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How to Summit Your WordPress Site to Google Webmaster Tool

In other for site to get  organic and free traffic , you need to summit your site, be it blog or business site you. In this article I will show you how to summit your blog to google webmaster tool using free plugin.

But before I take you to the tutorial I will like to let you know what is Google Webmaster Tool

What is Google Webmaster Tool

Google Webmaster Tool is a web service power Google for webmasters. It allows webmasters to check indexing status and optimize visibility of their websites. In May 20, 2015, Google rebranded Google Webmaster Tools and called it Google Search Console.

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It provides reports and data that can help you understand how different pages on your website are appearing in search results. It shows you the search queries where a page from your website appears in the results and how often it is clicked. This data can help you improve your older articles, write new content, and formulate a content strategy for your website

How to Summit Your WordPress Blog and Site to Google Console

First you have to Go to Google Webmaster tools website and sign in with a Google account make sure you have google account. After signing in, add your website’s URL and hit the add new site button.

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On the next screen, you will be asked to verify the ownership of the website you are adding. You can either upload an HTML file to your website’s root directory using FTP or click on Alternate method to obtain a meta tag which you can then add to your WordPress site. For easy verification I prefer google analytic or yeost SEO plugin and header and footer plugin to past the mata tag to your html header section.

For you to using SEO plugin to verify the ownership of the site you have to download and install Yeost SEO plugin and activate it to work

next head over to your dashboard and Click SEO as showed belowScreenshot 1 - How to Summit Your Wordpress Site to Google Webmaster Tool

And choose  search console or choose webmaster tool and copy the verification code and past to verify

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Once you have verified your website, the next thing you would  do is to add your XML sitemap.  After you have finished adding your sitemap, it may take a while for Google to display your site data

I am sure this article help you to verify your webmaster tool or google console, we will like to read your comment and thought with webmaster tool below

 

 

Ubong Eshiet

Author: Ubong Eshiet

Ubong Eshiet serial entrepreneur, a professional blogger and internet marketer, wordpress Developer and a passionate blogger and from Nigeria

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4 thoughts on “How to Summit Your WordPress Site to Google Webmaster Tool”

  1. Hello ,

    I saw your tweets and thought I will check your website. Have to say it looks very good!
    I’m also interested in this topic and have recently started my journey as young entrepreneur.

    I’m also looking for the ways on how to promote my website. I have tried AdSense and Facebok Ads, however it is getting very expensive. Was thinking about starting using analytics. Do you recommend it?
    Can you recommend something what works best for you?

    Would appreciate, if you can have a quick look at my website and give me an advice what I should improve: http://janzac.com/
    (Recently I have added a new page about FutureNet and the way how users can make money on this social networking portal.)

    I have subscribed to your newsletter. 🙂

    Hope to hear from you soon.

    P.S.
    Maybe I will add link to your website on my website and you will add link to my website on your website? It will improve SEO of our websites, right? What do you think?

    Regards
    Jan Zac

    1. Ubong Eshiet

      Hello Jan Zac I really appreciate your comment. For my blog I don’t use paid promotion, in my blog I use free as a starter and write good content. what work for me are following others blog related to my niche and comment on their post, I tweeet everyday using buffer to queue my post, i write guest post but for you as a starter i don’t really recommend you to use paid promotion for now, invest first in content and design and follow good and honest bloggers . That all. thank you for stopping by.

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