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Re: Creating a site map to submit to Google and help search engines crawl my page

I think we are talking two different type of sitemaps.  😉


Here is a service that will create a sitemap file that you can then submit to Google:


As far as linking to your sitemap on your home page, I would link to a sitemap created for humans -- not the XML sitemap for Google which is not very userfriendly for site visitors.  


Your site visitor "sitemap" can be a list of important links within your site and categories to guide them to what they are looking for. This is a handy feature for folks who just what to drill down to what they are looking for.


You can create a simple HTML file with the basic structure of your site as links.  Too many links will defeate the purpose so just top level stuff will suffice.


HTH! 😉

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