Five Ways To Win The Favor Of Search Engines

Written by Sean Felker

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When writingrepparttar content for your website, put yourself in other people’s shoes. The people who will be your target audience or market. Knowrepparttar 150216 possible questions they might have about your topic, and give answers to them in your site.

3. Learn fromrepparttar 150217 best

Take time to browse and read sites that get lots of visitors and haverepparttar 150218 same topic as yours.

Take note of any recurring phrases in these sites’ text. These phrases are most likely keywords. Incorporate them in your own site’s content.

Don’t saturate your site with keywords, though. You don’t want to sound redundant to your site visitor. A 3% density level would be enough.

In searching forrepparttar 150219 right keywords, use Overture’s services. It may take quite some time, as it is more of a trial-and-error method, butrepparttar 150220 results are conclusive, and a pattern can easily be observed.

4. Submit…and re-submit

You will never get a certain job if you don’t send in your application for it. The same thing applies to SEO.

If you want your site to be recognized by search engines, then go out of your way to register your site with them.

After a couple of weeks, search for your site by putting inrepparttar 150221 keywords you used in your content. If your site is still not coming up inrepparttar 150222 search results.

Do not give up, and just re-register and resubmit your site. It’s possible that your initial registration was discarded without being processed.

This usually happens because a lot of submissions are being done everyday.

5. Constantly update your site

This can’t be stressed enough. Search engine spiders love sites which constantly change their content.

You can’t build your site and expect it to last forever without any updates. There will come a time when those search engine spiders would stop fetching your site for query requests.

Here’s a tip: integrate a blog program in your site. Blogs have a user-friendly interface that allows easy updates.

Sean Felker is the publisher of the very successful and popular Work at Home and Making Money on the Internet blog:

Crash Course In Getting A #1 Google Ranking

Written by Jason DeVelvis

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First, go to and downloadrepparttar Google toolbar, this will save you some time. Ok, now type in your keywords – “Custom Gaming Computers.” The first link should be (if it’s not, then someone may have already read this column and risen above them!) click to go there. Whenrepparttar 150151 page loads, go to your Google Toolbar, click on Options > “More” Tab > Make surerepparttar 150152 “Page Info” box is checked. Then, click onrepparttar 150153 blue circle withrepparttar 150154 i in it. (This isrepparttar 150155 aptly named: “Page Info”) It should drop down and allow you to select “Backward Links,” choose it. Now you should be looking at a Google search page again, but this one is different, it only shows pages that link to (Wow, that’s handy!) Atrepparttar 150156 time of this article, there are 41 pages that link torepparttar 150157 site, and you can view them all. Some are other pages inrepparttar 150158 site, others are third parties.

Get Your Site Some Friends! Follow each third party link and check outrepparttar 150159 page. Does it have to do with your business? Would their visitors benefit from coming to your site? (The answer is probably yes) If so, emailrepparttar 150160 webmaster - there should be an email address somewhere onrepparttar 150161 site. Ask him or her if they would link to your site. Be willing to trade links with them, or to pay for a good link with a high PR. That reminds me – look just torepparttar 150162 left ofrepparttar 150163 Page Info icon on your Google toolbar, and you should see a green bar. That isrepparttar 150164 Page Rank ofrepparttar 150165 page you’re currently on. You want to target pages with higher page ranks than your own, because for each of those sites that link to yours, they effectively “give” you a little bit of their PR. Kinda like in high school whenrepparttar 150166 head ofrepparttar 150167 cheerleading squad flirted withrepparttar 150168 nerd inrepparttar 150169 hallway, she “gave” him more popularity.

Byrepparttar 150170 way, if you can manage to get a link fromrepparttar 150171 #1 site itself, do it!

Do this for all of these links you can, then move on torepparttar 150172 #2 listing for your keywords. Then #3, and so on. Don’t get discouraged if some webmasters don’t reply to you, it may take an email or two. If they say no, thank them for their time and move on. I try my best not to burn any bridges – you never know when you’ll need to contact that webmaster again, and if he remembers you were polite, that will make you look good.

Whew, Finally Done.

This is a very easy way to move uprepparttar 150173 Google SERPS, no “expertise” required, just good old-fashioned hard work. It will take some time for Google to re-index those pages and realize that they have a link to you now. And it will take even longer for your PR to go up (from what I hear, it’s been around 3-4 months sincerepparttar 150174 last PR change [Today is 7/14/2005]) But be patient, get links upon links, and keep adding great content to your site, and you will jump up inrepparttar 150175 SERPS by leaps and bounds.

To Your Success, and Your #1 Website!

Jason a long time web developer and the owner of Premier MicroSolutions, LLC. If you’re looking for more articles about getting higher Search Engine rankings, go to and check out their great directory of articles.

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