This is a simple tool that helps you provide the site verification code and file generator for any service that needs to verify the site
via a comment / meta in the head section or via a file URL.
This is a generic site certification tool.
To use it, just add the plug-in and turn it on as needed.
You will no longer need to FTP a file to the site root or add extra tags to the header.php in the template to enable your site to be verified by third-party services.
Google webmaster tool needs a file called googleXXXXXXXXXXXXX.html with no contents.
<meta name=”google-site-verification” content=”XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX” /> in the HTML head,
Without this plugin, you would have to create a file and FTP it to your server or edit your template. With the plugin, you can generate the verification method needed automatically via the control panel.
Similarly, Trustwave SSL wants a file called cert.html with the contents of
“Trustwave SSL Validation Page”
- Upload the
wp-site-verification-toolfolder to the
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
- The tool is found in tools => Site Verification
I will look at all pull requests. Please submit them here: https://github.com/pbearne/wp-site-verification-tool
Contributors and Developers
“WP Site Verification tool” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
Change the singleton to use self not static to support earlier PHP versions
1.0.1 to 1.0.3
Added translation POT
getting deploy script and assest to SVN from git
First version –
Thanks to Chris Ross for the code review