If you want to get traffic to your blog via search engines like - Google, you must have to optimize you blog with some basic SEO methods. If you are a new to blogger then you have to be aware with the Google Webmaster Tools. This is a great tool which is provided by Google itself and it is a important part of SEO. It is used to index and crawl a website or blog on Google.
Its is very easy to use webmaster tool, You just have to verify your blog or website ownership in Google Webmaster Tools and then submit a simple sitemap. Whenever you update any new post to your blog, sitemap helps to submit that post to search engines.
Submit Blogger Sitemap To Google Webmaster Tools
Follow these steps to submit a sitemap:
1. Sign in to Google Webmaster Tools
2. Click on the blog title for which you want to add sitemap
3. Click on Sitemaps tab on left
4. Click Add/Test Sitemap button, At the top right corner of the page
atom.xml?redirect=false&start-index=1&max-results=5007. Press “Submit Sitemap” button and Refresh the page
Note: The above sitemap will work for 500 posts only. If you have more than 500 posts in your blogger, then you have to add one more sitemap. Whole procedure will be same but at this time you have to add this code white submitting sitemap