What Is Sitemap?
A sitemap is just a directory of all the pages existing on your site, like a table of contents showing the structure of your blog. Sitemaps help search engines crawl your site and index it properly. Search engines will crawl your site if you have a sitemap or not, but this makes the process easier and quicker for them.
How to create Sitemap for Blogger blog?
Creating a sitemap on Blogger is very easy. You can use blogger default sitemap or can generate your XML sitemap using sitemap generators.
Now blogger user no longer needs to generate Sitemap for their blog, cause Google will create a sitemap automatically when you create a blog on Blogger. You can view it by simply typing “/sitemap.xml” next to your blog address. It will look like http://yourdomain/sitemap.xml
If you want to generate your custom sitemap using sitemap generator, then Google Blogger blog also allow you to do that. Follow my steps below to generate your blogger sitemap using XML Sitemap Generator.
Step 1: Visit XML Sitemap Generator For Blogger
Step 2: In the box type your Blog URL
Step 3: Then Click on Generate Sitemap Button
It will show result like –
[# Blogger Sitemap generated on 0000.00.00(date)
Allow: /Sitemap: http://yourdomain/atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=500]
How to Submit a Sitemap On Blogger blog?
To submit your sitemap on Blogger Blogging platform follow my steps below.
Sitemap: enter your sitemap url here]
Step 2: Now click on Save Changes Button
Hope this helped you on how to create a sitemap for Blogger and submitting it in custom robots.txt file. If you face any difficulty there, please let me know by leaving your comments below.