How Submit and Generate XML Sitemap in WordPress?


sitemap generator for wordpress

Do you want to submit and generate XML sitemap in wordpress? First you need to install wordpress sitemap generator plugin. I would like to suggest you to install Smart WordPress Seo . The plugin helps you to generate sitemap.

Here is step by step process to Submit and Generate Sitemap in WordPress


First install the smart wordpress seo plugin. Here is the method to install this sitemap generator plugin for wordpress.

Click on Plugin> Add New


how to generate sitemap in wordpress

After clicking on Add New, a new page will appear as given below. There is search box given in right bar. Type here Smart WordPress Seo . Now Install and Activate the smart wordpress seo.

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how to generate sitemap in wordpress step 2

After installing the smart seo wordpress plugin for sitemap, You can see the plugin in left sidebar. Click on Smart Seo then XML Sitemap


sitemap generator plugin in wordpress

Now you are just few steps away to generate xml sitemap for wordpress .  A new screen will appear after following above mentioned.  Now click on Build Sitemap . It will take only few seconds to build a sitemap. Then a message will appear Your Sitemap Has Built . Now click on view


generate xml sitemap in wordpress

Now a new screen will appear where you can see the sitemap of your wordpress blog. Copy sitemap.xml from url.


generate sitemap in wordpress

Now open google webmaster search console. You are just a step away to create sitemap for wordpress blog. Click on Crawl and then sitemap . 

After clicking on sitemap, a new box will appear in right site add/ test sitemap. Paste the copied url sitemap.xml and then click on submit button.  Once you have submitted, you can check for any error. You would be able to see the crawling status within 24 hours.


sitemap generator for wordpress

There are many sitemap generator plugin in wordpress.  Although i have suggested you the best one through which you can generate sitemap for wordpress in few simple steps.