2018:Bloggers add your website to search engine in just 5 steps
Most of the bloggers after writing few articles or after blogging for few days wants tremendous increase in their organic traffic.Google and Facebook plays a major role in organic traffic.
Today I will be discussing indexing of website and how a new blogger can perform it easily.Before moving further just check the below article related to new bloggers and how these articles can bring a maturity and self-confidence to wannabe bloggers.
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Bloggers add your website to search engine in just 5 steps
Bloggers have you ever thought how google knows about billions of website and how new website get noticed at google.Google search engine is now doubt the best one and most importantly it keeps inovating and improving.Its' not an easy task for new website or blogs to get noticed.Hey ! don't worry nothing is impossible.Just you need to pay attention and understand few technical terms.
Google Bot:In leyman language google bots are the front end executive whos' work is to go and search about the new documents on the web and collect the information and submit it to google for indexing.
Crawling:Crawling is the process in which google bots goes from one website to another and collects the updated information about the website.Going from one website to another is done through Links.
Indexing: Its' a phenomenon in which google ranks the page in its directory to be searched.While the google is performing the indexing process it makes sure the content has a great quality and is not a duplicate one.
Sitemap: A sitemap is an XML documents which is present on your website hosting server and which has a directory which includes tables of contents and captures all the new things happening on your website.For e.g-New page addition,updation of previous page,deletion of certain page etc.
To create a sitemap you can visit the below link.
Once you have generated the sitemap the next process is to submit it to google webmaster tool.
Webmaster Tool: As the name depicts its' a console which consists of a variety of tools that help bloggers to analyse their blogs for different parameters.
e.g-Page Indexing, search appearances,crawl,search traffic etc.
Please follow the below process to submit sitemap to webmaster console.
1.Create a google account if you don't have any else use the previous one.
2.Signup for webmaster tool.
3.Add your website to webmaster.
4.Go to optimization tab and add your website sitemap link to webmaster tool to notify google about your website and latest addition.
5.You can perform the same process for Bing serach engine to get an extra credit.
We will discuss in detail in a separate post about webmaster console and its importance.
So now you have informed google about your web presence and its' now google responsibility to acknowledge your website at the earliest and index it.
Now perform the below activities to make sure that you have left no stone unturned for indexing your website at the earliest.
1.Submit your website to blog directories if its' a Blog
2.Set you RSS with Feedburner:Bloggers keep a note that feedburner is googles' own RSS management tool.
Follow the below screenshot to understand things easily.
Step 1:If you are using Blogspot then go to the "Follow by Email" plugin and click "View Stats and Learn more"
Step 2:It will take you to the next page where you will find the list of blogs and website for which you have already created a feed.
In the given space add your website link for which you want the feedburner.I have added "Bloggersneverquit.com".Once done click the next button.
Step 3:Feedburner will ask you to identify the source.Just click the second one and Click next.
Step 4:Check the Feed Title and Feed Address and if you want to change or customise then do it and click next.
Step 5:Congrats your Feedburner is Ready.Click next.
I hope this article is useful for the new bloggers.