How to know whether your medium article was uploaded to Google/Bing or not?


In this Article you will be looking forward to :

  1. What is SEO?
  2. How to upload your post in medium for SEO?
  3. Tips to rank your story in search engine..
  4. How to know whether your article was submitted to google or not??

What is SEO?

Search engine optimization{SEO} is a process of improving the quality and quantity of website traffic to a website or a web page from search engines.

Google. With over 75 percent of the search market share, one hardly needs to introduce readers to Google....So we check in this article how to know if your post was uploaded to search engines or not??


Want to know differences between Ghost SEO and Medium SEO, visit this link....

Is Ghost SEO better than Medium SEO?
Ghost SEO is properly built-in directly, with semantic markup, permalinks, XML sitemaps, canonical tags and automatic meta data with manual overrides. It even has.....

How to upload your post in medium for SEO :

The most important thing one need to do when he/she posts an article in medium is to use medium SEO settings!!

  1. When you are writing the post{i.e., in draft option} or when published, click on top right three horizontal dots in the story, and go to more settings option..
SEO settings by author

2. Now you have to optimize SEO settings in your story in following ways....

  1. SEO Title : The SEO Title is used in place of your Title on search engine results pages, such as a Google search. SEO titles over 60 characters will be truncated. SEO titles between 40 and 50 characters with commonly searched words have the best click-through-rates.
  2. SEO Description : The SEO Description is used in place of your Subtitle on search engine results pages. Good SEO descriptions utilize keywords, summarize the story and are between 140-156 characters long.

Tips to rank your story in search engines :

  1. Use tags
  2. Use Images
  3. Link to your other posts where relevant
  4. Structure your posts
  5. Promote on social media
  6. Use alt for images
  7. Use Backlinks
  8. Resarch before writing an article
  9. Optimize your images
  10. Write an answer on quora/similar platforms and in your blogs...

How to know whether your story was uploaded to google / similar search engines or not??

  1. Open your story then copy it's web address.
Web address/source:Pintrest

2. Open a new tab in search engine [chrome/opera/firefox...]

3. Then search as site:your domain {include https:// if present , no space between space and your site}

Google search

4. In above image you need to use your medium url instead of mine then if it shows that means your website is indexed in google or else wait for more time google will update it...


When will my post be updated in google search???

What would make new Medium stories show up sooner on search results? Frankly, I don’t know for sure. From what data I could dig up, it looks like could take up to 1 or 2 days. (Could it be faster with a custom domain or more social shares?)

For instance, one of his stories posted on Nov 12th (around 12:00pm Pacific UTC-08 = 20:00 GMT) is crawled and cached by Google on Nov 14 00:56 GMT. The math works out to 30 hours.

The above two paragraphs are taken from a post I came across :

How fast does a Medium story show up on search engines like Google?
Getting more visitors and views for a Medium story can be done by social shares, recommendations, and likes. Social is good, search is better. There’s more people that use search engines than social…

Have doubts about this article, feel free to ask in comments.....

Treanches Head

Treanches Head

India