Ping is most common term of internet and now we are using in chating also like “Ping me when you are available to talk”. But here we are talking about WordPress Ping Services.  I gone through pinging few months ago and now I’m clear to this topic.

Many of developers are using wordpress for website or blog development but few of them are aware of WordPress Ping Services. So as a blogger do you think there is any importance of ping in blog ? Does it can help you SEO as initial steps to increase web traffic ?

Well yes, there is an importance of wordress ping in blog and it can help you to direct google index. It is a dream of blogger that blog can reach faster to all search engines. Hence blog has a big advantage of ping service to indexing of your blog post.

What is ping and why it needs to ping a blog

In blogging term it is an attempt to search engines and traffic that I have some new contents or updated blog site. It is only the way to promote your post and updates to all search engines quickly.

Whether any blogger is either looking to earn or not but surely he is looking for huge traffic to site. So, pinging is the way to pull some traffic for you and a primary source to prompt search engine.

When you publish a new post or modify existing contents than wordpress sends a ping to all listed ping services. Ping services notify to search engines about the post to index them  quickly.

You will not need to wait for webmasters to crawl it, because you have already said to search engines that hello experts I have updated my contents.

WordPress creates an XML-RPC ping and automatically sends your updates to all ping services. You don’t need to go through such terms, just post your contents and rest task will be done by WordPress.

How to add ping list

  • Go to settings -> writing
  • Now paste your new list to ping list
  • Save the changes and clean cache memory

Now I hope it is clear to you that ping services is important to blog. Here is the list of most popular wordpress ping list till now, which can be used easily.

I have prepared this list of WordPress Ping Services, which will help you to ping more services and you can index your posts faster.

What is next to read ?

How to write rich contents and engage traffic to blog ?

If you have something to add to this blog? Kindly share it in the comments. Thank you for reading this.

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