In this post, I’ll Explain to you that how can you  Submit Sitemap to Google Search Console and improve your search ranking. This tutorial contains the full guide to submit the Sitemap to Google and request to Index your Website to Google. In this tutorial, I’m using a WordPress site, but in your case, there may be a different Website but the procedure will be almost the same.

What is Sitemap?

A sitemap is the list of all the pages and links of a Website. or in other words, sitemap is a file where you can list the web pages of your site to tell Google and other search engines about the organization of your site content. Search engine web crawlers like Googlebot read this file to more intelligently crawl your site.

Submit Sitemap to Google

Before generate the sitemap and submit it to the Google Search Console, you have to verify to the Google that you are the Owner of this Website. So follow the following steps to verify your website with the Google Search Console

How to Verify Your Website with Google Search Console?

Step 1:- Go to the Google search Console and sign in with the Email id

Its recommended that your Email id should be as similar to the Name of your Website. if you have not, then create a gmail id as same as the name of your website

Step 2:- Now enter your website URL and click on Add A PROPERTY

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 3:- Now to complete the verification process, Download the HTML verification file and upload it to the root directory of your website.

By default, the root directory of any website is the public_html folder.To upload this HTML verification file, Login to your Cpanel and follow the steps

Step 4:- Now login to Cpanel and click on the File Manager as

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 5:- Now Navigate to the public_html folder of your Website as

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 6:- Now click on the Upload button in the dashboard to start the Uploading process

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 7:- After the Upload of the HTML verification file has been completed, then Go to the Google Search Console page and click on the link provided by the Google and then click on Verify to complete the Process

Submit Sitemap to Google

After the successful verification process, you will see. Congratulations, you have successfully verified your ownership of (Your website URL)

How to Generate Sitemap for Your website?

Step 1:- Go to XML Sitemap Generator and enter the URL of your website, Click on Start button to start the process as

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 2:- After that, click on view sitemap details and download your Sitemap as

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 3:- Now upload your Sitemap in the public_html folder of your website.

As we already familiar to that how to upload any file into the public_html folder of website. The Generated sitemap file will be sitemap.xml

Google Search Console

How to submit Sitemap to Google Search Console?

Step 1:- Goto the Google Search Console and then click on the Sitemaps >> as

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 2:- Now click on Add/Test Sitemap and then type the Name of Your Sitemap file and then click on submit button

Submit Sitemap to Google

Step 3:- Now wait few days so that Googlebot will crawl your Website and Your Website will be automatically Indexed to the Google.

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Rajesh Ranjan

I'm a tech enthusiast currently pursuing B.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering. trying to make things as simple as possible


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