As we all knows indexing in google news is one of the toughest task for any blog but if you follow few process, I am sure you will get approval in Google News Dashboard.
Do & Don’t before applying for Google News Approval
- Write news about recent event, a small country or release Press Release about universities. Timely reporting or analysis of recent event is necessary for Google News Website, But make sure dont include
- How to
- Advice column
- job posting
- Real state listing
- Stock data
- Original content
- Editor’s bio, physical address, official email address with official phone shoul be clearly accessible.
- Don’t include promotion content in Google News.
While researching already Google News Approved website especially new, we found something similar in each other & here are those similarities.
Most of the Google News website using “Focus” WP theme, Tialogics WP theme, Click Mag WP theme for their website design.
- Contact Form
- Mailchimp for Wp
- One Signal Free Push Web Notification
- Ultimate Social Media icon/Mash share/Like FB social plugin
- G 1 Socials
- Google Captcha
- WordPress popular post
- Quick page post plugin
While checking out for these theme and plugins we have checked arround 25+ websites which were newly approved websites.
let me give you some example along with their USP of getting approved in to Google News.
This website had information about Utah State of USA. They were covering all Utah & Utah University related news.
This website had all latest publication related to Doha, Qatar.
- Insidecarnews.com for automobile website
- Iraqinews.com for Iraq news
- Heraldsun.com for breaking news from Melbourne and Victoria
- HCANews.com for health care analytics
If you want to approve for Indian news website especially in Hindi then you much checkout these websites.
- and popular Dekhnews.com
Arround 15-20 Good piece of article is more than enough to get approval in Google News.
While making website for approval in Google News, you need to create two sitemaps
- For webmaster: HitechGazette Sitemap (as shown in this link)
- For Google News website: HitechGazette News Sitemap (as shown in this link)
You can create these sitemap through Yoast SEO wordpress plugin and Google News XML sitemap plugin.
What should I care of while creating website?
Author page should have all information related to author such as
- Author name
- Author image
- Author offical email address
- Official Phone Number
- Official Physical Address
- With their Social Media accounts especially Linkedin.
I hope this information will help you to get indulge in Google News Seciton. if you have any question or if you want to add something, please go ahead and let us have your valuable feedback.