Most people are aware of the major ways to drive traffic to their sites.
The biggest and perhaps best source of traffic is the Search Engines, so SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) is always an issue. Then there is writing articles, promotion via forums and blog commenting, feeds, and social networking.
But there are other lesser used methods. One is using Download Sites.
To use a download site to drive traffic you must have a product, an application or software program, to put there. Luckily you don’t need to know how to program. You can compile an eBook or create a simple tool using something like Software Maker.
Then you only need to submit that tool to major directories such as:
You can promote your website directly in your application, and even require “registration” if you wish to collect e-mails for your list.
More traffic tips soon!
Credit where credits due: I extrapolated this tip from this post in the Warrior Forums.