Setting up Google Search Console

  • Make sure you are logged in to your Google account.
  • Go to https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/
  • Click on 'Add Property' and type in your website URL. If you are new to Search Console, you will see the following view: 

If you are already using Google Search Console, you can add a new property here:

  • Now select one of the options on the next page for Google to verify that you are site's owner.

You can verify your account with Google by uploading the provided HTML file to your site, or by selecting one of the options in the 'Alternate methods' tab. 

Bear in mind that if it is a new account, it will take some time for the data to be collected and show up on the reports.

Was this article helpful?