How to submit your sitemap to ask.com

On February 9, 2011, in Other Sitemaps, Sitemap Submission, by Hasim Coskun

Ask Sitemaps

Submitting your website to ask.com is very simple and easy.

Just open your browser and type this url:
http://submissions.ask.com/ping?sitemap=http://www.googlesitemap.net/sitemap.xml

Don’t forget to substitude your sitemap url in the querystring. When you get the “Your Sitemap submission was successful” message, everything is fine.

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What is Google Sitemap?

On January 26, 2011, in Google Sitemap, by Hasim Coskun

Google sitemap is a tool to help Google search engine to crawl your web site. It is XML structured file like this:


<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<urlset xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.sitemaps.org/schemas/sitemap/0.9 http://www.sitemaps.org/schemas/sitemap/0.9/sitemap.xsd" xmlns="http://www.sitemaps.org/schemas/sitemap/0.9">
<url>
<loc>http://www.googlesitemap.net/</loc>
<lastmod>2011-01-26T14:44:00+00:00</lastmod>
<changefreq>daily</changefreq>
<priority>1.0</priority>
</url>
<url>
<loc>http://www.googlesitemap.net/2010/10/11/what-is-google-sitemap/</loc>
<lastmod>2011-01-26T14:44:00+00:00</lastmod>
<changefreq>monthly</changefreq>
<priority>0.2</priority>
</url>
<url>
<loc>http://www.googlesitemap.net/privacy-policy/</loc>
<lastmod>2011-01-26T14:25:13+00:00</lastmod>
<changefreq>weekly</changefreq>
<priority>0.6</priority>
</url>
<url>
<loc>http://www.googlesitemap.net/contact/</loc>
<lastmod>2011-01-26T14:00:40+00:00</lastmod>
<changefreq>weekly</changefreq>
<priority>0.6</priority>
</url>
<url>
<loc>http://www.googlesitemap.net/about/</loc>
<lastmod>2010-10-11T12:59:48+00:00</lastmod>
<changefreq>weekly</changefreq>
<priority>0.6</priority>
</url>
</urlset>

And if you open this xml sitemap in a browser the output will be like this:

XML Sitemap

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