Add Google Webmaster Tools to Ghost
- Sign into webmaster.google.com.
- Click on "Add a Site" in the top right corner and insert the URL of your blog.
- There are a few different options, but the easiest way is to verify with your Google Analytics account. If you already have Analytics inserted in your theme, then you should be able to just hit "Verify" and be done. If you do not have Analytics already and would like it, check out this post or you can use the
- If you used the
html tagoption, you will see that it gave you a code that we need to insert into the site.
Now, we need to insert this html into our
default.hbsfile located in our themes folder. Open up
default.hbsin any text editor. We will be using Casper's setup.
- Just before
</head>, we want to insert that html that Google gave us
- Restart Ghost
- Click on "Verify" in Google Webmaster
Thats it! You have added Google Webmaster to your blog.
Check our our next section on how to add or change your favicon!