How To Verify Ownership Of Your Website? If you want to verify ownership of your website then this is not a bad idea. Here I will tell you the method of site verification on Bing. Bing search engine count in major search engines list. Bing Webmaster tools help your site to crawl on Yahoo, AOL, and Bing. If you want to increase your website traffic then just add your site to Bing and Google. I hope this answer will help you of question which frequently searches on the web, how to verify website on bing? Basically, Bing Webmaster tools and Google webmaster tool are offering SEO services but Yahoo webmaster tools are not available in the world of web. You don’t need to submit URL to Yahoo because it will pick from Bing. Don’t forget to read How To Verify Your Site From Google?
Just create an email account of Outlook or if you have then sign in.
Now the turn to add site in Bing Webmaster tools. Just enter your website with or without www and hit the add button.
Now enter Site URL and sitemap URL of your site. If you are using Yoast SEO then see here How To Create Sitemap For Website? You can choose crawl control. This is optional. Hit on add button.
Now the turn to verify your website.
The first step is site verification via Bing webmaster tools by uploading XML file.
Download XML File and upload to your root directory.
Just login CPanel and open File Manager.
If this is your public html folder then good otherwise from your left side open html folder and upload the downloaded file. Hit verify button you will get a successful message of verification.
The second step is using meta tag.
Now copy meta tag and place in your header tag. You can access your header tag by accessing Appearance » Editor. On 3rd or 2nd line of your header.php, you will find <head> tag just place meta tag after this tag. Hit verify button of Webmaster tools.
The third step can harm your site. So I will suggest you don’t use this method. Maybe due to the usage of this option you lost your site for some time.
Submit Your Site With And Without Bing Webmaster Tools
You can submit the URL of any website directly without any email account. But if you want Bing regularly crawl your website then you must need to create an account of Bing then it will auto collect your site’s sitemap. If you want to submit your website without the email id.
After successful submission of a site, you will receive a notification like shown below.
If you want to get benefits from Bing Webmaster Tools then create an account of Bing and verify with your mobile number. Just sign up for Bing Webmaster Tools if you already have then just sign in Bing Webmaster tools. You can use Outlook, Microsoft and MSN account for this purpose. After login Bing Webmaster tools and “Add a site”. After addition of website, you need to verify site ownership via Bing.
Bing is offering three methods to verify your site.
- By an XML file.
- By meta tags.
- Add CNAME record
The easy way to site verification via Bing using meta tag. Just copy the meta tag which is shown in your Bing Webmaster tools dashboard. Bing Webmaster tools offer SEO reports, Analyzer, Markup validator etc. You can also see the below images shown for better understanding.
You need to paste meta code in your header.php. If you know how to access header.php then good otherwise click the below link. This was the method of submitting URL to Bing and site verification from Bing webmaster tools. Don’t forget to read Google Verification Site.