How to Make Your Website Pop Up on Internet Searches

Creating your website is only one step in marketing yourself online. Now that you have a site, you must get it noticed. This means getting your website to pop up on search engine lists. There are a few simple ways that you could get this done.

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Choose the search engines you would most like your website to be listed on, such as Yahoo! and Google.

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For Google, navigate to the Google Crawl URL (google.com/addurl).

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Add your website link. Then type the two words that appear in the Captcha window. Click the "Submit Request" button.

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Navigate to the Google AdWords site (adwords.google.com) to determine whether adding an advertisement for Google on your website will suit your needs.

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To add your website to the Yahoo! search engine, look at the links above the search keyword section and click the "More" link. Select "All Search Services" from the drop-down menu.

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Click the "For Site Owners" link at the top of the page.

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Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the "Submit Your Site" link. Follow the directions listed there.

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Return to the "For Site Owners" link for other advertising options.

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Test your success by searching for your keywords and site on Yahoo!.

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Follow a similar procedure with other search engines.