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Live Case Study - Growth Hacking Authority Site 250k Visitors per month!

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Hey Everyone,

 

Starting from today i will be will be doing a case study on how to growth hacking my authority site to 250k visitors per month. This sound an ambition plan and i will be giving myself 24 months to make it happen. The reason why i sharing this is i feel more motivated after declaring my goal in public.

 

Introduction of my authority site

 

18 months ago i started a local authority site targeting food niche.

In Oct the site broke the record visitors of 100k visitors, here is the

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i started since 2013.

 

65% of the traffic come from google for the past 9 months (from Jan to sept 14)

 

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In oct i improved my 

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 and broke the 100k visitors in oct 14.

 

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My Goal for the next 3 months

I will be setting short terms for this case study

 

  • Create more list post type of content by reusing old content.
  • Increase my email list from 600 to 1000
  • Increase the user engagement on facebook and instagram 
  • Focusing on building social media traffic rather than just rely on SEO.

To my success!

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I started to re-post my old "list post" content on social on the weekend. The post on facebook went viral with 85 shares and is still ongoing. 

 

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Total traffic for sat and sun is around 6000 visitors. 

 

Not bad for a re-post on old content.

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Great work with the initiative.

 

Focus on subscribers more than anything else. Absolute priority.

 

You current visitor to subscriber conversion is pretty dismal and should be a lot higher. Milk the traffic for all it's worth.

 

Hey Dave thanks! i am currently working on that and start selling banner ads to local business!

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Last week i tried to re-post my old "list post" type of content and i am able to increase my daily traffic from 1.5k visitors per day to around 3000 visitors per day.

As usual the re-post of the content was done on facebook and it went viral again.

 

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I only pay about $20 to boost the post and i earn back from my adsense. 

 

Will be testing more on this again. 

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This is an excellent case study. Do  you have more information on how you go so much traffic in the first place?

 

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since i first started !

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Traffic is very low starting from 1st Dec onward and is getting less than 1k visitors per day. This is due to the holidays season and people are going oversea that is why less people are reading the food blog.

I will be doing a list post again on second week of DEC, lets see.

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