How can I get Google to index my site?

I run a website for my club, but I’ve noticed that if someone searches for it in Google, even using the name of the club, we’re just not listed in the search results. I used to think that Google knew everything, how can I tell it about my site?

What is Google PageRank?

A question I’ve been asked by a number of people concerns Google’s PageRank index: what it is, how is useful and how can it be improved. Because of this, I thought I’d just group them all up and make one post with them.