Follow the #wordpress twitter stream for awhile and you’ll see lots of people tweeting about “How to Get 1,000 Followers for Your Blog” or “A-List Bloggers’ Guide to Writing Posts” or something similar. I read the majority of the articles and they all boil down to one major thing:
Post Interesting Content Often
Yep, that’s it. Sit down and write blog posts. Have a post that appears every single day and make it about something that interests you. If it interests you, it will interest someone else. If you find your own post boring, you can bet everyone else will find it boring as well.
Feeling dry? Writer’s block? Write about something off-topic. Once in a great while will not kill your brand; in fact it will probably add personality to your blog.
There are a few other factors that go into getting visitors, of course: SEO, Images, Social Engagment, etc. but none of that will work if you don’t