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Sunday, July 5, 2009

How to Promote your Website using RSS feeds


There are many in search engine optimization techniques widely used by online marketers or SEO. These are directory submission, social book marking, and social networking and link building in forum sites or in Yahoo! Answers. Despite there popularity, there is an emerging technique that is proven very effective. It is called the RSS submission.

But before we tackle how to promote your website RSS, let us first tackle the following important concept, step by step:

What is a RSS feed?

RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication. It is commonly orange button with a stripe you often see on the right side of a blog or website. It’s a XML format created to syndicate news, and be a means to share content on the web. It automatically "pings"or tells other sites or subscribers that you are updating your site or you have published content. It can be offered via email or reader like Google or Yahoo.

RSS as Live bookmarks

It can also be promoted via live bookmarks in your browser, either safari or firefox. This means people can get updates in their browser without opening their email accounts. But live bookmaking in internet explorer is limited because it is not programmed to this kind of operation yet.

How to make Free RSS feeds?

There many ways how to make feeds, but the most free and simple is to make it with feedity.com. You can make some RSS feeds there via category or link. But I suggest making RSS feeds via category. Once you are finished doing your RSS feeds in there you can now promote your finds in various RSS directory sites. It is just a matter of time you’ll notice a huge traffic build up in your website. Now, I have shared with you another tip in optimizing your website using RSS feeds.

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