Hello everyone, I hope you are all fine. In this article, you will learn about google console or google webmaster. So let’s start.
What is google console?
Google console is a platform where you can handle your website this is a very good offer for you from Google. Google console or google webmaster is also called google search console. yes, if you do not add your website in google console then google will not show your website in google search results. So this is better for you, you add your website in google console then google will show your website on google search results at searching specific keywords then you can rank your keyword with SEO.
Add a website in Google console
If you want to add a website in google console. So, write google console in the google search bar then google console will be shown on google results. Then, simply click on “get start”.Then two boxes will appear one is
- URL prefix
So first enter your website URL on the URL prefix. Then, you will receive a code and file. Now you have two procedures to add your website to the google console.
- By code
- BY file
Now copy all code from google console and go on your hosting Cpanel then click on file manager. After it opens your website files and pastes code in head tag(<head>here</head>) on every page. But this hard way to add a website in google console.
Google console also provides a verification file so download that file into your PC. Similarly, go on hosting Cpanel and click on file manager. After it, go to your website files section and click on the upload button. Then select that verification file from your pc and click on upload. So, Now go on google console and click on verify button then google console takes some time. The reason is it, google console tries to found a file or code on your website if the code or file will found then google console redirects you to the google console panel.
Now you want to verify domain ownership. So, go top left corner on google console then you will see your website name then click on it. When you click on a dropdown will be open so in the dropdown click on add property button. Then, again two boxes will be open now we do work on a domain. Simply, enter your website link on domain section input and click on continue now you receive a code .so again go on hosting Cpanel and now click on “Zone editor”.
Now we add a DNS with verification on hosting. So click on add record. After it, write your website name on the Name section select TTL 1200. This is a very important point select type (.txt) and pastes code on the record section. After doing this, click on verify then google console takes some time to verify your website. If you add that code properly then google console will verify your domain ownership.
Sitemap in google console
Now we are adding a sitemap of the website in google console. This is a very easy process don’t worry you can add a sitemap of your website in google console in just 2 min. Yes, so now start with how you can add a sitemap. First, write an XML site generator on google. Then open a site generator tool and write your website link on URL input.
After some loading sitemap will be generated so simple download it and save it into your pc.Like a verification file, go on hosting Cpanel and click on file manager. After it, go to your website files section and click on the upload button. Then select that sitemap file from your pc and click on upload. Then first check sitemap is successfully uploaded on your website. For checking put this URL on google.
If the sitemap will be open on google so I give you a congratulation sitemap is successfully installed on your website. So now, go on the google console sitemap section and write sitemap.xml then click on submit. So for this procedure, you can add a sitemap in google console.
Note: I am using this name sitemap.xml but if your file name is different e.g postmap.xml,othername.xml.So you can use your file name where I use the name sitemap. I hope you understand.
Performance in google console
In performance, you can check your website clicks, impression, keyword, and website positions. This is very helpful for you. In this, you can also check your rank pages and you can check your website visitor countries.
I hope this article will be very helpful for you. So for my effort leave a comment.
Thanks for reading.