submit.php
Fwisp is another popular website to create bookmarks. It had 4 PR and 14305 alexa. So if you are stilling missing creating backlinks from Fwisp, you should be add this one into your list, it is not helping to drive traffic but also getting backlink from PR 4.
20. Blog Bookmark
Blog Bookmark is another interesting social bookmarking website. It is dofollow social bookmarking site. But there is less chance to get dofollow links since I noticed all published stories relate from feedproxy.google.com. Don’t know at which bases they publish or feature stories at home page. But you can get nofollow link easily for your blog post by submitting bookmark. Blog Bookmark has 36 DA, 2 PR and 43 K Alexa ranking.
Kizifriv is known as collaborative information site. It is more than a dofollow social bookmarking site. Or I must say Kizifriv is a multi user platform where you can publish articles, news, photos and videos. To publish articles or anything, you need to create an account. After creating account, you can simple click Write a new Post option which you will found at top of header in right corner. Kizifriv has 24 DA, 1 PR and 115 K alexa ranking. Is it not cool to get dofollow link from 24 Domain Authority website?
It is another great online bookmark manager. They offer both free and paid account. They also offer Google Chrome App and Mozila extension. This bookmark manager has 44 DA, 3 PR and 18 K Alexa ranking. Register your account and start bookmarking your blog posts.
BlogsZino is more than social bookmarking site. It is web 2.0 sites. To create links for your blog posts, you need to sign up first. Then write some relevant stuff for your post and submit at BlogsZino and create a link to your main blog post. Like Read more or click here to read in detail something look like natural. Currently BlogsZino has 42 DA and 98 K Alexa ranking.
Bookmarkee keeps your online bookmark organized into single dashboard. It is free bookmarking site. To use Bookmarkee, you need to register an account with them. It is easy to use. If you want anyone could access your bookmarks then make sure to check public option. Otherwise only you can access your bookmarks after login into your account.
Another interesting social bookmarking site having 84 DA and 3228 Alexa ranking, I am using this website from a long times. It is free to use. Simple create account and start to save your links on Folkd.
Thinmarker has PR 4 and alexa 18557.
Diigo has PR 7 and alexa 2098.
Now you know best social bookmarking sites. I have done my job now and your start here.
Create account one by one at all websites and start bookmarking your blogs posts to get instant links and drive traffic to your blog.
If I missed any website or you have any query about above social bookmarking sites, drop a comment below.