Importance of Alexa ranking
Alexa Internet, Inc. is a California-based company that provides commercial web traffic data. It is a subsidiary of Amazon.com. Founded as an independent company in 1996, Alexa was acquired by Amazon in 1999.
If you have intention to promote your site in advertisement marketplace, Alexa ranking which is based on the internet traffic is needed to be improved. This has a tight coupling with traffic. To monitor your Alexa ranking, install the freely available plugin for Chrome, Internet Explorer or Firefox. Which is called Alexa Traffic Rank will show the ranking.
Ideally, we are looking for ways to improve the Alexa ranking. Download and install the Alexa toolbar in your system and ask your friends and relatives to do the same. This will help Alexa to store the browsing information of your site and will consider them for ranking.
Download Alexa widget which is freely available in Alexa.com site and plugin in your website page. This will allow the visitors to check for ranking and will help your site indirectly to grow with the ranking.
And as usual post your site link in on social networking sites facebook, twitter, dig.com and post about Alexa related articles.