Shimon Sandler

Google API vs Google Sitemaps

I was asked a question regarding using a Google API vs Google Sitemaps. Is it better to get webpages indexed by using the Google API or Google Sitemaps? So, let’s define what an API is, and how it is typically used. Wikipedia says an API is “An application programming interface (API) is a source code [...]

Shimon Sandler

Indexing Pages using an XML Sitemap

This is especially important for very large websites. The goal is to get more pages indexed. The more pages indexed, the more organic traffic. Simple as that. Here are the steps: 1) Create a XML sitemap using the sitemap protocol ( it’s as easy as plugging your URL into a free sitemap generator tool ). [...]