Listly ranks each list that users make according to certain quality indicators. It's called the List Rank and lists that pass a certain quality threshold will be:
- Included in Google indexing. (Low List Rank lists will be blocked from being indexed)
- Shared on Listly site on trending pages and related lists
- Shared via daily Listly newsletter to more than a 250,000 subscribers
- Shared via Listly social channels on Facebook and Twitter
Your list rank appears on the sidebar next to your list. Here are a few tips to score a high list rank for your lists:
Make lists that others will find useful, with at least 5-6 well-researched items. Don't make self-serving lists only to get backlinks.
Create an eye-catching title for your list. Learn How.
Write a good description for your list. Learn How.
Make your list visual by adding a headline image. Learn How.
Invite friends (via social share buttons and via email) to contribute to your lists. Collaborative lists rank higher than single person lists. Learn How.
Improve your social profile on Listly by connecting multiple social accounts. Learn How.