Don't leave sitemap discovery down to chance. You can specify the location of your sitemap file in your `robots.txt` and help search engine crawlers to find it with ease.
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When serving up a sitemap you may choose whether or not to compress the file using gzip. Website owners often ask whether there is an SEO advantage to be gained in doing so. We aim to answer that question.
Sitemaps are a crucial part of optimising websites for search engines. The chagefreq and priority properties have long been available and are widely used. Just how important are they in modern SEO? You may be surprised.
Startup Heroes was founded in 2017 by Matt Oakley, an experienced software developer and entrepreneur. We work with startups as consultants, developers and marketers to help them succeed in the digital age.
Creating an XML Sitemap is one of the first steps in optimising a website for search engines. These documents can appear confusing and we aim to help you understand what a sitemap is and how to create one for your website.
There's been hot debate online about whether startups should outsources building their MVP or hire an in-house development team. We'll attempt to discuss the matter with real world examples to help you come to the right decision for your business.