Don't just type, talk to your audience. Blogging is way big a market on internet and people will like you if you do more than just providing information. Suggest, express, appreciate, criticize and have an opinion to build a relativity to a like minded audience. Make them feel that their visit to your blog matters to you.
Blogging community is a virtual arena. Express yourself by blogging as well as commenting on others' posts. It highlights you and increases traffic.
The best method to attract traffic to your blog is to write good content regularly and share on all social media sites at a time when your audience is online.