In this two part tutorial I show you how you can get prepare your website for search engines, submit your site to search engines and improve your position in search results, and what not to do.
Some of the links i mentioned in the video
Inform search engines
Tell Google – http://www.google.com/addurl/?continue=/addurl
Tell Bing – http://www.bing.com/webmaster/SubmitSitePage.aspx
Tell DMOZ – http://www.dmoz.org/add.html
Please note: All submissions to dmoz (open directory project) are checked manually by a human and it can take months for your site to be added
Submit your sitemap
Google webmaster – http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Bing – Webmaster – http://www.bing.com/webmaster
Ask.com (Slightly different) – http://submissions.ask.com/ping?sitemap=http%3A//www.the URL of your sitemap here.xml
Am i there yet?
To find out if your site is appearing on google/bing/yahoo/ask, in the search box type type site: then the full address of your website
Join services/social network sites/media sites
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