Show Related Posts With Thumbnails To Reduce Bounce Rate

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The best way to engage your visitors within your blog is to show related posts links within your blog under the posts. But when the related posts are shown with thumbnails then it looks more attractive and attracts the visitors to visit the link. Now the question is how to show related posts with thumbnails?

Related Posts With Thumbnails

Well I believe there is always a solution to every problem if you try to find it. There are lots of plugins available for WordPress to show related posts but what if you do not WordPress?

Well there is a widget called Outbrain which solve all your related posts or related links problems for all platforms. Outbrain provides a plugin for WordPress also which can be easily installed and configured. Outbrain plugins are available for other platforms like: TypePad, Blogger, Drupal, Squarespace. If you are not using any of these platforms then probably you can use the simple JavaScript on your website to show related posts.

With Outbrain widget you can set number of related posts to show via the settings page of the Outbrain. If you do not want to show thumbnails of the posts you can disable it in the settings.

This is not the end of the features here; you can also earn using Outbrain, however there are certain criteria that need to be fulfilled to be eligible to make money from Outbrain. This revenue sharing program is similar to other advertising programs where you show some links to other websites. With related posts link to your site it shows some promoted links for which you will be paid.

Even if you are not eligible for the revenue sharing program you can still use Outbrain to engage you visitors on your website or blog. We are also using Outbrain to show related posts.

To get access to Outbrain you need to register and claim your website there. Visit Outbrain Plugin to get the widget for your website or blog and get yourself register here


+Ayodhyanath Guru holds a B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering and has worked with various prestigious clients in the IT industry and presently working as a Software Engineer. He is a part time blogger and presently authors the Jafaloo.Com blog. Being a tech enthusiast Guru likes to surf the web and blogs about interesting technical topics like How-To guides, freewares, Tutorials, Software, Gadgets, web applications etc. Apart from blogging he likes coding in Java/J2EE and PHP.

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