Did you use your CPanel’s Fantastico module to install WordPress and you are having hard time promoting your WordPress website? Check your privacy settings now!
It’s probably because your Privacy Settings is set to search engine “blocking” mode which says “I would like to block search engines, but allow normal visitors”.
You should click on the Settings , Privacy menu , and allow search engines by selecting “I would like my blog to be visible to everyone, including search engines (like Google, Sphere, Technorati) and archivers” option.
I have been using WordPress and performed installation several times in the past using the WordPress default installation index.php file. But decided to try Fantastico this time because it simplifies the setup process. There is no separate DB setup process , quicker and faster setup. I liked it. But then I guess Fantastico’s WordPress predefined options for privacy setting was to block search engines.
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