Google Webmaster Tool
It helps you to know how Google sees your website.
It is the primary way to Getting in touch in with
Google and webmaster.
By checking the GWT regularly and taking action
according to requirement should able to avoid the
serious damages to your site’s ranking and traffic
To prove that you are an authorized representative of
the site. There are five main methods
The Dashboard gives you an instant view to the
website also gives the messages from Google.
When Google want to tell something to the webmaster here the place
they will communicate.
To inform whether the site is infected with malware or unwanted pages
in the site, also congratulating messages about the ranking.
Here is the whole settings of the Google webmaster tool.
1. Webmaster Tools Preferences
2. Site Settings
Geographic target is used to target the country for the site.
Preferred domain is used to set the URL with or without www.
Crawl rate option allows users to limit the Google’s crawl rate.
3. Change Of Address
To inform Google that the Domain name is changing.
By using 301 redirects the webmaster can redirects the
content from old site to new site.
4.Google Analytics Property
To view the Google Webmaster Tools Data.
To create a Google analytics account.
5. Users and Site Owners
To view the list of permitted users on the account.
To Know about the restricted users and full permission users.
To add new users
6. Verification Details
All the issues found in the verification process can found here.
To know about the verification problems and success.
Used to linking different Google accounts to the
Google webmaster tool account
Here the user/webmaster can see all the structured
data and also see the structured data type.
Data highlighter allows you to help Google to identify the
structured data without any code.
It gives you the option to tag pages and publish it to Google
The information from Google webmaster tool, about the
meta data on the website.
As title and description should be unique for each page of
If you want to remove a page from your site. Enter the
URL that you want to remove and follow the simple
Google webmaster shows the number of errors.
Lists the pages have errors.
Shows the graph of gradual changes in those errors.
Gives you an idea about the crawling speed of the website
per day and kilobytes downloaded per day.
Fetch as Google
Used to know about how Google viewing the website.
To verify that the Google crawlers see the pages according
to webmasters wish.
To retrieve all the information about the submitted
To add a sitemap and for testing sitemap.
List of information that Google has detected any malware on the website.
The review of the malware affected and fixing is available in this tool by
clicking “Request a review” button