Sitemap Extension :Service Setup
Name: Sitemap Extension.
Description: Sitemap extension generates sitemap for your site and places on the server for search engine to read. Sitemap is helpful for search engines like.google,yahoo etc to crawl the website easily. This helps in effective indexing of the site.
Compatibility: AvactisNext 4.7.0
Installation:Download Sitemap Generator extension from https://www.avactis.com/members/wp-login.php. Extract the archives of this file to a directory on your local machine. Carefully read the “readme.extension.sitemap.txt” and perform the steps as per the instructions stated in readme.extension.sitemap.txt.
Usage: Generate a a new or updated sitemap.xml by following below mentioned steps
1) Go to Admin Front-> Extensions-> Configure Extensions-> Generate sitemap.
2) For the first time, you will get an option of generating a new sitemap. Click on "Generate". This will generate the sitemap.xml and gives an option to download the same at the end.
3) If sitemap file already exists at the root directory of your store, this will show a message "Sitemap already exist at your root folder". This will give two choices
a. Download: for downloading existing sitemap.xml and b. Generate: for generating a fresh new sitemap.xml
4) Upload downloaded sitemap.xml file to your preferred search engine's tools. e.g. To upload it onto search engines e.g. To upload sitemap on google go to GoogleWebMaster tool. https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en (for more information related to how to upload sitemap on google you can go on https://support.google.com/sites/answer/100283?hl=en)