Google Index: How to Get Your Website Indexed by Google
Source: Google Index: How to Get Your Website Indexed by Google
SOURCE: Semrush Blog
This robust technical guide has tips on how to check if your page has been indexed, and if not, how to get Google to index it. It also covers related topics, such as using the Google Search Console, creating an XML sitemap, finding and fixing indexing issues, improving internal linking, and more. Despite all the techspeak, it recommends that to truly improve your site, take a step back and reconsider the overall quality of the website, refraining from focusing too much on just the technical factors.
“Here’s how indexing fits into the whole process:
- Crawling: Googlebot crawls the web and look for new or updated pages
- Indexing: Google analyzes the pages and stores them in a huge database
- Ranking: Google’s algorithm picks the best and most relevant pages from its index and shows them as search results”