About Blog Sitemap
If you have completed several articles on your blog and want to display them on search engines, our effort is to create a sitemap. This trick is our attempt to make the blog Search Engine Friendly. Then, what is a sitemap and how about for blogspot? You can see it through the explanation google webmaster tools about sitemap. From this article, we can conclude the importance of creating a sitemap on this blogger.
XML Sitemap Blogger
Actually a special blogger sitemap is available automatically with the xml sitemap and Blogger has the format XML sitemap as follows :
XML Sitemap Blogger - https://namablogkamu.blogspot.com/sitemap.xml
Address sitemap it naturally indicates every article, url, image, video, news, even our blog updates. Then the XML sitemap in this blogger that we will use in SEO Off Page is to send it to Webmasters such as Google, Bing, Yandex and other popular search engines.
Google Webmaster Tools
GWT or now become Search Console accept sitemap submissions other than the XML Sitemap above. Namely, the blogger feed address is as follows:
→ Atom 1.0: https://yourblogname.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default
→ RSS 2.0: https://yourblogname.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss
Blogger SEO Tricks for Sitemap
Many Indonesian bloggers are looking for about sitemap in blogger which will be sent to webmaster tools. Here is our review of the sitemap for better SEO.
- 1. What is the best sitemap for webmasters like Google Webmaster?
→ In Google Webmaster Tools the sitemap for bloggers only indicates 1 sitemap, namely the XML Sitemap address above (yourblogname/sitemap.xml).
- 2. When to submit a sitemap to webmaster tools?
→ Sending a sitemap to Google webmaster tool is done once if you already have a page on blogspot, either an archive page or a post. You don’t need to submit periodically to send it to the webmaster.
- 3. What are the rules for sending a sitemap especially in blogger?
→ One of the Atom 1.0 sitemap rules (article and image sitemap) is the number of articles or posts. If you have less than 100 articles or more than that, the blogger sitemap is:
Artikel kurang dari 100 - /atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=100
Artikel lebih dari 100 - /atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=101&max-results=200
Artikel lebih dari 200 - /atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=101&max-results=500
→ Exclusively for RSS 2.0 (video sitemap) is a way for our videos to be read by search engines.
Artikel berisi video dan multimedia lainnya - /feeds/posts/default?alt=rss
- 4. How are the settings in blogger about this sitemap?
→Sitemap settings on blogspot can be found in How to Setting Robots.txt by entering the sitemap’s XML address. These settings are very important and interrelated.
- 5. Does making a Sitemap boost our blog’s SEO?
→ Of course even the most important. Google has recommended creating sitemaps through third parties either manually or via sitemap generator online
- 6. How about other sitemap models?
→ feeds/posts/default?orderby=updated – another blog of mine uses the feed url for a sitemap and the results are satisfactory. Please try it yourself on the blog and wait a month later! Here are the results of submitting a Blogger Sitemap in GWT:
You can send a blogspot sitemap XML ping with a link format like this:
Change blog name a million tricks with the name of your blog and try to visit the link! Finally your sitemap has been sent and you just need to enter it in the webmaster. Share this article with your blogger friends!