Step 5. Check your rankings in search engines
How to check your positions in search engines
Press GO > Check rankings (or Features > Ranking).
Select your Web site from the Project drop down menu. You
are on the
tab. To find out your rankings you need to
do two things:
A. Set up a ranking profile
B. Learn how to use the ranking report
A. Setting up a ranking profile
When you run the ranking checker for the first time, simply
read the brief instructions on the screen and press Start to go
to the profile setup. (If you tried to set it up before, select
from the drop down menu
). See a
detailed explanation below.
Go to the
Select search engines
tab and select the search
engines your targeted visitors use. For guidance, read the
additional information available about each engine
Country and Language.
Go to the
tab and press Add, then enter
the keywords you want to use to check your rankings.
Note: you can press Get keywords from site to have
them automatically extracted from the Meta Keywords tag
found in your pages.
Optionally go to the
Set scan rules
tab. This controls the
technical parameters for the search engines scan results
page. By default they are set to provide best performance,
however, you may want to change them, for example, to
increase the depth of scanning.
Now that you have set up the ranking profile, press OK and
you will be taken to the programis main screen where Web
CEO will show your rankings in an extensive report with
expanded position analysis.