How to submit sitemap in Bing search engine? Is the question which you must have to ask to your friends or Google, if you have a website. One thing is clear that without submitting a website in search engines for crawling and indexing, it will not be able to get visitors from search engines. So that it’s your duty as a webmaster to submit sitemap in Bing or and other search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Ask, AOL, Yandex and so on. Today I am going to display how to submit sitemap in Bing search engine. Let’s begin.
Submit Sitemap in Bing:
If you have a website in WordPress, you know lot of plugins are available for search engine optimization, i. e. SEO. Some of them includes Yoast, SEMRush, SEOquake, Google Keyword Planner, Keyword Tools., Open Site Explorer, OutreachPlus, Broken Link Checker, Rel NoFollow Checkbox and others. I want to show you, how to submit sitemap in Bing through Yoast, because I myself have installed Yoast plugin.
Step by Step Guide:
First Login your WordPress Admin page, through entering username and password. Then click SEO plugin button. It will show you a new window in which these tabs will be appeared, general, search appearance, search console, social and premium.
General Tab in Yoast:
Click general tab in SEO, a new page will be opened, there are three tabs it has dashboard, features and webmaster tools. Go to webmaster tools.
In this section there are four hungry text boxes for four different search engines such as Baidu Search Engine, Bing Search Engine, Google and yahoo. These hungry text boxes are asking for verification codes.
As you can see in this image, I myself have submit only Google Search Console, I myself have to submit other search engines too like Bing, Yahoo, Baidu, Yandex and other. You can there are four links here, Baidu Webmaster Tools, Bing Webmaster Tools, Google Search Console and Yandex Webmaster Tools. Click on the Bing webmaster tools, a new page will open with this image.
Add a Site in Bing Sitemap:
You can see my website htttps://howtodecode.com in add a site section, you don’t need to include s with http as I have written https;//, I have write because I have purchased SSL certificate, if you have SSL certification then you must write https://.
After writing website’s name in add a site section, now click on ADD button. After this a new page will open with this image.
Add a Sitemap in Bing Webmaster Tools:
You can see I have already submit my sitemap, before taking screenshot. How could you submit your sitemap as I have? For finding answer of this question you need to go features tab of SEO section of Yoast, as I have mentioned three tabs of Yoast SEO above.
In features tab just scroll down up-to find XML sitemap, just click on the black question mark with XML sitemap. Now click on the link see the XML sitemap, as shown in the image below and get link according to your website.
Question about Traffic:
Now in the image above you can see, after adding sitemap Bing Webmaster Tool will ask about traffic like this.
When do you receive the most traffic to this site for your local time of the day?Bing Webmaster Tools
You can provide time according your analytics, as I have provide from 5 PM to 11 PM. Then Bing Webmaster Tools will ask some personal details, you should submit according to your personal data. Such as your first name, last name, email address, city, state, zip or postal code and country of your residence. At the end it would ask about subscription for daily, weekly or monthly, you can choose as like, and then click on SAVE button.
After clicking on save button, it will process and a new page will open, it will ask for verification of you website or ownership of website.
You should copy code from option 2, contained in content tag, as I have picked, and paste this code as shown in figure and click on verify button.
How to submit sitemap in Bing search engine? I think you have got the question of this question and understand very well. If you have any query feel free to contact with me, I am here to assist you at any time.
At the end if you don’t know more about Yoast SEO Plugin just read this post, I have described lot of things in this post. I hope you will learn more and enjoy. How to install best WordPress SEO Plugin Yoast