How To Get Your Blog Index On Yahoo, Google And Major Search Engine
BLOGS... they seem to be the talk of the
Internet marketing world these days,
and for good reason.
Not only do the Search Engines love
them for there Content Rich pages, you
also have the ability to plug your Blogs
"Site Feed" into an RSS feed and then
have it syndicated to thousands of
websites and directories giving your
content more exposure to your target
RSS(Real Simple Syndication) is a very
Powerful technology that has been
around for quite some time and when
used correctly, can build an audience
If you want a crash course on what RSS
is, in more depth, since the nature of
this article is to show you how to get
your Blogs "Site Feed" listed in Yahoo!
and MSN, I've provided a link to a page
full of articles on RSS related issues.
Now, depending on where your Blog is
hosted, whether its through a free
service like Blogger.com -- http://
www.blogger.com or hosted on your
websites server you should have a "Site
Feed URL" that has the .XML extension.
This is your "Site Feed URL".
You'll usually locate it within your
Settings area of Blog control center.
Here's what mine looks like as an
This URL is intended for a RSS News
Reader, so disregard its appearance.
Once you find your "Site Feed URL",
copy and paste it into Notepad because
you'll need it for the next steps coming
Now, what you need to do is go and set-
up an My Yahoo! and My MSN account.
I've provided the links for you below.
- My Yahoo! ==> http://my.yahoo.com
- My MSN ==> http://msn.com
It should only take you about 15-20
minutes at the most.
If you already have accounts with My
Yahoo! and My MSN,
This is assuming you already have your
accounts set-up, so your next step is to
Login to your My Yahoo! account.
When you login, you'll be taken to your
Yahoo! page immediately.
What you want to do next is go look
under the Yahoo! search box to the left
and click on the "Add Content" link.
This will bring you to a new page.
From there, over to the right by the
"Find" button you'll see an "Add RSS by
URL" link, click on it.
A new window will open with a "Web
Form". Simply copy and paste your
"Site Feed URL" from Notepad into the
web form and click on the "Add" button.
Now, you should see your Blogs name
infront of you. Simply click on the yellow
"Add To My Yahoo!" button and your
feed will be added.
The next thing you should see is your
"Site Feed" with your "Headlines".
Click on one of them, it should take you
to your Blog, to the desired Headline you
Your My Yahoo! page should Now have
your Blogs "Site Feed" Headlines listed
at the bottom.
Scroll down to check. If you don't see
them, it sometimes takes up to 24-48
hours for them to appear, so just check
Now that thats done, everytime you
update your Blog with NEW content, it'll
"Automatically" update on your My
Yahoo! page and everybody else's
pages who have subscribe to your feed,
plus, within 24-48 hours your feed will
get Spidered and Indexed by Yahoo!.
Talk about getting the word out in a
HURRY with very little effort on your
This is "Viral Marketing" at its Best in
And... it's so simple to implement.
Now it's time to do the same to your My
MSN account as what you did above to
your My Yahoo! page.
Here's the link to go login(click on Sign
In from main page): http://
Once your login to your My MSN
account you should see an "Add
Content" link under the MSN logo to
your left. Click on it.
A pop-up should now be displaying.
Simply copy and paste your "Site Feed
URL" from your Notepad into the web
form provided and click the Search
button(the green button with the arrow).
You should now be looking at Check
Box with your Blogs name beside it.
Check off your "Site Feed URL" and
then press the OK button at the bottom.
PRESTO! Like magic... your Blogs site
feed has now been added to your My
MSN page which will then be spidered
in the next 24-48 hours and Indexed by
That's the Power of BLOGS (Web-Logs)
and RSS (Really Simple Syndication)
combined with two Internet giants.
The only thing you have to bring to the
table IS, fresh, quality content that your
audience WANTS, and do it on a regular
I post my articles that I write on a
weekly basis, making my Blog called...
The Internet Wonders Blog - http://
naijland.blogspot.com - a search engine
You can do the same because I just
showed you HOW.
In conclusion, creating BLOGS and
using RSS as a vehicle to syndicate your
Blogs content is a Sure-Fire way to get
your content spidered more frequently
by search engines and the exposure it
deserves, which in turn, will build you a
large audience of buying customers that
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