How to claim Your site on alexa


Alexa is leading site on website rank calculating. It ranked every website by measuring website popularity and many more factors. It updates every website ranks on daily basis. Low alexa ranks mean it attract advertisers. In simple mean it helps you earn more. In the web there are many tips and tricks on how to improve alexa rank. But before read those posts first claim your site on alexa; it definitely helps you to improve your website alexa rank.

How to claim your site on alexa ?

In new alexa interference alexa include some new features and remove some features. It’s completely different from old. Here I am going to show how to claim your site on new updated alexa.

First Go to

At the top right side press on Create an account button

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After create an account open this link in new tab –

Add your website URL click on Continue.

Now it will show you three methods to verify your site on alexa –

Method 1- Upload an alexa verification file on your website root directory.

Method 2 – Add an alexa verification ID to your homepage

Method 3 – Only available in alexa Pro.

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Method 1- This verification process is best for word press users. Click on Method 1 option download your alexa verification file. Now go your website cPanel >> File manager >> public_html upload that download file. Press Verify the file on your website button. Then they will show your site is successfully claimed.

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Method 2 – This is the best method for blogger users as well as word press users.

For blogger Users – login blogger account >> dashboard >> template >> Edit HTML

Using CTRL+F find <head> code. Paste your alexa verification ID just below founded code.

Click on save changes. In alexa click on verify my ID. Now your site is successfully claimed.

For word press users – Login word press account >> dashboard >> appearance >> editor

Now in headed.php find <head> code and paste your alexa verification ID below <head> code. Click on Update button. In alexa click on verify my ID.

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There is another simplest method for word press users. In WordPress SEO by Yoast plugin have inbuilt feature where you can directly add your alexa verification ID to verify your website on alexa.

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8 thoughts on “How to claim Your site on alexa”

  1. Questions:

    1. When you claim your site, does it at all help lower your Alexa rank?

    2. If you do step number 1 when you claim your site, do you need to always keep the Alexa file in your root folder, or should I delete it?

    Many thanks.

    1. 1. Yeah its help to lower your alexa rank.
      2. Don’t remove alexa tracking code even after claim, otherwise you have to claim your site again.
      Thanks Len for your comment. keep visiting here 🙂

  2. I do accept as true with all the ideas you have offered in your post. They are really convincing and can certainly work. Still, the posts are too brief for starters. May just you please extend them a bit from subsequent time? Thanks for the post.

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