But, its not that easy , to generate traffic through the content . its just like that you put some food on roof hoping for someone will eat it.
now i am going to tell you about the techniques that surely work for you :
1. find out heavily shared content - now you are thinking , what does this mean ? it means the topic in which people wants to know more . now the question is how to find it , you can simply check it through ahref or just writing the keyword on google , if the article or blog is rank for that keyword then the article surely get huge traffic.
2 . Now you have the topic and idea about heavily shared content . now make your blog look good, attractive and even better than previously publish content by adding more details and up to date content. make your title more attractive . using title like "top 10 backlink generation techniques" having numeric value will work fast .
3. reach to right people : now you are asking how to find that audience that right for our blog . then don't worry i will going to tell about this too.
after finishing you blog posting with great content . find out your competitor blogs and articles. you find that there are huge number of people comment and linked to that topic . just put the link of that blog on ahref or any tool and you will get a report of all links and mails pointing to that content . now reach out to that people .
good luck. If you like it then share your comments too.