Tutorial: How to submit a sitemap to the Google Search Console

Submitting your sitemap to search engines is a great way to ensure that your website’s pages are being properly indexed.

By submitting your sitemap, you are telling the search engine exactly which pages on your site should be crawled and indexed.

Here are instructions for how to submit a sitemap to the Google Search Console:

  1. Login to your Google Search Console account.
  2. Select the website that you want to submit a sitemap for.
  3. Click on the “Sitemaps” link in the left-hand sidebar.
  4. Enter the URL of your sitemap in the box provided and click “Submit”.

The most common sitemap URL is: www.yourwebsiteURL.com/sitemap.xml
So you would only need to add sitemap.xml in the box.

You might also be interested in: How to submit pages and blog posts to the Google Search Console.

The benefits of submitting a sitemap

There are many benefits to submitting a sitemap to search engines.

Perhaps the most obvious benefit is that it helps to ensure that your pages are being properly indexed. This is important because if your pages are not being indexed, then they will not show up in search results, and people will not be able to find your website.

In addition, submitting a sitemap can help to improve your website’s ranking in search results. This is because when you submit a sitemap, you are effectively telling the search engine what pages on your site are most important. As a result, the search engine will be more likely to rank those pages higher in its results.

Finally, submitting a sitemap can help to increase the traffic coming to your website. This is because when your pages are properly indexed, they are more likely to show up in search results, and people are more likely to click on them.

In conclusion, submitting a sitemap to search engines is a great way to ensure that your website’s pages are being properly indexed and ranked. It is also a good way to increase the traffic coming to your website. If you have not already done so, I strongly encourage you to submit a sitemap for your website today.

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