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Programming SEO – RSS

ka_vol1_056 When I started this series on SEO, I mentioned that one of the main factors that will influence the ranking of your pages in the search engines is the number of links that are coming in and where they are coming from.

In fact, having links coming into your site is the only way your site will get indexed by the search engines.  Yeah, I know the search engines have “submit your site” pages, but those are largely black holes.  Many of us believe the only reason those pages exist is so that people would stop asking where they were, and that they do nothing.  At any rate, you’ll get indexed faster if you get another site to link to your site.

One of the fastest ways of getting those incoming links is by providing an RSS feed of your site.

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