Encouraging your blog visitors to comment and interact with you and your other readers will help build your community and rank better in the SERPs.


Written by HeatherStone
1091 days ago

Hi Emma,

Replying is a great way to encourage more engagement, and replying something more than "thanks for the comment" is best. After all, if conversation is what you are trying to encourage, it's a good idea to say something in your reply that in itself will inspire more conversation. Ask a question. Take a position. Build upon the point made in the comment and you can take things to the next level. A strong conversation bringing out new ideas not discussed in your original post may be inspiration for a follow-up, so watch for these opportunities. Thanks, Sherryl, for sharing this post with the BizSugar community!

Written by keepupweb
1088 days ago

Great advice Heather! I agree with you completely. It's all about building community.

Thanks for taking the time to comment. BTW - I'm Sherryl. Emma was a guest blogger this week.

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