Google Search Console (Shopify Set-Up)

After you are done setting up Enhanced E-commerce in your Google Analytics, its time to take advantage of another free tool offered by Google: Google Search Console.

PS: If you haven't set-up Enhanced E-commerce in Google Analytics, check it out here.


Step 1: Create GSC Account

Head over to the GSC portal. (Use your Google Analytics email so that it will be easier to manage your logins)

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Step 2: Create GSC Property (Domain)

Key in your domain (on the right) and click continue.

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You should see this screen

Step 3: Shopify Portal, TXT File

Head back to your Shopify Portal. Go under Online Store > Domains.

Select "Manage"

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Select "DNS Settings"

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Add a Custom Record > TXT Record

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Enter "@" as the Name. Head back to the Google Search Console to get the TXT Record and paste it in.

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Step 4: Wait

It will take a few hours to verify. Grab a coffee or Read more post :)

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