What is Google Search Console? and How To Add Website to Google Search?

Know, What is google search console and how to add your website or blog to google search engine.

Once you created your brand new website and published your first post, Do you think your website shows in the Google search results page?

The bitter truth is “NO”.

“Why”?

Cause Google doesn’t know that your website exists.

The webmaster should add his website to the “Google search console”, to make it visible to the public.

Another advantage of adding your website in the search console is, you can gather all the metric data of your website.

Website metric data are used to analyze the traffic, visitors, bounce rate, demographic, Geo and so on.,

So, In this post, let us see, how we can add our website to the Google search console.

It is a mandatory and unavoidable process to receive traffic from the search engine.

The process is nearly the same for Bing search engine also.

What is google search console

How To Add Your Website to Google Search?

First, we understand about “Google search console”.

The “Google search console” is previously known as “Google webmaster tools”.

Once you created a brand new website and published the articles, you should tell Google to crawl all of your website data to make it visible to everyone.

That process is done by adding your website to the search console and by verifying it.

So, How to add your website to the search console? Let’s see below

First,

“Sign in to your Google account”

“Search for “Google search console” in google and Enter the site.”

You will see the page as below. Enter “Start now”

startnow

Click “Add property”

Add Property

Type your website full homepage URL like https://www.onlineworkingideas.com/ and press “Add Property”

Finish Verification

 

Now, we need to verify the website, by choosing anyone these methods.

I prefer “Alternative method” -that is HTML tag

Verify ownership

Copy the Code shown in HTML tag and paste it in “Yoast SEO Plugin – General – webmaster tools”

add code

Now, Click “Verify” and the verification process of the new website is done now.

Just wait for 3 to 5 days to Google crawl your website and produce metric data.

The next process is to add our website to “Google Analytics”.

Google Analytics provides data like, Number of visitors, page views and many other informations which helps you to modify your content production and marketing strategy.

In our next post, we shall discuss how to link your website to Google analytics.

That’s all for now.

For your easy understanding, I have added a simple video which shows the same process step by step

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