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Search Engine Optimization => SEO Basics => Topic started by: seoinheritx on 11-22-2012, 03:50:45

Title: How Many Types of sitemap and which one is most useful.
Post by: seoinheritx on 11-22-2012, 03:50:45
Explain me what is sitemap and which sitemap is useful for SEO.
Title: Re: How Many Types of sitemap and which one is most useful.
Post by: martin001 on 11-23-2012, 03:51:17
Hello,

Sitemaps is an easy way for web masters to inform search engines about pages on their sites which are available for crawling.

There 5 types of sitemap.

1) HTML Sitemap
2) XML Sitemap
3) Text Sitemap
4) ROR Sitemaps
5) RSS Feed

For more details of types of sitemap please visit below url.

http://blog.pathofseo.com/2010/02/different-types-of-sitemap.html

As per my experience XML sitemap is useful as SEO purpose.

Thanks and Regards,
Martin
Title: Re: How Many Types of sitemap and which one is most useful.
Post by: patricka on 11-25-2012, 14:19:27
Two type of Sitemap.
- Sitemap.xml
- Sitemap.html
Sitemap.xml creates for search engine point of view & Sitemap.html for user point of view
Title: Re: How Many Types of sitemap and which one is most useful.
Post by: titly555 on 11-26-2012, 22:23:04
Hi
There are majorly four types of Site map:

sitemap.xml
sitemap.html
sitemap.txt
sitemap.gzip

Sitemap.xml and html is most important as per user and search engine point of view.  :)
Title: Re: How Many Types of sitemap and which one is most useful.
Post by: stonewood on 08-29-2014, 05:05:38
Sitemaps can be of many types but only 2 are useful.
1)XML sitemap for search engine crawler.
2) HTML sitemap for user navigation.
Title: Re: How Many Types of sitemap and which one is most useful.
Post by: Megan Brown on 09-03-2014, 03:04:23
The most common sitemaps are HTML and XML. An HTML sitemap allows site visitors to easily navigate a website, while XML enable search engines to crawl a website in a more effective manner. Both these sitemaps are useful for SEO.