Sitemap a collection of web pages of the particular website. It helps search engine to crawl all web pages of the website even though internal link fails. XML Sitemap is necessary for website its main function is to store and lists all links of the website. It guides google to crawl content of the webpages in the website.
How to create XML Sitemap for website
- By online website you can generate sitemap for the website. Click here.
- You can use yoast seo plugin to build dynamic sitemap links for the website.
How to submit a sitemap to google webmaster
- After the completion of XML sitemap generation you can submit the sitemap.xml page to google webmaster by following below steps
- If you want google to fetch sitemap quickly initially you have to create gmail account to signup google webmaster account. Then create webmaster account for your website by submitting domain name after verification add xml sitemap of the website to search engine console.
- To add sitemap just click the crawl button and then go to sitemaps click Add/Test Sitemap button to submit sitemap.xml link of the website.
Finally your xml sitemap is displayed with detail information such as date of submission, no of submitted links, indexed links etc.