How to add a user to Google Webmaster Tools

Updated: July 2013

Another important data source your SEO consultant will need is Google Webmaster Tools. To add a user, please follow these instructions.

  1. Sign in to Google Webmaster Tools: www.google.com/webmasters/tools/
  2. Select which site you wish to add a user to. Note: you must be the account owner (not a user) to proceed.

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  3. Click the gear icon in the upper right and select Users and Site Owners

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  4. In the upper right, click Add a New User

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  5. Enter erik.baeumlisberger@gmail.com (or the email address of your SEO consultant) in the User email box and change Persmission to Full.

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  6. Click Add