Learn How to add WordPress site to Google search console in simple steps. It is very important to submit your site and check important data metrics. There are lots of Google search console. By this powerful tool you actually make your website to be discovered by crawlers for better indexing purpose. You can also check various issues on your website.
How to add WordPress site to Google search console? ( Blogger, WordPress Platform)
Click on Start Now
Choose your Gmail account
If already login into Gmail account, it will redirect directly
Pro Tip: It is good practice to user the same Gmail ID for other Google services such as Google Analytics.
Now select URL prefix
Give your website or Blog URL
Once give click on continue
Next it will ask you for the verification.
Here you have different verification methods.
Choose HTML tag method, this recommended by many bloggers
Now copy the meta tag,
It’s time to submit this tag in your header section of WordPress website.
Let’s see that
Logon to your WordPress site.
Go to Dashboard
Then Theme file Editor
Go to header .php section
Between Head tag, paste
Your Google search console Meta tag
Then click on update file
Note: If your are using Yoast Plugin: Just got webmaster tools section, paste the code and save changes. Simple, your site will be verify.
- Now come back to Google search console page
- and click on Verify
- Hurray! your site added to Google search console.
- Check back after 24 Hours for to view data.
Visit our Google Search console tutorial page for updates. It is highly recommended to learn about various tabs, its usage and other parameters details.