Web Page Promotion
Do you want to have a more formal relationship with various sites? Do you know about link rings? Are they suitable for your target audience? A Link ring is a collection of sites around a central theme, often a very specialized interest. As you explore the net observe which link circles have links to the pages you visit. This is one way to focus on a specific audience.
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In each page is a section called the header, where webpage authors place key words. These will trigger the webcrawling robots and spiders that seek out new pages for indexing. This is a science, in that you are dealing with a computer program, but also an art in that you need to outwit the system to have your page noticed first, before the countless other pages.
There are many creative ways to frame your identity, which will make it show up on searches. Do you know that many search engines will provide you with a list of the top hundred words searched at their sites? Have you considered what people may use to search for a page like yours?
Add your URL to Excite remember bigger search engine like Yahoo and Excite have many international homepages, targeting specific countries or even regions of a country. But remember, for these sites you will need to provide pages in the language of that country.
Also, each language will require different search word links and headings to attract an audience. Just because you register for Yahoo America does not necessarily mean you will be indexed at all their sites. If you want a truly international audience, you will need to take additional steps to better equip your page for each market. Most likely this will mean finding a translator fluent in the target language. Some nonprofit special interest sites will exchange translation talents with other sites specializing on a similar theme.
The list of contact points via search engines is endless, with literally hundreds of search engines to submit to. Also each page on your site can target different audiences. You may be referenced under a variety of headings within each search site, enabling people to discovery you from a wide variety of approaches.
Do some homework as well and learn a bit more about search engines of all kinds:
Fun, luck, and persistence will make this process work for you.
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When choosing your key words test them first. Run a search on these words and see if the pages that come up match your own desired audience. Search until you find pages which represent your ideal model. For example if you sold a specific product, how are your most keen competitors succeeding in your market and what search words bring you to their door. Hint: you can see their source code and read their chosen keywords. Your browser can display source code, check your menu for this option.
Try a little market research by using your own bookmark pages in your web browser menu. What is it about these sites that attracted you enough to want to visit them again? What services do they offer? Why do you find their pages attractive? Where do you think they have gone wrong?