These are the simple ways to increase the traffic to your blog
1)Buy a memorable domain name(relevant to the business)
Publish an E-Mail Newsletter
2)Promote Your Site in Online Forums and Blogs
3)Post free classified ads on any of the sites that allow them with a link to your site
4)Exchange reciprocal links with other related blogs
5)Participate in open Groups like Yahoo, Google groups etc..
6)Add an RSS feed to your blog.
7)Exchange Ads with Complementary Businesses
8)Begin an Affiliate Program
9)Put your URL on letterhead, business cards and in e-mail signatures
10)Submit your site to some sites that organize something like “Blog of the week” etc.
11)Write articles and submit to the Article Directories
12)Leave relevant, useful comments on other people’s blogs with a backlink to your site.
13)Participate in Yahoo Answers and Post some relevant answers adding your blog link(ive found good traffic from this)
14)Add a “bookmark this site” link to your web pages
15)Submit your site to the Directories(gives a targeted Visitors)
16)Participate in online business networking sites such as Linked In etc..
17)Use trackbacks when you reference other bloggers’ posts
18)Participate regularly in conversations on other blogs
19)Submit your site to social bookmarking sites like Stumble upon, Digg etc(easy way to get more traffic)
20)Ping your Blog in sites like Pingoat, pingomatic etc....
I know many people know these ways, but it would be helpful for “NEWBIES”