According to my research, Alexa Page Rank could be a useful benchmark for our blog to find out how popular the blog is to our visitors. A higher rank on Alexa's measurement system will it show that we have been collecting many interesting articles that entertain our visitors. If you are interested in one article on a blog, you certainly will remember the blog address and title of the article that you like. Someday you will come back to open the web page / blog and you will read again the contents of that article.
Below is the Alexa Toolbar which you can get directly from Alexa to place on your blog or banner:
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Placing the Alexa toolbar on your browser will be profitable for your website/blog because you often visit your own blog rather than others. The most important thing is make an honest post-do not cheat by using other people's blogs.
You also may register your blog on many of the famous search engines, such as MSN, Google, and Yahoo. You also could try to participate in a forum, such as Myspace, Facebook, Friendster, etc, to promote your blog, but too many promotions may be considered as Spam.
After writing a good posts, you can promote your blog on many ad sites or you can use the services which produce a little money such as ClickMe or Google Adword, a more competitive site.