Reasons Why Your Website Is Not Yet Indexed<br />
web pages already indexed<br />Do a “site:http://domain” search in Google (leave out the quotation marks)<br />returns a m...
two possible reasons why your website is not yet indexed<br />
1) Your Robots.txt file restricts Google bots from crawling your website.<br />two possible reasons why your website is no...
Google follows whatever is in your Robots.txt file. <br />If Google sees<br />               User-agent: *<br />          ...
Explaining the Robot.txt<br />User-agent: *<br />“user agent” means the robots (i.e. search engine crawlers or spiders) <b...
To allow Google bots and other robots to crawl all your files in the root directory<br />simply remove “/” <br />the code ...
“PC Robot.txt” <br />A WordPressplugin<br />Allow you to edit your Robots.txt file <br />Install the plugin and activate i...
2) Your website is newly built.<br />two possible reasons why your website is not yet indexed<br />
There are billions of web pages on the Internet.<br />If there are no backlinks pointing to your web pages <br />Google an...
Things to do<br />Sign-up with Google Webmaster tools<br />submit your Sitemap URL<br />if website is using the WordPress ...
It is recommended to do proper On-Page SEO to your web pages. <br />When Google or other search engines crawl your website...
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  1. 1. Reasons Why Your Website Is Not Yet Indexed<br />
  2. 2. web pages already indexed<br />Do a “site:http://domain” search in Google (leave out the quotation marks)<br />returns a message saying <br />“Your search - site:http://domain/ - did not match any documents”<br />it means Google has not found any of your web pages yet<br />
  3. 3. two possible reasons why your website is not yet indexed<br />
  4. 4. 1) Your Robots.txt file restricts Google bots from crawling your website.<br />two possible reasons why your website is not yet indexed<br />
  5. 5. Google follows whatever is in your Robots.txt file. <br />If Google sees<br /> User-agent: *<br /> Disallow: /<br />it will not bother to crawl in your website. <br />
  6. 6. Explaining the Robot.txt<br />User-agent: *<br />“user agent” means the robots (i.e. search engine crawlers or spiders) <br />“ * ” means all. <br />So the first line means: “All robots” <br />Disallow: /<br />what is disallowed to be crawled<br />“/” means the root directory <br />simply means: disallow all files in the entire site.<br />
  7. 7. To allow Google bots and other robots to crawl all your files in the root directory<br />simply remove “/” <br />the code should be:<br /> User-agent: *<br /> Disallow:<br />
  8. 8. “PC Robot.txt” <br />A WordPressplugin<br />Allow you to edit your Robots.txt file <br />Install the plugin and activate it<br />
  9. 9. 2) Your website is newly built.<br />two possible reasons why your website is not yet indexed<br />
  10. 10. There are billions of web pages on the Internet.<br />If there are no backlinks pointing to your web pages <br />Google and search engines might take a while to discover your site.<br />Image: Salvatore Vuono / FreeDigitalPhotos.net http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=659<br />
  11. 11. Things to do<br />Sign-up with Google Webmaster tools<br />submit your Sitemap URL<br />if website is using the WordPress platform, install an XML Sitemap plugin<br />Add your website in major search engines<br />
  12. 12. It is recommended to do proper On-Page SEO to your web pages. <br />When Google or other search engines crawl your website<br />they find out as much as possible about your site.<br />
  13. 13. Copyright © 2011<br />Heleninnes.ca<br />

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