Alexa is recognized worldwide for the accurate ranking of websites in a pool of millions of active websites. Alexa is California-based service and owned by Amazon Inc. Its advantages are much more. Not just for tracking where your website stand, Alexa helps you build confidence by putting yourself in direct competition with others. Most of the Marketing and Advertising agencies look for the Alexa Ranking for the business choice. It’s a benchmarking and an indicator for a healthy website.
Alexa provides excellent commercial web traffic data, site ranking details and other analytics of the website. Originally Alexa takes a new domain for consideration, but it is always a good idea to submit your site/blog and claim ownership. There are controversies about their ranking accuracies but from past several years, Alexa has set an industry standard in Web Ranking services.
How to Submit Website/Blog to Alexa For Ranking
Go to Alexa Website and Create Account
For submitting a Blog you need Alexa account. Later on, you will need to certify your Blog's ownership at Alexa.
Submit your Email and Alexa will send you confirmation Link, Confirm the Account.
You can also use your Facebook Account to Log in.
Select Free Sign Up plan.
Verify your site on Alexa using one of the two available methods.
Using Alexa Verification ID and Meta Tag to Verify Your Site.
Go to your Site's template and search for <head> tag. Add below code line just below head tag.
<meta name=”alexaVerifyID” content=”*************************” />
Replace **************** with your site's Alexa verification ID.
After adding a Meta Tag, go back to the Alexa website page and select "Verify Claim"
All Done. The message "Your site is successfully claimed" will appear if you properly follow Meta tag method.
Click on continue button and fill in your Site's details such as URL, TITLE, description and other information.