How To Claim Or Verify Your Blog or Site On Alexa

Previously, i made a tutorial post on how to add alexa widget to your blogger or wordpress blog and in the post, i explained all you need to know about alexa. Alexa Internet, Inc. is a California-based company founded by Brewster Kahle, Bruce Gilliat that provides commercial web traffic data and analytics.

Alexa Internet is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alexa Founded as an independent company in 1996, Alexa was acquired by Amazon in 1999. The main aim of alexa is to help you rank and show the analytics of a website or blog :
  1. Traffic 
  2. Bounce Rate
  3. Daily Pageviews per Visitor
  4. Daily Time on Site

Verifying your site on alexa works same way you verify your website or blog on Google & Bing Webmasters Tools. 


Go to and ceate an account with alexa. (Already have an account? you can sign in and update your profile.

Once you are signed in, click the "Add a site" and choose a free plan from all shown plan and register for the free plan 

Enter the url of your blog or website. 

Now, you have to verify your site or blog by uploading a file to your blog template or by placing an "ID Code" beneath your blog or site theme. 

Adding Alexa ID Code To Blogger Theme 

Step 1 : Select and copy the verification ID Code
Step 2 : Sign in your Blogger Dashboar
Step 3 : In the left menu, click "Theme" >> "Edit HTML" >>.
Step 4 : Perform a search on the theme editors page by clicking "CTRL + F" on your keyboard to pop up a search rectangular box.
Step 5 : In the search box that pops up, input this opening/beginning head tag code <head> and tap "Enter" in your pc to sesrch for the head opening tag code. 
Step 6 : Paste the verification id below the <head> code,
Step 7 : Finally "Save Theme".

Now go back to the Alexa page (Where you copied ID Verification Code" and click on "Verify my ID". Successfully, your blog is verified by alexa. Alexa will start generating free genuine traffics to your site. 

I hope this helps?