Bookmarking a website can come with a number of different benefits to an article, post or even the full website. Social bookmarking websites have existed for a number of years, and help generate a good amount of buzz about a pages content and a website as a whole. By bookmarking a website across multiple platforms a person can see their page or post become marketed in a natural way across social bookmarking websites.
Signing up and getting this process started is quite simple. Many social bookmarking sites have a fairly simple setup process where a user will simply have to enter their name and email into a form and then submit their website into the database via a social bookmarking link.
Submitting the website or post on a social bookmarking site such as Reddit or Digg is quite simple. The user needs only to copy and paste the link for the website that they would like to bookmark, and then submit the category that the link falls under. Bookmarking the website in the wrong category could have the wrong users seeing the information, so choosing the right audience here is crucial. After a link has been submitted to a bookmarking website such as Digg or Reddit other users can browse through these social bookmarking links and eventually work to rank them up or rank them down in terms of the directory.
Ranking a link up on the website will give it a higher presence and allow it to be seen by more users. If you can get more people to promote your links on these types of websites, people might start to spread your link around naturally and you will get more hits on your site as a result.
Bookmarking websites also helps you index more pages on your website, and get more links on search engines. By bookmarking your website across multiple social bookmarking websites you will be able to submit new backlinks which appear in search engine results for keyword pertaining to your website. All of your bookmarking submissions will be seen right along with your website so the more social bookmarking links that you have and the more popular they are the better chance that your website or something related to your website or product will come in some kind of internet search.
The communities on these bookmarking site work especially well at connecting with your target market. By engaging members of a social bookmarking website in the subject section that your website may appeal to, you can connect directly with your target market. By bookmarking your page on these websites you can directly link through to each of the pages that your target market might be interested in on your webpage as well and have them up vote your page and allow it to receive more visitors. More visitors to your website the more value you add to your site. This will allow for more sales if you’re in the online marketing business.