Applies to Version(s): 3.8.1 - Current
Complexity Level: Easy
To create your sitemap in the Google Tools area, go to Marketing -> Google Tools
Then Click to expand the content area then click on Generate Sitemap.
This will create a sitemap.xml.gz file and dump it into the web root of your cart. Typically, to access the file you will want to go to: http://www.example.com/sitemap.xml.gz once it has been created. From here you will want to add the location of your site map into your Google Webmaster Tools account using this link: https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools and then follow the steps below to complete theprocess of telling google about your sitemap.
- Select Your Site on your Google search console home page.
- Click Crawl
- Click Sitemaps
- Click the ADD TEST/SITEMAP button
- Fill in sitemap.xml.gz in the field next to your domain
- Click the Submit Sitemap button.
Note: If you receive the error message "Your sitemap appears to be an HTML page. Please use a supported sitemap format instead," make sure that you have entered sitemap.xml.gz to the text field next to your domain (step 5).
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