Construction of a platform in a happening is a lot of work. You do not get discouraged if your efforts are paying off again. It takes time.
That said, there are ways to stimulate your forum and always challenging, without spending much money. Make me one of my favorite ways to get traffic, write articles.
It may not be the replacement of the item. Basically, you write and share articles with other sites and newsletters that have content. They publish your article with your resource box, author (including the URL of your website). This allows both. The editor of an interesting, informative content and you need exposure.
But it has to do with the construction of the Forum? It can help in two ways.
Before Your author bio, a link directly to your forum for people you login on your link immediately and can chat with other members.
According Or a link to your site and forum marked on each side. The more inbound links you have to show your website content, the largest search engines that your site is - and you'll get more traffic from Google, MSN and Yahoo.
As you use this method of traffic generation? You can start today.
1. Choose a topic. You can also post their own forum for inspiration. If you have answered questions in a recent post on your forum on a topic, turn it into an article. (Of course you can not use the material that you yourself have written and the names of all people, should be changed.)
2. According Add your author resource box. Be sure to consider this part a lot. Many people just put up and, frankly, are boxes of unnecessary resources. What do you offer to visitors? You have an incentive to join free? Thinking through these. Made attractive.
3. Please submit your articles. Find article directories where you can share your articles.
4. Then sit back and not wait for the traffic. Repeat the process again and again and watch your forum grow.
The results will be sustainable, that your items will be floating around the web for years to come.