Search Illustrated: Search Engine Sitemaps
Looking for a way to direct the search crawlers to each and every page on your website? Google, Yahoo, and MSN have all agreed to support one method of submitting a site’s pages: through an XML map placed on the root of a website.
This week’s infographic shows how search engine sitemaps provide a quick and easy road map for crawlers to follow in order to locate and index each of the pages on your site.
Graphic by Elliance, an eMarketing firm specializing in results-driven search engine marketing, web site design, and outbound eMarketing campaigns. The firm is the creator of the ennect online marketing toolkit. The Search Illustrated column appears Tuesdays at Search Engine Land.
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