how to use sitemap in a website

What are Sitemaps & Why to Use Sitemaps in a Website?

What are Sitemaps & Why to Use Sitemaps in a Website?Sitemaps are used by webmasters to tell search engines about pages on their sites that are available for crawling. To be precise, a Sitemap is an XML file that lists URLs for a site along with additional metadata about each URL (when it was last updated, how often it usually changes, and how important it is, relative to other URLs in the site) so that search engines can more intelligently crawl the site. Web crawlers find out pages from links within the site and from other sites. Sitemaps provide this data to allow crawlers that support Sitemaps to pick up all URLs in the Sitemap and study about those URLs using the associated metadata. Using the Sitemap protocol does not guarantee that web pages are included in search engines, but p...

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