Discover how sitemap generators work, learn how to use them and discover why sitemaps are so incredibly essential for the search engines.
A sitemap is a special file which includes an index of all pages on a particular website. It enables both visitors and search engines to find content faster and easier, so it will boost the success of any website. When visitors are searching for a particular page, the sitemap will help them to discover it and the improved user experience increases the likelihood for them to come back to the website later on or to recommend it to other people. Search engines also look for a sitemap on each and every website they crawl since this type of a file enables them to index the content better and to keep track of modifications on various webpages which will later be shown in the search results, thus a sitemap can raise the ranking of a particular site. Considering the fact that the number of Internet sites keeps rising on a daily basis, having a sitemap is essential if you'd like your website to be more successful.
SiteMap Generator in Shared Web Hosting
If you host your Internet sites in a shared web hosting
account from our firm, you'll have a really easy-to-use sitemap generator at your disposal. The tool can be accessed from the Hepsia Control Panel and it'll allow you to choose any of your domains or subdomains, so the sitemap file will be generated in the website directory where you want it. The straightforward interface will allow you to select the total number of links that need to be indexed and how deep the indexing has to go. As a more advanced function, you could also select the file extensions that have to be included in the sitemap - you could use the standard ones which include all most common extensions an Internet site uses for example php, html, etcetera, however in case your website contains more diverse content, you'll be able to enter or delete an extension before you create the sitemap for a particular site.
SiteMap Generator in VPS Web Hosting
In case you decide to host your websites on a virtual private server
with our Hepsia Control Panel, you will be able to create a sitemap for any of them effortlessly via the sitemap generator which we've included in Hepsia. The software tool has an uncomplicated interface and makes an XML file which is the best format for search engines. It will enable you to pick the domain or subdomain where your sitemap should be and will place the file within the selected folder automatically. Before the sitemap is generated, you shall be able to select how many levels of links should be followed through your internet pages, how many total links should be included and what extensions should be indexed. The last option will allow you to individualize the sitemap better as you will be able to select only certain file types to be present, which will bring into focus for website visitors and search engines specific content and not standard web pages.
SiteMap Generator in Dedicated Servers Hosting
In case you get a dedicated server
from our firm and it is set up with the in-house made Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you will get a very user-friendly sitemap generator that will enable you to generate a sitemap for each and every site hosted on the server within seconds. The point-and-click user interface will enable you to choose the overall number of links that our system has to crawl and how many levels deep the links have to be followed through the webpages, so that you'll be able to choose how detailed the sitemap will be. You could also add custom file extensions in addition to the standard webpage ones and / or to remove each of the latter to customize the sitemap even more. The last option will be very convenient in case you want particular content that is not usually a part of a website to be available on the sitemap, so certain files shall be indexed better by search engines.