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Google’s “Submit Your Content” Page Changes Into Content Central, One Stop Shopping For Publisher Advice
In the old days, getting listed on Google just meant having a web site.
These days, you can get in by selling products through a virtual store, by
having a book, by having a small local business that’s listed in a yellow
pages directory and many other ways. To help centralize submission and
inclusion information, Google has updated its
Content page to make it more into what I’d call Content Central, a guide
to the many ways of being listed. Google’s also launched an actual Content
Central blog, to coincide with the update.
And the after:
As you can see, four major areas of entry into Google are highlighted:
- Items For Sale
Within each area, there are links to appropriate Google submission aids,
Webmaster Tools for those dealing with web content, to
YouTube’s contact page for
potential media partners, to a
page designed for book search partners.
Lower on the page, there are also links to more information depending on
industry. You can also see them all listed
Go into an particular industry, such as
and suggestions on getting into Google from having a web site to 3D models
Content Types page is also a helpful way to see all the types of content
that Google accepts and lists. Also check out the
for the many ways to be listed or listing tools that are provided by Google.
Over on the new
Content Central Blog,
first post talks more about the changes to the page.
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