Why Google Alerts?
Google alerts can be very helpful for keeping yourself informed about what is happening on the web that interests you.
– Set up a Google Alert around YOUR name. See what Google picks up about you
– Set up a competitors name on a Google Alert to keep you “in the know” of their progress
Monitor the Web for newly indexed content
Google Alerts are a messaging system you can set up that will you email updates of the most recent Google results based on your desired search or search keyword string.
Go to the Google Alerts Site http://www.google.com/alerts
Enter a search term, keyword, or name you wish to monitor.
Review the type of results you are setting yourself up to receive in your email.
Choose from The Following.
Choose How Often You would like to be notified
Choose from Only the best results, or All Results. For Example, if your search term is “Las Vegas Real Estate” and you choose all, you may get quite a list. If you choose “best”, Google will send you the most relevant
Choose your Deliver to email address