Based from my experience as an online blogger, a grabbing title of my article with relevant contents describing about the subject topic, with a slightly good grammar and is equipped with photo and video and other make up kits to make it perfectly presentable to my readers, all of the above are actually do not send my article to become viral and popular online. Honestly speaking, I felt disappointed to see my published article has no one read it or no nobody has visited the article page. I felt disgraced that in spite of the hard work and efforts Iinjected to write the article, the popularity of the post did not meet my expectation. Well, I guess this is just a normal feeling I have and maybe there are also other writers who are also having the same feeling and experience. Anyway, the show must go on.
Speaking of popularity, for me it is not necessarily I see people and heard them talking about the article I published online. It is not necessarily I see that my article has received cluster of comments and likes. It is not necessarily I see my article kidnapped by unscrupolous scammers or being hijacked by a couple of stalker as the same as what I had experienced on other writing websites and saw it that it is published already on other site under the authorship of another person. What I am about to say is the popularity of my published article should be in term of page views, meaning the article is popular and viral and is trending when it receives a thousand or a million views. Why I focus on views? This is a matter of my honest confession, when there are views, income follows. When there is income or earning from what the writer has produced, there is satisfaction indeed to feel and to enjoy and not to mention that the said earning can help him pay his
What to do to make a published article popular or become viral online? There is only one thing I know or one step to do to make an article popular online. And this is through the power of sharing of your stuff to reach the million readers from around the world. There are popular search engines available online like, Google search, Yahoo search, Bing search, OAL search and etc where to submit your article. Aside from these search engines there are also popular social networks available online like Facebook that now has the biggest registered members that totalled around 1.5 billion users from around the globe, there is the StumbleUpon, Google plus, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn and other remarkable networking sites where to share your stuff freely and legally. And recently, I found out that those popular social networks I mentioned also have adapted the power of sharing to reach the million online users everytime they have new news updates about their sites.
By the way, the source of the idea of this article came from one of the articles I published at ExpertsColumn re How to Calculate Ordinary Interest and Exact Interest. Out of more than two hundred articles that I had already published on this site, this is the only published article I have that garnered the highest views that has reached so far to twenty two thousand plus views and still counting. This is the result when I started sharing it to search engines and to social networking sites. So, if you will bite my idea and suggestion, go ahead, do not stop sharing your published column online to make it popular.