Perhaps the number one question out there is how you can get more visitors to your food blog. Which, by the way, not only applies to food blogs, but also for other websites and web shops. In this article we’re going to focus on how you can gain more visitors to your food blog.
If you’re reading this, then there is no doubt you’ve already put in a lot of effort and hard work cooking, writing recipes and photographing the food. Not to mention eating it all, plus it’s nice to share your dishes with people you love.
One of the most important things you can change to gain more visitors, is to improve your photography skills. If you’re looking to improve these skills, we can highly recommend purchasing Pinch of Yum’s “Tasty Food Photography” eBook. This is a great e-book that WILL help you improve your recipe photo’s. You can click on this link, or use the image below:
When we first started ohmydish.com in July 2014 we didn’t receive much visitors. That was until we started to submit our recipes to various websites. We’ve compiled a list of so-called “food porn” websites for your convenience that allow you to submit your food photos:
- Foodgawker – Our gallery
- Tastespotting – Our gallery
- Fridgg – Our gallery
- Yummly – Our gallery
- Dishfolio – Our gallery
- Recipegraze – Our gallery
- Culinote – Our gallery
- Healthy aperature – Our gallery
- Foodepix – Our gallery
Don’t forget to submit your photos to the most popular social networks:
- Facebook – Our Facebook page
- Pinterest – Our boards
- Twitter – Our profile
- Tumblr – Our page
- Instagram – Our profile
BONUS: We receive a lot of visitors when we submit our recipes on StumbleUpon: http://www.stumbleupon.com/submit
Please let us know if submitting your recipes to these websites have helped you gain more visitors. Don’t forget to comment if you have tips for other food bloggers out there, or when you think there is a website missing in the above lists.