How to generate a sitemap and submit to search engines for SEO

Case

When running SEO optimization and website re-design, it is crucial to have an updated website sitemap. A sitemap is an text file which provides a hierarchy of all site static pages and resources in such a way that they can be read and consumed by search engine crawler bots.

Sitemaps can support the following formats:

Solution

The following solutions are available for automatically creating a website sitemap:

Ensure that you submit your sitemap to all major search engines including the following:

Refer to the following articles on how to generate and submit your sitemap to search engines:

  1. Google – https://developers.google.com/search/docs/advanced/sitemaps/build-sitemap
  2. Bing – https://www.bing.com/webmasters/help/sitemaps-3b5cf6ed
  3. Yandex – https://aioseo.com/docs/submitting-a-sitemap-to-yandex/
  4. Baidu – Coming soon
  5. Qmamu – Coming soon
  6. Yahoo – Coming soon
  7. Duckduckgo – Coming soon
  8. Ask.com – Coming soon

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