Why do you need to add your site to Webmaster tools?
Webmaster tools is a set of tools offered to give publishers a look at how their website is index by the search engine. Reports and data is provided to help you understand how different pages on your website are appearing in search results. It display the search queries where a page from your website appears in the results and when it is being click. This data can help you improve your older articles, write new content, and formulate a content strategy for your website. Google webmaster tools also allows you to submit XML sitemap of your website, exclude URLs, and help Google display the most important content of your website. It also notifies you if there is a problem with your site which is stopping Google from crawling and indexing your pages.
Below will be the steps to add the links to your Google webmaster tools.
Step 1: Settings -> Traffic
Above will be the textbox we need to fill up later part.
Step 1: Go to Bing Webmaster, register/login
Step 2: Click on ‘My Sites’
Step 3: Key in your website URL and click ‘ADD’ button
Step 4: after click ‘ADD button’, it will display a page to guide you verify your site ownership. There is a meta tag generated, example:
Step 5: Copy and paste the meta tag on the Bing textbox and click ‘Save Setting’
Step 6: Go to the Bing webmaster page and scroll down to the bottom and click ‘Verify’ button. Done!
Step 1: Go to Google Webmaster, register/login
Step 2: Click the ‘Add a property’ red button
Step 3: Key in your URL and click ‘Add’
Step 4: Click on the ‘Alternate methods’, copy the meta tag and paste it at the WordPress Googlebox
Step 5: Save at WordPress by clicking ‘Save Setting”
Step 6: Click ‘Verify’ at Google Webmaster page
Step 7: You will received a successful verified message
Step 1: Go to Yandex Webmaster, register/login
Step 2: Click the ‘+’ add sign
Step 3: Key in your site URL address and click ‘Add’
Step 4: Copy thetag and paste it at WordPress Yandex meta verification textbox
Step 5: Save it at WordPress by clicking ‘Save Setting’
Step 6: Click the ‘Check’ button at Yandex Webmaster site
Step 7: Successful verified and added to Yandex Webmaster
Pinterest Site Verification
Step 1: Go to Pinterest Verification Site, register/login
Step 2: Click on the ‘Confirm your website’ link, and it will bring you to your profile page
Step 3: Scroll down until you see web site confirmation, key in your website and click ‘Confirm website’ button
Step 4: Confirmation message will pop up. Copy thetag and paste it at WordPress site verification and save it, then come back to Pinterest to click the ‘Finish’ button.
Step 5: Save your profile page!
Until now, you are able to successfully add your site to all these search engine webmaster. If you still have any problem, please let me know. I will help you.