Submit site/blog to Google, Yahoo and Bing search engines

If your blog has not yet been indexed by the three major search engines (Google, Yahoo and Bing), then it’s time to stop waiting and be proactive -submit your blog to them! Submission will increase your blog chances of being indexed the next time they crawl the web. Submission is free and is very easy to do.

submit to search engine


Checking whether your blog is indexed

Before submitting your blog, you might want to do a “site search” to check its status (whether your blog is indeed has not been indexed yet). Enter this search query in the search box:

site:domain

Replace domain with your domain name, for example for a blogspot blog enter site:yourblogname.blogspot.com.

If the search produces no results, then go ahead with the submission. (If your blog has already been indexed, this search will return a list of all your indexed blog pages).

Use the same query for all three search engines.

site search

Now let’s start submitting:

1. Submit blog to Google

  1. Go to Google site submission page.

    submit to google

  2. Fill in your blog homepage url and enter comments (optional).
  3. Enter the captcha, then click Add URL button.


2. Submit blog to Yahoo!

Update 2012: Yahoo Site Explorer has merged into Bing Webmaster Tools. Submitting your blog to Bing will cover both Bing and Yahoo.

  1. Go to Yahoo Site Explorer Website submission page.
  2. Sign in with a Yahoo ID.

    submit to yahoo1

  3. Click on Submit a Website or Webpage link.

    submit to yahoo2

  4. Enter your blog url (the homepage’s url) and click Submit URL button.

    Note: You can also submit individual webpages (post pages) if you discovered certain pages are left out from Yahoo search index.


3. Submit blog to Bing

  1. Go to Bing URL submission page.

    submit to bing

  2. Enter the captcha.
  3. Enter your blog homepage URL and click Submit URL button.

Now having submitted your blog to the search engines, you might also want to submit it to DMOZ (Open Directory Project).

Enjoy!

84 comments to "Submit site/blog to Google, Yahoo and Bing search engines"

Anshul April 21, 2010 at 12:19 PM    

Thanks for this. I was looking for this information. I searched for my site and its listed in all the three search engines :). I have a question though. If i write a new post how do I inform these search engines about it. Should I submit the url of new post so that it gets indexed quickly, or should I again submit the sitemap to these search engines ? Does submitting your site again and again have a negative effect ?

Greenlava April 21, 2010 at 2:42 PM    

@Anshul
Inform them by doing a ping.
Try http://pingmyblog.com/

Darlene Servolini April 25, 2010 at 1:40 PM    

You are amazing! Thanks so much for this!

Greenlava April 25, 2010 at 5:00 PM    

@Darlene Servolini
My pleasure :)

ohmanusia May 29, 2010 at 2:49 AM    

thx... i already index at yahoo.. pass 72 hour already.. still nothing >.,

Greenlava May 29, 2010 at 9:07 PM    

@ohmanusia
Have you pinged them? Try http://pingmyblog.com/
...and I believe even if you've had pinged them, it would take longer than 72 hours.

Anonymous,  July 5, 2010 at 2:01 PM    

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Anonymous,  July 25, 2010 at 9:44 AM    

An alternative would be to automate ping such as at http://www.pingblogs.us/

David

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Greenlava August 6, 2010 at 1:13 AM    

@Valdazzar
@meesubandmeesuk
You're welcome...thanks for stopping by.

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bigearner November 21, 2010 at 6:15 AM    

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Greenlava November 21, 2010 at 3:49 PM    

@bigearner
I'm glad you've found this post useful
Click the Post Index tab for more tips :)

Trim Electric, Inc December 9, 2010 at 12:09 AM    

Thanks for the information. I checked to see if my blog was indexed on all three search engines and was happy to find out that a substantial part of my blog had already been indexed.

Greenlava December 9, 2010 at 4:00 PM    

@Trim Electric, Inc
Good to hear that. You don't have to submit than.

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zulfizan August 4, 2011 at 8:33 AM    

MY blog already index,but when i search my domain in google,not in page 1,but page 2 =.=

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Kevin Blumer October 26, 2011 at 7:35 PM    

Is it true that google do penalise for double submmiting your website or blog or is it just a myth. I know google been google they don't like automated submissions and they do penalise for that.

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Dwijayas March 15, 2012 at 3:07 PM    

I think you (the admin) must update this article, because Yahoo site explorer exist no more. And submitting blog to Bing Webmaster was hard to do.

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TechCreak May 4, 2012 at 9:50 AM    

Nice information, I think yahoo webmasters has merged with bing. so their is no need to submit website to yahoo. It will index site from bing. Thanks!

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jacky April 11, 2013 at 4:09 PM    

you can either side with a lot of hand work and patience put into the top 20 on Google. However, one must always be on the ball, otherwise it goes downhill fast.

Yuvraj April 17, 2013 at 2:10 AM    

Nice information friend. I am going to implement all the above methods to increase the traffic for my blog Hope will get some visitors :)

Joe April 18, 2013 at 4:34 PM    

As time went on, these three search engines automatically crawled my site, however yahoo and bing accepted few posts to their index. Any ways to improve the situation?

Greenlava April 19, 2013 at 7:46 PM    

@Joe
Have you tried submitting your sitemap to Bing (via Bing Webmaster tools)?
http://www.bing.com/toolbox/webmaster
but don't expect too much though, they are notoriusly slow at indexing.

Manoj May 1, 2013 at 4:08 PM    

Your blog is very helpful who really want to know how to submit and where to submit their blogs for world wide search. Thanks for sharing.

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Wutinunt J. July 28, 2013 at 11:14 PM    

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sandhubrothers August 16, 2013 at 12:10 PM    

nice article i like it and it is helpful to but now if we go to yahoo webmaster to submit link it redirect to bing webmaster tools.

computer innovations September 3, 2013 at 11:28 PM    

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music world September 3, 2013 at 11:34 PM    

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cricket world September 3, 2013 at 11:35 PM    

hey, but how to submit my sitemap to google

onyii ojini September 4, 2013 at 6:14 PM    

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Karen Curtis September 11, 2013 at 9:06 AM    

I just submitted my blog. However, why is this important?
Also, weren't people able to find my blog before being indexed?

ukash September 16, 2013 at 10:26 AM    

Thank you, very useful article. Google should send a map of how to visually Have an article about it.

haramain software December 25, 2013 at 11:21 PM    

how to make XML sitemap in blogger ? because I don't know how to upload the xml sitemap to blog

Greenlava December 27, 2013 at 3:04 PM    

@haramain software
You don't have to create it, it's already there. For Blogger blog, the post feed acts as a sitemap. The sitemap URLa are:
http://yourdomain/atom.xml
and
http://yourdomain/feeds/posts/default

You can choose either one.

Please read this post: Submitting Blogger sitemap via Google Webmaster Tools

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