How do I add Google DNS verification to my domain name?

This article will explain how you can verify your domain name with Google's webmaster tools using your DNS.

Google Webmasters Control panel

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Click on the Add a site... button.

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Type in the Domain name and click on the Continue button.


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Select Alternative methods from the Verify ownership section and then choose Domain name provider.

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Select 123Reg from the drop down list to display the verification code.



123-reg Control panel

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Login to your 123-reg control panel.

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In the Domain names section, select the relevant domain name in the drop-down list and click on the Manage button.

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Click on the Manage DNS option.

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Scroll down to the Advanced Domain Settings section and click on the Manage DNS (A, MX, CNAME, TXT) link.

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From the Advanced DNS tab.

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Select TXT/SPF from the Type drop down list in the Add new entry section.

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In the Hostname field enter @.

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In the Destination TXT/SPF field enter the record you have been provided with by Google.

For example: google-site-verification=uwvZ73hy7s0aScEc60SkGOukywfzupXroS8hy6itXno

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Click on the Add new entry button to save the new record.

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