Bing Webmaster Verification

In order to verify your site with Bing Webmaster Tools you will first have to sign in to Bing with any Microsoft account.

Bing Webmaster Tools homepage

Bing Webmaster Tools homepage

Once you have signed in you will be taken to the Dashboard for Bing Webmaster Tools.  Now click the Add Your Site box in the center of the page.

Add your site to Bing Webmaster Tools

Add your site to Bing Webmaster Tools

You will have to enter some information about your site and then you’ll be taken to a page with a meta tag to copy.  Only copy what is circled in the screenshot below, you don’t need the entire tag.

Leave this page open, you will be coming back to it to verify your site.

Bing Webmaster Tools meta tag

Bing Webmaster Tools meta tag

Once you’ve copied that meta tag, go back to your WordPress site and paste it into the Bing Webmaster Verification field on the General Settings screen of All in One SEO Pack, then scroll to the top or bottom of the page and click Update Options.

Webmaster Verification box in All in One SEO Pack

Webmaster Verification box in All in One SEO Pack

Now, go back to the Bing Webmaster Tools page that you got the code from and click Verify.

Verify your site ownership with Bing Webmaster Tools

Verify your site ownership with Bing Webmaster Tools

That’s it!  You should now be taken to a dashboard where you can access all the Webmaster Tools that Bing offers.

Useful Links

  1. Bing Webmaster Tools
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