From the last few months I have been using Social Bookmarking and community site News section of different sites to promote my Blog. I have been quite successful by doing this as I get hell lot of visits from these sites regularly. Obviously, there are many other ways to promote your blog but in this post
I have been making this list from a long time so that even I could promote my blog from these links. This surely takes more time but it is a very healthy usage of time.