Bing Webmaster Tools Registration Process: Bing is one of the famous search engine from the Microsoft. It is used by billions of users worldwide. Bing has the same functionality like Google.
You would be required to register your domain in Bing Webmater Tools, If you wish to double your Website/Blog traffic. The functionality is similar to Google Webmaster Tools and it has very powerful and quick crawling and indexing capability of your post, images and pages of your website and Blog.
Bing Webmaster Tools Registration Process
You would be required a Microsoft email account to proceed Bing Webmaster tools registration. Sign Up for new account or else follow the below steps
Steps 1: Click on the below link:
Steps 2: Click on Sign In button
Steps 3: Enter your Microsoft Emails Id and click on Next button
Steps 4: Enter Password and click on Sign In Button
Page will be redirected to Bing Webmaster – My Site Page
Steps 5: Enter Website URL in Add a Site text box and click on Add button next to it
Page will be redirected to Bing Webmaster – ABOUT MY WEBSITE
Steps 6: Enter Sitemap in Add a Sitemap text box and click on Add button
If below fiels are showing on ABOUT MY WEBSITE page then Enter All the mandatory details and click on Save button
Add a sitemap: Enter the path/URL of your sitemap
When do you receive the most traffic to this site for your local time of the day?: Select the time when you received more traffic on your website
First Name *: Your first name
Last Name *: Your last name
Job role: Publisher
Company or organization Name *: Enter your company or organization name or enter individual
Company or organization size *: Enter the size of your company/organization or enter 1
Industry: Select the industry from drop-down list as per your blog/website
Contact phone: your contact number
City: your city name
State/Province: your State/Province name
Zip/Postal code: Your postal code
Country or region *: Your contrary name
I am an agency, not a site owner: Check/Uncheck as per your preference
Yes, I would like to receive Bing Webmaster communication: Check/Uncheck as per your preference
How often would you like to receive messages about your site(s)’ issues?: Select the radio group as per your preference
ALERT PREFERENCE: Check all the check boxes
Page will be redirected to Bing Webmaster – Verify ownership. Verify ownership page will be displaying 3 options. Request you to select the 2nd option (Copy and paste a <meta> tag in your default webpage) which is very easy to authenticate. Copy the code as showing in the below image and Keep the page open and follow the next step.
Steps 7: Log in into your WordPress Dashboard and navigate the below path
Appearance -> Editor -> Header.php
Steps 8: Paste the code below <head> section and click on Update File button
<!DOCTYPE html> <html <?php language_attributes(); ?>> <head> <!--[if IE]> <meta name="msvalidate.01" content="95A8827C2A71111G2BKA8EDD3D5DA44F" />
Steps 9: Come back to Verify ownership page again and click on Verify button
After verifying the ownership it takes 1-2 days of time to start crawling and indexing the pages and images from our website and blog.
Bing Webmaster Tools URL Submission
Now you would be required to submit the URLs on Bing webmaster tools. Collect all the URLs from your website/blog including pages and post and follow the below steps.
Log in into your Bing webmaster tools
Navigate Configure My Site -> Submit URLs
Submit all the URLs from your website/blog. You can submit 50 submission per month at a pace of 10 per day.
Do the same process for Fatch as Bingbot
Navigate Diagnostics & Tools -> Fatch as Bingbot
Submit all the URLs one-by-one and click on Fetch button.
Don’t forget to submit your URLs when you publish a post or page next time