Great articles do not necessarily get lot of readers. In order to get traffic to any posts, it must appear in search results in search engines. Search engines depend on a lot of factors to decide which post to show in the search results. Some of them are explained below:
1. Proper title for the post. Read more about how to make proper title for your posts
2. Proper summary for the post. Read more about how to make proper summary for your posts
3. Good description in the post. Read more about how to organize content in to paragraphs with headings
4. Proper use of keywords in the posts.
5. Proper cross linking of your posts within the site and partner sites.