A few useful links to help create a successful website Google provides a host of really useful tools and tips to getting your site noticed on the web:
If you’re short on time, their YouTube channel is great viewing:
One of the most respected search engine bloggers around also happens to work for Google. Matt Cutt’s blog is a great place for practical information about search engines, and how best to ensure a website gets noticed:
For further background reading on search engines and starting out with SEO, try the following links:
You’ll find more details about building backlinks and creating link exchanges on the following pages:
Sometimes it can be useful to exchange ideas with others like you. Participating in forums can be a great source of information on, and help with, all aspects of getting your site up and running:
Finally, articles here on the doomby blog (tagged with “seo”) provide practical advice and tips on improving your site’s ranking with search engines:
Choosing to create a website, and adding site content, are only the first steps - the key to a successful website is to get it noticed on the Internet. Though maximizing your site’s visibility on the web is a long process, don’t be discouraged if it takes time to start to get results and to attract visitors to your website. A little regular work listing your site and developing your content will go a long way to ensuring the you make a successful website - have fun building yours!