The first step to getting found online is making sure you are in the Google Index.
Being in the Google Index is like having your card in the catalogue index of a library so that when someone goes searching for what your book (or to be specific, web page) is about, you are at least on the register!
Are you already in the Google Index?
Type site:yourdomainname.com into the Google Search Engine but replace it with your domain name – so we would type
If your site is not in the Google Index then you need to open an account with Google Webmaster Tools and submit your website to Google. Here’s a video from Google themselves explaining how it works.