How to add code to head tag in wordpress ?

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How to add code to head tag in wordpress ?
How to add code to head tag in wordpress ?

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Guide: How to Edit Head Tag in WordPress

Open your WordPress Website Dashboard

or login not already – you can login to wordpress by placing /wp-login.php behind your website url.

Example: mrvirk.com/wp-login.php

Now, we need to Edit – header.php file. Follow the steps below to find your header.php file.

1- Dashboard

2- Hover over – Appearance

3- Click Editor.

how to add code to head tag in wordpress

4- Now an Editor Opens – Listing Several files

5- Find and Choose header.php file
or skip steps 1 to 5 and instead place /wp-admin/theme-editor.php?file=header.php behind your domain/website url, this url will open header.php file in editor

Example: mrvirk.com/wp-admin/theme-editor.php?file=header.php

Towards the top of the file you will see <head> tags

Example:

How to add code to head tag in wordpress ?
Head Tag

<head> (opening tag)

some lines of code

</head> (closing tag)

Add your code just above the closing head tag.

Save/Update the file.


Note: This method can be used to add – Google analytics code, Google Webmasters, Yahoo Dot Tag, To enable Adsense Page level Ads, Facebook Pixel, or any other script code to your wordpress website.

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