Understand how sitemap generators work, find out how to make use of them and find out why sitemaps are really important for the search engines.
A sitemap is a special file that features a short list of all the webpages on a given Internet site. It allows both visitors and search engines to find content faster and easier, so it can boost the popularity of every site. If visitors are trying to find a particular webpage, the sitemap will help them to locate it and the improved user experience increases the possibility for them to revisit this Internet site afterwards or to recommend it to other people. Search engines also search for a sitemap on every site they crawl because such a file enables them to index the site content better and to monitor modifications on various pages that will later be displayed in the search results, thus a sitemap can raise the ranking of a specific website. Considering the fact that the amount of websites keeps increasing on a daily basis, having a sitemap is vital if you want your Internet site to be more successful.
SiteMap Generator in Shared Web Hosting
In case you host your sites in a shared web hosting
account from our company, you'll have a very intuitive sitemap generator at your disposal. This software tool can be accessed through the Hepsia Control Panel and it'll permit 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 choose the overall number of links that need to be indexed and how deep the indexing should go. As a more advanced feature, you can even choose the file extensions that should be included within the sitemap - you can use the default ones that include all most common extensions an Internet site uses such as php, html, etcetera, but in case your website includes more diverse content, you will be able to enter or delete an extension before you generate the sitemap for a particular website.
SiteMap Generator in Semi-dedicated Servers
The Hepsia Control Panel which comes with all of our semi-dedicated server
solutions includes a sitemap generator that is very easy to use. The point-and-click interface enables you to make a sitemap for each and every site accommodated within the account effortlessly even in case you have no previous experience, so you can have a search engine friendly sitemap very quickly. You will be able to select how many links will be included and how many levels down your web pages these links will follow, so it's up to you how detailed the sitemap shall be. In case you offer unique content, you'll also be able to add any file extension present on the Internet site and if needed, to remove extensions from the default ones. This way you can generate a completely customizable sitemap that will fulfill your specific requirements in terms of what exactly it has to include.
SiteMap Generator in VPS Servers
If you decide to host your Internet sites on a VPS server
with our Hepsia Control Panel, you shall be able to generate a sitemap for each of them effortlessly via the sitemap generator which we've incorporated into Hepsia. The instrument has a simple interface and makes an XML file which is the proper format for search engines. It will enable you to choose the domain or subdomain where your sitemap should be and will place the file inside the selected folder automatically. Before the sitemap is generated, you will be able to select how many levels of links should be followed through your pages, how many total links should be included and what kind of extensions should be indexed. The last option will enable you to personalize the sitemap better because you will be able to pick only certain file types to be present, which will bring into focus for site visitors and search engines certain content and not standard webpages.
SiteMap Generator in Dedicated Servers
The Hepsia hosting Control Panel which is available with our dedicated server
plans comes with a built-in sitemap generator that will permit you to build a search engine friendly sitemap with just a few clicks for any website hosted on your server. The instrument has a very easy-to-use interface and allows you to pick several options for the sitemap - the depth of the links the generator needs to follow through the pages, the maximum number of links that need to be crawled, and exactly what file extensions to be included. With the latter option, you can add and remove extensions freely, so you will be able to select what content to be included in the sitemap. This way, you could remove certain content and add any custom files that you may have on the Internet site and you may want to be included for site visitors and search engines.