First of all, what is bounce rate?
“Bounce Rate = Single Page Access/ Entries.
A bounce occurs when a web site visitor leaves a page or a site without visiting any other pages before a specified session-timeout occurs.” Source – Wikipedia
How To Find Out Your Site’s Bounce Rate?
Install Google Analytics in your blog or website. It helps you to get your bounce rate by daily, weekly, monthly or from any specific date duration. You can also learn how much traffic referred from search engine to your site. It helps to improve our SEO.
How To Reduce Bounce Rate?
Only one rule. Make our visitor to click at least one page in our blog before they leave.
1. Install “Related Post” plugin
If your visitor arrived from search engine, surely they have been referred for certain keywords in your post. Related post plugin helps to identify related post by analyzing the keyword in the post and list it right below your post.
2. Ask question from the visitors
Always end your post with a question. This will make them participate in blog by commenting.
Well, this are only two that I have applied so far. What are your method?