Do you want to have one of the most popular
sites on the web?
Well, who doesn't.
There's a site out there called Alexa.com.
It's actually owned by Amazon and it's different
the Alexa your familiar with.
You don't tell Alexa.com "Alexa, please order
me a pizza."
That's a little automated robot cylinder type
of bot, artificial intelligence like Siri.
This is Alexa.com, which focuses on moderating
and ranking the web for popularity.
Hey everyone, I'm Neil Patel and today I'm
going to teach you how to increase your Alexa
The first thing you need to know about Alexa.com
is they rate sites from some million number
One's being the most popular website on the
So that's probably going to be a Google or
a Facebook, and you can see by going to Alexa.com
and they rank the most popular sites all over
the web and they even have a list of the top
When you are looking at this rating number,
you want to climb towards the top.
What that means is you want your Alexa number
to continually drop.
So how do you do this?
Well, you get more traffic.
The more people that visit your website, the
better off your Alexa ranking is going to
So there are a few quick wins you can do to
increase your Alexa rank.
The first thing you can do is install the
So the more of your visitors or readers coming
to your site with the Alexa toolbar, the better
off you rank is going to be, because that
way Alexa can collect data from all these
The second thing you can do is just promote
your content on the social web.
So every time you have a new blog post or
you updated some of your content share it
on Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest.
If you have images put them all over Twitter.
You can also put them all over Pinterest,
You can also put them on Facebook, wherever
they may be.
The third thing you can do is any time you
link out to other people, email them and say
I love your content so much that I linked
out to you my latest blog post.
Feel free and share on your favorite social
It's that simple.
You're going to get more social shares and
more traffic which means a lower Alexa number.
The lower the number again, the better your
The fourth thing you can do is use AHREFS.com,
type in you competitor URL's, and see who
links to them.
Email each of those people out, its that simple.
Follow those steps and your Alexa rank will
improve over time.
When you do them do expect your number to
drop closer to one or a thousand cause it's
really hard to get to those numbers, but you
can get to one hundred thousand or maybe fifty
thousand or even twenty or thirty thousand.
But it takes time.
Look at your Alexa ranking it should improve
over a period or thirty to sixty days, after
you implement these steps.