By joining a network of traffic exchanges sites, the basic business objective to be met by website owners is to earn views on their sites i.e. the website traffic. These traffic exchanges are a platform where business owners can sign up with the traffic exchange sites in order to have the websites viewed by other member site owners. This helps all the members of the site to achieve what they desire out of the traffic exchanging relationship i.e. the views on their website.
There are basically two kinds of traffic exchanges – the auto and the manual method. As it is a known fact that more traffic means higher sales level and advertising revenues, manual traffic exchanges are favored by a large number of online business enthusiasts.
The very first method to begin with the manual traffic exchanges is to select the traffic exchange site. Once the traffic exchange site is selected, the member website owners need to sign up for the traffic generation program. This can be a free program or the one with some membership fee. These member website owners use this traffic exchange surfing program to earn hits for the websites. The basic rule is simple, that is to view websites of other members for a set time period, basically 7 to 40 seconds and enjoy credits. Surfers can then use these points or credits that they gain from viewing the advertisements in order to generate web page views for their own websites. Another benefit of manual traffic exchanges is that only those surfers will view your site who have some interest in the nature of your business thus ensuring quality traffic generation.
As far as the working of these manual traffic exchanges are concerned, they offer a specific credit ratio that illustrates the total number of sites that a surfer needs to view in order to get a single hit. Many websites also provide the feature of upgrading the membership level in order to attain a more systematic and equal credit level.
Many of the manual traffic exchanges can also serve as great communities that are featured with interesting and informative forums and games in order to not just ensure an efficient way of bringing more visitors to the website but also to take pleasure while improving the site. Huge amounts of traffic to the site will automatically contribute in improving the website community and revenue.
Getting the services of a manual traffic exchange is an easy process. It is a wise idea to choose a manual traffic exchange site that features a large number of participating websites in order to allow your website to enjoy the maximum possible hits and resulting traffic. It is also good to read through the FAQs and rules in order to be sure that one is comfortable with the traffic exchange selected.
There are some manual traffic exchanges as well that allow the member sites to exchange a huge range of links. There are graphic ads exchanges, text exchanges and banner exchanges. As most of these manual traffic exchanges sites are free or inexpensive, they can be easily used for website development and traffic generation purposes.