Submitting XML sitemaps to Google Search Console makes it easier for Google to discover your web content. As a result, this procedure can significantly improve the speed and rate of your website’s indexing and re-indexing in Google Search.
The tools required to perform this procedure are:
- Go to your website’s WordPress Dashboard and navigate to SEO > XML Sitemaps. Confirm that the XML Sitemaps feature is enabled.
- Go to Google Search Console, navigate to Crawl > Sitemaps for the correct property and click Add/Test Sitemap.
sitemap_index.xmlinto the field and click Submit.
- Click Refresh.
- Confirm the XML sitemap is submitted.
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