List of top nine Microblogging sites

Now we have entered the web generation. We are the proud owner of Microblogging sites apart from social networking sites as well. Gone are the days when you had only limited platform to generate backlinks. These sites are  promoting global connectivity. There are loads of microblogging sites present their, for the multiple purpose include brand awareness, personal interaction with customers, family and friends and also for the blogging promotion. Microblog can broadcast 140 characters elements of contents, images and video links.

images (4)When I had no address of blogosphere I was unfamiliar with all these terms. But now as I am little upgraded therefore feel that I should share my knowledge with the newbies. In blogosphere regular traffic and good backlinks is not an easy task via social media sites only. Consequently you have to indulge in elaborating medium of exposure in the form of microblogging sites.

Hey all bloggers, are you struggling to grab the attention of more readers? You craft attention-grabbing headlines. Also sharing your links on Twitter, Google Plus, Facebook, Stumbleupon etc. You add keywords to the description, use hashtags if they are relevant even not getting traffic from all sources.

Microblogging sites helps in expanding your Direct traffic, Referral Traffic and Organic Traffic without spending penny. Lets take a note how it helps:

  • Enlarge online connectivity.
  • Turn your visitors into buyers.
  • Boost your page rank in Google.
  • Generate key contacts with fellow bloggers.
  • Good crawl frequency, valued by search engine.

Here I am presenting top 9 enlisted microblogging sites:

1. Twitter (Alexa Rank: 10, Page Rank:10)

Twitter is social a media platform. It is only a spectacular tool for gaining new thoughts or insight, but also sharing it. I know the larger segment of population is familiar with Twitter. Its capacity of loading 140 characters in text form and can also post pictures or videos many times, during the day but make sure it is unique and spam-free. It is so helpful in sharing your links to generate traffic and quality backlinks.

2. Tumblr (Alexa Rank: 25, Page Rank: 8)

A good free microblogging sites to use to write a short note about an upcoming and current blog post. It strengthens and extend your existing network of trusted contacts. Tumblr allows users to edit their blogs theme HTML coding to control the appearance of their blog.

3. Meetme ( Alexa rank: 1281, Page Rank: 5)

Actually meetme.com is more acknowledged as a dating site. It is almost like facebook. This site is generally for finding their love mates but in reality it does not happen everytime. You don’t see most of the bloggers usually in this website for the promotion.

microblog4. Plurk (Alexa Rank: 1721, Page Rank: 7)

Plurk is a breakthrough in blogging. Plurk allows you 140 per post. For bloggers its easier to share their link of the post to get healthy backlinks. Uploading images and video is quick and easy option. This microblogging site is a good means to promote your blog for getting maximum traffic.

5. Pounced (Alexa Rank: 1,362,532: Page Rank: 3)

Pounced  has high US traffic rank. It creates high impact search queries, top queries driving traffic, audience demographics and user reviews. This site allows you to share your blog in your home page.

6. Hictu (Alexa Rank: 72,292, Page Rank: )

Hictu create service for video microbloggers like (text, videos, and audio). It provides WordPress plugin to drop video comments or You tube/Google videos on any wordpress blog. Hictu is a tool you can use its interface easily. If you looking for a data of making your own blog then Hictu.com is a good option.

7. Friendfeed (Alexa Rank: 1520, Page Rank:8 )

Friendfeed is picking its height day by day. In case of friendfeed, its best to subscribe to people you know. This microblogging site collect your data from around the web and not pay much attention to how your feed look. The best thing about it that you can do this with the bookmarklet which allows you to post a link to any page you are visiting with description easily.

8. Yammer (Alexa Rank: 3404, Page Rank:7)

Yammer is the private and secure enterprise social network. It supports option include online submission and phone support. This site can be sign in using Microsoft account. Hashtags is very useful in yammer as compare to other microblogging sites. You can have your fellow bloggers and business purpose contact information easily.

9. Plerb (Alexa Rank 20,319, Page Rank 3)

Plerb is also one of the popular social microblogging community. Plerb widgets apps allows latest products and blogging across income club pro, including webmaster toolkit, ningnom ads etc. Everyone will be able to figure out simple to use interface, which will allow you to make sharing experience pleasing. There don’t seems to be many users on the network, but as it becomes more popular, it is sure to rise. There is no video or audio sharing, you can share stuff in words.

Final words:

All the above micoblogging sites are good exercise for generating backlinks to our content pages and boost them to rank better in Google. In order to get targeted visitors, you need to have a seasoned SEO professional behind you apart from these sources of traffic and backlinks. Lastly you have to develop skill of  frequent changes in search engine algorithm and adjust your website according to the webmaster guidelines.

 Hope you will enrich my post with your views as well.

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  1. Atish Ranjan says:

    Twitter, plurk and friendfeed are nice to me as I have very nice experiences with them. Thanks for sharing. I have used hictu but didn’t like it much so left using since ages. plerb is fine but there is no huge audience.
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi brother, According to me Twitter, Friendfeed is good option for boosting your traffic. I am active in meetme but this is not as good as other microblogging sites. Thanks for dropping viable comments.

  2. Hi Shiwangi,
    This is really wonderful, I was just aware about Twitter only & accept Twitter. I wan’t aware but this is really wonderful list of great Microblogging sites 🙂
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      I am so pleased that my blog turned out to be informative for you. Keep coming for getting more useful stuff. Thanks.

  3. vipin singh says:

    Hey Shiwangi ….thanks for give the information (*,*)

  4. John says:

    Nice sharing shiwangi. The list is useful for me.

  5. Samir says:

    Hello Shiwangi Shrivastava,

    Seems like I’m unaware of the some of the sites listed above. Indeed twitter is top among all these sites.

    Thanks for sharing
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Really it is nicest feeling when your friends and people get some useful information through your blog. Thanks for coming.

  6. Shaily says:

    Twitter, Friendfeed are better than anyone else in the list. Thanks for providing such a good list. I will have to check out other websites as well.

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Yup Shaily feel the same. I am glad that after reading my post you will go to check out other sites as well. Thanks for stealing your precious time.

      • Hey Shiwangi, I only used twitter, friendlfeed and Tumblr. I guess that’s great enough to give a power boost to your site. From now I going to try the others too. Thanks for the post. 🙂

        • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

          Hi Bhavesh,

          Thanks for being in my blog for the first time.

          Yes there are many microblogging sites apart from my mention in my post. It is good platform for promoting your business. More sites more promotion.

          • So, you noticed that I am the first time come on your blog. That’s really great that you know about your readers. Very few are know their readers. 🙂

          • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

            Hi Bhavesh,

            Thanks for coming again.

            Hey I write for my readers, if I will not take care of your little little matter then who else will.

            Always welcome over my blog, have a nice day.

  7. Naveen says:

    Hi Shiwangi,

    you’ve compiled wonderful lists of Micro blogging sites and their benefits, I use few of them and it helpful to everyone not only to drive traffic, but social signals impact for ranking a website.

    Thanking you.
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Naveen, Thanks for visiting me first time. I am looking forward to see you often over my blog and encouraging me.

  8. no hands seo says:

    It is really actually a nice as well as practical piece of information and facts. I’m happy that you just provided this useful facts about. Be sure to remain all of us up to date like that. Appreciation for expressing.

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Thanks for your appreciation. Nothing is greater than if your reader ask you to provide such more information like that. I will definitely come up with informative post soon.
      Stay tuned.

  9. Himanshu says:

    Great List, i have only used few of the websites, will take a took at the remaining websites. Thanks for Sharing
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Thanks for the appreciation. Yup sure you can try your hand few of the effective microblogging sites. I am using almost all and see a good development in traffic. Keep coming.

  10. Great post on web 2-0 sites!
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Thanks for stopping by. Keep coming.

      • Vanessa Ally says:

        Twitter and Tumbrl are my favorite ones. Once I tried Plurk but I think it was in Japanese or Chines so I couldn’t understand how I can get traffic back to my site from there. Recently I checked it again and saw it was translated into English, which is awesome, so I do get a lot of traffic to my sites from there. Your list is so cool, I totally agree with this chart.
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        • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

          Hi Vanessa,

          You are right I had also same feeling earlier will these microblogging sites able to give huge traffic.

          But luckily my doubts are clear now as I tried Plurk and found it amazing.

          Thanks for sharing your views and keep coming.

  11. Rupali Gupta says:

    Hi Shiwangi,

    Nice list for microblogging sites. some of the above i am using already and will try to use other too.

    keep updating such kind of list..
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Rupali,

      Its wonderful that after my post you will switch to another microblogging sites. These microblogging sites are directly proportional to the healthy traffic. Thanks and keep coming often.

  12. Karnal Singh says:

    Microblogging has revolutilutioned the social media.You have nicely covered all the important social media websites
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi karnal,

      Its true that microblogging sites play very vital role for good backlinks. With the help of microblogging sites its become easier to expand your business to extended level.

      Thanks for coming.

  13. Thanks a lot. I have been looking for this data. Good details I will return pertaining to data related to this lemonade eating plan.

  14. Hi, just wanted to mention, I liked this article. It was funny.

    Keep on posting!
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  15. Puneet Gupta says:

    Hello Shiwangi,

    Nice list of Microblogging sites.Out of nine i only aware four and rest of them is so new for me thanks for sharing,now i added some good sites in my working list i definitely going to try them.

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Puneet,
      Sorry for late reply.
      I am glad that you get to know rest of 5 sites through my post and using it for your working purpose.
      I am immensely thankful for that. Stay tuned for lot.

  16. Exceptional post but I was wanting to know
    if you could write a litte more on this topic? I’d be very
    grateful if you could elaborate a little
    bit further. Many thanks!
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Sorry for late reply.
      I am all surrendered to my readers if you are asking me to write something more like that then I will definitely but impart me some time.
      Thanks for coming and do ask me whatever you wish to. Always welcome.

  17. sahil says:

    @Shiwangi Shrivastava – thanks for giving this awesome info.
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  18. Nice list of sites. Thanks for sharing 🙂
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Sasikumar,

      Thanks for coming for the first time to my blog. Hope you will come again to drop your valuable comment.

  19. Jaymin says:

    Ahaa Twitter, one of my favorite thing on Internet 😛 I Have been using Tumblr too.. Dint tried any othr site but will fo sure 😉

    Thanks for this great post 🙂
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Jaymin,

      Nice to see you in my blog first time. Its lovely that you are using all famous microblogging sites.
      Because it increase your social presence so I would like to suggest you to take a look at another sites as well. And submit your post there after that see the good response.

  20. Shivkumar says:

    Hello Shiwangi,

    Your above listing had made me to think to invest my time to other microblogging sites as I am only using twitter since I was knowing about twitter and facebook to share and promote my blog post.

    Can you please, make this list short (according to users interaction) for me so that I can use those. Because I won’t be able to be active on all the above.

    Thanks for informing about all this!
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Shiv,

      I agree with you as it is very tough to remain active in all microblogging sites. Therefore I would like to suggest you to opt for apart from Twitter, Tumbler, Friendfeed. These are my recommendation for getting traffic.

      Try to use it and do let me know the responses.

      Thanks for coming and ask for something. Have a nice weekend.

  21. Shivkumar says:

    Thanks for giving your timing to reduce this list. I am already using twitter and will surely going to try tumbler and friendfeed. 🙂
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Shiv,

      Yes sure visit those sites for good traffic. And I would recommend some social bookmarking sites as well like kingged, dosplash and pinterest. Perhaps you might be using Pinterest among them.

      Thanks for stopping by and do come to share your views.

  22. Ranjeet says:

    I like your research work but i want to know that ‘is there any Indian micro-blogging, blogging and social media website in this list.

    I am curious to know that why there is no Indian social media blogging platform to convey your message as this is also important factor for Country growth also.
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  23. Wow Shiwangi Di,

    Here is list of top 10 micro blogging sites . i never listened the name of all sites . yes you are right micro blogging sites are apart of social networking sites . these sites also helps to create high PR back link to blog Posts .

    Thanks to Share this List 🙂
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Sidharth bro,

      Yup true these sites are really helpful in creating good PR apart from social networking sites.
      I think we all have more platform to promote our blog so carry on. Start working on it. What is your say.

      Thanks for coming first time to my blog and for sharing your views.

  24. Hi Shiwangi,

    You have shared such a nice list of microblogging site. I am working in seo field & they all are helpful to me.


    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hey Pankaj,

      I appreciate that you my list provision of microblogging sites are helpful to you.
      You do not know that means a lot to me when anyone say that my post was useful in any manner.
      Thanks for the first time visit and I will wait for the often time visit to my blog.

  25. Nilesh says:

    Hi Shiwangi,

    You have a nice list for web 2.0 micro-blogging site list. As I wondered I list few names now and not so aware about them. Thanks for sharing it’s awesome. 🙂

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Nilesh,

      Nice to see you in my blog first time. I am glad that you came to know the list of microblogging sites through my blog.

      Thanks for sharing your views and do come always.

  26. Jaymin Joshi says:

    Microblogging sites are one of the best means to create tons of traffic if u utilize them efficiently. I was searching best ones on google and found your blog Shiwangi. 🙂
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hey Jaymin,

      Its a nice feeling when my friend look for something and it is solved by me. oh its cool.
      Thanks for your feedback and looking forward to do something more for you.

  27. i am using twitter and tumbler from many day. definitely going to try friendsfeed and yammer.
    thanks for the list
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Crystal,

      Lovely to see you on my blog. Yeah there are various people who are using different platform for their perceptive. All these sites are literally a good recommendation.

      Thanks for coming and do come to share your views.

  28. Shrikant Singh says:

    Hi Dear,
    This is really beneficial and trustworthy blog, I am so appreciate this blog.

  29. Thank you for Micro blogging

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Sarah,

      Nice to see you in my blog. Keep coming as lot more is yet to come. Stay Blessed..

  30. Chris says:

    Very nice blog and very informative, this has really helped me out a great deal. I was looking to branch out in my business using microblogging but didn’t know any good websites. Thanks a million !!! I look forward to the next post keep up the good information.
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Chris,

      I am overwhelmed to know that through my post you are introduced to some of the microblogging sites and also helped in your business.

      Oh God give me mind to write more informative post for you all. Keep coming. Stay blessed.

  31. venkat says:

    Web 2.0 submission is the technique of submitting your website to different social networking sites with good content. This helps to produce instant traffic to your site.


  32. Ashu says:

    useful list.. thanks
    Also i need a list of websites where i can post my blogs like blogspot, wordpress, etc.
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  33. Thanks for Sharing with us , Micro blogging sites help to make your blogs and websites rank easily

  34. Oasis Shirts says:


    Nice sharing. Am using these. Expect the next one.

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  35. Hi Shiwangi, First time visitor on your site, your content is really impressive. After reading this post, I have account on plurk and Hictu. Let see how much traffic turns for me….Thanks for your writeup.

  36. Yasin Rishad says:

    I enjoy your article very much. Great job you clearly brief us benefit of microblogging Sites. I get new site from you and is plurk and friendfeed. Thank you for your great effort
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:



      Thanks for your complimentary words for my post. This is so amazing that you come to know plurk and friendsfeed through my blog.

      Keep coming.

  37. ester bond says:

    This is the perfect post! Thanks for sharing this with us loved reading your article

  38. Hey an alternate GREAT post from you, Shivangi. Love your demeanor – such an extraordinary change from the Internet Market

  39. hand bags says:

    Twitter, Tumblr & Plurk are better than anyone else in the list. Thanks for providing Shiwangi Shrivastava, such a good list. 🙂

  40. Santanu says:

    Twitter is a real awesome tool to bring huge traffic. very nice collection of very useful websites.
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Santanu,

      Yep you are saying right these I am also acknowledging the importance of twitter and its potential in providing us traffic.

      So I want to get back and be more active in this social site.

      Thanks for coming.

  41. sanz1112 says:

    I don’t know how I stumbled upon your site, but seriously, you are doing a fabulous job with your blog. Thanks for sharing this useful list of microblogging sites. As a newbie, I’m finding twitter to be less fruitful than Facebook. Twitter is great for people having a large fan following but it’s not working well for me.
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  42. olivia says:

    Hi ,
    I want to traffic from usa but not able to get target. i have also submit in .com sites classified , microblogging but not get result. please give me some tips ?

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Olivia,

      Do some keyword research and target your audience via finding out what is their requirement.
      Ofcourse do active in social sites for the additional effect. Then see traffic will follow you.

  43. Samir says:

    Well I was just navigating the recent post and landed see when I see the number of comments to this post.

    I must admit you have done a great post by sharing all these micro blogging sites,
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Samir,

      Thanks for the appreciation and ofcource microblogging sites are amazing to get your brand or product visible. Keep coming

  44. Hi Shiwangi,
    Glad to be here today!
    I am here via Reji’s page, yes, i just finished reading your guest post there on fashion!
    Good to know that you write on various other niches too!
    That is indeed wonderful!
    Hey, to my surprise, i found lot of new micro sites references here. except twitter and tumblr i never heard of the rest in the list, i need to do a quick survey and to do some exercise on this line, I am bookmarking it for my further use/
    Thanks a lot for sharing this
    Will come again to check more
    Keep sharing
    ~ Philip
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    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Philips,

      Pleasured to see your comment on my blog. Thanks for sparing your precious time on reading my posts. I am glad that you come to know through my sites rest of the microblogging sites. Do visit them as all are useful.

      Yep I want to cover other niches as well through my writing and to showcase my skill. Hopefully I would be successful in this.
      Keep coming to enrich my blog.

  45. Om says:

    Thanks To You Share Everythings With Us Its Realy Useful & I Tried It.

  46. Thanks for sharing of a nice list of micro blogging. i am also work on twitter, plurk, plerb and other site could be useful to me.

    • Shiwangi Shrivastava says:

      Hi Krithika,

      Thanks for the appreciation and I am glad you are most of the sites which I have mentioned.. Keep coming for the updates..

  47. Dinesh lohar says:

    Thanks for sharing of a nice list of micro blogging.

  48. Rosy says:

    Actually I have never heard about some of these microblogging sites to be honest. For example, Yammer and Plerb. Now after reading your post I will definitely check them out to build a better online presence for my blogs!
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  49. i like your site a lot especially the title pensitdown

  50. Hi Shiwangi ,
    Thanks for allot of info you have provided to us, but i have a question that will these social networks share any amount of authority for our blog?
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  51. malihakhan says:

    wel i must have to admit i didnot knew about so many blogs they were new to me you had done a great work indeed with your post know i am awared about more microblogs thanks for sharing
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  52. Best sharing on branded micro sites. I hope it will be very useful for all bloggers and SEO people’s too to get some decent back links + traffic. I recommended every to use all from the list and also concentrate more on Twitter, Tumblr & Friendfeed too for huge traffic..

    Thanks for sharing !! Keep sharing !!
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  53. Rosaline says:

    I can see you registered https://www.pensitdown.com/list-of-top-nine-microblogging-sites/ for a while, is that to help with search engine optimisation?

    Added a link on my Facebook, hope thats okay!
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  54. Nitin Sehgal says:

    Good information sharing for us.

  55. Vijay Dehraj says:

    Hey Shiwangi Shrivastava,

    very well written its will definitely help newbies thanks for sharing 🙂

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