In this article, I will be going to show how to add your WordPress site to the Google webmaster tool.
What is google search console?
Webmaster tool is now known as Google search console. It’s a free service tool that helps to index, monitor and maintain your site for Google search. It is a tool powered by Google.
It is not necessary to signup with google search console but doing can help you to understand more about your site. You can see how your site performing well in search results.
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Why do you need to use google search console?
3: GSC helps to crawl and index the new webpages that you posted.it shows you how many webpages have been indexed.
4: Google search console helps to target the specific country if you want more traffic from a country like the united states then you can target your site to that location.
5: It helps to you know which pages of your site got clicks and impressions, so you can run a campaign according to that results.
How to add google search console with your WordPress site?
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Here, you need to add your property (domain), first click on the “Add A Property”
button then a pop-up page opens where you will need to add your site URL then click on the “Add” button.
different methods to verify your site but you need to select “HTML tag”
then you have to copy the code like shown below in the image.
There you also get some more options to click on “general”
One you came back to the google search console tab click on the “verify” button then you could see the green right icon.
Congratulation you have complicated your site verification with google search console.’
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How to add a sitemap to google search console?
Step 1: Log in to google search console
A page will be open where you need to type “sitemap_index.xml” into the box then clicks on the “Submit” button.
How to use google search console?
To set up international targeting, you have to log in at your search console the dashboard then click on the “Search Traffic” then select the “International Targeting” then click on the country tab, Now you can target a specific country.
You site should don’t have any Mobile Usability errors because of a site with mobile usability issues may not rank well in mobile search results.
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You can see the total impression you got on your site.
You will see all the Keywords that drive traffic at your site.
You can implement that Keywords in your site to increase your ranking.
Here at this place, you can check the site URL errors of your site. If you any page errors you can see that just by going to the “Crawl” then click on the “Crawl Errors”.
If you have any URL errors then you can fix them just by select the error pages and click on the “Mark as Fixed”.
You can see the Crawl stats with the help of graph.
It shows you how Google crawl and rending your site.
You can check any pages of your site just by adding the page URL to see the result.
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