The simple answer is no, a search engine submission isn’t necessary. The majority of search engines, notably Google, crawl and index pages by following links. By that logic, a single inbound link from any previously indexed page will identify your page to the engine. However, for new domains, we always submit to Google and Bing to make sure.
What’s The Deal With Paid Search Submissions?
Many SEO companies offer paid search submissions but beware: It doesn’t cost a penny to get indexed by the major search engines. And it shouldn’t cost you anything, either. In fact, you don’t even need to submit your site to search engines.
Can Any Inbound Linking Hurt My Rankings?
The answer is not that clear and simple, especially after the Google Fred update: A few inbound spam links should not hurt your search ranking as Google should devalue most of the spam links. However, if a skilled SEO wants to hurt rankings, it can be done, but when we tested our own sites to see how and what, we did manage to get penalties, but not for every domain as it seems to have a relation to the existing domain authority and continuous authority building.
Are Blogs Good for SEO?
Simple answer is YES. Blogs are publishing platforms and the ability to produce high quality content on an ongoing basis is extremely important, since it will build your relevance, Long-tail keyword rankings, niche authority and high quality content can be used for social media advertising and re-targeting campaigns.
How Do I Make My Site Search Engine Friendly?
The best way to make your site more search engine friendly is often to simply add more text. The content must add value and be on topic, but the addition will create a new set of keywords and phrases for the search engines to crawl. Think of these terms as new ‘gateways’ for the engines - the injection of text will provide new doorways for traffic.
More about SEO:
Inbound linking is very important. In fact, acquiring back-links may be the most important thing in SEO. Nonetheless, a website owner shouldn’t have to “scout” or “hunt” for links. If the presented content is interesting, useful, and/or important, there is a natural tendency among web users to share information.
SEO is no longer just about optimizing your website for search engines. It's about optimizing your business presence across the web. Analyzing your target audience and where they spend their time, we will work on those platforms and build your organic presence.