How to find Bing site verification code


How to find Bing site verification codeSome updates in your website can cause the site verification HTML meta tags to be deleted .In such case you have to retrieve those codes from webmaster tools such as google webmaster and Bing webmaster . However , Sometimes finding these site verification code is a challenge . Sometimes its so simple people miss it just because of that . Retrieving the Bing site verification have changed with the platform updates . Here is how to find your site verification code from Bing webmaster tools .

How to find The Site Verification Code

Retrieving Bing Site Verification Code

Retrieving Bing Site Verification Code

•  Go to Bing Webmasters tool page .

• Sign in to your account .

• To the top right side of the window there is a drop down menu . Click on it .

• The list of URLs associated with your account will appear . Click on the three dots that in front of the property that you wants the verification code of .

• A pop-up window will appear showing your site verification HTML meta tag.

How to Add Bing Site verification code to the Website

There are many methods .It depends on the type of website or platform you are using to host your website .Generally the meta tag code for site verification should be placed between the <head> </head> tags of your website .

WordPress ( Manual Method )

WordPreess Bing Site Verification Manual Adding

Bing Site Verification Manual Adding

• Login to your WordPress dashboard .

• Click on Appearance and click on Theme Editor .

• Scroll down the left panel and select ” Theme Header (header.php)”  .

• Paste the HTML code below “<head> tag , But , Before the</head> tag .

• Click on Update File button .

WordPress ( VIA plugin )

WordPress Bing site verification by Plugin

WordPress Bing site verification by Plugin

• Login to your WordPress dashboard .

• Click on “Plugins” and click on “Add New”.

• In the search bar type “Insert Header” and click on search icon.

• Install any “Insert Header” plugin . Eg – Plugin by WPBeginner .

• Once installed , Click on “Activate” .

• If you installed the plugin by WPBeginner . Click on “Settings” and select “Insert Headers and Footers” .

• Paste the HTML site verification meta tag on the “Scripts in Header” text field . Then , Click on “Save” .

WordPress ( VIA SEO plugin )

WordPress Bing Site Verification Using SEO plugin

WordPress Bing Site Verification Using SEO plugin

Here is how to add the Bing site verification code in Yost SEO plugin . You can figure out how to do it on other SEO plugins too .

• Login to your WordPress dashboard .

• Click on SEO on the right panel .

• Click on “WebMasters tools” tab .

• Paste the Bing verification code (The code after “Content =” in your HTML meta tag .) without quotes in the Bing Verification Code text input field .

• Click on “Save Changes” .

Blogger

Bing Site verification in blogger

Bing Site verification in blogger

• Login to your Blogger account .

• Click on “Theme” . Then click on the drop down button next to “Custom” or click on “Edit HTML” .

• Find the <head> tag and past the Bing site verification code below it.

• Click on “Save” button (Floppy Disk Icon) top left .

WIX

Follow This tutorial to add the meta tags to your website if you are using WIX platform .

Conclusion – How to Find Bing Site Verification Code

 

ConclutionAs Bing Webmasters tool updates some features will also relocated . The method to find the site verification is also changes time to time . This is he 2022 version of how to find or retrieve site verification code . Yes , This method can also be changed in the future . Comparing to other search engines ,The method to get back your site verification code  is very simple in Bing Web Master tools . Once got the verification code you have to place it between the <head> </head> tags of your website . Depend on the website you are using adding the HTML meta tags for site verification changes .