Google XML Sitemaps

Google XML Sitemaps

This plugin will improve SEO by helping search enginess better index your site using sitemaps.

4.9
WPMeta Score

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Plugin Popularity 4.3
Author Activity 2.5
  • 👷🏻 This plugin is actively maintained and contributors are really committed to it!
  • 📥 Wow! 4,618 people download this plugin eveyday!
  • 🏂 Super good!! 92.20% users from more than 2,000,000 active installs are on the latest version!
  • 🎖 Excellent plugin. It's one of the Top 100 WordPress plugins here.
  • ❤️ Mindblowing! More than 2,026,280 people use plugins from this team.
  • 👨‍👨‍👧‍👧 One man show!! Only a single contributor for this plugin.
  • 📢 Aweful or Awesome?? 47 total updates and 47 in just last 12 months. That's a lot!
  • 🎂 This plugin celebrated it's 14th anniversary 1 month ago.

Peer Comparison

# Plugin WPMeta Score Users Rating
1Google XML Sitemaps4.92,000,000+4.9
2Ultimate Video SEO plugin3.83793.87
3Smart Sitemap.xml Tools1.9220
4Users Sitemap & Archive - WordPress Plugin1.4240
5Companion Sitemap Generator1.22,000+5
6Lana Sitemap0.9200+5
7Complete Image Sitemap0.7400+5

Description

Use this plugin to greatly improve SEO to create special XML sitemaps which will help search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and Ask.com to better index your site.

With such a sitemap, it’s much easier for the crawlers to see the complete structure of your site and retrieve it more efficiently. The plugin supports all kinds of WordPress generated pages as well as custom URLs. Additionally it notifies all major search engines every time you create a post about the new content.

Supported since over 9 years and rated as the best WordPress plugin, it will do exactly what it’s supposed to do – providing a complete XML sitemap for search engines. It will not break your site, slow it down or annoy you. Guaranteed!

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License

Good news, this plugin is free for everyone! Since it’s released under the GPL, you can use it free of charge on your personal or commercial site.

Translations

The plugin comes with various translations, please refer to the WordPress Codex for more information about activating the translation. If you want to help to translate the plugin to your language, please have a look at the sitemap.pot file which contains all definitions and may be used with a gettext editor like Poedit (Windows).