Manual Search Engine Submission Overview

As a website owner, you know the value of getting your website listed in search engines. If your website isn’t showing up in search engine results, either people are not going to be able to find you, or you are going to have to pay for most of your website traffic — neither of which are ideal scenarios.

Search engine submission is one of the most well known methods of getting your website to be indexed in the search engine database and eventually show up in search engines results pages (SERPs). There are two types of search engine submission — manual submissions, which take place by one-at-a-time hand submissions, and automated search engine submission, which takes place with the help of a piece of software or a script. Here we’re going to outline the basics of manual search engine submission, how to go about submitting your website, and some background on the practice. [Read more…]