Google XML Sitemaps

Google XML Sitemaps

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

5
WPMeta Score

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Plugin Popularity 4.3
Author Activity 3.5
  • πŸ‘·πŸ» This plugin is actively maintained and contributors are really committed to it!
  • πŸ“₯ Wow! 4,870 people download this plugin eveyday!
  • πŸŽ– Excellent plugin. It's one of the Top 100 WordPress plugins here.
  • ❀️ Mindblowing! More than 2,024,260 people use plugins from this team.
  • ✌️ Slowing down?? 23,212 downloads last week, which is down by 9,905 compared to earlier week.
  • πŸ‚ 41% of 2,000,000+ users are on the latest version.
  • πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘§ One man show!! Only a single contributor for this plugin.
  • πŸ“’ Aweful or Awesome?? 48 total updates and 48 in just last 12 months. That's a lot!
  • πŸŽ‚ This plugin celebrated it's 14th anniversary 6 months ago.

Peer Comparison

# Plugin WPMeta Score Users Rating
1Google XML Sitemaps52,000,000+4.9
2Tweakr – Utility Toolkit1.370+5
3SEO by 10Web15,000+5
4BuddyPress Power SEO0.930+0
5Surbma – Yoast SEO Sitemap to robots.txt0.91,000+5
6WP Simple SEO0.81,000+4.8
7Poor Man's WordPress SEO0.810+0

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).