Context-sensitive help

    The service lets you get information about pages in the Yandex search database, inform Yandex of new and removed pages, configure indexing, and improve your site's representation in search results

    Add a site

    Site data may contain confidential information. For this reason, Yandex must verify that you have rights to manage the site. More information

    The service promptly warns you if malware or spam is detected on your site. If your site has been infected, review the recommendations for finding and removing malicious code

    Enter the site's region or lack of a region, and the address and phone number of your organization. This will improve the search for your site in various regions

    In order to add a site to Yandex.Webmaster, the server the site resides on must transmit Yandex robots the "200 OK" HTTP status or redirect to a page corresponding to this status

    List of Yandex bots

    My sites

    Site information is only accessible to users who have confirmed their site management rights.

    Registering a site in the service doesn't affect indexing in any way.

    General information

    determines the site's “credibility” by evaluating the quality of links to it from other sites.


    A dramatic change in the number of pages loaded might be related to changes on the site. For example, the site structure or file changed.

    Site structure

    This page shows sections of the site that make up more than 1% of the total number of pages loaded to the Search database.

    When you remove a user section from the site structure, information about it remains in the Search database.

    Check URL

    You can only check a page on a site that .

    In the field marked URL you can enter the full page URL or just the relative path from the site root beginning with “/”.

    It takes 1-2 minutes to collect and process information. As soon as the system is done processing data, the report status switches to “Ready”.

    Inbound links

    Sitemap files

    A Sitemap is a file with information about website pages that are available for indexing. .

    Before adding a new Sitemap file, check it using our .

    If the Sitemap file was changed after it was added to the service, you don't need to remove it and re-add it, since the Yandex bot regularly checks files for changes.

    The bot processes Sitemap files once every two weeks.

    Relocate site

    Mirrors are sites that return the same content when accessed. .

    The main mirror is the site's domain name that is used for indexing and displaying in search results if the site can be accessed at multiple addresses.


    Changes to the region will be checked and will take effect after the search database is updated.

    Site in search

    Search queries

    Letter case of site name

    The letter case of site name doesn't affect its ranking in Search.

    Changes will be checked and will take effect after the search database is updated.


    Analysis of robots.txt

    The Results of analyzing robots.txt section lists all the directives that the bot will follow when indexing the site.

    To check whether specific pages are allowed or disallowed for indexing, enter these pages to the URL list.

    Checking the server response

    Yandex bots use various . To determine which bot accesses your site, check its User-agent in the server logs.




    Security and violations

    Pages available on search

    This section shows the pages visited by the Yandex indexing bot. A page might not be used in search results if it duplicates the content of another page, contains spam or viruses, redirects to another URL, or an error occurred when loading it.

    Excluded pages

    If a page becomes available for indexing, it appears in Search after the bot re-indexes it and the search database is updated.

    Pages visited

    This section shows pages that the Yandex bot visited.