The blog community continues to grow rapidly. If you are a passionate blogger, there’s little doubt that you would also like to connect with niche bloggers. But most of the bloggers find it difficult to locate bloggers in their niche. If you want to reap maximum benefits of connecting with bloggers, you should look for top blog communities and get in touch with more and more potential bloggers.
Some of the key benefits of networking with bloggers in your niche include –
Getting backlinks for your blog
Driving traffic to your blog
Establishing your expertise in your area of interest
Creating the authority of your blog in major search engines
Inviting other niche bloggers to write guest posts for your blog
Let us now have a look at some of the most important resources you can use to find niche bloggers and contribute towards your blog growth.
As the name suggests, bloggers.com helps you connect with bloggers in your niche across the globe. Here, you have millions of bloggers who have chosen different niches to blog on. Bloggers.com features a blog directory where you can locate bloggers on topics like business, entertainment, politics, lifestyle, technology, personal, sports etc. At the same time, you can also add your blog from your bloggers account.
This is yet another powerful platform which helps you network with hundreds of thousands of bloggers all over the world. Whether you are looking for guest posting opportunities or want targeted traffic and links for your own blog, MyBlogGuest can be of great help.
This platform helps you participate in the online global conversation that’s happening in the Blogosphere. Today, Technirati has the eminence of having indexed over one million blogs on business, lifestyle, politics, sports, entertainment, technology etc. At the same time, Technorati also provides you the facility of adding your own blog by claiming it. After you have created an account on this blog community resource, you can publish your articles also.
Google Blog Search
Thanks to Google, it offers a blog-specific search to find and network with bloggers in your niche. After you enter your search query, Google blog search will return you list of blogs with the recent posts that have been posted. Here, you can search for blogs in different categories like politics, US, world, business, technology, science, entertainment etc. In addition, Google Blog Search also helps bloggers add their own blogs (add your blog to Blog Search).
There are multiple blogging directories where you can submit your blog, connect with niche bloggers and attract both backlinks and traffic. Some of the most popular blog directories where you can submit your blog are as follows.
No doubt, bloggers can also conduct relevant searches on Google to find blogs in a particular niche. All you need to know is how to run a search on the search engine to return relevant results.
While searching for niche blogs to connect with, you can use –
your search query site:blogspot.com
your search query site: wordpress.com
Whether you looking to drive traffic to your blogs or find a solution to problems that you may face while blogging, forums can prove to be of great help. However, you should always remember not to indulge in any kind of spamming techniques. Such habits can immediately get you banned on forums.
Popular blog forums you can participate at include –
Well, I hope you find the above mentioned resources really useful to connect with potential bloggers in your niche. You should also bear in mind that there’s no shortcut to blogging success. Growing your blog requires time, energy and effort. Just stick to what you do, do it right and have some patience.