Using web 2.0 to generate traffic | Ted Prodromou

Using web 2.0 to generate traffic

What is all the buzz about [tag-ice]web 2.0[/tag-ice] and what the heck is it? In a nutshell, [tag-tec]web 2.0[/tag-tec] is the new generation of the internet. The original internet was focused on one way communication. You would post a web page and people would find it and read it. They couldn't interact with your website in any way. The new internet is all about community and interaction. Internet users now create the majority of internet content. It makes a webmasters job very easy. You build and they will come and create your content.

Some of the most popular [tag-ice]web 2.0 websites[/tag-ice] are www.youtube.comwww.myspace.com, and www.facebook,com. Another web 2.0 phenominon is tagging or voting for your favorite websites. When you like a site you can tell others about it and give it a rating by visiting some portal sites like www.technorati.com, www.digg.com, and [tag-tec]del.ico.us[/tag-tec] You can see instantly what websites people are visiting and voting for in real time.

About the Author Ted Prodromou

Would you like me to help you? I'm the #1 best-selling author of Ultimate Guide to LinkedIn for Business and Ultimate Guide to Twitter for Business. People call me America's Leading LinkedIn Coach. I'm the founder of Search Marketing Simplified, LLC, a full service online marketing agency. The SMS team designs and implements advanced LinkedIn and social media lead-generation strategies for small to medium-sized businesses. SMS will set up and manage your marketing funnels using organic, social and paid traffic. Did you know I've been working with the internet since 1991, long before Al Gore invented it?

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