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Web standards and guidelines

Exposing your website to search engines

Description

Guidance number:

TG122

Date issued:

March 2009

Version:

1.0

XML Sitemaps are the mandated means for improving the exposure of online content to Internet search engines and archiving tools.

This document explains the purpose of, and provides guidance for, the deployment of XML Sitemaps on UK Public Sector Websites.

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