Adding your site to search engines increases your search results double times to display in front page. All the blog work you do to share your knowledge is 50% and the remaining 50% of your work will be the communication with search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo.
Search results plays crucial role in promoting your blog content. Here your work depends on the way you optimize your site. Submitting your site is the first step of optimizing your site for better search results also to organize your site’s content more meaningfully.
Many newbies have this question that how to add your site to Google Console
To add your site to Google Webmasters , just follow the below simple steps.
Step 1: Have a Google account: It is always preferable to have a common Google account to your sites to webmasters, which makes your life easy to monitor and organize your all site’s content at one place. So better have a single Google account to lo-gin to Webmasters.
Step2 : Navigate the URL Web webmasters.google.com or https://www.google.com/webmasters/ to go to webmasters page.
Step3: Click on sign in to Google Console and provide your Google Account Credentials
Step4: Click on Add Property on the top right corner and provide your website URL
Note: Do not include https until you get the SSL Certificate.
Step 5: Then you must let the webmasters to verify your site . now click on the verify property and later you have to paste the html meta tag code in the header of your site.
If you are using a WordPress platform, then you can make your life easy by copying and pasting the code in your header file.
Step6: After you have confirmed that you have pasted the code then click on Verify Button in Webmasters.
Step7: And your task has been finished. If you have pasted the code correctly, then you will get a message stating that “Your site has been successfully verified”. If you get the message like “Unable to verify your site” then you have to recheck the code whether you have pasted it correctly or not.
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Method II: There is another easy method to add your WordPress site to Google Console using Yoast Plugin. Just follow below steps to add your site in SEO Yoast Plugin.
Step1: Install the Yoast plugin in your wordpress site. If you are not aware of installing Yoast plugin and configure just read this post to make your life easy How to install and configure SEO Yoast plugin.
Step 2: Click on the option ‘General’ and click on the tab Webmaster. Here you can provide the META TAG name of any search engine like, Google, Bing and Yahoo as well.
Step3: And finally after you provide only the META name which is some thing look like “5TWGDQZrPbB5P9jZHa1mspohx1bhbDAdYXvyoOfm1sg” then you have to click on Verify button in the site.
Step:4 You are done verifying your site using Yoast plugin. SEO Yoast plugin also help full in submitting the sitemap with many other SEO features.
This is all about adding your site to Search console like Google and Bing. You can repeat the above steps for Bing Search console as well. Adding your site to Bing is same as adding in Yahoo Search engine. Unfortunately other search engines like ask.com and duckduckgo.com did not allow users to add their sites. As they manually display their search results. If you find this information useful, then do not forget to share on your favorite social media Facebook, Twitter and Google plus. Share your opinions and tips on this topic in the comment box below. You can also share other methods with us.