How to Submit Sitemap in Bing Webmaster Tools



How to Submit Sitemap in Bing Webmaster Tools

About Sitemaps :

Sitemaps are an excellent way to tell Bing about URLs on your site that would be otherwise hard to discover by our web crawler.

There are several formats you can use as Sitemaps to submit to Bing :
  • XML Sitemap
  • RSS 2.0
  • Yahoo! mRSS and Bing mRSS (Media RSS)
  • Atom 0.3 & 1.0
  • Text (a plain text file containing one URL per line)
Sitemaps are an excellent way to tell Bing about URLs on your site that would be otherwise hard to discover by our web crawler.

You have a few options to submit sitemaps to Bing :
  • By advertising the sitemap in your robots.txt file using a Sitemap: directive
  • By pinging Bing using a HTTP request
  • From inside your Bing Webmaster Tools account, either directly from the Sitemap widget on your site’s Dashboard or from within the full-fledged Sitemaps feature.

There are several formats you can use as Sitemaps to submit to Bing

Submitting Sitemaps from the Sitemaps Feature :

In addition to submitting sitemaps from your Dashboard, you can submit and manage your sitemaps in Sitemaps feature inside Webmaster Tools located in the Configure My Site section in the navigation pane. In Sitemaps, you can submit a sitemap as follows:

Submit Sitemap in Bing Webmaster Tools tutorial
  • Enter the full URL of the sitemap in the Submit a Sitemap text box
  • Click Submit.
You are done.


How to Submit Sitemap in Bing Webmaster Tools