How you can submit your blog/website to Google? Anyone want to see his blog in Google search results. So you can list your blog in Google search engine by submitting your blog sitemap to Google. We already discussed about what is sitemap and how to create a sitemap, So i am not going to explain it again.
How to submit Blog Sitemap to Google Webmaster Tool?
Google Webmaster is a tool where you can Submit your website/blog and sitemap. Once you submit your website sitemap, Google will start sending bots to your blog, and start crawling your blog pages and posts. Ok now follow the step by step guide below to Verify your blog in Google and Submit your sitemap.
How to verify your blog to Google Webmaster Tool?
Go to Google Webmaster and login with your Google Account, If you don’t have one you can sign up for free. Once you signed in, click on Add a Site, and type your blog URL and click on Continue. Google will ask you to download a HTML file and upload it to root of your blog.
Now Download the file, by clicking the link as i shown in the screen shot above, Once you downloaded the file Login to FTP of your blog using FTP client or login to cPanel and go to File Manager. Upload that HTML into the public_html directory. Click the Verify button once the html file uploaded. You are DONE! Its time to submit your sitemap to Google Webmaster Tool.
How to submit blog sitemap to Google Webmaster Tool?
Once your Blog/website is verified on Google Webmaster Tool, Click on the Blog from Webmaster Tool >> Go to Crawl >> Click on Sitemaps.
Click on Add/Test Sitemap on Sitemaps page. Type the url to your XML Sitemap.
My Sitemap url is http://www.howupdates.com/sitemap.xml So, i typed just sitemap.xml because the main domain url is available by default. Click on Submit Sitemap now, and you are done. Your sitemap has been submit to the Google.
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