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If it is a new site or a site just recently indexed by Google, dont worry. It's perfectly normal for a new site to appear and dissapear during the first few days. It will take about two months for the results to stabilise. That will leave you plenty of time to get listed on smaller directories and chase links.
I believe submitting or resubmitting to Google is a waiste of time.
Not to my knowlege. But getting inbound links from related sites and smaller directories certainly will.
Is your site hosted on a good server? (some downtime during a crawl could cause this)
Did you participate in a link exchange program such as links-to-you? (major no go)
When did you notice your site was not anymore in the index?
Very bad sign.
I am sorry to say that, but I believe such a program got you into troubles with Google.
Do you know about your page rank?
What do you exactly read when you query Google for your URL (whitout the URL, please)?
I am afraid your site was doomed by the linklead package. Read here "Quality Guidelines - Basic principles:".
There are many threads in this board about recovering from PRO. I never read them (touching wood). You can look at them in the forum's library [webmasterworld.com].
It could be a temporary problem too, but the odds are not on your side.
Please read paynt's welcome post I linked to in my first reply. It is a nice thread pointing you to all the goodies such as The Google knowlege Base [webmasterworld.com].
Good luck with your site and enjoy your stay.
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What I would suggest is that you start reading, especially the Reciprocal Linkage Topics [webmasterworld.com] forum, really thereís a wealth of information there and keep a list going of questions that come up as you are reading then use the search feature [searchengineworld.com] to find out if weíve discussed those any further. You will 100% surprised with the incredible wealth of information here.
I sincerely believe instituting a linking strategy is too important of an issue to let yourself be anything but fully informed before making decisions. I wish new members would find us because they are searching first on how to set it up a linking campaign and not after theyíve signed on for something that could potentially get them into trouble with the search engines. Not only that but I now realize that there are some people that canít handle anything but the very simplest of campaigns.
There are many companies selling linking services, automatic programs and software. There are consultants and link hunters of all levels and experiences. There are many theories and philosophies concerning linking so donít be surprised at my search tip above because that will help if you are serious. You can make it as simple or as advanced as is suited to you.
We can lead people to the trough... and even I have contributed hours explaining and guiding but in the end the site owner takes on the responsibility of their choices.
Good luck and I hope we see more posts from you.
I am back indexed by google search engines. I contacted googles yestarday and explained what realy happen. They got me indexed. Not only in googles, netscape, aol, yahoo. I think they will performe if you present your case properly.