In this section, TheFreeSite.com takes a look at various free services on the Web that can help you promote your site and bring in more visitors. These include free ad exchanges, sitemap generators, link popularity checker tools, and free services that help you quickly submit your site to the various search engines out there, often by simply filling out one form. For more Webmaster-related freebies, go here.
This is a useful free service if you have a Web site or blog that you're trying to promote. WhatsMySerp.com lets you check your Google position ranking for multiple keywords. It's a handy SEO tool for those who are trying to rank Web sites, blogs, etc.
Are you curious about how your Web site fares in the search engines? This helpful free tool offers instant, online reports of site rankings in seven top search engines, including Google, Yahoo, AOL Search, MSN, AlltheWeb and more.
Looking for more targeted traffic for your Web site? This free service lets you create a "top sites" list, with your own subdomain (such as: yourlist.onlytopsites.com). You can customize your list, with your own logo, background and template. You can also add your site to an existing top sites list.
Here's a free reference tool for Webmasters who're trying to optimize the content and Meta tags on their pages. Top-Keywords.com offers a dynamic list of the top 500 most frequently searched keywords on the Web's search engines. This data is also helpful if you're trying to spot new trends and business opportunities on the Web.
How popular is your Web site? This handy free tool checks the number of pages linking your site and compares it to various other Web sites, (both popular and obscure). This service queries many major search engines.
Are you looking to promote your Web site? A free service, PingMyUrl, lets you automatically submit your site's URL to over 1,600 Web sites that accept free listings. The service is search engine friendly. All you need to do is enter a URL and click "submit." There is no cumbersome CAPTCHA or email verification process. Note: no adult, warez or illegal sites permitted.
One of the best ways to promote your site is through reciprocal links. This resource is a good place to start. This site also lists over 500 free-for-alls, which are basically bulletin boards that you can add your site to.