How to submit Blog to Bing Webmaster Tools

How to submit Blog and sitemap to Bing Webmaster Tools

Submit Blog to Bing Webmaster Tools

Bing Webmaster Tool is powered by the Internet giant Microsoft. In our previous posts we discussed about submitting blogs or websites to search engines like Google, Bing, yahoo etc. Submitting blogs to search engines and webmaster tools is basics in SEO (Search Engine Optimization).

For adding website to Bing webmaster tool, first we must need Microsoft account. If you don’t have any account yet (windows live or hotmail ), you can create on during the submission process.

For adding site to Bing Webmaster toll visit this link >> http://www.bing.com/toolbox/webmaster/

Now sign in with your account or sign up to create a new account. After sign in You can see a field for adding your website URL. Adding blog to Bing Webmaster tool is similar to the steps we did with Google.

bing webmaster tools add url

Enter your blog’s link on the field and click on “ADD” button. Now you have to create sitemap for your site. Unlike Google’s webmaster submission, here you have to add sitemap during the submission process. You can use the same sitemap which submitted on Google, and if you are not created one yet check the following post.

 

bing webmaster tools add sitemap

Add the sitemap URL in the field and click on “ADD” button. Now you have to verify the ownership of your site.There will be 3 various method available for verification. Select the second one, its easy and just need to add the meta tag or verification code to your site.

master tools verify website

Its just like we did on Google Webmaster verification. For blogger users copy the meta tag and paste it under <head> tag in template. WordPress users can use plugins like Yoast SEO for the verification process or directly add meta tag under <head> tag in “header.php” file. If you want detailed steps check the previous post of adding blog to Webmaster Tools which I mentioned above (just avoiding repeating same stuff ).

 

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M S Sujeesh

3 Comments

  1. Thanks for sharing this nice information. I had heard about bing webmaster but never tried it. now i have submitted my site to bing. and looking for how much my site traffic will change. Hope there will be some positive effect.!!

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