How to Verify Your Site on Google Webmaster Tools

  1. Go to http://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/.
  2. Sign in to your existing Google account. If you do not have one, register for it.
  3. Add your site to the dashboard.
    Add Site
  4. Click on ‘Verify your site’.

    Click on Verify your site

  5. Choose ‘Add a meta tag’ as verification method.
    Choose Add a meta tag
  6. Copy the verification code and paste it just after the tag. Important! Please take note that some blogging sites do not accept meta tag in form. If so, use instead. I am using in the screenshot below.
    Paste the verification code to your site
    Paste the verification code to your site
  7. You will be redirected to a confirmation page after clicking ‘Verify’.
    Confirmation page

One Reply to “How to Verify Your Site on Google Webmaster Tools”

  1. I cannot thank you enough…after hours and hours of tearing out my hair (being a total newbie), your post saved my life…

    Thank you for sharing/posting this information. It’s amazing the value of ‘screenshot’ is 🙂

    You have a new reader for life 😉

    Best to you!

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