19. Promote the Launch on Social Media Promote your new website in social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. Social sharing is still not a strong ranking signal but by promoting the launch on social media sites, your website will get indexed much faster. Social networks also attracts referral traffic and helps spread your launch message. … [Read more...] about The Complete Guide to Launching a New Website
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To do this for your website, you can create a robots.txt that tells the search engines not to crawl your site. You may also add a noindex and nofollow tag to the site’s header. In WordPress, you can do this by adjusting the site’s privacy settings. Your website hosting provider may even allow a cPanel password protection if you want to add another layer of access security to your site. … [Read more...] about How to Help Your New Website Get Indexed on Google
Your redesigned website was meant to give your business a new lease on life, but instead, you’ve destroyed your organic search rankings and traffic overnight. When you change your site without thoroughly thinking through the SEO implications, you might do something harmful like throw away substantive content or change every page’s URL without making sure to redirect the old ones. … [Read more...] about Help! I just launched a new website and my search rankings tanked!
Use the “share” button from your company’s Facebook post on the launch instead of posting on their own. Give them the right descriptors for your new brand, i.e., “Web design company” to “digital agency” to blog on their personal sites. Those will become both anchor text and in-text co-occurrence. … [Read more...] about 7 Ways To Get Links When Launching A New Website
For example, if you get to meet with the development VP next Monday, you may get 10 minutes to insert a bit of your thoughts on SEO. That may be the only time you get with her/him until next month. If you have several objections to work through, it can take many months. Plan on this and work the process long before that new website project ever hits the drawing board. … [Read more...] about SEO Opportunities Begin Well Before New Website Development