Tools to Promote Placement
Make sure the site is about something – that is, that it has
If the site is on a new domain (not an issue for college-hosted sites),
make Google aware of it at
Ask friends and colleagues to link to your site – especially if they
have sites with related content. Start by making sure the listing from
the college and department web sites are correct.
Suggest the site to the appropriate DMOZ category.
Become a DMOZ editor, if you have the time, but read the ethics
guidelines carefully if you intend to list your own site.
Get a FastCounter at
fastcounter.bcentral.com to track
your progress on each page.
Join a web ring at