SEO and the Importance of Sitemap

Almost every website has a homepage, contact page, an "about us" page etc. But must every website have a sitemap page as well? This has been a matter of discussion among the webmasters for a long time and we find that there are many websites today that still do not have a sitemap page. What really is the Sitemap and how is it useful? Well, a sitemap is just as the word suggests, a map of the entire website. From a sitemap page you are not far from any of the numerous pages on the site with a single or may be two clicks. It is a very convenient navigational structure.

The Google webmaster guideline requests us to have a sitemap on the website. It also suggests that with 100 or more links on a sitemap, it is always better to break the site map into separate pages. For websites … Read More