According to Google Analytics, Bounce Rate is the percentage of single-page sessions (i.e. sessions in which the person left your site from the entrance page without interacting with the page). In layman terms, it simply refers to the rate at which people exit your site's page upon loading.
The Bounce rate of my site -Inforisticblog was of great concern to me some years back, when i discovered that it was as high as 84% on Google Analytics stats. But after several researches on Google, i was able to arrive at the solution and that's exactly what i want to share with you today.
In Summary, follow best practices in developing your contents and avoid copy writing.
I woke up very early one day and decided to check my site design to know how attractive or repulsing it is at first sight. I confirmed that it wasn't quite good so i made some little adjustments by maintaining the simplicity of the site as well as keeping the header section and navigations in check. In summary, let navigation on your site be as easy as possible and try to make your site simple and attractive. Someone visiting a site for the first time may develop low interest in a blog or website at first contact and may even question the authenticity of the information on the site, therefore it is better to allow professionals design one for you if you can't do it yourself. Below is a list of tutorial websites that could help you;
- 2createawebsite.com owned by +Lisa Irby
- Ogbongeblog.com owned by +Jide Ogunsanya
- Realcombiz.com owned by +Realone
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To cap it all. all these tips have been tested by me. As at the time of writing this post, Inforisticblog is maintaining 14% Bounce rate below is a screen shot to proove that.I'm sure it would work for you too.
I hope this was helpful, don't be a stranger -- feel free to share with us, any other method that has helped you reduce your blog or website's bounce rate through any of the comment boxes below this article. Don't forget to share this article with your friends on Facebook and Twitter.
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