Blogging: How to Increase Comments – D. Wallace Peach

Reblogged from Myths of the Mirror:

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I struggled with the title of this post because getting comments isn’t about stats; it’s about building relationships.

Some visitors to this blog might have noticed the number of comments here. It wasn’t and isn’t a goal, honestly. And there really isn’t any magic to it either. Comments grow out of a desire to genuinely connect with other bloggers, and a commitment to put in the time to do so.

Here’s how it happens:

I leave lots of comments on other blogs. These are my invitations to engage, my knock on a blogger’s door. They say, “Want to come out and play?”

Continue reading at Myths of the Mirror

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com
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32 Responses to Blogging: How to Increase Comments – D. Wallace Peach

  1. Ritu says:

    I 100% agree with your thoughts here Dis. It is all about interaction and Communication!

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  2. syncwithdeep says:

    This is a beautiful naked truth.. WP is amazing and by far free from the follow type comments that i have come across in fb..

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  3. lbeth1950 says:

    I love it when friends take time to read and post personal comment. It is so generous.

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  4. Agreed, although perhaps in contravention of the old adage that you shouldn’t give to receive, if you don’t engage with other people’s blogs and leave comments, I agree that you can’t expect much back in return.

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  5. Rae Longest says:

    Thanks, Hon, for passing this info along. For those of us new to this “blogging thing,” it is quite helpful.

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  6. Jennie says:

    Diana is spot on.

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  7. Thanks for reblogging this. I agree 100%. Commenting on ones blog is one way of getting to know each other.

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  8. Thanks so much for sharing, Sue, and sorry for the late appreciation. I’m a little frazzled with my parent’s visiting (they haven’t woken up yet – so I’m sneaking some blogging time). Have a wonderful week and Happy Blogging. ❤

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