Well, it can be a good source of traffic, if you’re persistent. One of the strategies I’ve used in the past for traffic generation and also gaining links, is through the use of Yahoo Answers. This post is the second in this series of traffic generation strategies for effective website promotion, the first was on article marketing and it’s advantages of increasing traffic to your websites.
The Yahoo Answers community represents countless numbers of internet users from all around the world. So if you’re looking for an added resource to promote your website, Yahoo! Answers is a place that can benefit you significantly by increasing your traffic, but only if you use it intelligently. If you intend to just spam the site with your links, then don’t even bother going there to sign up, administrators and users will soon have you banned and you will have wasted your time.
I believe Yahoo launched its answers community around 2005, from there it has grown to represent a large diverse community of users, some of which are the most helpful and knowledgeable
people on the net, others, well, let’s just say the site comprises people of all IQ levels.
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