How Much Content Should I Have On My Blog Before I Start Getting Traffic To It?

United States
August 15, 2008 3:22pm CST
I just started a blog about 2 weeks ago and have 18 posts. I'm thinking I'm going to hold off on promoting my blog (by forums, yahoo answers, articles, mylot, commenting on other blogs) till I have about 50 posts. Does this sound like a good plan? When I get visitors to my site I want them to think it's a nice quality blog with a lot of info. So is this a good plan? Should I wait till I have about 50 posts? (my blog is
3 responses
• Philippines
20 Aug 08
i think the best way to promote a site is by means of a referral contest.
@scammerwear (1433)
• Singapore
15 Aug 08
If your posts have solid content, 18 posts should be enough to draw attention. Perhaps you should consider adding post and drawing traffic concurrently, that way things might move a lot faster.
@fwidman (11515)
• United States
15 Aug 08
It may be a good plan. But, if you run across a chance to promote your blog now, then you should do it. It is hard to tell when the visitors will come, and stay, so you should promote it at every opportunity that you get