The Landis MarketPlace won a 2014 Excellence in Housing and Economic Development Awards for creating a downtown tourist destination. It was one of several winners that were announced by the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency, the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and the New Jersey Economic Development Authority on Thursday.
"The winning projects, which are all collaborative efforts of both private and public entities, help stabilize families and neighborhoods and create economic mobility," said Anthony L. Marchetta, executive director of the state Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency. Landis MarketPlace shares the Leading Public-Private Economic Development Partnership Award with the Kula Cafe in Asbury Park.
The Vineland-based marketplace was selected for "creating a downtown tourist destination and meeting regional market demand for specialty foods," according to the announcement.
This year's winners are invited to the 2014 Governor's Conference on Housing and Economic Development at the Atlantic City Convention Center on Sept. 23.
Today there are many social networking sites such as Facebook attracting many users to their sites. Due to this reason the website owners are realizing the need to increase website traffic.
there are few website owners who do not have any idea how to improve web traffic. In this article some proven techniques are mentioned which will not only help you to get website traffic but can also help you to achieve better results in search engine.
Write good and quality content
You must not forget that if the page rank is higher, then you can easily increase your website traffic. And the best way to achieve high position in search engine is to post good and original content on your site. Hence, you must make sure that you are writing good and quality content. By posting good content you can get links from other websites also.
Another most important thing that you must keep in mind is that you must write better page titles. It is very essential to have a good page title because then the surfers can find the article very easily. The title should be according to your article.
Blog and social networking
Another best way to increase website traffic is blog advertising. With the help of blogs you can guide users towards your site. But, you must update your blog section regularly and you must make sure that the blogs which you are using on your site must be informative.
As I have mentioned earlier that today social networking sites are becoming very popular hence we can say that it is the best way to improve website traffic. You must create your account in Facebook and Twitter. You must not forget that these websites have high traffic and if you are able to change that traffic to your site then you would be doing a very good job. The best way of re-directing the traffic towards your website is viral marketing.
Resource page and text link
If you want to improve your website traffic then using text link is one of the most important steps which you may use. It is true that fancy menus look great but the best way to steer is to use a site map. You must use a link from your page in all the web pages. But if you want to get more traffic then you must use the resource page. You must never hide the links resource. You can also do well if you make sure that your site is linked with the homepage.
These are some of the best and simple ways to increase website traffic and to make users visit your site again and again.
Content gathered & updated by the Bergen Review Media team.