Ping settings in WordPress are vital to getting notifications out to content syndication sources. This can give you high quality targeted visitors if you content does well.

There is much debate about exactly who you should send out updates to when publishing new content in WordPress. The author, “BoomerEmpoweringVids” smartly suggests you experiment and choose what works for you.

The other aspect of pinging is when to ping. Watch the When To Ping Tutorial to learn more about this.