Submit Complete Sitemap to Google for Better Search Engine Optimization(SEO)

What is Sitemap?

in simple language sitemap is text file from your website that contain all URL from your website.If any website contain sitemap,it will get fast indexed as compared to non sitemap containing website.

Sitemap helps your blog more crawlable from search engines and to drive more organic traffic from search engine quickly.

Submitted sitemap for my blog: Ehowportal.com
Submitted sitemap for my blog: Ehowportal.com

This is example image of submitted sitemap for my website.It is WordPress based website and I am using SEO by Yoast WordPress plugin.It helps me to generate sitemap for my blog.You can also use various WordPress plugins like Google XML Sitemaps, xml sitemap to generate your wordpress sitemap automatically.

Say this is my blog : http://www.ehowportal.com

So It's XML sitemap can be found at http://www.ehowportal.com/sitemap_index.xml

How to Create Sitemap for Blog

If you are blogspot blog owner,you can generate your blog's sitemap from Labnol Sitemap Generator.

its simple tool, just add your URL there and get your blog's sitemap generated automatically.

Submit a Complete Sitemap of your Blogger Blog to Google for Better Indexing
Submit a Complete Sitemap of your Blogger Blog to Google for Better Indexing

How to Generate Sitemap?

How to Create Sitemap with Xml-sitemaps.com

1.Enter your full website URL and some optional parameters in the form below.

2.Press 'Start' button and wait until the site is completely crawled. Y

3.ou will be redirected to the generated sitemap details page, including number of pages, broken links list, XML file content and link to a sitemap file.

4.Download the sitemap file using that link and put it into the domain root folder of your site. Go to your Google Webmaster account and add your sitemap URL.

How to Generate Sitemap using web-site-map.com

1. Enter your site URL.

2. Add security code, change frequency of updation.

3.Fill up the details like Page priority,Session info removal, Last modified date.Its optional, you can also skip this steps.


How to Generate Sitemap using web-site-map.com

How to Generate Sitemap using web-site-map.com
How to Generate Sitemap using web-site-map.com

It is simple and easy to use tool,where you just have to type your blog address and hit the button that says create blogger sitemap.It will automatically generate your blogger's blog sitemap for Google, Bing & for Yahoo.

For Google,you need to submit your sitemap manually at Google Webmaster Tool.You can add atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500 just after your blog URL and submit it to Google Webmaster tool.

For submitting your sitemap to Bing and Yahoo,just click on the link provided there.Your sitemap will automatically submitted to Bing and Yahoo.

After submitting your sitemap to Google webmaster tool,you will see clock like icon there.Wait for the green colored tickmark.It will say success and show green colored tickmark once after successfully submitting sitemap to Google Webmaster tool.

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Ileane 4 years ago from Philadelphia, PA

The sitemap for Blogger has always been an issue. I got the URL from someone else before, but this is the first time I saw the sitemap generator from Labnol. Thanks so much for sharing this one!


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bkgroup 4 years ago from India Author

I am using labnol sitemap generator on my blog and it really helpful.

Thanks for comment.


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Esrom Art 4 years ago from Indonesia

It try this (as you wrote above): atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500

but it did not work / error.

I do not know why?


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Brie Hoffman 2 years ago from Manhattan

Can we put a site map on our hubpage site?

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