At times it will be very happy to see, Google crawling your site almost instantaneously. But this is not required for most of the sites as the content may get updated once in a day or even with longer interval. In such cases where the content is not updated, it does not make sense the […]
Microsoft combines all its search capabilities like MSN Search and Windows Live Search and introduced a new search engine named Bing in June 2009. Later Bing partnered with Yahoo! search and now supports majority of Yahoo! searches. Bing also partnered with Baidu to offer English search results on the popular Chinese search engines. Bing is the second largest search engine next to Google and cater >20% of search volume. It is a good alternate search engine to Google especially when you don’t like the tracking by Google.
Bing offers free Webmaster Tools package to help site owners to improve the performance of their site on Bing search engine. Under this “Bing Webmaster Tools” category we cover all topics related to Bing search engine.
- Submit site and Sitemap to Bing
- Using search query tools in Bing
- Monitoring SEO parameters of your site with Bing
Bing is the search engine commonly used by Bing search and Yahoo! search. Submitting your Sitemap in Bing webmaster tools account is the simple and easy way to tell Bing search engine about the structure of your site. This helps Bingbot to crawl and index your site’s pages and show it in the Bing and […]
The important aspect of off-page SEO is to build links pointing to your site and these links are one of the factors deciding the ranking of your pages in the search engines. At the same time most of the webmasters start building the links without limit before finally getting penalized by search engines due to […]
Geographic target setting helps webmasters to inform Bing search engine about the targeted audience of their site. For example the owner of a website having a real estate agency in United States will be more interested in showing his site top in US or a site having content in French is to be shown top […]
The crawl control feature in Bing webmaster tools allows webmasters to control the rate at which Bingbot crawls your website. Crawl controlling is required to limit the activities of search engine spiders like Bingbot and Googlebot when there are visitors on your site to manage the bandwidth suitably. Since visitors on the site are to […]
Submitting Important New and Changed Content to Bing It is a common practice that webmasters update their site with new content or change the URL of an existing page for various reasons. Search engines take quite a long time to crawl your new content or replace the existing URL in the index with your new […]
Creating a website is no more sufficient nowadays and webmasters need various tools to optimize and monitor their site’s performance from various perspectives. The following are some of the reasons for webmasters to look for additional tools besides creating a professional website. Every website owners need to register for a webmaster tools account to submit […]
Bing is the search engine used by both Bing and Yahoo! having over 10% of search engine market share. You can submit your site to Bing anonymously as well as through Bing Webmaster Tools account. This article explains how to add and verify your site in Bing Webmaster Tools and various verification methods available. Learn more […]
You have the following two options for submitting your site to Bing search engine. Both Yahoo and Bing Search use a common Bing search engine; hence you can pull traffic from Yahoo and Bing by submitting your site to Bing Search Engine. Bing and Yahoo! together hold over 30% of the search engine market share […]
In general website owners are referred as Webmasters. There are various tools required for the webmasters to optimize their site and make sure their site is shown in the search engines for the selected queries and Webmaster Tools is a package offered by a Search Engine provider for the same purpose. Every search engines like […]