Traffic from search engines is the most targeted and most effective one for any website. This process starts right from the designing process of your website. Here we are going to analyze in detail about the process of getting your site visible in top ten or top search results for a visitors query on a particular keyword.
First learn “what is a keyword?”. A keyword is a word or phrase which a usual internet searcher uses to find information by typing it in the search bar of a search engine. For your site to get listed and visible in search results for a particular keyword it is necessary to insert that keyword between the Meta tags at the top of a page’s source. Make an analysis over the topic to which your site has been referring to and the top searched keywords for that topic in the top search engines and then build a list of keywords to be inserted into your Meta tags.
What is a search engine?
Search engine is a website or an internet mediator which has a directory of websites submitted and which displays the list of results to be viewed by a visitor for a particular keyword query. Google and Yahoo are the top two search engines in the internet as per the amount of users. There are other search engines such as MSN search, Ask.com, Yzoo etc. which depends mostly on the top two for their results.
For a site to get more visitors a day, it has to be listed in the top page results of a search engines.
How search engines find your site?
Search engines have crawlers which is a software program implemented within their servers. These crawlers frequently search the web for new websites and added pages in an existing website and index them.
How do You add Your site to search engines?
You have to submit your site to search engines individually to make them crawl and index your web pages. It takes time for search engines to index your pages depending upon the submissions waiting. You may speed up this process by submitting a sitemap along with your site submission. You have to submit your site to search engines individually to make them crawl and index your web pages. It takes time for search engines to index your pages depending upon the submissions waiting. You may speed up this process by submitting a sitemap along with your site submission.
What is a sitemap?
A sitemap is a document which contains the list of pages present in your website and it helps a search engine to index a website quickly and promptly.
How to get top listed in search results?
This is the question even the top webmasters and even the internet gurus are striving hard to get an answer for. Search engines like google and yahoo decides the important of a website by the popularity it has by the number of quality inward back links( click and visitable live link which points to your site) a website has from other high pr sites similar in content with yours. By virtue of these quality back links, a website gains a rank from search results which is popularly known as page rank or web rank. Google has been the number one search engine and hence weight of a website is measured in google page rank.
What is page rank?
Page rank popularly known as PR is a number from 0 to 9 given by search engines depending upon the number of quality back links a website has from websites with higher page ranks and which are having the content matching your website. Higher the page rank, better for your website.
How to improve page rank?
To improve page rank you have to carry on a tedious hard working and time consuming process. Here it is simplified for you to get started :
*Submit your website to all the available and possible search engines in the internet. *Submit your site to internet directories which are having a huge list of websites and also having a good page rank in search engines. You may search and find a huge number of those in the web. It takes a considerable time for your website to get listed in these directories. *Create articles relevant to the content of your website and submit those to the number of high page ranked article directories available in the internet. These article directories bring you both page rank and traffic. *Start threads and posts in high page ranked forums and leave a link to your site as your signature while answering questions in the forums. *Comment on blog posts which suits your sites content and leave a link to your site there. But pay more care about their Pr too. *Submit your site to high PR social book marking websites such as dig, delicious, stumble upn, furl, reddit etc, which gives both back link and traffic. *Post your link anywhere possible but remember it should be in a place of quality.
Search engines update your back links periodically and one day you will see your site receiving a good PR and enormous amount of traffic from top search engine results.