GOOGLE SEARCH CONSOLE SET UP | SITEMAP XML FILE INDEXING | ROBOT TXT IMPLEMENTATION GOOGLE SEARCH CONSOLE SET UP | SITEMAP XML FILE INDEXING | ROBOT TXT IMPLEMENTATION

Google Search Console Setup

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GOOGLE SEARCH CONSOLE SET UP | SITEMAP XML FILE INDEXING | ROBOT TXT IMPLEMENTATION

If you do not know how Search Console works, click here to read our previous article about
SEO and Google Search Console.

GOOGLE SEARCH CONSOLE SET UP | SITEMAP XML FILE  INDEXING | ROBOT TXT IMPLEMENTATION GOOGLE SEARCH CONSOLE SET UP | SITEMAP XML FILE  INDEXING | ROBOT TXT IMPLEMENTATION

Set up Google Search Console

  • Go to the Google Search console
  • Click On Start Now Button
  • Sing up with your gmail account
  • Now you can see two option on screen One is Domain Second is URL Prefix
    If you are using Main domain for example – “www.studywithgk.com” then
    Mention your URL in Domain Section But if you are using sub domain then
    Click On URL Prefix for example – “www.apply.studywithgk.com”
  • After that your screen will appear Verify Domain Ownership, for verifying
    owner ship copy the code which appear on screen and go to your domain
    name provider account and past google site verification code in DNS Record
    after that again go to the search console in click to verify
    if you don’t know how to verify then read below

Domain in Google Search Console set up

Verifying Domain Ownership

Add Via Cpanel

  • Go to your website cpanel
  • Find in Domain Section DNS Zone Editor and click on that
  • Select your domain in zone editor and click on Manage option
  • Now there is some fields like Name | TTL | Type | Class | Record
  • In Name field you have to again enter your domain
  • TTL Leave as Default, in Type option select TXT
  • And Past your Code into Record Field and click on Add Record
  • Now you can click verify on search console.

URL PREFIX in Google Search Console set up

  • Just Past your URL into the URL Prefix Section and Download the HTML file and past
    it into your website directory where index.html file is located
  • Now Click On Verify
  • There is More two Option available HTML Tags and Meta Tags

Add Sitemap XML

Generating site map for website and indexing on search console.

Add Sitemap file in website

  • Go to this website to generating sitemap
  • Past your web URL and Download xml file
  • Now goto your cpanel web containing file and upload
    your xml file into the main directory where your index
    file stored.
  • If you are wordpress user then just use this technique
    Type in search “www.yourdomain.com/site_map.xml”

Add Sitemap XML indexing in Search console

  • Goto in your search console account, you can see SiteMap option in sidebar
  • Click to open sitemap, and submit site map URL

Creat Robot.txt | Add Sitemap in Robot.txt

  • Create txt file in notepad or any text editor
  • Past this code in that file
    User Agent:*
    Sitemap : “your site map url”
    Disallow :/
  • Now click save and upload it on your cpanel where your website code
    is located.
  • if you are wordpress user then click on SEO > Tools > file edit
  • you will get robot.txt file in that, now you have to just add sitemap
    url in your file and saved