How to Verify Website on Google Search Console and Bing in 2020
Verify your website on Google Search Console and the Bing in 2020
First connect Google analytics, then verify Google Search Console and then the Bing webmaster tools.
Step 1: Connect Google analytics to your website.
Step 2: Go to Google Search Console https://search.google.com/search-console/welcome
here you will find two options to add your website address, We are going to use the "URL prefix" option
Step 3: Add your website URL (with https//.....)
Step 4: Click on continue
Step 5: since you have already connected to Google Analytics, now you will be automatically verified for Google Search Console. (see below image)
Step 6: Click on "Go To Property" Congrats, you are in Google Search Console dashboard
Step7: After you are able to verify Google Search Console dashboard, the next step is to verify Bing. So go to https://www.bing.com/toolbox/webmaster
Step 8: Sign in to Bing account using Gmail id used to verify Google Search Console
Step 9: After signin you will go to Bing Webmaster Tools dashboard. Here you need to add your website address in "Add a Site" with https://....
Step 10: After you add your website, more details about the site need to be submit
- Please note Sitemap can be provided later
- Details such as Job role, Company details, Contact phone, are not required submit.
Step 11: After you add the site details, it will take you to the below page. There are various options to verify the ownership for your website. We are going to verify using Google Search Console, so click on "IMPORT" button
Step 12: Now you need to connect the Google Search Console and Bing Webmaster, so click on "Continue to Search Console"
Step 13: Make sure you are using your gmail id that was used to connect Google Search Console
Step 14 : Congrats, you site is successfully verified in Bing webmaster
Now your website is verified in Google Search Console and Bing webmaster.
All the best with your online business.