Sep 16, 2008 113 reads by Navneet Kaushal

It is a fact that Google News can bring a lot of traffic to your site as well as boost the performance of your site in the best way possible!

Shimon Sandler and along with Website Magazine have done an apprehensive work by listing the factors that would surely assist everyone in terms of getting accepted in Google news. Here are some of them, along with certain additions.


  • Article URL's should meet certain guidelines.
  • The name of the article should be H1/H2-tagged. It should be same as that of the title of the page.
  • It is recommended that one must publish the articles at least 3 times a day.

Other requirements:

  • Craft the content in the most exceptional way. It should be unique.
  • It should be geared up with multiple site authors.
  • The page should include each and every detail of the organization.
  • The logo of the site should be clearly visible. This will enhance the brand image.
  • Each article should be geared up with its author's name.

It is recommended that:

  • The Quality of the Images and videos should be good.
  • Advertising plays an important role as "it shows there is visitor traffic."
  • Add your site to Google news as far as the mobile devices are concerned.

Google news:

  • News Sitemaps play a vary important role.
  • Proper on-site SEO as well as domain strength are a must.
  • Increase the Frequency..
  • Indulge yourself in giving unique titles for the news.
  • Be fast in publishing the news. This would get you higher in Google news.
  • Too small articles are not appreciated.
  • As far as the local news are concerned, then it is recommended that you should include city name as well as zip code to get included in Google local news.
  • Images with captions are a must.
  • They should be of medium size as well as of reasonable aspect ratios.
  • It is recommended that images should be not click able.
Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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