Social media traffic are the type of traffic that if goes viral, could bring a huge spike in your website traffic. This is true especially if your website is made it to the frontpage of Reddit or Digg.

Social media traffic are not targeted, which means they don’t convert well if you’re monetizing your website, but could be useful in self promoting your website. It could also bring some inbound links as people share what they found on your website elsewhere, which will then increase your search engine ranking.

These tips would help you improve your social media traffic.