How to add an XML sitemap to webmaster panel
Of course, sanctions or pessimization does not occur in the absence of a card, but remember that the machine may not work correctly, not detect a number of documents. The file is created in XML format by itself and stored in the root folder. Sometimes they also create similar maps for the convenience of users of the site.
XML sitemap for Google
Please note: you need to not only add a sitemap to Google Search Console but also duplicate the link to it in the root robots.txt file.
Among the main recommendations related to the map, you should consider:
For Google, the algorithm will be as follows:
- if you are using an old version of the console, you can test it before loading the map;
- specify the path to XML by going to "Sitemaps" in the left menu;
- expect confirmation and follow the status shown in the table on the same page.
This article is a part of Serpstat's Checklist tool
|Try Checklist now|
Learn how to get the most out of Serpstat
Want to get a personal demo, trial period or bunch of successful use cases?
Send a request and our expert will contact you ;)
Cases, lifehacks, researches and useful articles
Don’t you have time to follow the news? No worries!
Our editor Stacy will choose articles that will definitely help you with your work. Join our cozy community :)