How To Create A Sitemap For Blogger Blogspot – Learn Step By Step

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There are many bloggers, who are using blogger.com. Some of them want to learn that How to make a blog on blogger.com. If you are a new and want to create your own blog on blogger.com. Just go on below link.

How to create a Blog on Blogger.com

What is the sitemap and what is the use of it?

A sitemap is like a Directory where stores all existing pages of your Website or blog. A Sitemap helps search engines (Google, Bing, Yahoo & MSN) to crawl your Site’s pages and this process makes it easier and faster for them. After crawling Search engines index your website.

If you have not created a sitemap, yet your website will be crawled and indexed by search engines but it will take time to crawling & indexing your blog.

Okay, It’s time to setup sitemap for your blogger (blogspot) –

Setup Blogger Sitemap – Normally bloggers generate sitemap by using the RSS or Atom feed and for it, we use a structure. These structures will help you to create a sitemap for blogger.

By using this structure you can create a sitemap for blogger (blogspot) using Default URL(/atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500) .

How to create Sitemap for Blogger –

(i) http://yourblogname.blogspot.com/atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500

OR

(ii) http://yourblogname.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?orderby=UPDATED

By Using this you can create a sitemap for blogger. Once, you have created a sitemap. Just tell Search Engines about your sitemap so that Bots can know your site structure. There are two ways to tell search engines about sitemap

(i) Showing your sitemap in robots.txt file (ii) Add your Sitemap on Webmaster Tools

How to add Sitemap in Blogger.com Website –

Login Blogger.com
Go to Setting >> Search Preference
Find Custom robots.txt then Press Yes to enable custom robots.txt content.
Then Put here your Sitemap URL same as

Add sitemap blogger blogspot in robots.txt

  • Then Click on Save changes.

Now, whenever search engines will crawl your site they will access your Blogger sitemap from robots.txt file

Add Sitemap on Google Webmaster Tool –

Now, It’s time to add blogger sitemap in Google Webmaster Tools.

  • Login Google Webmaster Tools (https://www.google.com/webmasters/)

Submit Blogger Blogspot Sitemap on Google webmaster Tools

  • Find Crawl and Click on it, then click on Sitemap
  • As you click on Sitemap you will see ADD/TEST SITEMAP
  • Just give one click ADD/TEST SITEMAP and add /atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500
  • Then Click on Submit Button.

Now, You have submitted your Blogger Sitemap on Google Webmaster Tools successfully.

How to add Sitemap in WordPress

Conclusion: If you follow these steps to add sitemap on blogger (blogspot). You will never face any type of difficulties and you will find improvement better than before, yet you have any query related to adding sitemap on blogger. Tell me by commenting.

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