It’s a commonly known fact that search engine optimization is more of a long-term approach while paid search is a short term strategy. But search engines don’t wait too long before an article or a blog page appears on search results.
How long does it take for Google to crawl and index pages that are just recently published? A day? A few hours? An hour?
It takes minutes, actually. Have a look at the attached image below.
But of course, don’t expect this is gonna happen to all pages.