15 Jun

Google Search Console verify domain ownership via DNS record through CPanel

Follow below process in order to verify your domain for google search console through Cpanel, if you are using different tool than cpanel then check your hosting provider.

  1. Go to Google Search Console.
  2. Click ‘Add Property’.
  3. Choose Domain and enter your domain name:Click ‘Continue’, you’ll be redirected to the next step.
  4. Copy the TXT record you’ll get.
  5. Log into your hosting. I’ll be using cPanel as an example as I’m on Gladhoster  hosting.
  6. Find Zone Editor under Domains: MX ZOne Editor
  7. Choose the domain you need to verify in Google Search Console and click ‘Manage’.
  8. Add a record and select TXT as a record type.
  9. Fill in the rest of the fields with the following information:
    • Valid zone name – your domain name
    • TTL – 3600
    • Text – your verification text copied in step 3.
  10. Once you’ve filled in all the fields, click ‘Add record’ to save it.
  11. Go back to Google Search Console and click ‘Verify’.

Don’t worry if your domain will not be verified right away in Search Console. At first, I got this:

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Comments (7)

December 17, 2019 Reply

An interesting discussion is worth comment. I feel that you should write more on this topic, it may not be a taboo subject however usually individuals are not sufficient to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

    Rahat hameed
    April 5, 2020 Reply

    Thank you for your comment. I will be writing such articles in future.

money boy
April 15, 2020 Reply

thanks. i was looking for this.

solution found
July 28, 2020 Reply

I was searching about it for a long time thanks now i got the solution of my problem. Thank you Admin

January 6, 2021 Reply

how can we identify if console already exists can you please help me out as in the zone editor section i have number rows at my panel with TXT record also let me know what should be the outcome in case of duplication.

    Rahat hameed
    February 24, 2021 Reply

    Yes, you can verify your exiting TXT records on below url.

    No issue o duplicated on records, as Cpanel helps to avoid duplication.

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