Google Webmaster Tools - Settings
See below for screenshot and explanation of Settings which is a category within webmaster tools
Here are the Google webmaster tools categories as they look when you are logged in (left).
Below is the same structure with clickable links which go to a Hard Web webpage with a screenshot of what is on that webmaster tools category page (in my own webmaster tools account).
- Site Configuration
- Your site on the web
- +1 Metrics
Webmaster tools - Site Configuration - Settings
This tool allows you to set a Geographic target (country) which is nice.
Also to set your preferred domain but you still need to do canonical links (new window) in my opinion.
Also you can set the crawl rate here, which I generally don't touch and leave at the Google default.
Help for the Site Configuration master category within Webmaster Tools (new window).
Here is Webmaster tools help on Geotargeting, Preferred domain, Crawl rate (new windows).
Here is a screenshot of what the "Settings" category looks like in Webmaster tools (below).
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If this page is not helping then you must go to the fount...Google Webmaster Tools Help (new window).
Also click to signup to get your own Webmaster tools account (new window).
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