Writing and publishing blog posts or articles on your own website isn’t good enough. Your website is just one place people might discover your content.

Content is everywhere today. It’s insanely competitive.

If you’re going to gain any real traction, you need to look beyond publishing content on your website. In addition to mainstream outlets like Medium, sharing your content on industry or niche platforms can also help it get seen by more people.

Think of sharing your content on other outlets like a megaphone: the more places you promote it, the wider the message will spread. Here are 20 places you should be sharing your content, from the mainstream to the niche.

Medium allows you to republish your existing blog posts (if you use their import feature, they even add a rel=canonical link), but you can also use this platform as a way to increase traffic to the full blog posts on your site. This is the tactic DrumUp uses: they post snippets of full blog posts on Medium, and then direct users to the full article on their website. Read more from searchenginejournal.com…

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