Every site needs to get ranked in search engines, but before that a website must first get indexed in search results. Search engines are smarter and they crawl your site once it is live. Still many new sites struggle to get indexed. To get faster and better index your site you must submit your URL to Google, Bing and Yahoo.
How to submit your URL to Google – Add your website
Submit your site to Google and it crawls and adds new site to index and also updates existing sites. So if you have any new blog posts that are not listed in Google then you can submit your URL to Google.
- Go to this URL Google site submit and it will take you to Google webmaster tools submission page
- Login with your Gmail account and add your Home page URL, enter CAPTCHA and click “Submit request”.
Now your request will be processed and your site gets indexed shortly in Google search results.
Note: Only submit top level directories that is your home page (http://blogtimenow.com) and Google crawls the rest of your pages.
Related: How to effectively use Google webmaster tools
How to submit your site to Bing – Add your URL
The process is same for what you done for Google. Go to Bing site submit and add your home page URL (http://blogtimenow.com), enter CAPTCHA and submit your site. Now your site will be soon included to Bing.
Related: Meta tag verification for Google, Bing and Alexa
How to submit your site in Yahoo – Add your URL
Go to Yahoo site submit Yahoo site submit and click “submit your site for free”. It will take you to Bing webmaster tools. Login with you Microsoft account and at the right side in dashboard click “add a site”.
This is how you submit your URL to Google, Bing and Yahoo. Be patient and your site will be soon added to index. Don’t spam and submit your site using any automated software’s.