Getting More Views and Traffic on Your WordPress Site

I have had my site on for about 3 months.  During that time my stats look pretty abysmal, but somehow I am getting visitors!

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My Site Stats via MonsterInsights on WordPress

Part of the reason, I have mainly been promoting my posts only on Twitter.  However, I should consider where does my target audience consumer their contact, and how can I reach them in an effective way.

WordPress, has a pretty good intro on getting more views:

Here is a summary of the article:

  1. Post of more social networks
  2. Make your blog content visible for indexing by search engines
  3. Promote small by starting with informing friends, and family
  4. Use appropriate tags and categories
  5. Read and comment on other blogs relevant to your content
  6. Write regularly.  Now I am trying to write posts and schedule them for Tuesdays and Thursdays.
  7. DailyPost, a  Wordpress page to help you with your writing:
  8. Learn from the experts with WordPress’ Blogging University:

Create content, learn, and enjoy the journey.

What has been effective for driving traffic to your website?