A sitemap is a file that lists all of the pages of a site to tell search engines about the structure of your website.  

Do I Need a Sitemap?

If each of your site's pages are properly linked, most search engines will be able to discover most of the content on your site without the need for a sitemap.  

A sitemap can be helpful if your site meets the following:

  • Your site has a large archive of blog posts that were recently migrated from another domain
  • You frequently post on your blog
  • Your site has a lot of pages that are not linked together

Your Showit Pages Sitemap

Showit automatically generates a sitemap of your Showit pages when you publish your site. You can submit your sitemap to Google Search Console to encourage them to check for new pages on a regular basis.  

Your Showit Sitemap URL

You'll find your sitemap by going to: yourdomain.com/siteinfo.xml

Setup a Sitemap For Your Blog Posts

A blog that is frequently updated can benefit from a sitemap.

You can generate a sitemap file by installing the Yoast SEO plugin.  Once the plugin is activated you can follow their steps for submitting the sitemap file to search engines

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