A sitemap is a blueprint for your website that assists search engines in finding, crawling, and indexing all of your website's content. The sitemap also informs Search Engine Bots about which pages on the website are important and which are not.
What is Sitemap
1. HTML sitemap
2. XML sitemap
There are two main types of sitemaps.
Types of Sitemap
HTML Sitemaps are commonly used for human interaction and understanding of a web page's content locations.HTML sitemap may be include as an additional webpage on the website. It is used in the website to give a good experience to its readers.
An XML sitemap lists a website's important pages, ensuring that Google can find and crawl them all, also helping it understand your website structure.
1. Video Sitemap
2. News Sitemap
3. Image Sitemap
There are three additional types of sitemaps
Used specifically to help search engines in better understand your website's video content.
Used specifically to help search engines better find content on Google News-approved websites.
Used specifically to help search engines find all images hosted on your site.