- Provide summary information about all of the available content that is machine-readable.
- Reduce the energy impact related to the consultation of the site.
- Improve the way content is taken into account by search engines and indexing tools.
sitemap.xml file containing the listing of pages at the root of the website. If the XML format is not used, search engines accept a simple listing of URLs.
Using the URL of the website checked:
- Check that there is a
sitemap.xmlfile at the root of the site, by accessing it directly in the browser with a URL of the type http://example.com/sitemap.xml;
- Otherwise, consult the
robots.txtfile to find a specific URL mentioned in the format