Greatly improves your site’s SEO 🚀 with special XML Sitemap, HTML Sitemap and Google News.
Google XML Sitemap Generator
Google XML Sitemap Generator greatly improves SEO with special XML Sitemaps for search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing, Ask.com and Yandex to index your site faster.
This plugin works all over your website creating detailed Sitemap with all your Pages, Posts, Custom Posts and Taxonomies, improving your website Search Engine Optimization score.
Dynamic Google News Sitemap will be created automatically without creating any static files after enabling “Google News” in the Settings. And fully supports multilingual plugins like WPML, Polylang and more.
News Sitemap includes required fields Publication Name, Language, Title, Publication Date and is fully compatible with Google Publisher Center sitemap protocol.
Custom Sitemap URLs
You can easily add External or Internal URLs to your Sitemap under Plugin Settings. It makes your XML Sitemap easy customizable.
In addition, Google XML Sitemap Generator plugin allows you to display a sitemap under a custom URL on your website.
This plugin provides you with a very simple and clean UI to set Priority, Frequency options and easily Include/Exclude your Sitemap Pages, Posts, Custom Posts, Archives, Authors, Categories, Taxonomies and Tags.
Here is a short list of Google XML Sitemap plugin features.
- Custom XML Sitemap URL
- Automatically notifies Search Engines like Google, Bing, Ask and YAHOO about changes via ping
- Control Sitemap Options for all Pages, Posts, Custom Posts, Archives, Authors, Categories, Taxonomies and Tags
- Include/Exclude Taxonomies, Categories, Tags
- Add Custom URLs to your XML Sitemap
- Automatically add Sitemap entries to robots.txt
- WooCommerce support
- User-Friendly Interface
- No Coding required
Google News Features:
- Sitemap Tags: Publication Name, Language, Title and Publication Date
- Custom Google News URL
- Custom News Publication Name
- WPML support
- Polylang support
Upgrade to Pro Version
XML Sitemap Generator for Google PRO plugin provides more additional features. Go to the Next Level with Pro Version. Pro plugin works together with this Free Plugin and does not need any re-installation or deactivation of Free version.
- Exclude Pages, Posts, Custom Posts from Sitemap
- HTML Sitemap
- Posts Priority Automatic Calculation:
— by Number of Comments
— by Average Comments Count
- Premium Support
Google News Premium Features
- Include Custom Post Types
- Include Taxonomies
- Exclude Posts and Custom Posts from Google News
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Developed with love by WP Grim
This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.
- Upload the plugin files to the
/wp-content/plugins/directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress
- Please find more details on Plugin Installation in documentation
- Set Up Page in Settings -> XML Sitemap.
Where can I find Plugin Settings?
You can find plugin options under ** Settings > XML Sitemap**.
Contributors & Developers
“XML Sitemap Generator for Google” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
- Google News Sitemap added
- Google News custom Publication name feature added
- Google News custom Sitemap URL feature added
- Pro Version added
- WordPress 6.1 compatible.
- Minimum PHP Version downgraded
- Front page last modified time issue fixed
- WordPress 6.0 compatible.
- WordPress 5.9 compatible.
- WordPress compatibility update.
- Bug fixes.
- WordPress 5.8 compatible.
- WordPress 5.7 compatible.
- Bug fixes.