Google's webmaster tools is a great way to track the indexing of your site, it's SEO status, and managing sitemaps.
Signing up for Google's Webmaster Tools
- Go here: https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en - You may need to log in to your google account first
- Type in your site's URL in the middle of the page and click "Add a Site"
- To verify your site, you will need to use the alternative methods, and specifically use "Google Analytics" as the method of verifying. This is the only method that will work currently. This means that you need to also sign up for Google Analyics.
- You're done!