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    August 17, 2009 // 8:15 AM

    Study Shows Business Blogging Leads to 55% More Website Visitors

    Written by Rick Burnes | @

    If you blog, you know that it's good for your business.

    But how - and how much - business blogging is best?

    To answer to those questions, I looked at data from 1,531 HubSpot customers (mostly small- and medium-sized businesses). 795 of the businesses in my sample blogged, 736 didn't.

    The data was crystal clear:  Companies that blog have far better marketing results. Specifically, the average company that blogs has:

    Take a look for yourself in the graphs below:

    blog website visitors

    Why are website visitors important? Because more visitors means more people to convert to leads and sales .

    inbound links blog

    Why are inbound links important? Because they signal authority to search engines , thus increasing your chances of getting found in search engines .

    indexed pages blog

    Why are indexed pages important? The more pages you have on your site, the better your chances of getting found in search engines .

    So what are you waiting for?   Get started on your business blog today!

    Topics: Blogging

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